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This story about the new coalition government in Britain was published by EurActiv on 12th May 2010. New Prime Minister David Cameron’s Conservatives and the smaller Liberal Democrat party led by Nick Clegg struck an agreement early today (12 May) to form Britain’s first coalition government since 1945. Clegg is leading the Liberal Democrats back… » read more

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This story about the EU single market was published by EurActiv on 11th May 2010. The EU’s 20-year-old single market is at a critical juncture and needs to be fully completed to further boost Europe’s crisis-battered European productivity and competitiveness, reveals a report presented yesterday (10 May) by former Italian Commissioner Mario Monti, who was… » read more

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David Wright, Deputy Director General of DG Internal Market and Services spoke to us about the coming reforms for financial markets. While these two videos last for several minutes each, Mr Wright gives an excellent overview of the current situation and the direction in which the European Commission is moving. [kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/a8GcW2dWX9k” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent”… » read more

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This story about the UK general election result was published by EurActiv on 7th May 2010. Preliminary results early on 7 May show that Britain’s opposition Conservatives look on course to become the largest party in parliament after the closest election in three decades. But the UK looks set for a hung parliament without a… » read more

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This story about financial aid to Greece was published by EurActiv on 5th May 2010. While hundreds of demonstrators took the streets in Greece yesterday (4 May) and international stock and bond markets sank, the European Commission tried to reassure investors that the multi-billion euro loan package, approved last weekend to help Greece tackle its… » read more

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This story about the rumours surrounding the possible resignation of Catherine Ashton was published by EurActiv on 4th May 2010. EU diplomats have dismissed rumours that EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton might step down from her post under pressure from member states and especially her native UK, where elections are scheduled for Thursday (6… » read more

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