April 2018

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) and French President Emmanuel Macron stand behind a model of the Humboldt Forum in the Berlin Palace before talks in Berlin on April 19, 2018. Photo: Kay Nietfeld / POOL / AFP
German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) and […]

Germany hits brakes on Macron’s European dreams

French President Emmanuel Macron's vision for a stronger EU may be under threat as a growing rift emerges with Germany on everything from defence to his plans for deeper eurozone integration.
Demonstrators wave EU and UK flags in London (UK) on 16.01.2018 in an anti-Brexit demonstration in front of the British Parliament in Westminster. Photo: Tom Nicholson / Zuma Press / dpa +++ (c) dpa - broadcasting +++
Demonstrators wave EU and UK flags in Lo […]

British anti-Brexit groups launch ‘People’s Vote’ campaign

MPs, celebrities and business leaders have launched a campaign calling for a public vote on the final Brexit deal between the UK and the European Union.
27.03.2017, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Medewege: Ein Traktor pflügt in der Abendsonne einen Acker eines Biohofes bei Medewege in der Nähe von Schwerin (Aufnahme mit einer Drohne). Landwirte und Kleinbauern in Europa sollen nach dem Willen der EU-Kommission besser vor unfairer Behandlung durch große Handelskonzerne geschützt werden. (Zu dpa «Bauern in EU sollen vor unfairen Handelspraktiken geschützt werden »)
27.03.2017, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Mede […]

EU proposes crackdown on unfair trading practices of food products

The European Commission wants to equip small and medium-size food suppliers and companies with more bargaining power against big retailers and food processors.