EurActiv.com Correspondent's Choice

Archives for Uncategorized

This story about the Eurozone financial crisis was originally published on 11th January 2010 by EurActiv. The European Central Bank threw Portugal a temporary lifeline yesterday (10 January) by buying up its bonds, as market and peer pressure mounted on Lisbon to seek an international bailout soon. But analysts said that in the euro zone’s… » read more

Posted by

This story about the relationship between the EU and Hungary was originally published on 4th January 2010 by EurActiv. Controversial legislation recently adopted by Hungary’s ruling majority has apparently been straining relations with the European Commission since the country took over the rotating EU presidency at the beginning of the year. A row over a… » read more

Posted by

Yesterday evening, at a Side Event of the World Energy Congress in Montreal, the plans for an “R20” were fleshed out with considerable fanfare, reports Blogactiv Director Stuart Langridge. Governor of the State of California, Arnold Schwarzenegger, first announced the idea of R20 some months ago, but now solid plans are in place for an… » read more

Posted by Stuart Langridge

Carol Frohlinger Co-founded Negotiating Women www.thethinpinkline.com Key note speaker at the Forum JUMP “Can Women rescue the Economy?” 23 April – Bozar – Brussels Carol Frohlinger is a co-author of « Her Place at the Table »: A Woman’s Guide to Negotiating Five Key Challenges to Leadership Success (Jossey-Bass/John Wiley, September 2004). She also co-founded… » read more

Posted by sbdp

Are you a lobbyist based in or around the Brussels area? If you are, the details of the EurActiv.com survey, below, may be of interest to you. We would be pleased to hear your opinions. Please feel free to post your thoughts below… As published by EurActiv.com: Survey: Lobbyists reluctant to sign up to register… » read more

Posted by Stuart Langridge

The European Commission’s high-level groups are “skewed” in favour of business interests and fail to guarantee equitable consultation of all stakeholders, allege Friends of the Earth in a new report to be published tomorrow (12 February). The NGO is calling for a moratorium on the creation of new such groups until more “transparent mechanisms” have… » read more

Posted by

Just under a year ahead of the appointment of the next EU executive, word is already out regarding the redistribution of portfolios and replacement of some commissioners, nominated by the 27 member states. The appointment of the future Belgian commissioner appears to be part of a deal to form a new government in the country.… » read more

Posted by