Tag: European Union

August 31, 2022

“Ukraine is not Luxembourg”: Scholz spoke about the expansion of the European Union

German Chancellor calls for EU reform from within German Chancellor Olaf Scholz proposes a major enlargement of the European Union, but with accompanying reform. To expand the EU, Brussels must first change, the head of the German government believes. Photo: Global Look Press The European Union must to expand significantly, but first it must make fundamental reforms so that the enlarged bloc can still function, […]

August 30, 2022

Scholz called for the creation of a common air defense system of the European Union

Germany intends to support the EU's efforts to create its own rapid reaction force, independent of NATO, and deploy a European air defense system /756617852757504.jpg 673w” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > < source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/320xH/media/img/4/50/756617852757504.jpg 320w" media="(max-width: 320px)" > Olaf Scholz German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, during his speech at the Charles University in Prague, called on European countries to create […]

August 28, 2022

Borrell warns of serious consequences of sanctions for the European Union

European official Josep Borrell warned of serious consequences of sanctions for the EU /v6_top_pics/resized/673xH/media/img/2/83/756616797860832.jpg 673w” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width : 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > Josep Borrell In the near future, the EU will face serious difficulties due to sanctions against Russia, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell told Kronen Zeitung. According to him, one cannot deny the […]

August 22, 2022

The Ministry of Industry and Trade proposed exceptions to the ban on the entry of trucks from the European Union

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has named some exceptions for the entry of trucks that travel from the EU to Russia. Earlier, RBC and Interfax sources said that the authorities would ban them from entering the country from October 1 as a mirror response to EU sanctions /2/33/756611261363332.jpg 673w” media=”(max-width: 320px) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi )” >< source srcset="https://s0.rbk.ru/v6_top_pics/resized/800xH/media/img/2/33/756611261363332.jpg 800w" […]

August 16, 2022

The head of the Lithuanian Foreign Ministry saw the “exhausted appetite” for sanctions from the European Union

Lithuanian Foreign Minister Landsbergis sees EU's “dry appetite” for sanctions against Russia EU countries fear winter and upcoming problems with gas supplies, and therefore Europe has no desire to increase restrictions against Russia, Landsbergis said. He allowed the situation to change after overcoming the challenges ) and (-webkit-min-device-pixel-ratio: 2), (max-width: 320px) and (min-resolution: 192dpi)” > Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis Pressure on Russia with the […]

July 18, 2022

Lavrov saw a “geopolitical gambit” in the status of Ukraine in the European Union

The West has moved away from the “either-or” principle to “whoever is not with us is against us,” Lavrov is sure. In his opinion, Ukraine has become an “eternal candidate” in the European Union for the role of “extras in the games” of Western countries Granting Ukraine and Moldova the status of a candidate member of the European Union became part of the “geopolitical gambit” […]

June 19, 2022

The EC called the conditions for the withdrawal of the status of a candidate member of the European Union from Ukraine

Ukraine should continue reforms to combat corruption, the influence of oligarchs and support for minorities, otherwise the achievements in integration with the European Union will be canceled, the EC pointed out, recommending that it be granted candidate status Candidate Member Status The European Union could be withdrawn from Ukraine if a number of conditions are not met, including strengthening the fight against top-level corruption and […]

June 18, 2022

What will give Ukraine and Moldova a recommendation for admission to the European Union

And why the European Commission has questions about Georgia The European Commission's recommendation to grant Ukraine and Moldova the status of an EU candidate country opens up a long process of negotiations and reforms. RBC figured out what milestones await countries on their way to the EU “What will the recommendation for admission to the European Union give Ukraine and Moldova” /> What was the […]

May 18, 2022

Why Hungary and Turkey interfere with the plans of the European Union and NATO

And will the two countries be able to achieve the cancellation of the initiatives criticized by Moscow The special positions of Hungary and Turkey hinder the efforts of the EU and NATO in their confrontation with Russia. What is the reason, does Budapest and Ankara have a desire to take into account the position of Moscow and how everything can end – RBC figured out […]

May 14, 2022

Why Russia changed its position on Ukraine’s accession to the European Union

Moscow has changed its position on Kyiv's accession to the European Union. Experts interviewed by RBC note that it is too early to talk about the real accession of Ukraine to the EU, but Moscow already refuses to see the nuances in Western policy What was said in Russia about Ukraine's accession to the EU Chapter Foreign Ministry Sergei Lavrov on Friday questioned the harmlessness […]

May 7, 2022

Vucic announced his refusal to “trample friendship in the East” on the way to the European Union

Serbia will remain militarily neutral and continue to seek EU membership, Vučić said, noting that Belgrade is guided by its own interests and will not “extinguish its friendship” with other partners under pressure Serbia's strategic path is directed to the European Union, but the country will not, under pressure and contrary to its own interests, change its attitude towards partners in the East, Serbian President […]

March 16, 2020

India bars entry of travellers from UK, EU, Turkey

India has temporarily barred entry of travellers from United Kingdom, European Union, Turkey and European Free Trade Association from March 18. In addition, those either coming from or transiting through UAE, Qatar, Oman, and Kuwait will need to be quarantined for 14 days. Both these measures are temporary and will be in force till March 31.

March 5, 2020

‘Trade impact of coronavirus for India at $348m’

The trade impact of the coronavirus epidemic for India is estimated to be about $348 million. Among the most affected economies are the European Union ($15.6 billion), the United States ($5.8 billion), Japan ($5.2 billion), South Korea ($3.8 billion), Taiwan Province of China ($2.6 billion) and Vietnam ($2.3 billion).

February 2, 2020

Schengen visa application fee hiked to Euro 80

“The visa fee increases from Euro 60 to Euro 80. This increase is the first one since 2006,” an European Union official said. A Schengen visa is needed to visit 26 European countries, including Austria, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Switzerland and Spain.