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Plenary highlights: Ceta, robots, counter-terrorism, future of the EU

February plenary MEPs approved Ceta during this week's plenary session followed by a visit by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau telling them how the EU-Canada trade deal was not just about commerce, but also about improving people's ... read more

Stopping foreign fighters at EU external borders

All EU citizens and third country nationals entering or leaving the EU will be systematically checked against databases, e.g. of lost and stolen documents, under a regulation voted on Thursday. The new rules were agreed by Parliament’s negotiators ... read more

Malta EU Presidency: Digital Single Market is a high priority

The benefits of the Single Market through the development of the Digital Market will not just boost Europe’s home-gown technology business to compete with giant firms but it will also bring benefits and a higher degree of efficiency ... read more