EU sets up public prosecutor office to crack down on cross-border financial fraud

The EU has agreed to set up a public prosecutor’s office for cross-border financial crime hitting the EU budget. The office will try to reap back 50 billion euros lost annually through lost sales tax or VAT. http://ift.tt/2r68MTz #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia 3Novices Europe

https://3noviceseurope.wordpress.com/2017/06/08/3noviceseu-sets-up-public-prosecutor-office-to-crack-down-on-cross-border-financial-fraud/

EU sets up public prosecutor office to crack down on cross-border financial fraud

The EU has agreed to set up a public prosecutor’s office for cross-border financial crime hitting the EU budget. The office will try to reap back 50 billion euros lost annually through lost sales tax or VAT. http://ift.tt/2r68MTz #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia 3Novices Europe

https://3noviceseurope.wordpress.com/2017/06/08/3noviceseu-sets-up-public-prosecutor-office-to-crack-down-on-cross-border-financial-fraud/

European Commission announces a €3 million Horizon Prize to develop a tactile display for the visually impaired

The European Commission launches a new Horizon Prize, challenging innovators to develop the most affordable, internet-enabled, full-page tactile display. The €3 million prize will go to the best solution able to convey digital information -text and graphics- for blind and visually impaired people. http://ift.tt/2s6W72S #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia 3Novices Europe

https://3noviceseurope.wordpress.com/2017/06/08/3noviceseuropean-commission-announces-a-e3-million-horizon-prize-to-develop-a-tactile-display-for-the-visually-impaired/

Montenegro – 29th NATO member

The flag of Montenegro was raised at NATO Headquarters on Wednesday 7 June 2017 in a special ceremony to mark the country’s accession to NATO. Flag raising ceremonies were also held simultaneously at Allied Command Operations (SHAPE) in Mons and Allied Command Operations in Norfolk, Virginia. Montenegro became the 29th member of the Alliance on […]

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EU launches new defense fund amid growing security concerns

With a looming Brexit and US pressure to boost defense spending, the EU has created a fund to bolster defense cooperation in the bloc. EU officials said it marks a new chapter in bringing member states closer together. http://ift.tt/2r1kyyu #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia 3Novices Europe

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Brexit: EU wants clear guarantees on citizens’ rights

EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier tells the UK that EU citizens’ rights must come first. http://ift.tt/2pI6kA9 #3Novices #News #OnlineMedia 3Novices Europe

https://3noviceseurope.wordpress.com/2017/05/05/3novicesbrexit-eu-wants-clear-guarantees-on-citizens-rights/

Make trade not war: firms across  Europe urge UK and Brussels to seek ambitious deal

European leaders must “get on” with securing an ambitious trade deal between the UK and EU that will secure jobs and boost living standards after Brexit, the head of Britain’s biggest business group says today. Carolyn Fairbairn, director general of the Confederation of British Industry (CBI), will call on policymakers to focus on the “real prize” of a […]

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