It’s 25 years since EU leaders signed the Maastricht Treaty, the agreement that paved the way for the modern-day European Union.
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The legacy of the Maastricht treaty, 25 years after it created the European Union and laid the foundation for the single European currency.
Following the first-ever televised debate between candidates for President of the European Commission, journalist at French paper Liberation Jean
The first live debate between presidential candidates was held in partnership with the European Youth Forum and the University of Maastricht. It
In the Netherlands, four people are appearing in court in connection with alleged attempts to trade in the deadly nerve gas sarin. Specialist teams
European figures have been commemorating the 20th anniversary of the signing of the Maastricht Treaty, which led to the creation of the euro, in
February 7, 1992 The member states of the European Community sign the Maastricht Treaty in the Netherlands. As a result of the treaty the European
Denmark says it is determined to bring unity to the European Union as it takes over the bloc’s rotating presidency. In her New Year address, Prime
It was twenty years ago this week that the goal of a single European currency was born in the otherwise unremarkable Dutch town of Maastricht. It
Coffee shops that sell cannabis in the Dutch city of Maastricht are trying to make a political point by imposing a ban on foreign customers who are
It was not exactly pennies from heaven, rather euros, but for drivers on a highway in the Netherlands it must have seemed like their lucky