Posts Tagged ‘Brexit’

Political Briefing #68/2017

In Catalonia the political atmosphere is heating up as the date set for the independence referendum approaches. Meanwhile in Germany, coalition talks kicked-off this week between the CDU, the FDP and ...

Political Briefing #59/2017

The German electoral campaign makes the headlines in Germany. In other news, the migration crisis continues to be one of the main concerns of the European political class....

Political Briefing #52/2017

Greece is under the spotlight as European creditors backed Athen’s demand for re-funding the ECB's bailout, while in Germany, the electoral campaign for the General elections is getting under way. M...

Political Briefing #48/2017

The SPD announced its official electoral programme for the German General elections of September. Meanwhile, the state-driven rescue of two Italian banks made the headlines in Italy and across Europe....

Political Briefing #38/2017

The bailout negotiations between international creditors and the Greek government are under the spotlight, together with the appointment of the new French cabinet and the electoral manifestos of Briti...

Political Briefing #35/2017

On Sunday, Macron was elected President of the French Republic. In the meantime, elections make the headlines in Germany and Brexit remains under the spotlight in UK....

Political Briefing #28/2017

Negotiations for Brexit continue, while the French elections present a fragmented scenario, with the socialist candidate Hamon being left behind according to recent pools. This and other news about th...

Political Briefing #23/2017

While European leaders sign the common declaration in Rome, regional and national elections are held, respectively, in Germany and Bulgaria. This and other news about Brexit and euroscepticism in our ...

Political Briefing #18/2017

A top EU official claimed that the next Rome Summit will submit ideas of unity, and not disintegration. In other news: Dutch elections, the Brexit debate, the relations between Poland and the EU and t...

Political Briefing #14/2017

The governance of the Eurozone remains the top priority for politicians and institutions, while Brexit is still the main concern of the UK political class; these and the other latest news in our today...

Ideas Monitor #6/2017

In this week’s IM: discussions on the destiny of the EU, the ongoing tensions within the Labour party, and the intellectual debate on populism. ...

Political Briefing #6/2017

Brexit is still a hot topic in Britain and elsewhere in Europe while international trade deals are back under the spotlight and radical right-wing movements are making the headlines in Germany...

Political Briefing #3/2017

Brexit and the rise of economically protectionist forces are among the most discussed political topics across Europe, while the refugee crisis continues to make the headlines across the continent....

Political Briefing #102/2016

The negotiations linked to the third Greek bailout remain one of the main concerns of European politicians and institutions. In other news, Brexit continues to make the headlines in the UK and Brussel...

Political Briefing #96/2016

Martin Schulz announced that he will leave the European Parliament in 2017. In other news, Brexit continues to make the headlines in the UK and all over Europe and the development of the Greek bailout...

Political Briefing #93/2016

The election of Donald Trump continues to be one of the main concerns of European politicians and institutional leaders. Greece continues to make the headline across Europe and the shape of the Brexit...

Political Briefing #91/2016

The evolution of Brexit remains one of the main concerns of British and European politicians. Meanwhile, the refugee crisis continues to make the headlines all over Europe and Greece is back under the...

Political Briefing #65/2017

On Monday, the German electoral campaign entered its final week, without no substantial change in the polls. Meanwhile in Spain, Pablo Iglesias explicitly endorses an independence vote in Catalonia....

Political Briefing #58/2017

Brexit continues to be the one of the main concerns of the British and European political class. In other news, the constitutional crisis in Poland makes the headlines in Warsaw and Brussels....

Political Briefing #55/2017

Poland costitutonal reform is under the spotlight, whereas Athens is seeking to raise cash on financial markets again. Concerning Brexit issues, the UK economy is slowing down, while all around Europe...

Political Briefing #50/2017

The Greek bailout is under spotlight, with Merkel's new outlook over the eurozone crisis management. Meanwhile, the economic issue and rights of EU citizens in the UK remain the pressing concerns for ...

Ideas Monitor #23/2017

This week, monitored editorials focused on the rise of Corbyn's Labour Party, the future of Brexit and the possibility of new elections in the UK....

Political Briefing #33/2017

Waiting for the second round of the French Presidential elections, Greece and its creditors have reached a preliminary bailout deal on Tuesday, while the clash between the Hungarian government and EU ...

Political Briefing #25/2017

While elections are held in Serbia, Gibraltar becomes the main topic of discussion between the EU and UK. This and other news about French elections and relations between Russia and EU in our today's ...

Political Briefing #22/2017

While the meeting in Rome approaches, the President of the Eurogroup Jeroen Dijsselbloem has ignited a furious debate with a comment on southern member states. This and other news about Brexit, EU gov...

Political Briefing #17/2017

While Brexit-related declarations trigger a number of reactions among the EU Parliament, the refugee crisis is at the centre of the public debate. In other news: discussions on "two-speed" Europe and ...

Political Briefing #8/2017

Far right parties are back under the spotlight in Europe, while the themes of corruption and transparency are at the heart of current public debates. Brexit continues to make the headlines across Euro...

Political Briefing #5/2017

The European leftist parties have been under the spotlight in the past few days, while the liberal and conservative fronts are making the headlines in France, Germany and the Netherlands....

Political Briefing #2/2017

The sustainability of the NHS continues to make the headlines in the UK, together with the Brexit debate. Meanwhile, in Brussels all eyes are set on the election of the new President of the European P...

Political Briefing #100/2016

The EC fined three major banks, for a total of almost €500 million. Brexit continues to be one of the main topics of discussion in Europe and an increasing attention is paid to France, as the date o...

Ideas Monitor #42/2016

This week’s intellectual debate is dominated by the European reactions to Donald Trump’s electoral victory and the interpretations of the populist moment....

Political Briefing #90/2016

Turkey is back under the spotlight and the Brexit debate makes the headlines in the UK. Meanwhile, the CETA agreement was signed but its future continues to be a main concern for politicians across Eu...

Political Briefing #64/2017

The constitutional crisis in Catalunya is making the headlines in Spain, while in France trade unions took the streets in several cities in a protest against the labour market reform....

Political Briefing #62/2017

Brexit and the refugee crisis continue to be the main concerns of the political class across Europe. Meanwhile, the people of Catalunya eye the looming referendum of October 1....

Ideas Monitor #28/2017

What's next for the negotiotations between EU and UK? Further highlights about France-German apparent friendship and its consequences for Europe. ...

Political Briefing #44/2017

The UK elections and Brexit are under the spotlight. In other news: French legislative elections and the refugee crisis in Germany and in Eastern Europe....

Political Briefing #37/2017

The newly elected French President Emmanuel Macron visited the German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Meanwhile, CDU won the regional elections in Nordrhein-Westfalen at the expenses of the ruling SPD. ...

Political Briefing #30/2017

UK Prime Minister Theresa May announces snap elections in June; meanwhile, EU focus is directed to the upcoming elections in Germany and France. This and more news about Brexit and populism in our tod...

Political Briefing #27/2017

While protests break out in Hungary, the refugee crisis is once more one of the main concerns all over Europe. This and other news about Brexit and the French elections in our today's PB....

Political Briefing #21/2017

Martin Schulz is named chancellor candidate for the SPD, while in France the candidates to the presidency partecipated in a heated television debate. This and other news about Brexit, EU governance an...

Political Briefing #16/2017

While the text of article 50 is amended by the House of Lords, Irelands discusses the possibility of a reunification between the two parts of the country. In other news: multiple options for the futur...

Political Briefing #13/2017

The former leader of the PSOE Sanchez called for his party to build a coalition with Podemos, while right-wing parties as AFD try to widen their international alliances. These and the other latest new...

Political Briefing #10/2017

The director of IOM, Eugenio Ambrosi, called for the establishment of legal routes to Europe; meanwhile, Brexit continues to be under the spotlight. This and more in our today's PB....

Political Briefing #4/2017

On Tuesday, EP members elected the European People Party’s (EPP) MEP Antonio Tajani as new President of the EP, while reactions to Theresa May’s speech outlining the UK’s Brexit strategy continu...

Political Briefing #1/2017

Populist politics is back under the spotlight, with Marine Le Pen arguing that the political conflict between “left” and “right” belongs to the past and the Five Star Movement (M5S) deciding t...

Political Briefing #98/2016

The politics of austerity is back under the spotlight. In other news, the Brexit debate continues to make the headlines in the UK and the EU-Turkey relationship remains quite troubled....

Political Briefing #94/2016

The rise of populist parties continues to be one of the main concerns of European politicians and institutional leaders. Brexit continues to make the headline across Europe and the debates on austerit...

Political Briefing #92/2016

The election of Donald Trump as the next president of the USA has triggered many political reactions across EU, casting a new light on European populist parties. Meanwhile, the refugee crisis and Brex...

Political Briefing #89/2016

The conflict between the European Commission and national institutions over the size of national budget deficits made the headlines in most of EU southern countries. Meanwhile, discussions about the n...

Ideas Monitor #33/2017

This week's public debate focuses on German elections, Macron's vision of the EU integration project and the post-Brexit migratory policies of the UK Government....

Ideas Monitor #29/2017

The Labour's stance on Brexit keeps being under the spotlight and Macron faces a first drop in support since the election. Meanwhile, the situation of the European economy raise some reflexions. ...

Political Briefing #54/2017

The electoral campaign of the German elections is under the spotlight, whereas the refugee crisis is making the headlines in Austria and Luxembourg, while Brexit keep on raising the public interest. ...

Ideas Monitor #25/2017

This week, monitored editorials focused on the prospects of Brexit one year after the referendum and the destiny of Social Democratic parties in Europe....

Political Briefing #46/2017

The migrant crisis continues to drift apart Central and Southern European Member States from their Eastern allies. Meanwhile, UK and the EU need to find an agreement on the so called “divorce bill...

Political Briefing #36/2017

After Macron’s victory, the governance of the Eurozone is under the spotlight, while the management of migration flows continues to be one of the main concerns of politicians and institutions across...

Political Briefing #34/2017

Brexit continues to be the main concern of politicians and institutions in the UK and in Brussels, while the round two of the French Presidential elections makes the headlines across Europe....

Political Briefing #26/2017

While Greece and creditors are unable to find an agreement over the second review of the bailout program, the Austrian government refuses to partecipate in the refugee relocation scheme. This and othe...

Political Briefing #24/2017

UK Prime Minister Theresa May triggered Article 50, thus confirming Britain's will to leave the EU; meanwhile, the refugee crisis continues to be a main concern for the Union. This and other news abou...

Political Briefing #19/2017

The Scottish Prime Minister laid out her intention to set a date for a second Independence referendum. This and other news about Brexit and the future elections in Netherlands and France in our today'...

Political Briefing #15/2017

As Brexit moves ahead, the chances for a new Scottish independence referendum are increasing. In other news: the Dutch and German electoral campaigns, the EU workers circulation and the refugee crisis...

Political Briefing #12/2017

The governance of the Eurozone is still a top concern for politicians and intellectuals across Europe, while on wednesday the European Parliament (EP) approved the text of CETA. Brexit related discuss...

Political Briefing #9/2017

On Sunday Marine Le Pen said that, if elected, she will call a referendum on France’s EU membership. This and other news about Brexit, refugee crisis and bailout negotiations in our today's PB....

Political Briefing #7/2017

The French and German leftist parties, together with Brexit, have been under the spotlight lately, while the sustainability of the Greek debt continues to be one of the main concerns of European and i...

Political Briefing #97/2016

The development of the Greek economy remains one of the main concerns of European politicians and institutions, while Brexit continues to make the headlines....

Ideas Monitor #41/2016

Last week’s debate was dominated by Donald Trump’s electoral victory. We focus on its impact on the European Union and on its meaning for both the neoliberal and social paradigms....

Ideas Monitor #40/2016

This week IM focuses on the future of the EU, reactions to the UK High Court’s ruling and the relations between Turkey and the EU....