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Are the eastern EU Member States catching up or lagging behind?
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Are the eastern EU Member States catching up or lagging behind?

The European Commission published its 8th report on economic, social, and territorial cohesion. Published every three years, the report reveals how disparities between European countries have changed between the millennium and the pandemic and shows in which areas did the different regions catch up or lag behind. Analysis from Hype&
The cost of energy independence
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The cost of energy independence

„Moscow last year earned $50 billion from oil and gas supplies to the EU. And this year, due to the increased prices, the Russian revenues will reach $40 billion already in the coming days,” says energy expert Olivér Hortay. At what cost can Europe cut oil and gas imports from
From Messenger to WhatsApp? | EU would curb the power of tech giants
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From Messenger to WhatsApp? | EU would curb the power of tech giants

The European Parliament and the Council have reached an agreement on the Digital Markets Act, aiming to regulate gatekeepers, companies with significant economic power in EU countries, such as Google, Amazon, Facebook, and Apple. Due to the regulation, we can say goodbye to annoying and undeletable default apps, and we
Europe will be the first climate-neutral continent
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Europe will be the first climate-neutral continent

The European Commission’s legislative package called Fit for 55, published yesterday, aims to achieve a 55% reduction compared to 1990 greenhouse gas emissions by 2030. This reduction in emissions is essential for Europe to be the first climate-neutral, emission-free continent by 2050. “The fossil fuel economy has reached its