Cuba's car 02:09 News

EU-Cuba: a new start

World - 04.07.2017 08:44

The European Union is normalising its relationship with Cuba with the first-ever bilateral deal. The objective is to launch a political dialogue and to facilitate trade and cooperation.

Erdogan poster in Turkey 01:20 News

EU-Turkey relations turn icy

World - 22.03.2017 09:00

Weeks ahead of a referendum consolidating President Erdogan's powers, tensions are running high between Turkey and the EU.

Palm oil tree 01:28 News

Curbing Europe's appetite for palm oil

World - 08.03.2017 12:00

The palm oil industry in Southeast Asia has had disastrous effects on local communities and the environment. Should Europe wean itself off of the controversial substance? MEPs on the Environment Committee say biofuels should be entirely free of palm oil.

Polar bear 01:30 News

Managing Arctic interests

World - 24.02.2017 10:59

Prompted by climate change and potential political tension, MEPs have come up with recommendations on how to use Arctic resources, while minimizing damage to the environment.

Donald Trump 01:45 News

Concern mounts in Europe over US 'travel ban'

World - 01.02.2017 21:05

The US President's executive order, which includes temporarily banning citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the US, was overwhelmingly condemned at the European Parliament.