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2008-05-06

Europe

Italy's rubbish handling festers all the way to the ECJ

Italy faces potential heavy fines over its handling of the waste management crisis in the southern Campania region last year. The European Commission

Italy faces potential heavy fines over its handling of the waste management crisis in the southern Campania region last year. The European Commission

Europe

EC holds off future budget plans till Lisbon ratified

Farming and regional aid as usual top European plans for the 2009 budget. But the European Commission’s outline foresees a cut in spending for the

Farming and regional aid as usual top European plans for the 2009 budget. But the European Commission’s outline foresees a cut in spending for the

News

Alexander Milinkevich

We first talked with Alexander Milinkevich two years ago.Them he was the candidate for the opposition standing for president in Belarus: an election

We first talked with Alexander Milinkevich two years ago.Them he was the candidate for the opposition standing for president in Belarus: an election

Business

UBS slashes more jobs on subprime losses

UBS is to cut 5,500 jobs, 7% seven per cent of the people who work there and this comes on top of 1,500 previous lay offs. The Swiss bank is Europe’s

UBS is to cut 5,500 jobs, 7% seven per cent of the people who work there and this comes on top of 1,500 previous lay offs. The Swiss bank is Europe’s

Business

Increased Euro Disney visitors boost income

Things are looking up for Euro Disney as more people visited its Disneyland theme parks near Paris. The company said it made an operating profit

Things are looking up for Euro Disney as more people visited its Disneyland theme parks near Paris. The company said it made an operating profit

Culture

New Spanish film "A bit of chocolate"

The first film by the young Basque director Aitol Aramaio “ A bit of chocolate” is being screened in cinemas in Spain. The dramatic comedy was

The first film by the young Basque director Aitol Aramaio “ A bit of chocolate” is being screened in cinemas in Spain. The dramatic comedy was

Science_technology

WIMA in Monaco

New possibilities for mobile phone users have seen the light of day at the recent WIMA exhibition in Monaco.With this new technology the mobile can

New possibilities for mobile phone users have seen the light of day at the recent WIMA exhibition in Monaco.With this new technology the mobile can

Culture

Street artists in a tunnel

The British street artist Bansky led a team of top international urban artists to transform a disused road tunnel under London’s Waterloo station

The British street artist Bansky led a team of top international urban artists to transform a disused road tunnel under London’s Waterloo station