Posts tagged EU News

The EU Agency Rejects Hype on Health Claims of Food Products

on July 22, 2009 by admin in Business, Economy, World Business News, Comments Off

The EU’s food safety agency EFSA has rejected the claims of about 65 food products of their unproven health benefits through its scientific investigation. The EFSA’s (European Food Safety Authority) findings will have grave implications on the sales of the… Continue reading

The EU Likely to Provide Visa-free Travel for Macedonians

on May 26, 2009 by admin in Albania News, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo News, Macedonia News, Montenegro News, Serbia News, Tourism News, Travel News, Comments Off

According to the European Commission’s (EC) assessment report, posted on the official website of the European Stability Initiative (ESI) stated Macedonia had been able to fulfil the required criteria to enter the visa-free regime. ESI is a non-profit institute that… Continue reading

Canada FTA with Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland in Force as Planned

on April 30, 2009 by admin in Bilateral Trade, Canada News, EU News, Iceland News, Liechtenstein News, Norway News, Switzerland News, Trade Deals, Trade News, World Business News, Comments Off

The Canadian Minister of International Trade, Stockwell Day has declared the FTA with the members of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland would come into force from July 1 this year. The first ever FTA… Continue reading

The EU Foreign Ministers Meet Will Decide the Extension of Myanmar Sanctions

on April 27, 2009 by admin in EU News, Myanmar Sanctions, Comments Off

At a meeting at Luxembourg today, the foreign ministers of the EU will review whether the three year old sanctions imposed on Myanmar (Burma) to be extended or not. Though there are other key issues to be discussed including the… Continue reading