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Macron's 'March for Europe' kicks off in Brussels on Saturday

MEP and former Belgian PM, Guy Verhofstadt, will be among participants in the first 'March for Europe' to be held in Brussels on Saturday (7 April), according to social media announcements from French president Emmanuel Macron's movement. The march starts near Place Flagey at 10AM. The succession of events is intended to discuss a European 'reset' ahead of European Parliament elections in 2019.

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EU leaders still in search of migration plan

Select EU leaders met amid rising tension over migration, with Italy's PM, who had threatened to boycott the summit, putting forward a new plans to stop boats from leaving Libya.

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Europe's tech race - trying to keep pace with US and China

There is not a single European company among the world's top 10 computer hardware companies. Within the EU, Germany and Sweden rank among world leaders, but Bulgaria and Slovakia among the worst-performing developed nations.

Greece and creditors proclaim 'end of crisis'

After late-night talks, the Eurogroup agreed on a €15bn disbursement and debt relief measures for Greece, while setting out a tight monitoring when the bailout ends in August.

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