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Central Bank: Romania 2019 euro membership 'not feasible'

"The 2019 objective to adopt the euro is not feasible anymore even if we'd still politically like to do so," Romania's central bank governor Mugur Isarescu said Wednesday, because Romania will not be able to enter the Exchange Rate Mechanism on January 1 2016 or June 1 2016 as required.

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Selmayr did not keep formal records of lobby meetings

The German former secretary-general of the European Commission held some 21 meetings which were registered in the lobby register. But no documents appeared to exist summarising what was said.

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EU asked to solve migrant rescue deadlock

No EU country willing to open its ports for the Spanish rescue ship Open Arms, with France and others turning to the European Commission for help.

US offers Johnson helping hand on Brexit

The US wants to help the UK cushion the blow of Brexit with a bilateral trade deal, the White House has said, as knives come out for Johnson in London.

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