Kramp-Karrenbauer, Angela Merkel’s likely successor, is to become defense minister. The Merkel-ally has struggled to connect with the public since taking over as head of the Christian Democrats (CDU) last year.
In Bucegi Mountains, Romania, people experience very unusual weather conditions in the middle of this year’s summer season.
In Poland, a shiny, blue bike path has been built. It was inspired by Van Gogh’s painting, entitled ‘Starry Night’.
Ancient Buddhist clay heads and other precious artefacts looted from Iraq and Afghanistan and illegally exported to the UK will soon be returned to their country of origin.
Twenty-three Aeronautics Industry leaders, Research Organisations and University Associations across Europe signed today a Joint Declaration of European Aviation Research Stakeholders Related to Clean Aviation in Horizon Europe, to express their strong commitment to a future European partnership that can lead the way towards a deep decarbonisation of aviation by 2050. The partnership should build […]
The composite cost-of-borrowing indicator for new loans to corporations decreased by 5 basis points from the previous month to 1.57% in May 2019, mainly driven by the interest rate effect. • The composite cost-of-borrowing indicator for new loans to households for house purchase remained broadly unchanged at 1.73% in May 2019. • In the same […]
EFSA has outlined how it plans to review its guidance on the risk assessment of pesticides and bees in the EU. As the outline shows, stakeholders and pesticide experts from Member States will be consulted regularly throughout the process.
This briefing presents the results of data collected in 2018 for 11 Eionet core data flows. It summarises the evaluation of hundreds of data deliveries received from reporting countries. The purpose of the briefing is to show progress against agreed reporting criteria (timeliness and data quality) in order to allow countries to identify and prioritise […]
Daily average borrowing turnover in the unsecured segment slightly decreased from €127 billion in the second maintenance period of 2019 to €126 billion in the third maintenance period Weighted average overnight rate on borrowing transactions in the unsecured segment remained unchanged at -0.42% for the wholesale sector and decreased from -0.40% to -0.45% for the interbank sector […]
Today, the European Insurance and Occupational Pension Authority (EIOPA) launched a consultation on guidelines on outsourcing to cloud service providers. These guidelines shall provide guidance to market participants on how the outsourcing provisions set forth in the Directive 2009/138/EC, in the Commission’s Delegated Regulation 2015/35 and in EIOPA’s Guidelines on System of Governance need to be applied in […]