Posts Tagged ‘Elections’

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 #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 #29/2017

The French elections are closing in, revealing the strenght of FN candidate Marine Le Pen and the increasing support of Mélenchon. This and more news about investments and debt crisis in our today's ...

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 #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 #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 #18/2016

“Do you seriously believe that all the euro states that last year fought all the way to keep Greece in the eurozone –and we were the strictest – can one year later allow Greece to, in a way, plu...

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 #40/2017

The elections of June in the UK and France are under the spotlight, while the refugee crisis continues to be one of the main concerns of politicians and institutions across Europe....

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 #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 #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'...

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 #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 #4/2015

[The results of the Spanish elections are] "very interesting, because as has already happened in Greece and Portugal, governments which apply rigid austerity measures, even if these are accompanied by...

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 #43/2017

The economic, fiscal and monetary policies of the EU and its Member States are under the spotlight, while snap elections makes the headlines in the UK....

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 #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 #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 #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 #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...

Ideas Monitor #5/2017

In this week’s IM: the economic effects of the European Pillar of Social Rights, France’s upcoming presidential election, and responses to Peter Navarro....

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 #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...

Special Briefing – Brexit #10

The British political debate on the EU Referendum has been relatively calm, as the attention this week in Great Britain has shifted to “Super Thursday” local elections....

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 #32/2017

While UK elections are closing in, the refugee crisis is the focus of German and Austrian politicians. Meanwhile, the European Commission presents a proposal for a work-life balance policy....

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 #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 #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 #20/2017

Mark Rutte manages to defeat the Freedom Party, led by Geert Wilders, in the dutch elections; the french presidential elections are now the next step for the stability of the EU. This and other news a...

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...