The European Commission said on Monday it would give free international trips to up to 7,000 school students, stopping far short of a call by the European Parliament to hand InterRail tickets to all the EU's 5.4 million 18-year-olds. A man walks past the European Commission headquarters in Brussels on which is displayed a banner celebrating the 60 years after the signing of the Treaty of Rome, in Brussels, Belgium March 20, 2017.
A "small handful" of companies may have given misleading information when they sought approval for their mergers, Europe's competition commissioner said on Monday, putting the companies at risk of sanctions and fines should regulators find proof of wrongdoing. European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager holds a news conference at the EU Commission's headquarters in Brussels, Belgium March 13, 2017.
FILE PHOTO: Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves a EU Summit in Brussels, Belgium December 15, 2016. REUTERS/Yves Herman/File Photo London: British Prime Minister Theresa May travels to Scotland on Monday to try to avert its independence bid while also fighting a political crisis in Northern Ireland in the frantic final days before she launches Brexit.
Brussels, Belgium- As the European Union turns 60 amid a divorce from Britain and other mid-life crises, the question is increasingly not how it can bounce back, but how it can survive. Today's EU is the product of efforts led by France and Germany in the wake of World War II to bring peace to a continent that had seen centuries of war.
The gloves were in overkill mode earlier today at GLORY 39 live on ESPN3 from inside Vorst National arena in Brussels, Belgium, with the Superfight Series portion of the event taking form on UFC Fight Pass. With two GLORY title defenses on display, the action proved plentiful on European soil.
Primary Industries Minister departs for Europe tonight for a series of meetings with his European and United Kingdom counterparts and to address the Forum for the Future of Agriculture in Brussels, Belgium. "New Zealand has close ties with Europe and the UK and this trip will build on this," says Mr Guy.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet with NATO members next week in Brussels, officials said, as alliance diplomats worked to nail down the date. "We are currently planning to hold the meeting of NATO foreign ministers on 31 March.
Director of Folon Foundation Stephanie Angelroth poses for photos inside an art show room at Folon museum in Brussels, Belgium, March 24, 2017. Jean-Michel Folon was a Belgian artist, illustrator, painter, and sculptor with world-class reputation.