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18th Sep 2020

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Gloomy EU outlook for air travel

Air-travel volumes are unlikely to return to normal for a long time due to the pandemic, the European Commission said Monday, after extending a waiver to let airlines hold on to flight slots at airports even if they did not use them to stabilise the industry. "Air-traffic levels remain low, and more importantly, they are not likely to recover in the near future," EU transport commissioner Adina Valean said.

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Ylva Johansson on Migration and Drama Queens

Commissioner for home affairs, Ylva Johansson, would like to win the approval of all EU member states for a new proposal for a common asylum and migration policy - something her predecessors failed to do.

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