February 2018

ARCHIV - Eine Geschäftsfrau mit Pumps und Kostüm steht zwischen Geschäftsleuten mit Anzug am 16.03.2015 in Hannover (Niedersachsen) auf einem Messestand auf der CeBIT 2015. Foto: Christian Charisius/dpa (zu dpa "Studie: Immer weniger Frauen im Vorstand börsennotierter Unternehmen" vom 13.07.2015) +++(c) dpa - Bildfunk+++
ARCHIV - Eine Geschäftsfrau mit Pumps […]

Income differences between men and women in the EU

The income differences between the sexes in a European comparison by country, age and profession
President of European Council Donald Tusk gives a joint press with EU Commission President Jean Claude Juncker after an informal meeting of the 27 EU heads of state or government at the European Council headquarters in Brussels on February 23, 2018. Photo: John Thys / AFP
President of European Council Donald Tus […]

‘Pure illusion’: EU’s Tusk slams Britain’s Brexit plans

EU President Donald Tusk has dismissed plans for post-Brexit relations with London, reportedly devised by the British government, as "based on pure illusion".
Malian soldiers, part of a joint military force the G5 Sahel, patrol on November 2, 2017 in central Mali, in the border zone between Burkina Faso and Niger. Photo: Daphné Benoit / AFP
Malian soldiers, part of a joint militar […]

EU doubles Sahel force funding but African leaders issue warning

European leaders have doubled their funding for a force tackling jihadists in the Sahel, but African leaders warn the money must come quickly if it is to be effective.
British Prime Minister Theresa May walks over the "Wildfowl and Wetland Trust" site in London (UK) on 13.01.2018. The British government wants to drastically reduce the consumption of plastic by 2042. This announced Prime Minister Theresa May in a speech on 11.01.2018. Photo: Dan Kitwood / PA Wire / dpa +++ (c) dpa -Bildfunk+++
British Prime Minister Theresa May walks […]

Pro-Brexit Conservatives urge clean break from EU

More than 60 Conservative lawmakers have written to British Prime Minister Theresa May demanding a quick, clean break from the European Union.