Friday

26th Aug 2016

Ticker

Israel signs EU research partnership

Israel is set to have the same access as EU member states to grants under the EU's €80 billion Horizon 2020 research programme following a pact signed with the European Commission on Sunday, reports Haaretz. The EU says no funding will be used in territories captured by Israel in 1967.

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  6. Sweden to name new EU ambassador
  7. Deutsche Boerse and LSE request EU merger approval
  8. Scotland appoints Brexit minister

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