BREAKING NEWS

2009-05-13

Europe

Danes euro referendum II

European Union member-in-good-standing Denmark is looking at reconsidering its opt-out from the single currency. New Prime Minister Lars Lokke

Business

Wednesday 13th May

European shares finished the day down 2.77 percent with financials and miners the biggest losers. Investors reacted negatively to worse than

Europe

Pretzel salt confusion

A German visiting Brussels asks: “Why does Brussels want to regulate the amount of salt in German pretzels?” “My name is Nina Papadoulakis,

Europe

Universities really harmonised?

“Hi, my name’s Laurie, I’m 21, and this year’s my first time voting in the European elections. My question, actually, is about students… young people

Europe

Turkey's EU future

A German visiting Brussels asks: “Will Turkey get into the European Union?” Vice President of the EastWest Institute, Ortwin Hennig responds

Europe

Iceland in the EU?

A voter asks: “What’s happening with Iceland? Do you know if they have shown an interest in joining the European Union?” In response: “My

Europe

Women's rights back to zero?

A Spanish voter asks: “Will these elections make it possible to accomplish everything this legislature did not manage to get done? Above all, will