Copernicus approved

by Richard Stahl Industry MEPs approved Copernicus, the EU’s new Earth Observation System, on Thursday, thus endorsing an informal deal reached with the Council…

Germany looses momentum

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (left) with President José Manuel Barroso   by Ralph T. Niemeyer For quite a while Germany appeared to stand tall…

Goldman Sucks

Greek Prime Minister Samaras and European Parliament President Schulz Samaras: no pressure by banks to privatise. Schulz: shadow banks can’t be regulated, only the…

More Funds for Surveillance, Border & Asylum

Civil liberties MEPs back funds for asylum, migration and internal security                                                                              by Linda Sommerschütt Border crossing Poland-Ukraine   EU countries will have to allocate…