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EU prolongs economic sanctions over the destabilisation of Ukraine by six months

The Council today decided to prolong the sanctions targeting specific economic sectors of the Russian Federation for a further six months,…

Saldo státního rozpočtu za 1. pololetí 2021 dosáhlo –265,1 mld. Kč

Hospodaření státního rozpočtu skončilo na konci června deficitem ve výši 265,1 mld. Kč.

EU asylum agency: Council Presidency and European Parliament reach provisional agreement

The Council presidency and European Parliament representatives reached a provisional agreement on an EU asylum agency regulation.

Farming ministers confirm CAP reform deal

EU farming ministers have accepted the provisional deal struck with the European Parliament last Friday on the key elements of the common…

Surcharge-free roaming – Council agrees its position on continuation and revision of the policy

The EU is preparing a law to ensure that people can continue to make calls, send text messages and surf on the web while travelling in…

EU’s flagship programme Connecting Europe Facility 2.0 adopted by the Council

The Council adopted the EU’s Connecting Europe Facility 2.0 (CEF 2.0) programme, worth €33.71 billion, to fund the development of high…

Council agrees on new rules for cross-border energy infrastructure

The Council today reached a general approach on the revision of the Trans-European Networks for Energy (TEN-E) Regulation.

Russia: Declaration by the High Representative

Declaration by the High Representative on behalf of the European Union on the ruling to label Alexei Navalny’s organisation and his…

Final green light for the new financial instrument to support the EU's external action

The European Parliament and the Council of the European Union, represented by the Portuguese Presidency, signed the regulation establishing…

COVID-19: Council approves conclusions on the impact of the pandemic on internal security and terror

The Council approved two sets of conclusions on the impact of the pandemic, one on internal security and a second on the threat posed by…