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Slovenian Presidency over the Council of the EU

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1.7.2021 – From July 1 Slovenia will (together with Portugal and Germany) reside over the Council of the EU. Slovenia will strive to actively contribute to strenghtening the EU’s resilence to health, economic, energy, climate and cyber crises. Priorities can be summarized in four key points: recovery from the pandemic, the future of Europe, strengthening [...]

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Connecting Europe Express

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7.5.2021 -The European Commission has announced the route of a special train (Connecting Europe Express), which will emphasize the importance of railways in connecting people and the economy and the role of the European Union in shaping infrastructure policies on the occasion of the European Year of Railways. The train will start its journey on [...]

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Romania taking over EU Council Presidency


9.1.2019 – European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will attend the ceremony for the Romanian EU Council Presidency on the 10 and 11 January 2019 in Bucharest. Live on EbS + on Thursday. Romania has taken over 6 months presidency on the 1 January 2019.  More: here Source: EC Press

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Austrian Presidency

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4.7.2018 – On July 1, 2018, Austria took over the Presidency of the Council of the European Union for the third time after 1998 and 2006. As holder of the Presidency, Austria will contribute significantly to the legislative and political work of the Council, but the possibilities to shape the agenda are more limited than [...]

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Malta took over the EU presidency

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Malta takes over the rotating presidency from Slovakia. The priorities of this first-ever Maltese presidency are three M : Maritime, Mediterranean, Migration. “The next six months must be about putting citizens at the heart of the EU agenda”, she added. “Europe needs to start listening to its people and acting on their concerns and aspirations,” [...]

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