Saturday, March 28, 2020

EU-Politics

A major reshuffle in the British Government

Several British government ministers have been fired in a drastic reshuffle by Prime Minister Boris Johnson. The list includes the names of: Sajid Javid, Chancellor of the Exchequer (Finance Minister) Julian Smith, minister for Northern Ireland Chris Skidmore, minister...

EU and UK launches intensive round of negotiations on Brexit

The European Union sees new opportunities for agreement and launches another intensive round of negotiations with Great Britain. The diplomat sources confirmed on Friday, the German Press Agency reported in Brussels. New round of negotiations further brings the hope of...

Romania: Dancila’s government overthrown after no-confidence vote

Social Democratic government of Romania under Prime Minister Viorica Dancila was voted out of office by the parliament on Thursday. The motion of no confidence brought by 238 MPs and Senators of six political parties. The opposition parties accused...

Boris Johnson to face rebellion in his cabinet

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has to face a rebellion in his cabinet. The resistance to a Brexit without a contract is increasing, the Times has reported. In the Cabinet of the British Prime Minister Boris Johnson According to a...

Johnson rules out further Brexit postponement

The British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has ruled out a further shift of Brexit. The EU should not "erroneously" assume that Britain will remain in the state union beyond the current exit date at the end of October, Johnson...

The Independent: Scotland’s judiciary is looking into the possibility of Johnson conviction and imprisonment for Brexit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces new legal challenge to Brexit 10 days after being insulted by the Scottish Supreme Court. Scotland's High Civil Court is scheduled to hear a lawsuit asking Johnson to extend negotiations on the EU exit...

Boris Johnson to submit final proposal for a withdrawal agreement to the EU today

A few weeks before the deadline, Boris Johnson wants to make his final proposal for a withdrawal agreement to the EU. His offer is described by the PM as a "fair compromise". At the same time he threatens with...

Austria: People’s Party sweeps the elections

The People's Party (OVP) won the National Council elections in Austria. According to preliminary final result from Sunday evening, OVP gained 38.4 percent of the vote, an increase of 6.9 Points in comparison to the previous election in 2017. The...

Austria prepares for the election under cloudy economic forecasts

Austria has prepared for the general elections under cloudy economic forecast. Austrian economists find it difficult to be heard in politics. Maybe that's because they're off the beaten track. That applies at least to the Wifo Institute for Economic...

Boris Johnson sticks to the law that does not suit him

So great are the doubts that Boris Johnson, according to nebulous hints, will stick to a law that does not suit him. A former (conservative) Attorney General threatens the acting (conservative) Prime Minister with the prison. The bill, whose draft...

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3.3 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits after the Corona outbreak

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World Bank asks bilateral creditors to suspend debt payments from IDA countries

The World Bank Group and International Monetary Fund have issued the following joint statement to the G20 concerning debt relief for the poorest countries: The...

Turkish doctor: Turkey could have as many as 145,000 undiagnosed coronavirus cases

Dr. Muhammet Emin Akkoyunlu, a chest specialist at the Medipol University Hospital, revealed that the number of Coronavirus infections in Turkey could be around...

Time Square turns into Ghost Square after stores closes in New York, fearing Corona

Time Square is known as New York City's, USA, as one of the sleeping areas, which usually attracts more than 330,000 visitors daily, as...