Hemmati: Details of payment channel to be released in near future

Hemmati: Details of payment channel to be released in near future

Iran and European signatories of the Iran nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), will establish a special payment channel in the near future, Governor of Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Abdolnaser Hemmati said. Hemmati said the channel will serve as a monetary agreement between Iran and Europe and added the two sides discussed […]

Europe Court Upholds Ruling Against Woman Who Insulted Islam

Europe Court Upholds Ruling Against Woman Who Insulted Islam

Europe’s highest human rights court ruled on Friday that disparagement of religious doctrines such as insulting the Prophet Muhammad isn’t protected by freedom of expression and can be prosecuted. The European Court of Human Rights upheld a 2011 verdict by an Austrian court that sentenced an unnamed woman to pay a fine for alleging that […]

Cohn-Bendit: still fighting for Europe

Cohn-Bendit: still fighting for Europe

It is hard to find a more passionate European than Daniel Cohn-Bendit. The Franco-German binational represented the Greens of both countries in the European Parliament between 1994 and 2014 and is an unwavering advocate of EU federalism. In August, Cohn-Bendit was offered the post of French environment minister by president Emmanuel Macron. But the former […]

Europe backs own space launchers amid growing competition

Europe backs own space launchers amid growing competition

BERLIN — Major European countries are backing a new generation of home-grown space launchers amid growing competition from private space companies and developing nations such as India and China. Ministers from Germany, France, Italy, Spain and Switzerland on Thursday signaled their “full support” for the development of the Ariane 6 and Vega-C rockets and their […]

Southeast Europe's biggest companies experience record income and profit

Southeast Europe's biggest companies experience record income and profit

The total income of the leading 100 companies in the Southeast European (SEE) region grew by 12.5 per cent in 2017, whilst profit increased by 22 per cent. The figures come from the 11th edition of the annual SEE Top 100. Bulgarian business news portal Capital states that the strong results are supported by growing […]

New evidence gives policy-makers insights on measuring community empowerment and resilience

New evidence gives policy-makers insights on measuring community empowerment and resilience

Improved community empowerment and resilience allow people increased control over factors which influence their health, including access to health care and preventative services, as well as equal opportunity within the community. But while both of these values-based concepts are key to health policy-making, they are also difficult to measure. Two Health Evidence Network (HEN) reports just […]

'Erin Brockovich chemical' set for revival in Europe, despite ban

'Erin Brockovich chemical' set for revival in Europe, despite ban

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