Friday

19th Jan 2018

Ticker

UK prime minister declines public address to MEPs

UK prime minister Theresa May has declined an invitation from president Antonio Tajani to address the European Parliament's plenary about Brexit, opting instead for a meeting with political group leaders in private, British media reported Friday. "The prime minister has confirmed to president Tajani that she would be happy to address the conference of presidents," said a Downing Street spokesperson, referring to the forum of political group leaders.

Nato prepares to take in Macedonia

Macedonia to be invited into Nato as soon as it solves name dispute, but Russia-linked Greek nationalists could slow things down.

Opinion

Taking full benefit of supercomputers in Europe

Newly-announced financial help for so-called 'supercomputers' can help both EU member states, and small and medium-sized companies to grow - in fields such as health diagnostics, driverless cars and even earthquake predicting.

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