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Fadi Elhusseini Traduction‏ par Assia Akhras Assistons-nous à un signe avant-coureur d’une guerre de religion? Est-ce le début d’une nouvelle ère de violence qui n’épargnera peut être aucune nation ? Qu’est-ce que le radicalisme veut atteindre en commettant de tels actes ? Pourquoi cela se produit-il ? Existe-t-il une solution ?

  Posted by Fadi Elhusseini

Mr Slow Hand

The Commission has been incredibly slow the past couple of months. Many upcoming reports have been delayed, particularly within DG Sante. For example, the report on alcohol labelling, origin labelling, trans-fatty acids… This is not only due to the transition of the new Commissioners, officials, staff etc. An EU official puts the blame on Frans… » read more

  Posted by Heard in Europe

La transition énergétique est l’un des sujets dont on entend le plus parler depuis l’élection de François Hollande en 2012. Le projet de loi, maintenant porté par Ségolène Royal, a mis plus de deux ans à être présenté à l’Assemblée Nationale. Alors que la transition énergétique européenne semble enclenchée, la France parait être en retard… » read more

  Posted by Green Europe

Government institutions have a considerable role to play in creating breakthrough innovations. However, as experience demonstrates, not all forms of the state’s involvement in promoting innovation give rise to revolutionary technologies, and they are always paid for with taxpayers’ money. According to the latest studies on how landmark innovations that emerged in the IT, pharmaceutical… » read more

  Posted by Adam Czyzewski

Dear Dr Flüh Congratulations on your appointment as acting director responsible for bee-health in DG Santé. Your predecessor who had campaigned long and hard against the chemical and biotech industries, and had refused any semblance of dialogue, unfortunately has left you in a very difficult position with very little room for compromise on the neonicotinoid… » read more

  Posted by The Risk-Monger

Who’s this enjoying a cosy get together at a European Parliament bar? Why, it’s none other than disgraced former National Front leader Jean-Marie Le Pen! And is that disgraced former British National Party leader Nick Griffin sitting with him? It is! What on Earth could that gruesome twosome, both former MEPs, have to talk about… » read more

  Posted by Heard in Europe

Crude oil and the US dollar are interconnected on many levels. Oil is one of the world’s most important commodities, while the dollar is the most powerful reserve currency, held by central banks as part of their foreign exchange reserves. Changes in the price of oil and USD exchange rates have a strong impact on… » read more

  Posted by Adam Czyzewski

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