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13th Apr 2024

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Macron warns of 'end of abundance'

French president Emmanuel Macron has warned of the 'end of abundance' at his first cabinet meeting after the summer holidays, the Guardian reported. He told ministers France faced a difficult winter and was at a "tipping point", with each crisis feeling "worse than the last." Macron won a second five-year term in April but lost his parliamentary majority in the subsequent general election.

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UK-EU deal on Gibraltar only 'weeks away'

EU and UK negotiators said that a new post-Brexit settlement for Gibraltar was just weeks away from completion following four-way talks in Brussels on Friday (12 April).

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Calling time on Amazon's monopolism and exploitation

As Amazon's founder Jeff Bezos just reclaimed the title of the richest person on Earth, its workers cannot even take a bathroom break under the pressure of meeting inhumane performance targets.

Resist backlash on deforestation law, green groups tell EU

European environmental groups have urged the EU Commission to stand firm on implementing the bloc's landmark anti-deforestation legislation — despite a backlash from governments in South America, Africa and some EU ministers.

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