EP/EU Affairs
 

EU's external borders to remain closed to citizens of most third countries

  • 2020-06-29
  • LETA/DPA/TBT Staff

BRUSSELS - The European Union will continue to ban travelers from the United States and most other countries beyond July 1, dpa informed, citing EU diplomats.  Only 14 countries made it onto the list of states that will be allowed into the bloc, includi...

Read more

 
 

European Commission, 14 EU member states sign deal on islands' transition to green energy

TALLINN – Altogether 14 countries of the European Union and the European Commission signed a memorandum of understanding on the Clean Energy for EU Islands initiative with which a cooperation platform is to be established to promote the transition of islands to green energy. &...

EU renews sanctions on Russia by 1 year

TALLINN - The Council of the European Union on Thrusday decided to renew the sanctions introduced in response to the illegal annexation of Crimea and Sevastopol by the Russian Federation until June 23, 2021. The extension of the sanctions will enter into force on June 20. &...

European Commission, 14 EU member states sign deal on islands' transition to green energy

TALLINN – Altogether 14 countries of the European Union and the European Commission signed ...

EU renews sanctions on Russia by 1 year

TALLINN - The Council of the European Union on Thrusday decided to renew the sanctions introduced...

European media organizations urge EU Commission to crack down on online disinformation

BRUSSELS - European broadcasting organizations, publishers and journalists called on the European...

EU launches website on Covid-19 restrictions for international travelers

BRUSSELS - The European Union launched an official website reopen.europa.eu on Monday to inform t...

MEP Vaidere concerned about growing inequality between EU members states after Covid-19 crisis

RIGA - There are concerns that in the aftermath of the Covid-19 crisis, inequalities between Euro...

EU borders could be gradually re-opened this summer season - European Commission

BRUSSELS - The European Commission reckons EU countries could reopen borders with other member st...

European Commission steps up fight against money laundering, terrorist financing

TALLINN – The European Commission on Thursday put forward a comprehensive approach to furth...

EU mulls reopening internal borders in mid-May - Lithuanian minister

VILNIUS - With the coronavirus pandemic waning, the European Union (EU) is mulling a possibility ...

European Parliament calls for EUR 50 bln EU Coronavirus Solidarity Fund

TALLINN – Members of the European Parliament want to see a massive recovery package to supp...

EU ambassador to Ukraine: EU sanctions against Russia to remain tied to Minsk agreements

KYIV - The European Union's economic sanctions against Russia are politically tied to Russia&...

EC invites member states to prolong restriction on non-essential travel to EU until May 15

TALLINN - The European Commission on Wednesday invited Schengen member states and Schengen-associ...

Talks on how long EU fiscal rules should remain suspended yet to follow - Dombrovskis

RIGA - Talks on the length of the time period for which the European Union's fiscal rules rem...

Govt to authorize use of Estonian defense forces in new EU military operation

TALLINN - The Estonian government at a sitting on Thursday is to authorize the use of the defense...

EU should start working on strategy to ensure coordinated exit from Covid-19 crisis - Karins

RIGA - The EU should start working on a strategy to ensure coordinated exit from the Covid-19 cri...

Please enter your username and password.