The embarrassing Sofagate repercussions of a missed handshake at the Africa summit – POLITICO According to the President of the European Commission, Ukraine will be given the green light to begin the process of joining the European Union within weeks. On Friday, Ursula von der Leyen handed over the official questionnaire to Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky, marking the beginning of the country's long-awaited accession to the European Union.
France has ordered people to stay at home and only go out for essential duties The European Commission is planning to ban all non-essential travel throughout Europe's Schengen free-travel zone as more countries close their borders to try to limit the spread of coronavirus. Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said she would ask leaders to implement the measures on Tuesday. "The less travel, the more we can contain the virus," she said. Meanwhile, tough new measures in France restricting movement from t
BRUSSELS – The European Union has hit its objective of conveying enough Covid antibody to cover 70% of the grown-up populace, EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said Saturday. The 27 governments are answerable for overseeing the antibodies to residents - and some are working a lot quicker than others - yet von der Leyen focused on that: "The EU has kept its assertion."
04 May 2020 Europe Share this with Facebook Image copyright AFP Image caption Scientists in Beijing carrying out one of dozens of research projects into potential vaccines The European Commission has launched a global effort to fund research on a vaccine and other tools to combat the coronavirus. It is hosting a virtual conference for world leaders and philanthropists in a bid to raise €7.5bn (£6.6bn; $8.3bn). European leaders have pledged support for the fundraising plan in a joint open letter. The B
Several big guys within the world economy across world has unanimously come together with promise to raise the amount of $8 billion in the race to fight coronavirus pandemic. The amount was raised on Monday at Brussel where all the world leaders promise towards it's vaccine The European Commission head Ursula von der Leyen said at the end of a pledging event that the money was raised In the space of just few hours. She said they have collectively pledged 7.4 billion euros ($8.07 billion) for vaccine, diagno