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EU appointed new ambassadors in Latin America

Latin America already has its new ambassadors and chargé d'affaires of the European Union, who were appointed this Tuesday by Josep Borrell, head of European diplomacy. The official appointed Jekaterina Dorodnova, current advisor for the…

EU approved new sanctions against Russia

The European Union adopted its thirteenth package of sanctions against Russia in response to Russia's aggression against Ukraine. This new package affects some 200 individuals and entities, mainly from Russia. Here are the key details:…

EU to demand that transfers in Europe be immediate

The European Chamber gave the green light to new regulations that will revolutionize the financial sector in the European Union (EU). These measures, adopted by a strong vote of 599 in favor, 7 against and 35 abstentions, will force banks…

The EU extended economic sanctions to Russia

The European Union (EU) extended for a further six months, until 31 July 2024, the economic sanctions it has imposed on Russia for the occupation of Ukraine. The 27 began to implement punitive measures against Moscow since the annexation…

EU to strengthen anti-money laundering rules

In a landmark agreement, the countries of the European Union and the European Chamber have joined forces to strengthen their regulations in the fight against money laundering and the financing of terrorism. This pact involves an extension…

Lisbon is the European Capital of Innovation

The European Commission announced the winners of the iCapital award, which is awarded to the European Capital of Innovation. This year, Lisbon (Portugal) was the winner as the European Capital of Innovation and Linköping (Sweden) was the…