The European Union approved tariff benefits to Ecuador for 2 years

Today, at 07:00, was approved in the European Parliament the extension of tariff preferences to Ecuador for two years, said the Ecuadorian Federation of Exporters. On December 31, the General System of Preferences Plus (GSP +) expires, which currently allows the entry of national...

Ukraine asks the EU a 2,000 million euros loan to cancel gas debt

Ukraine asked the European Union (EU) an additional loan of EUR 2,000 million ($ 2,600 million dollars) to pay part of its debt with the Russian giant Gazprom and resume gas supply. “The Commission has received a request from the Ukrainian authorities for an additional loan...

European Parliament urges the EU to consolidate support for affected in Gaza

After the permanent ceasefire negotiated in Cairo, the President of the European Parliament (EP), Martin Schulz, said today that the European Union (EU) must now intensify its efforts to support the Palestinians and Israel. “I welcome the agreement on a permanent ceasefire...

New EU policy will exclude high-income countries

Starting tomorrow, the European Union ( EU) will start implementing a new tariff advantages policy which focuses on helping the states in need over those who have already reached a high average income. This policy is defined as a generalized system of preferences and was achieved...
The European Parliament will help Latin American projects

European Parliament opens loans for environmental projects

In order to strengthen the relations of the European Union (EU) with its strategic partners, the European Parliament included a new financial instrument that will give 300 million euros to Latin America, as reported on Wednesday after approving their spending rules for...
Malala Yousafzai

Pakistan receives Sakharov Prize

The European Parliament gave today the Sakharov Prize for freedom of conscience to Malala Yousafzai, a Pakistani young woman militant for the right to education, of the entity, as  informed by parliamentary sources. The Sakharov Prize for freedom of conscience, named in honor of...