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Conference On EU Space Policy January 29-30
2013-01-28 13:47:43

The fifth high-level Conference on EU Space Policy, 'Building Up a Global Tool for Global Challenges', takes place on 29–30 January at the Charlemagne building of the European Commission in Brussels.

2009-03-20 09:27:19

European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso in Brussels dismissed the notion that U.S.

2009-03-19 11:48:26

European Commission President Jose Barroso said eurozone member states should focus their financial resources on social problems as well as banks. On the eve of a two-day meeting in Brussels, Barroso said it would be a fundamental error to have leaders focus on financial regulation and skip social consequences of the economic crisis, the EU Observer reported Thursday. It would be unacceptable that EU leaders meet at the highest level and that they discuss the problems of the banks and not...

2008-10-13 09:00:15

Update: Eurozone leaders hold emergency summit on financial crisis PARIS, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) -- Leaders from the eurozone countries met in Paris on Sunday for their first ever summit in an urgent bid to seek a joint response to the spreading financial crisis.

2008-06-14 06:00:08

Text of report by independent German news agency ddp Berlin / Dublin (ddp) - For the present, the EU Reform Treaty has come to grief on the rocks of the Irish "no" vote.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.