1st Jun 2023


Second EU referendum ruled out by Jeremy Corbyn

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has ruled out a second Brexit vote. “I think we’ve had a referendum, a decision has been made, you have to respect the decision people made," he told The Huffington Post UK. Corbyn's rival for the Labour leadership, Owen Smith has demanded a second EU referendum on whatever deal emerges from Brexit negotiations.

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ECB: eurozone home prices could see 'disorderly' fall

The European Central Bank in its Financial Stability Review warned EU home prices could see a 'disorderly' fall as high mortgage rates are making houses unaffordable for households and unattractive for investors.

Adapting to Southern Europe's 'new normal' — from droughts to floods

Extreme weather events in recent months have worsened agricultural production in southern Europe, prompting concerns for authorities in Portugal, Spain, France and Italy. As countries will likely face dryer conditions, experts urge adaptation measures for the 'new normal'.

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