Thursday

17th Aug 2017

Ticker

EU universities lag in world ranking

Cambridge and Oxford in the UK were the only institutions from any EU member state to make the top 10 in the latest Shanghai Ranking’s Academic Ranking of World Universities. The University of Copenhagen in Denmark was the next best EU contender, but it came in 31st place. US universities dominated the survey, and some Chinese institutions made the top 100 for the first time.

News in Brief

  1. Mixed Irish reactions to post-Brexit border proposal
  2. European Union returns to 2 percent growth
  3. Russian power most feared in Europe
  4. Ireland continues to refuse €13 billion in back taxes from Apple
  5. UK unemployment lowest since 1975
  6. Europe facing 'explosive cocktail' in its backyard, report warns
  7. Danish police to investigate misuse of EU fishing rules
  8. German constitutional court questions ECB's €2tn spending

Stakeholders' Highlights

  1. EU2017EEFuture-Themed Digital Painting Competition Welcomes Artists - Deadline 31 Aug
  2. ACCABusinesses Must Grip Ethics and Trust in the Digital Age
  3. European Jewish CongressEJC Welcomes European Court of Justice's Decision to Keep Hamas on Terror List
  4. UNICEFReport: Children on the Move From Africa Do Not First Aim to Go to Europe
  5. Centre Maurits CoppietersWe Need Democratic and Transparent Free Trade Agreements Says MEP Jordi Solé
  6. Counter BalanceOut for Summer, Ep. 2: EIB Promoting Development in Egypt - At What Cost?
  7. EU2017EELocal Leaders Push for Local and Regional Targets to Address Climate Change
  8. European Healthy Lifestyle AllianceMore Women Than Men Have Died From Heart Disease in Past 30 Years
  9. European Jewish CongressJean-Marie Le Pen Faces Trial for Oven Comments About Jewish Singer
  10. ACCAAnnounces Belt & Road Research at Shanghai Conference
  11. ECPAFood Waste in the Field Can Double Without Crop Protection. #WithOrWithout #Pesticides
  12. EU2017EEEstonia Allocates €1 Million to Alleviate Migratory Pressure From Libya in Italy