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EU top negotiator wants 'special' Brexit deal with UK finance sector: report

London (AFP) – The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator has told colleagues that they need to strike a "special" deal with Britain's finance sector in order to keep credit flowing…

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Amicus's Fabry disease drug gets positive EU recommendation

(Reuters) – The European Medicines Agency recommended approving American biotech drug developer Amicus Therapeutics Inc's experimental Fabry disease treatment. The European health agency said on Friday that migalastat, the drug…

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EU unveils 700-mn-euro migrant aid plan for Greece

Brussels (AFP) – The EU on Wednesday proposed 700 million euros in emergency aid for Greece & other states as it began to tackle the migrant crisis within its borders…

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EU launches emergency refugee aid scheme for Greece

By Gabriela Baczynska & Francesco Guarascio BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union, faced with a growing refugee crisis in Greece, launched a new aid program on Wednesday worth an initial…

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EU set to give emergency aid to Greece for migrants

Brussels (AFP) – The EU will unveil plans Wednesday for emergency aid to Greece to assist trapped migrants, in what would be the bloc's first distribution of humanitarian cash to…

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France razes migrant camp as Greece seeks EU aid

Calais (France) (AFP) – Demolition workers tore down more makeshift shelters in France's grim "Jungle" migrant camp Tuesday, as Greece pleaded for EU aid to assist shelter thousands of refugees…

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United States sets out limits on its spying as part of new data pact with EU

By Julia Fioretti BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The United States has set out limits to its use of data collected in bulk approximately European citizens after a new information-sharing pact was…

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Austria warns EU survival at stake in migrant crisis

Vienna (AFP) – Austria warned Wednesday that the EU's future was at stake as it pressed Balkan states, in the absence of an effective usual response by the bloc, to…

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What he wanted and what he got: assessing Cameron's EU deal

Brussels (AFP) – After two long days of talks, the European Union agreed a deal late Friday to recast Britain's EU membership at Prime Minister David Cameron's urging ahead of…

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EU clears Western Digital acquisition of SanDisk

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Commission said on Thursday it had cleared Western Digital's planned acquisition of SanDisk after concluding that the takeover would not harm competition in the data…

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