The countries of the Western Balkans and the EU’s Eastern Partnership could benefit from the slowdown of globalisation during the pandemic, Radu Magdin writes.
Cambodia will host the 13th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) on Nov 16-17in Phnom Penh under the theme “Strengthening Multilateralism for Shared Growth”.
Pursuing open economic regionalism, ASEAN and the EU are the world’s two most successful and dynamic regional organisations.
A “Black Monday” oil price plunge sent shockwaves through global financial markets.
Turkey already hosts 3.6 million Syrian refugees, and the EU bloc has failed to prepare for escalation of the Syrian conflict. .
Different countries have different ways of organising their societies. And, because of geographical conditions and other factors, the virus may mutate.
The quarreling between thrifty contributors and demanding recipients is not just about money, but something deeper. No resolution is in sight for the time being.
Ruling CPP spokesman says the government won’t bow down to any pressure.
As expected, the European Commission (EC) recommended to partially revoke preferential trade treatment under the Everything but Arms (EBA) trade deal last night.
PM vows to hit back if the EU revoked the Kingdom’s EBA trade preference scheme.
The fence-mending visit to Tehran by the European Union’s high representative for foreign affairs and security policy, while deeply upsetting to the United States and Israel, is a commendable move to rescue the Iran nuclear deal.
Huawei says it would set up manufacturing hubs in Europe.
Cambodia’s government is hoping to retain its preferential trade status with the UK.
On Jan 31, the United Kingdom left the European Union. We lost a member of our family. It was a sad moment for us, for European citizens – and, indeed, for many British citizens.
In fact, to many in Cambodia, the EU’s decision is not only unjust but immoral and one that merely reflects the EU’s geo-strategic and political interests.
A question arises as to how Cambodia will effectively respond to the upcoming challenges after the EU revokes Cambodia’s EBA status next year?
London’s financial sector is to forge new ties and remain an international force.
In recent decades, political party systems across Europe have fragmented and electoral volatility has increased.
By Western standards, Cambodia’s election fell far short of democratic norms and the result was unfair at best, illegitimate at worst.
UK could lose its open access to the EU market if refused to extend post-Brexit talks.
The main focus of debate is already clear for them: a Green Deal, to transform the EU into a climate-neutral and more innovative economic bloc.
Britain’s new parliament gives its initial approval to a revised EU divorce deal.
Two recent events in Europe have been extensively followed by Chinese media. First, as UK’s general election was held on Dec 12 amid a volatile political climate, Brexit became a foregone conclusion.
A split over the role of nuclear energy in fighting climate change nearly sank reform.
ASEM brings together partners made up of the 28 EU Member States, Norway and Switzerland and, on the Asia side, 21 countries and the Asean Secretariat.
The last time the Conservatives cruised to such a crushing victory was in 1987 under Margaret Thatcher: She who so gleefully wielded her handbag against the EU, spouting lines such as “We want our money back”.
They all agree, but they won’t all agree to participate. The hypocritical deal on climate neutrality by 2050 reached at the EU summit demonstrates how isolated Germany is on this issue
European companies in China succeeded to minimise the effect from the tariff war.
Economic statecraft is typically defined as the use by governments of economic policy instruments to wield strategic influence over other nation-states.
Von der Leyen was forced to rename the portfolio that she initially called “Protecting our European Way of Life” after heavy criticism from the left that it pandered to right-wing populism and was misleading.