thenewsmarket.com > Beats > Politics and International Affairs http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/politics-and-international-affairs/all 54935a64-a9fc-4b61-a70b-fe0d38ad624d/Paradise papers - Rule of law in Malta and Poland - Left and right populism http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/paradise-papers---rule-of-law-in-malta-and-poland---left-and-right-populism/s/54935a64-a9fc-4b61-a70b-fe0d38ad624d Paradise papers - Rule of law in Malta and Poland - Left and right populism The EU will now push on with its efforts to tackle tax avoidance and to ensure all EU countries fully respect the rule of law. So that’s it for the November Strasbourg session. Find out more about... ]]> 11/16/2017 11:32:00 AM 9e151088-c687-432d-91f5-91f645d50833/Partners in Progress http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/partners-in-progress/s/9e151088-c687-432d-91f5-91f645d50833 Partners in Progress VO : Nothing could have prepared us for the chaos of the global recession of 2008—or Ireland’s swift decline. Aidan O’Hogan, Manager, Property Byte: As the market turned, mortgages began to show... ]]> 11/13/2017 10:47:00 PM af04afee-5c1b-4073-b1ac-e19a69edd7d1/IMF Regular News Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-regular-news-briefing/s/af04afee-5c1b-4073-b1ac-e19a69edd7d1 IMF Regular News Briefing The IMF supports maintaining subsidies and economic measures that help the poor in Jordan, spokesman Bill Murray told reporters Thursday (November 9) in Washington. The Fund supports measures by... ]]> 11/9/2017 9:20:00 PM f8ce4f26-e9ed-4eeb-8344-7949fdf483db/Young MEPs and MPs consider how to counter populism in Europe http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/young-meps-and-mps-consider-how-to-counter-populism-in-europe/s/f8ce4f26-e9ed-4eeb-8344-7949fdf483db Young MEPs and MPs consider how to counter populism in Europe A Young Parliament Members’ European Forum on 7 and 8 November brought together MEPs and MPs from across Europe. How to tackle the threat posed by extremist forces on the left and the right to... ]]> 11/9/2017 8:43:00 AM 85574f38-c1b2-47ec-94bb-c20b8ed5731f/Lessons from history: preventing the rise of undemocratic and extremist forces in our societies http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/lessons-from-history--preventing-the-rise-of-undemocratic-and-extremist-forces-in-our-societies/s/85574f38-c1b2-47ec-94bb-c20b8ed5731f Lessons from history: preventing the rise of undemocratic and extremist forces in our societies The House of European History hosted a debate on 7 November 2017 to mark 100 years since the Russian Revolution. At the time it looked like a hopeless putsch by a small group of ideological... ]]> 11/7/2017 5:49:00 PM d40d95f5-d1bb-4973-bbc0-dceaee396c5d/Giving Schengen databank muscle to secure borders http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/giving-schengen-databank-muscle-to-secure-borders/s/d40d95f5-d1bb-4973-bbc0-dceaee396c5d Giving Schengen databank muscle to secure borders The European Parliament’s Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs approved reports on three pieces of legislation calling for greater access and use of the Schengen Information... ]]> 11/7/2017 9:36:00 AM 82c74d3b-b4d4-40cd-9f28-213811fb6920/Brexit, Turkey, Interrail tickets, EU border Entry-Exit System, posted workers http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/brexit--turkey--interrail-tickets--eu-border-entry-exit-system--posted-workers/s/82c74d3b-b4d4-40cd-9f28-213811fb6920 Brexit, Turkey, Interrail tickets, EU border Entry-Exit System, posted workers At the European Parliament’s latest plenary, following the latest round of Brexit talks, MEPs and EU officials discussed preparing for a ‘no deal’ scenario. MEPs backed EU Member States’ decision... ]]> 10/27/2017 8:07:00 AM 16cfa7aa-2717-4412-8ac8-3f4b971dc63d/Democratic Opposition of Venezuela awarded Sakharov Prize for human rights http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/democratic-opposition-of-venezuela-awarded-sakharov-prize-for-human-rights/s/16cfa7aa-2717-4412-8ac8-3f4b971dc63d Democratic Opposition of Venezuela awarded Sakharov Prize for human rights The Conference of Presidents of the European Parliament has decided to award this year’s Sakharov Prize to the Democratic Opposition of Venezuela and the political prisoners held in detention in... ]]> 10/26/2017 10:13:00 AM d5e4d971-0bd0-488c-9ba5-71bc1792c1e6/EPP Group seeks to improve EU rules for posted workers http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/epp-group-seeks-to-improve-eu-rules-for-posted-workers/s/d5e4d971-0bd0-488c-9ba5-71bc1792c1e6 EPP Group seeks to improve EU rules for posted workers The European Commission has proposed a revised version of the Posting of Workers Directive. The aim is to improve EU rules for workers who are temporarily posted abroad. Elisabeth Morin-Chartier,... ]]> 10/24/2017 7:52:00 AM 48864c06-fb5d-41f4-ab3a-99ee35812606/Give young farmers a better chance to fight desertification http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/give-young-farmers-a-better-chance-to-fight-desertification/s/48864c06-fb5d-41f4-ab3a-99ee35812606 Give young farmers a better chance to fight desertification With a dramatically ageing farming population, Europe needs to provide more help for young farmers to become the future of agriculture. At the European Parliament, the EPP Group’s Fourth European... ]]> 10/19/2017 3:39:00 PM 597b2c9a-9710-4568-9971-69bfd8e8910c/Intra-ASEAN trade could exceed US$375 billion by 2025 http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/pricewaterhousecoopers-llp/intra-asean-trade-could-exceed-us-375-billion-by-2025/s/597b2c9a-9710-4568-9971-69bfd8e8910c Intra-ASEAN trade could exceed US$375 billion by 2025 In November, South East Asia will be at the front of the global economic stage, when both the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) and the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) meet.... ]]> 10/19/2017 1:16:00 PM f54b6df5-ee27-4a15-8133-dde83c794fc8/Improving the emergency services for EU citizens http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/improving-the-emergency-services-for-eu-citizens/s/f54b6df5-ee27-4a15-8133-dde83c794fc8 Improving the emergency services for EU citizens The EPP Group hosted a cross-party event in the European Parliament in Brussels at which MEPs met representatives from the emergency services from across the European Union. The aims of the event... ]]> 10/18/2017 3:29:00 PM 0f47f944-b8dd-4955-931b-ea4a32d8e497/IMF-Greece Meeting http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-greece-meeting/s/0f47f944-b8dd-4955-931b-ea4a32d8e497 IMF-Greece Meeting The Greek economy is on the road to recovery and welcomed partnership with the International Monetary Fund going forward, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said after meeting with IMF Managing... ]]> 10/17/2017 12:45:00 AM 28308bbe-0eaa-47c4-bdb7-06d608bbbe5e/IMFC Presser http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imfc-presser/s/28308bbe-0eaa-47c4-bdb7-06d608bbbe5e IMFC Presser The world’s financial leaders vowed to work together in a “window of opportunity” to promote the global recovery. The International Monetary Fund’s policymaking body met in Washington on Saturday... ]]> 10/14/2017 8:52:00 PM e14939c9-833f-4abb-81ab-3e67b7ec5020/IMF PHOTO - IMFC http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-photo---imfc/s/e14939c9-833f-4abb-81ab-3e67b7ec5020 IMF PHOTO - IMFC International Monetary and Financial Committee gathers in Washington for the IMF’s Annual Meetings. Leaders are looking to boost cooperation and communication to move the global economy to more... ]]> 10/14/2017 5:57:00 PM 6d0d46a9-fa64-4d0e-82a3-2fcffd0591b3/IMF PLENARY http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-plenary/s/6d0d46a9-fa64-4d0e-82a3-2fcffd0591b3 IMF PLENARY At the open of the 2017 Annual Meetings of the World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagare urged policymakers to adopt policies for inclusive growth.... ]]> 10/13/2017 7:06:00 PM 5a8ddb56-6902-4ada-a678-e0f802c8cfe3/IMF Asian Economies http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-asian-economies/s/5a8ddb56-6902-4ada-a678-e0f802c8cfe3 IMF Asian Economies (Washington, DC Friday 13 October 2017) IMF: Asia and Pacific Still Engine of Global Growth but Gap Closing Asia’s growth is forecast to be 5.6 percent in 2017 and 5.5 percent in 2018, maintaining... ]]> 10/13/2017 6:08:00 PM 06c30ad6-be0d-447e-90ae-ab6f2f687a57/G20 Finance Ministers Family Photo http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/g20-finance-ministers-family-photo/s/06c30ad6-be0d-447e-90ae-ab6f2f687a57 G20 Finance Ministers Family Photo G20 Finance Ministers held a meeting in Washington Thursday coinciding with the Annual Meetings of the World Bank and IMF. The G20 is currently hosted by Germany, while the next chair will be... ]]> 10/13/2017 3:26:00 AM 71f7158a-a56f-40f3-b91f-a6c3fe528f7b/IMF Lagarde Presser http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-lagarde-presser/s/71f7158a-a56f-40f3-b91f-a6c3fe528f7b IMF Lagarde Presser At a news conference to open the IMF-World Bank Annual Meetings, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde on Thursday urged world leaders to reinforce a strengthening global recovery and seize an... ]]> 10/12/2017 7:04:00 PM 8d4cca62-bed9-4574-a18a-2a4d1a7ab554/Making online shopping easier with fair shipping prices http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/making-online-shopping-easier-with-fair-shipping-prices/s/8d4cca62-bed9-4574-a18a-2a4d1a7ab554 Making online shopping easier with fair shipping prices The European Parliament’s Transport Committee has approved legislation that would require more transparency and closer regulatory oversight of parcel delivery prices. The aim is to make shipping... ]]> 10/12/2017 2:51:00 PM aad85c4c-9b5a-45c4-8dd2-2d8ab3398750/IMF Future of Work http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-future-of-work/s/aad85c4c-9b5a-45c4-8dd2-2d8ab3398750 IMF Future of Work Experts gathered at the International Monetary Fund on Wednesday to try to predict the future of work in a rapidly changing world. IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde and a panel of business,... ]]> 10/11/2017 11:44:00 PM 134c4401-f88c-4009-9fc3-eebfa69fa00a/IMF Global Financial Stability Report http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-global-financial-stability-report/s/134c4401-f88c-4009-9fc3-eebfa69fa00a IMF Global Financial Stability Report Banks and capital markets continue to grow healthier a decade after the global financial crisis struck, but regulators and executives must not become complacent the IMF announced in the Global... ]]> 10/11/2017 5:40:00 PM 6c5b8543-32f2-420d-adc9-110597183362/IMF Fiscal Monitor Report http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-fiscal-monitor-report/s/6c5b8543-32f2-420d-adc9-110597183362 IMF Fiscal Monitor Report The IMF is offering a prescription of fiscal policies to promote inclusive growth and combat income inequality that remains despite a strengthening global economic recovery. While global... ]]> 10/11/2017 1:30:00 PM 00ea3274-cf80-485d-a76f-2277605a7c4e/IMF Global Financial Stability Report http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-global-financial-stability-report/s/00ea3274-cf80-485d-a76f-2277605a7c4e IMF Global Financial Stability Report Banks and capital markets continue to grow healthier a decade after the global financial crisis struck, but regulators and executives must not become complacent the IMF announced in the Global... ]]> 10/11/2017 12:00:00 PM 9e0cbafc-feae-4cab-8326-21d336606c04/IMF World Economic Outlook http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-world-economic-outlook/s/9e0cbafc-feae-4cab-8326-21d336606c04 IMF World Economic Outlook The IMF’s latest World Economic Outlook (WEO) finds that the global recovery is continuing at a faster pace, with growth marked up to 3.6 percent this year and 3.7 percent in 2018, driven by the... ]]> 10/10/2017 7:02:00 PM d95a3df2-23e7-43e8-9e97-dd9c6de7ccfd/IMF World Economic Outlook http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-world-economic-outlook/s/d95a3df2-23e7-43e8-9e97-dd9c6de7ccfd IMF World Economic Outlook Global growth is strengthening and is broad-based, but pockets of negative growth and concern over debt-levels mean that policy makers must not be complacent, the IMF announced in the latest World... ]]> 10/10/2017 1:01:00 PM 78b9c3df-6b78-4e95-b091-37c267bbf7ac/Post-disaster rebuilding with EU Solidarity Fund http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/post-disaster-rebuilding-with-eu-solidarity-fund/s/78b9c3df-6b78-4e95-b091-37c267bbf7ac Post-disaster rebuilding with EU Solidarity Fund The EU has just approved a record €1.2 billion from its Solidarity Fund to help rebuild quake-struck central Italy. On EPPTV’s monthly programme People First, MEP Giovanni La Via talks about how... ]]> 10/10/2017 9:07:00 AM ddcde05c-da96-4c55-a591-ea1638317271/Brexit, Catalonia, Cybersecurity, EU Fraudbusters http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/brexit--catalonia--cybersecurity--eu-fraudbusters/s/ddcde05c-da96-4c55-a591-ea1638317271 Brexit, Catalonia, Cybersecurity, EU Fraudbusters At its latest plenary session, the EPP Group backed the EU Brexit negotiators’ demand that the UK agrees on the divorce price tag before advancing to talks on trade and future relations. In the... ]]> 10/5/2017 11:29:00 AM 131eca5d-822a-48d1-a5b5-0eddef6cca37/IMF Economy Speech Harvard http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-economy-speech-harvard/s/131eca5d-822a-48d1-a5b5-0eddef6cca37 IMF Economy Speech Harvard The global economy is on an upswing, but now is not the time for complacency said IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde at Harvard on Thursday (October 5th). "We must not let a good recovery go... ]]> 10/5/2017 4:22:00 AM 2ec32418-aa18-4b34-81b9-d04eb3ad8f35/IMF Regular News Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-regular-news-briefing/s/2ec32418-aa18-4b34-81b9-d04eb3ad8f35 IMF Regular News Briefing The IMF supports US tax reform in principle, but is looking for details on the new proposal backed by the Trump Administration before passing judgement on its impact spokesman Bill Murray told... ]]> 9/28/2017 7:25:00 PM b3426a58-0eb7-4863-bbc4-6760163f2a14/EPP Group asks EU Member States to boost services sector http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/epp-group-asks-eu-member-states-to-boost-services-sector/s/b3426a58-0eb7-4863-bbc4-6760163f2a14 EPP Group asks EU Member States to boost services sector The services sector accounts for as much as 2/3 of the European Union’s economy. But it’s underperforming because of barriers making it harder for businesses to set up or expand into other EU... ]]> 9/28/2017 11:55:00 AM 02e821ef-4ea5-497e-bf62-ae0064327d6d/In new Brexit talks, UK must clarify its goals http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/in-new-brexit-talks--uk-must-clarify-its-goals/s/02e821ef-4ea5-497e-bf62-ae0064327d6d In new Brexit talks, UK must clarify its goals In the latest round of Brexit talks in Brussels this week, the EPP Group says the UK must make concrete proposals. Group Chairman Manfred Weber says while UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s recent... ]]> 9/26/2017 3:18:00 PM b11f5f5c-ff1c-463c-8900-a0b79a27d453/EPP Group’s Manfred Weber optimistic of new pro-European German government http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/epp-group-s-manfred-weber-optimistic-of-new-pro-european-german-government/s/b11f5f5c-ff1c-463c-8900-a0b79a27d453 EPP Group’s Manfred Weber optimistic of new pro-European German government After the latest German elections, EPP Group Chairman Manfred Weber says he believes Chancellor Angela Merkel will be able to form a multi-party coalition that will support a strong European Union. ]]> 9/26/2017 2:54:00 PM de314ea8-01aa-41a2-addf-9bc5d73d8f29/IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-bi-weekly-briefing/s/de314ea8-01aa-41a2-addf-9bc5d73d8f29 IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing The IMF is “saddened” by the terrible impact of Hurricane Irma on the Caribbean islands and Florida coast and stands ready to help recovery efforts, spokesman Gerry Rice said Thursday in... ]]> 9/14/2017 7:51:00 PM 94b6ae12-364d-4d2b-ba5a-c31cf4f0f70c/State of the Union, Fipronil scandal, Turkey, Venezuela http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/state-of-the-union--fipronil-scandal--turkey--venezuela/s/94b6ae12-364d-4d2b-ba5a-c31cf4f0f70c State of the Union, Fipronil scandal, Turkey, Venezuela At the European Parliament’s latest plenary, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker proposed plans to strengthen the EU27 as Brexit talks proceed. Parliament also debated action on the... ]]> 9/14/2017 10:43:00 AM c67e172b-286d-41af-9991-bd05815d30b4/Post-Brexit talks - future EU-UK ties - possibly in 2018, says Barnier http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/post-brexit-talks---future-eu-uk-ties---possibly-in-2018--says-barnier/s/c67e172b-286d-41af-9991-bd05815d30b4 Post-Brexit talks - future EU-UK ties - possibly in 2018, says Barnier With little progress in the Brexit talks, EU Chief Negotiator Michel Barnier says the second phase of negotiations focusing on a trade accord and other future ties may not begin until early next... ]]> 9/13/2017 2:49:00 PM aa61efa6-4832-445c-b5bc-444182dd9180/ECJ rejection of Hungary and Slovakia action against asylum seekers mandatory relocation is a positive signal http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/ecj-rejection-of-hungary-and-slovakia-action-against-asylum-seekers-mandatory-relocation-is-a-positi/s/aa61efa6-4832-445c-b5bc-444182dd9180 ECJ rejection of Hungary and Slovakia action against asylum seekers mandatory relocation is a positive signal Manfred Weber, EPP Group Chairman said in statement, that EU high court ruling against Hungary and Slovakia refusal to apply the provisional mandatory mechanism for relocation of asylum seekers is... ]]> 9/6/2017 12:20:00 PM d11dbd82-b80e-41c0-9fb1-4e5ef67233b4/MEPs discuss how to tackle contaminated eggs scandal http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/meps-discuss-how-to-tackle-contaminated-eggs-scandal/s/d11dbd82-b80e-41c0-9fb1-4e5ef67233b4 MEPs discuss how to tackle contaminated eggs scandal In August, contaminated eggs were found in over half of European Union countries. EU countries reacted by shutting down certain farms and removing contaminated eggs and egg products from... ]]> 8/31/2017 4:23:00 PM b2e674e1-0bc3-4c06-a38a-4505e9af03a3/Trade, Economic Growth and Inequality http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/trade--economic-growth-and-inequality/s/b2e674e1-0bc3-4c06-a38a-4505e9af03a3 Trade, Economic Growth and Inequality Though trade has helped drive economic growth, some countries in Latin America and the Caribbean have not capitalized on its benefits. A recent IMF study explores the relationship between trade,... ]]> 8/4/2017 3:52:00 PM a0e8d716-219e-4fd2-8e31-ad050178a77d/Prospects for regional trade integration http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/prospects-for-regional-trade-integration/s/a0e8d716-219e-4fd2-8e31-ad050178a77d Prospects for regional trade integration Latin America and the Caribbean has benefitted from global trade networks, but trade within the region is lower than most emerging markets. What can be done to boost regional integration? ]]> 8/4/2017 3:51:00 PM b2e545f2-98f7-4491-adc4-c93c4995af2a/Policies to support trade and exports http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/policies-to-support-trade-and-exports/s/b2e545f2-98f7-4491-adc4-c93c4995af2a Policies to support trade and exports ↵ The recent outlook for Latin America and the Caribbean remains weak. This has led to a renewed focus on the opportunity to leverage trade for growth. The right policies should be adopted to... ]]> 8/4/2017 3:50:00 PM 12cc0fd2-9e4d-4f59-92f9-a6a08937b310/IMF WEO Update http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-weo-update/s/12cc0fd2-9e4d-4f59-92f9-a6a08937b310 IMF WEO Update The world economy shows solid growth in the latest update to the IMF’s World Economic Outlook. But there are risks on the horizon and the IMF is calling on countries to use the current brighter... ]]> 7/24/2017 3:00:00 AM deb74498-7fb1-4df4-8597-4fae6aa67328/IMF Press Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-press-briefing/s/deb74498-7fb1-4df4-8597-4fae6aa67328 IMF Press Briefing The IMF Executive Board has set out its key priorities and goals in the upcoming year Alfred Kammer, Deputy Director of the IMF’s SPR Department told reporters Thursday, July 20 in Washington, DC.... ]]> 7/20/2017 6:17:00 PM 23637077-8a73-4907-a28e-d04a3df409c7/Smart Borders: stepped-up security, better ID system http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/smart-borders--stepped-up-security--better-id-system/s/23637077-8a73-4907-a28e-d04a3df409c7 Smart Borders: stepped-up security, better ID system The European Parliament’s Civil Liberties Committee OKs a proposed a digital Entry/Exit System for visitors to the EU. It is part of the European Union’s Smart Borders package of measures that... ]]> 7/12/2017 2:56:00 PM 22903520-6f6a-4b7d-a5f7-71e924d8bf0c/Fight tax avoidance with more transparency, data exchange http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/fight-tax-avoidance-with-more-transparency--data-exchange/s/22903520-6f6a-4b7d-a5f7-71e924d8bf0c Fight tax avoidance with more transparency, data exchange European finance ministers including Germany´s Wolfgang Schäuble joined with MEPs to call for more action to fight tax avoidance. They came to lend their support to the European Parliament´s... ]]> 7/12/2017 9:12:00 AM 629f1c65-8781-48f3-b66f-797bab3a0e88/EU defence, Turkey report, new Digital Commissioner http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/eu-defence--turkey-report--new-digital-commissioner/s/629f1c65-8781-48f3-b66f-797bab3a0e88 EU defence, Turkey report, new Digital Commissioner At its latest plenary session, the European Parliament debated how to build a common defence, it approved a resolution calling on Turkey to reverse anti-democratic policies or face a suspension of... ]]> 7/6/2017 11:51:00 AM 4dd1c4f1-c46e-49c3-8e9e-ec072194e866/Analyze This! Corruption http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/analyze-this--corruption/s/4dd1c4f1-c46e-49c3-8e9e-ec072194e866 Analyze This! Corruption Corruption can have devastating social and economic consequences. ]]> 7/5/2017 8:32:00 PM 463088a6-14a9-42e4-942b-fc6089b64fac/EU to counter tax avoidance by companies http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/eu-to-counter-tax-avoidance-by-companies/s/463088a6-14a9-42e4-942b-fc6089b64fac EU to counter tax avoidance by companies Many multi-national companies artificially shift their profits to low tax countries. The European Parliament will be voting in July on a new law that would shed light on these tax avoidance... ]]> 6/28/2017 7:33:00 AM 6a8b0786-0d46-426a-bf44-b477dde8036b/IMF US Economy http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-us-economy/s/6a8b0786-0d46-426a-bf44-b477dde8036b IMF US Economy The IMF sees a strengthening US economy, but noted that uncertainty surrounding fiscal stimulus spending and tax reform will slow growth projections going forward, Western Hemisphere Department Direct ]]> 6/27/2017 8:10:00 PM 8156c439-f066-4ec4-8496-8614140f8fc0/EPP MPs and MEPs Tackle Globalisation http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/epp-mps-and-meps-tackle-globalisation/s/8156c439-f066-4ec4-8496-8614140f8fc0 EPP MPs and MEPs Tackle Globalisation The EU needs to step up efforts to adapt to globalisation to address voter concerns and create sustainable employment, say EPP MPs and MEPs meeting at the European Parliament. The regular EPP... ]]> 6/26/2017 3:46:00 PM 72eb7945-ec50-4486-8f95-6ec61f1a34f5/IMF Weekly Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-weekly-briefing/s/72eb7945-ec50-4486-8f95-6ec61f1a34f5 IMF Weekly Briefing The IMF believes progress has been made on debt-relief for Greece, but urges all sides to continue to seek a sustainable plan for the long term, spokesman Gerry Rice told reporters Thursday (June... ]]> 6/22/2017 7:57:00 PM 841c60f1-c5f3-4737-a969-716284c54a90/Free WiFi for all in Europe http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/free-wifi-for-all-in-europe/s/841c60f1-c5f3-4737-a969-716284c54a90 Free WiFi for all in Europe An EU programme to install WiFi in thousands of communities across Europe will help people build skills and businesses to benefit from the digital revolution, says Anne Sander, EPP Group... ]]> 6/22/2017 1:07:00 PM eb5de320-ecff-4ad3-91e4-bc12fd1215ad/Digital Revolution to Help Europeans Adapt and Profit from it, says Mariya Gabriel http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/digital-revolution-to-help-europeans-adapt-and-profit-from-it--says-mariya-gabriel/s/eb5de320-ecff-4ad3-91e4-bc12fd1215ad Digital Revolution to Help Europeans Adapt and Profit from it, says Mariya Gabriel At her Parliament Commissioner-designate hearing, Mariya Gabriel promised to seek new measures to benefit from the digital revolution. The Bulgarian EPP Group MEP said they include helping workers... ]]> 6/20/2017 5:59:00 PM 47647075-e21a-4bf6-ae27-77785f542b5e/Suspend Accession Talks Unless Turkey rethinks Reforms http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/suspend-accession-talks-unless-turkey-rethinks-reforms/s/47647075-e21a-4bf6-ae27-77785f542b5e Suspend Accession Talks Unless Turkey rethinks Reforms The European Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee approves Parliament’s review of the latest European Commission progress report on accession talks with Turkey. The resolution calls for the... ]]> 6/20/2017 10:56:00 AM 3b338b61-b322-4671-bf0a-95b0120e8ccf/Climate change, energy efficiency labelling, Erasmus http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/climate-change--energy-efficiency-labelling--erasmus/s/3b338b61-b322-4671-bf0a-95b0120e8ccf Climate change, energy efficiency labelling, Erasmus At the European Parliament’s latest plenary, EU leaders stressed that the EU will press on with its environmental commitments despite the US decision to withdraw from the Paris climate deal. Also... ]]> 6/15/2017 10:58:00 AM c9b0b812-049b-4e28-b01a-f659f8968b07/No more roaming charges as of June 2017 http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/no-more-roaming-charges-as-of-june-2017/s/c9b0b812-049b-4e28-b01a-f659f8968b07 No more roaming charges as of June 2017 As of 15 June, people will no longer pay roaming charges to use their mobile phones abroad in the EU. It follows lengthy debates kick-started by the EPP Group some ten years ago. The European... ]]> 6/14/2017 1:00:00 PM 9e13b970-6790-4a8e-aaee-eec833deb820/Erasmus celebrates 30 years of success http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/erasmus-celebrates-30-years-of-success/s/9e13b970-6790-4a8e-aaee-eec833deb820 Erasmus celebrates 30 years of success Former Erasmus students from all over Europe and MEPs attended celebrations in the European Parliament marking 30 years of the Erasmus student exchange programme. EPP Group Chairman Manfred Weber... ]]> 6/13/2017 3:53:00 PM f89ce852-9e75-4ea8-9bef-16f96fd0cb1b/Armenia's 25th Anniversary at the IMF http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/armenia-s-25th-anniversary-at-the-imf/s/f89ce852-9e75-4ea8-9bef-16f96fd0cb1b Armenia's 25th Anniversary at the IMF On their 25th anniversary of being a member at the IMF, Deputy Managing Director Tao Zhang congratulates Armenia on being part of the international community ]]> 6/9/2017 5:17:00 PM c0d3afb9-55f1-4eac-a0bf-13ce8b35cdca/Copyright rules fit for the digital age http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/copyright-rules-fit-for-the-digital-age/s/c0d3afb9-55f1-4eac-a0bf-13ce8b35cdca Copyright rules fit for the digital age EU lawmakers want to ensure that new copyright rules based on European Commission legislative proposals are fit for the digital age. They want to ensure broad access to online content whilst... ]]> 6/9/2017 7:39:00 AM a748bdb7-5dfd-4e90-a5f4-c6b9ea4a86f4/Strengthening cybersecurity is EPP Group priority http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/strengthening-cybersecurity-is-epp-group-priority/s/a748bdb7-5dfd-4e90-a5f4-c6b9ea4a86f4 Strengthening cybersecurity is EPP Group priority An EPP Group hearing on cybercrime and cybersecurity, organised by Elissavet Vozemberg-Vrionidi MEP, examined the situation in the EU and discussed proposals to contribute to the Group’s priorities. ]]> 6/8/2017 9:04:00 AM 92d81a3e-942d-4aa7-85e5-ce2473ffffc6/Energy Union to secure supplies in crisis http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/energy-union-to-secure-supplies-in-crisis/s/92d81a3e-942d-4aa7-85e5-ce2473ffffc6 Energy Union to secure supplies in crisis The European Parliament’s Industry, Research and Energy Committee has approved a plan for the EU’s Energy Union to ensure gas supplies in times of crisis. The EPP Group’s Rapporteur Jerzy Buzek of... ]]> 5/30/2017 3:53:00 PM ccd538f2-d867-43ba-aafb-a8f58157a8a9/IMF Weekly Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-weekly-briefing/s/ccd538f2-d867-43ba-aafb-a8f58157a8a9 IMF Weekly Briefing The IMF sees differences narrowing and optimism by all sides that an agreement on a program for Greece may soon be reached Gerry Rice told reporters Thursday (May 25) in Washington. “I would... ]]> 5/25/2017 9:08:00 PM 01c599d7-60a1-46d4-94e2-f2141aa21605/Brexit, portability of online content, globalisation http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/brexit--portability-of-online-content--globalisation/s/01c599d7-60a1-46d4-94e2-f2141aa21605 Brexit, portability of online content, globalisation At the European Parliament’s latest plenary, MEPs debated the EU’s approach to the Brexit negotiations The EPP Group stressed that withdrawal discussions must come first and then partnership... ]]> 5/18/2017 10:51:00 AM a483beba-50e8-41e2-8fd3-4ce75256ad6f/Visa-free travel for Ukrainians at long last http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/visa-free-travel-for-ukrainians-at-long-last/s/a483beba-50e8-41e2-8fd3-4ce75256ad6f Visa-free travel for Ukrainians at long last Following a lengthy procedure during which Ukraine has put in place major reforms, the EU grants visa-free travel to Ukrainians. ]]> 5/17/2017 4:33:00 PM 2817f8b1-5620-4a26-b7e7-c3ae33ae6480/Global study on CEO trends indicates a significant uptick in CEOs forced out of office for ethical lapses http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/pricewaterhousecoopers-llp/global-study-on-ceo-trends-indicates-a-significant-uptick-in-ceos-forced-out-of-office-for-ethical-l/s/2817f8b1-5620-4a26-b7e7-c3ae33ae6480 Global study on CEO trends indicates a significant uptick in CEOs forced out of office for ethical lapses The share of CEOs forced out of office for ethical lapses has been on the rise, according to the 2016 CEO Success study released today by Strategy&, PwC’s strategy consulting business. ]]> 5/14/2017 11:02:00 PM 33a4bcbf-59f8-41d3-b680-ef0e350ce029/Citizens’ rights a red line in Brexit talks http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/citizens--rights-a-red-line-in-brexit-talks/s/33a4bcbf-59f8-41d3-b680-ef0e350ce029 Citizens’ rights a red line in Brexit talks At a European Parliament hearing, the Civil Liberties Committee discusses the Brexit negotiations with concerned citizens and civil society. Across party lines are calls to guarantee citizens’... ]]> 5/11/2017 5:21:00 PM 08472aa4-b7d7-45f0-9090-2b1237171865/EU common defence policy to face external threats http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/eu-common-defence-policy-to-face-external-threats/s/08472aa4-b7d7-45f0-9090-2b1237171865 EU common defence policy to face external threats A joint military command in Brussels is an important step towards establishing a European defence force and saving money through interoperability. The EPP Group’s Michael Gahler, spokesman on EU... ]]> 5/10/2017 11:54:00 AM 79305988-f598-4b82-9bb9-f52235d6ba61/Europe Day: celebrating the EU's accomplishments http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/europe-day--celebrating-the-eu-s-accomplishments/s/79305988-f598-4b82-9bb9-f52235d6ba61 Europe Day: celebrating the EU's accomplishments We’re celebrating Europe Day today and that is a great opportunity to remind ourselves of our successes over the last years and decades. There is peace, of course. And that’s a big success. But... ]]> 5/9/2017 2:30:00 PM 738ae457-e9f9-4d15-883d-f7eff3fbcf79/French Elections: EPP Group support for ‘les Républicains’ in French Parliamentary Vote http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/french-elections--epp-group-support-for--les-r-publicains--in-french-parliamentary-vote/s/738ae457-e9f9-4d15-883d-f7eff3fbcf79 French Elections: EPP Group support for ‘les Républicains’ in French Parliamentary Vote The next step for France is to vote for a new Parliament; France needs a clear and very convincing reform agenda. ‘Les Républicains’ are the driving force in this regard. They have a clear plan... ]]> 5/9/2017 1:18:00 PM 8dc4c094-8dc4-4803-8146-ffe15e49f39b/Middle East and North Africa 2017 Economic Outlook Update http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/middle-east-and-north-africa-2017-economic-outlook-update/s/8dc4c094-8dc4-4803-8146-ffe15e49f39b Middle East and North Africa 2017 Economic Outlook Update A more favorable global environment—including higher expected growth and some firming of commodity prices—is providing some breathing space for the MENAP region after what has been a difficult period. ]]> 5/8/2017 8:40:00 PM d0335f8d-e9b7-4ce6-9860-64e7fb708777/Regional Economic Outlook for the Caucasus and Central Asia http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/regional-economic-outlook-for-the-caucasus-and-central-asia/s/d0335f8d-e9b7-4ce6-9860-64e7fb708777 Regional Economic Outlook for the Caucasus and Central Asia A more favorable global environment is helping to improve economic prospects in the Middle East, North Africa, Afghanistan, and Pakistan (MENAP) and Caucasus and Central Asia (CCA) regions,... ]]> 5/8/2017 8:40:00 PM 310c47e5-cf8f-4947-8a23-16faee4e0a46/EU digital drive: free Wi-Fi and new rules on content http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/eu-digital-drive--free-wi-fi-and-new-rules-on-content/s/310c47e5-cf8f-4947-8a23-16faee4e0a46 EU digital drive: free Wi-Fi and new rules on content The European Parliament has approved a project called Wifi4EU - free Wi-Fi for up to 8,000 communities - to help drive Europe towards a digital single market and expand public services. The... ]]> 5/3/2017 3:16:00 PM 402b8145-14d8-4c61-a17d-b3c0ac20b93b/EU steps up the fight to combat child sexual abuse and exploitation http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/eu-steps-up-the-fight-to-combat-child-sexual-abuse-and-exploitation/s/402b8145-14d8-4c61-a17d-b3c0ac20b93b EU steps up the fight to combat child sexual abuse and exploitation Child sexual abuse is a major problem that the EU is working hard to eradicate. In 2011, the EU stepped up the fight with new legislation obliging EU countries to, for example, increase criminal... ]]> 4/28/2017 7:29:00 AM a89f919a-c2db-4d60-837d-efcc48adadab/EU values at stake in debates on Turkey and Hungary http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/eu-values-at-stake-in-debates-on-turkey-and-hungary/s/a89f919a-c2db-4d60-837d-efcc48adadab EU values at stake in debates on Turkey and Hungary In European Parliament debates on Turkey’s disputed referendum and on Hungary’s policies, MEPs discussed how to press both governments to respect civil and social rights. The EPP Group’s Chairman... ]]> 4/26/2017 5:53:00 PM e0ec8192-1cfc-44aa-847d-a82e37027a6f/Protect Growth Momentum, Preserve Interconnectedness http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/protect-growth-momentum--preserve-interconnectedness/s/e0ec8192-1cfc-44aa-847d-a82e37027a6f Protect Growth Momentum, Preserve Interconnectedness Reflecting on the outcomes of the Spring Meetings, IMF’s David Lipton emphasized the importance of interconnectedness and added, “those who ask for it have to be open to addressing the legitimate... ]]> 4/25/2017 9:18:00 PM bda7005e-3276-44a3-b452-6bda9afd25fe/Step up fight against Russian anti-EU fake news http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/step-up-fight-against-russian-anti-eu-fake-news/s/bda7005e-3276-44a3-b452-6bda9afd25fe Step up fight against Russian anti-EU fake news The EU must combat Russian undercover efforts to hijack politics in the West by coordinating its counterintelligence efforts and by providing more funding and staff to combat disinformation... ]]> 4/25/2017 10:29:00 AM 35610d59-55e2-4a71-be14-6f0b2b91e6c6/Stronger Cooperation to Promote Inclusive Growth http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/stronger-cooperation-to-promote-inclusive-growth/s/35610d59-55e2-4a71-be14-6f0b2b91e6c6 Stronger Cooperation to Promote Inclusive Growth Agustín Carstens said, after the Spring Meetings, that interaction between countries is very relevant. More importantly, inclusive growth is very important and countries should invest in the... ]]> 4/24/2017 9:54:00 PM e313914e-cd59-4016-b8a4-34cee490920d/U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and IMF MD Christine Lagarde Discuss Economic Cooperation http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/u.s.-treasury-secretary-steve-mnuchin-and-imf-md-christine-lagarde-discuss-economic-cooperation/s/e313914e-cd59-4016-b8a4-34cee490920d U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin and IMF MD Christine Lagarde Discuss Economic Cooperation The US Treasury and the IMF share many goals and maintain a strong partnership, the leaders of the two institutions announced Saturday. US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin held a one-on-one... ]]> 4/23/2017 12:23:00 AM aa775379-7501-4f34-95b2-6895b328efef/IMFC Calls for Stronger Cooperation on Comprehensive Policy Mix to Promote Inclusive Growth http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imfc-calls-for-stronger-cooperation-on-comprehensive-policy-mix-to-promote-inclusive-growth/s/aa775379-7501-4f34-95b2-6895b328efef IMFC Calls for Stronger Cooperation on Comprehensive Policy Mix to Promote Inclusive Growth The world’s financial leaders vowed to work together to support strong economic growth while helping those who have been left behind. In a news conference after the Spring Meetings of the... ]]> 4/22/2017 8:50:00 PM 66c38bdf-759d-4c1b-a61e-5b83b33e43b7/IMF Governors Discuss Steps to Strengthen Recovery http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-governors-discuss-steps-to-strengthen-recovery/s/66c38bdf-759d-4c1b-a61e-5b83b33e43b7 IMF Governors Discuss Steps to Strengthen Recovery International Monetary and Financial Committee gather in Washington for Spring meeting. Leaders are looking to boost cooperation and communication to move the global economy to more sustainable... ]]> 4/22/2017 5:00:00 PM 89f5f5a0-c222-4561-82c5-2ea60322b3d8/IMF: Latin America and the Caribbean are Recovering, but Slowly http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf--latin-america-and-the-caribbean-are-recovering--but-slowly/s/89f5f5a0-c222-4561-82c5-2ea60322b3d8 IMF: Latin America and the Caribbean are Recovering, but Slowly The International Monetary Fund discussed regional economic issues in Latin America and the Caribbean on Friday, saying the region is recovering, though slowly. The region is trailing many others... ]]> 4/21/2017 9:41:00 PM 119c9612-d323-412f-ac88-4e35cb56a1fa/IMF: Middle East Gains Breathing Space; Some Threats Remain http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf--middle-east-gains-breathing-space--some-threats-remain/s/119c9612-d323-412f-ac88-4e35cb56a1fa IMF: Middle East Gains Breathing Space; Some Threats Remain The International Monetary Fund discussed regional economic issues in the Middle East and Central Asia on Friday. While the outlook for the region is better, the IMF warned there are lingering... ]]> 4/21/2017 9:21:00 PM 20ef5dc7-0984-4c31-afb4-388f94395478/IMF: Asia and Pacific Outlook Robust, but Risks Remain http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf--asia-and-pacific-outlook-robust--but-risks-remain/s/20ef5dc7-0984-4c31-afb4-388f94395478 IMF: Asia and Pacific Outlook Robust, but Risks Remain Asia’s growth is forecast to accelerate in 2017 to 5.5 percent, up from 5.3 percent in 2016, according to the IMF. This makes Asia the leader of global economic growth, say IMF economists in a... ]]> 4/21/2017 7:09:00 PM b80aba13-54ee-43e4-bad3-5ed6e46c5114/Lagarde: Women are Fastest Road to Inclusive Growth http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/lagarde--women-are-fastest-road-to-inclusive-growth/s/b80aba13-54ee-43e4-bad3-5ed6e46c5114 Lagarde: Women are Fastest Road to Inclusive Growth Although the economic benefits of female economic empowerment and the policies that support its advancement are well-known, much remains to be done to deliver on the goal of a meaningful and... ]]> 4/20/2017 11:36:00 PM 648024a6-6154-41f8-8f0d-97d6ae6d6f3d/IMF’s Lagarde Calls for Inclusive Global Growth, Trade http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-s-lagarde-calls-for-inclusive-global-growth--trade/s/648024a6-6154-41f8-8f0d-97d6ae6d6f3d IMF’s Lagarde Calls for Inclusive Global Growth, Trade At a news conference to open the IMF-World Bank Spring Meetings, IMF chief Christine Lagarde urged world leaders to cooperate to promote sustainable growth that improves the lives of all. ]]> 4/20/2017 7:57:00 PM e3a3f097-b54f-4045-a25d-fcfdb75c7d81/Helping boost growth and jobs http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/helping-boost-growth-and-jobs/s/e3a3f097-b54f-4045-a25d-fcfdb75c7d81 Helping boost growth and jobs The IMF works with governments around the world to modernize their economic policies and institutions. This helps countries strengthen their economy and create more jobs. ]]> 4/19/2017 9:30:00 PM 073ab44b-619c-4ee1-af78-32184ea73ac2/IMF FM Key Messages http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-fm-key-messages/s/073ab44b-619c-4ee1-af78-32184ea73ac2 IMF FM Key Messages The IMF’s latest Fiscal Monitor reports public debt of advanced economies will remain at 100% of gross domestic product for the foreseeable future, emerging markets should show improvement. ]]> 4/19/2017 2:18:00 PM fe950882-f476-402c-86e1-0d1387ca1f5e/IMF GFSR Key Messages http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-gfsr-key-messages/s/fe950882-f476-402c-86e1-0d1387ca1f5e IMF GFSR Key Messages The IMF’s Global Financial Stability Report reports greater stability, some vulnerabilities. ]]> 4/19/2017 2:17:00 PM 312e427b-f402-414b-ac5c-bffa7944d1f4/IMF World Economic Outlook http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-world-economic-outlook/s/312e427b-f402-414b-ac5c-bffa7944d1f4 IMF World Economic Outlook The global economy is picking up speed and momentum, but serious risks remain to growth the IMF announced in its World Economic Outlook report Tuesday in Washington. “Things are really looking up... ]]> 4/18/2017 6:48:00 PM a8544915-3d44-4f1f-8660-8cd55bcd1c21/Building a More Resilient and Inclusive Global Economy http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/building-a-more-resilient-and-inclusive-global-economy/s/a8544915-3d44-4f1f-8660-8cd55bcd1c21 Building a More Resilient and Inclusive Global Economy As the world economy is gaining momentum, two elements are needed—a foundation of sound domestic policies combined with a steadfast commitment to international cooperation—to create a more... ]]> 4/14/2017 2:04:00 AM b89f9aff-5503-492d-911f-001389dff9f6/About the IMF http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/about-the-imf/s/b89f9aff-5503-492d-911f-001389dff9f6 About the IMF The International Monetary Fund and its 189 member countries work together to foster global monetary cooperation and financial stability. The ultimate goals as envisaged by the countries that... ]]> 4/11/2017 1:31:00 PM c3c02391-038a-4d07-b3b3-adb2cb9c0857/IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-bi-weekly-briefing/s/c3c02391-038a-4d07-b3b3-adb2cb9c0857 IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing The IMF is offering support to Egypt to help bring down inflation and protect the country's "poorest and most vulnerable citizens, spokesman Gerry Rice told reporters Thursday in Washington. ]]> 4/6/2017 9:23:00 PM 782435f2-699e-447e-9c13-181b2da243d0/Brexit debate, Dijsselbloem flap, car emissions, medical device safety http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/brexit-debate--dijsselbloem-flap--car-emissions--medical-device-safety/s/782435f2-699e-447e-9c13-181b2da243d0 Brexit debate, Dijsselbloem flap, car emissions, medical device safety At the European Parliament’s latest plenary session, MEPs approved a plan for Brexit negotiations which are to focus on the UK’s exit process first, then on trade and other matters. The EPP... ]]> 4/6/2017 10:12:00 AM 1fc81f15-cddd-4cf1-990b-3c2f6ad450fd/EPP Group meeting: Together we will succeed after Brexit http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/epp-group-meeting--together-we-will-succeed-after-brexit/s/1fc81f15-cddd-4cf1-990b-3c2f6ad450fd EPP Group meeting: Together we will succeed after Brexit The EPP Group gathered in Malta to discuss the prospects of the European Union on the day that the British government activated Article 50 of the Treaty to leave the EU. EPP Group Chairman Manfred... ]]> 3/30/2017 10:07:00 AM 5a407783-c240-464d-9ebe-e13817889e57/Weber: Brexit day is a sad day, but London has to respect citizens, businesses and Northern Irish rights http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/weber--brexit-day-is-a-sad-day--but-london-has-to-respect-citizens--businesses-and-northern-irish-ri/s/5a407783-c240-464d-9ebe-e13817889e57 Weber: Brexit day is a sad day, but London has to respect citizens, businesses and Northern Irish rights “Today, it’s a sad day for Europe, a historic mistake”, says EPP Group Chairman Manfred Weber. He hopes that the British Government and the EU Institutions will carefully take into consideration... ]]> 3/29/2017 4:04:00 PM ac381cef-4f4c-40a3-bd1d-b837ceeffe43/Dijsselbloem should resign over vulgar and insulting remarks row, says EPP Group chief http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/dijsselbloem-should-resign-over-vulgar-and-insulting-remarks-row--says-epp-group-chief/s/ac381cef-4f4c-40a3-bd1d-b837ceeffe43 Dijsselbloem should resign over vulgar and insulting remarks row, says EPP Group chief EPP Group chairman Manfred Weber asks for the resignation of the head of Eurogroup, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, after sexist and offending remarks made against southern member states of the European... ]]> 3/29/2017 7:27:00 AM 2ea8dc0f-b3a7-464b-8c89-2986d75c2991/Treaty of Rome: 60 years of peace and a better life for Europeans, says Manfred Weber http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/treaty-of-rome--60-years-of-peace-and-a-better-life-for-europeans--says-manfred-weber/s/2ea8dc0f-b3a7-464b-8c89-2986d75c2991 Treaty of Rome: 60 years of peace and a better life for Europeans, says Manfred Weber The Treaty of Rome that founded the European Union 60 years ago has ended centuries of conflict and improved Europeans’ daily lives. EPP Group Chairman Manfred Weber comments on how far the EU has... ]]> 3/28/2017 7:30:00 AM 379c7d17-8968-419d-8398-0e04eb9426ba/The 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/the-60th-anniversary-of-the-treaty-of-rome/s/379c7d17-8968-419d-8398-0e04eb9426ba The 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome EPPTV presents a lively look at the intrigue behind the signing of the European Union’s founding document, the Treaty of Rome, which was signed 60 years ago on 25 March 1957. The short documentary... ]]> 3/24/2017 9:30:00 AM de926b0d-ccff-45fc-8333-2d260ecc665e/IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/imf/imf-bi-weekly-briefing/s/de926b0d-ccff-45fc-8333-2d260ecc665e IMF Bi-Weekly Briefing The recent G20 ministerial meeting in Germany showed a consensus for free trade measures and the IMF is ready to support open trade “conducted under fair rules and well-enforced,” IMF Spokesman... ]]> 3/23/2017 8:21:00 PM 68d8984f-66da-4552-83a3-feaa34140145/EU law to allow travel in EU with your online books, films, TV, music http://www.thenewsmarket.com/global/epp-tv/eu-law-to-allow-travel-in-eu-with-your-online-books--films--tv--music/s/68d8984f-66da-4552-83a3-feaa34140145 EU law to allow travel in EU with your online books, films, TV, music The European Parliament’s Legal Affairs Committee has approved a content portability regulation that will allow EU citizens to access their online music, films and other content when they travel... ]]> 3/23/2017 12:17:00 PM