Greece's six-month EU rotating presidency, beginning 1 January, will be one of "opportunities not of crisis," the country's PM said Wednesday. Speaking after a meeting with EU commission president Jose Manuel Barroso, Antonis Samaras said policy priorities would ... FULL ARTICLE AT EUobserver.com
Greece is set to run a low-cost six-month EU presidency starting in January, deputy foreign minister Dimitris Kourkoulas said in an AFP interview Monday. Following the spartan trend of tap-water serving Danish hosts, the Greeks are to spend €50ml on ... FULL ARTICLE AT EUobserver.com
Ukraine's President Viktor Yanukovych will take part in the EU Eastern Partnership summit meeting Thursday and Friday in Lithuanian capital Vilnius.
This was announced Tuesday by Ukrainian PM Mykola Azarov and confirmed by President Yanukovych.
The summit, part of ... FULL ARTICLE AT Sofia News Agency
Greece must reach a deal with its international creditors on its bailout
reforms before it assumes the rotating EU presidency in January, the
finance minister said on Monday. FULL ARTICLE AT EUbusiness