European Union Signs Deal with Mauritania to Combat Illegal Migration – Visit by Von der Leyen, Ghazouani and Sánchez

European Union Signs Deal with Mauritania to Combat Illegal Migration – Visit by Von der Leyen, Ghazouani and Sánchez

AFPV.lnr Von der Leyen, Ghazouani and Sánchez during the visit to Mauritania NOS Nieuws•gisteren, 22:06 The European Union has signed a deal with Mauritania to combat illegal migration. The West African country has been promised a support package of 210 million euros to better combat human smugglers and migrant boats trying to reach the Canary … Read more

Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) maintains hawkish bias, Australian dollar valuation updates

Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) maintains hawkish bias, Australian dollar valuation updates

[Tokyo, 8th]- At its board meeting on the 6th of this week, the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) announced that it would leave policy unchanged, but maintained its tightening bias. The Australian dollar is expected to recover against the US dollar in the medium to short term, and in the meantime, it is likely to … Read more

New EU Rules for ESG Ratings: A Historic Breakthrough for Sustainable Finance

New EU Rules for ESG Ratings: A Historic Breakthrough for Sustainable Finance

More and more investors are attaching importance to sustainability. But how environmentally friendly or socially companies actually act is often difficult to understand. New EU rules should change that. dpa 02/06/2024 – 12:47 am Brussels – With the help of new transparency rules, investors should be able to invest their money more easily in sustainable … Read more

Sweden’s NATO Application Finally Approved by Turkish National Assembly Despite Hungarian Reluctance

Sweden’s NATO Application Finally Approved by Turkish National Assembly Despite Hungarian Reluctance

The ratification of Sweden’s NATO application has taken time, as both Turkey and Hungary have refused. On Tuesday, an overwhelming majority in Turkey’s National Assembly voted to approve Sweden’s application for NATO membership. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan now has two weeks to formally sign the document – before everything is ready from the Turkish side. … Read more

Alternative for Germany’s Alice Weidel Calls for “Dexit” Referendum on Germany’s EU Membership

Alternative for Germany’s Alice Weidel Calls for “Dexit” Referendum on Germany’s EU Membership

Alternative for Germany will push for a referendum on Germany’s EU membership if it ever comes to power, its co-chair Alice Weidel has said. “Alternative for Germany” (AfD) wants to reform the EU and limit the powers of the European Commission, writes Politico. In an interview with the Financial Times published today, Weidel said that … Read more

Stricter Anti-Money Laundering Rules Require Reporting Major Luxury Purchases such as Yachts and Private Jets – EPA Yachts in Monaco Article

Stricter Anti-Money Laundering Rules Require Reporting Major Luxury Purchases such as Yachts and Private Jets – EPA Yachts in Monaco Article

EPA yachts in Monaco NOS Nieuws•vandaag, 06:28 Aida Brands editor Brussels Aida Brands editor Brussels The European Parliament and EU countries reached political agreement last night on stricter anti-money laundering rules. In the future, football clubs must carefully check who their sponsors are and where the money comes from. It will also be better kept … Read more

Exploratory meeting “The Yellows” in Innsbruck – Democratic resistance comes from the people!

Exploratory meeting “The Yellows” in Innsbruck – Democratic resistance comes from the people!

Vienna/Innsbruck (OTS) – Trust in politics is at an all-time low, new scandals are constantly coming to light and the binding protection of citizens’ interests has been pushed into the background as the main task. The pandemic and wars have also shown us that the preservation of freedom of expression according to the principles of … Read more

AK renews demand for millionaire tax in light of new ECB data

AK renews demand for millionaire tax in light of new ECB data

AK Schnetzer: “Austria has the second highest concentration of wealth in the Eurozone!” Vienna (OTS) – Data published by the European Central Bank (ECB) on Monday once again shows the extreme concentration of wealth in Austria. The wealth share of the richest 5 percent is therefore around 53 percent, which is significantly higher than the … Read more