european neighbourhood policy

EU, Russia sign pacts to develop border regions

November 19th, 2009 - 3:50 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Nov 19 (IANS) Officials of the European Union (EU) and Russia have signed a series of agreements here to boost socio-economic development in border regions. The European Commission, executive body of the ... Read more...

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EU urges Russia to keep moratorium on death penalty

November 13th, 2009 - 3:28 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, Nov 13 (RIA Novosti) The European Union (EU) is hoping that Russia will not abolish the moratorium on the death penalty, an official of the 27-member block has said. Russia undertook ... Read more...

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India, EU to hold 10th summit Nov 6

June 30th, 2009 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Prague, June 30 (IANS) India and the 27-nation European Union (EU) are set to expand their strategic partnership by focusing on areas ranging from global financial crisis, UN reforms and trade ... Read more...

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Pakistani scientists hook up to peers across the globe

October 29th, 2008 - 6:59 pm ICT by IANS
Brussels, Oct 29 (IANS) Pakistani scientists and researchers are now connected to colleagues across the globe, courtesy two of the world's most powerful computers, the European Commission said.Pakistani scientists will now be ... Read more...

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EU Commissioner praises elections in Nepal

April 15th, 2008 - 7:35 pm ICT by admin
Brussels, Apr.15 (ANI): Benita Ferrero-Waldner, European Commissioner for External Relations and European Neighbourhood Policy, has congratulated the people of Nepal, the countrys political parties and participating candidates for their commitment to ... Read more...

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EU releases 300 million euros in aid to Palestine

March 25th, 2008 - 11:58 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Brussels, March 25 (Xinhua) The European Union has provided 300 million euros ($467 million) in aid to the Palestinians to help finance humanitarian activities and to carry out reform and development projects ... Read more...

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EU sees India as very important strategic partner

February 28th, 2008 - 11:58 pm ICT by admin
Brussels, Feb 28 (IANS) India is a very important strategic partner for the European Union, a top EU official has said, pointing out that the two sides were working closely together in ... Read more...

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EU to cooperate with Musharraf

January 7th, 2008 - 3:36 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Jan 7 (ANI): The European Union (EU) said on Sunday that it would continue to cooperate with President Pervez Musharraf.The EU said Musharraf was an elected president and that the EU ... Read more...

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