Daily Archives: July 17, 2017

Realizing 2030 Agenda Requires Teamwork to Rebuild Trust in Government, Ensure Fair Globalization, High-Level Political Forum Hears, as Ministerial Segment Begins

The loss of confidence and trust between people and Governments, multilateral institutions and international organizations highlighted the paradox that problems were increasingly global in nature and could not be solved by individual countries, participants heard …

Press Briefing by Press Secretary Sean Spicer, 7/17/2017, #58

James S. Brady Press Briefing Room 

2:32 P.M. EDT

MR. SPICER:  Sorry I’m a little late.

Q    Good to see you.  

Q    We miss you, Sean.

MR. SPICER:  Well, I miss you too.

Good afternoon.  …

Mergers: Commission approves acquisition of Momondo by Priceline

Priceline operates online travel agents and travel comparison metasearch sites, under several brand names including booking.com, priceline.com, agoda.com, KAYAK Rentalcars.com and Opentable. Momondo Group is primarily active in the operation of metasearch sites, under the …

A New Report Shows How Close the World is to Totally Eradicating Extreme Poverty

The United Nations released a key report today showing how far the world still needs to go to reach its goal of totally eradicating extreme poverty by 2030. The report finds that as of 2013–the …

Written question – The future of EU-India relations – E-004425/2017

India is on the way to becoming the world’s most populous country, and is enhancing its economic, diplomatic and military power. This south Asian country is a key strategic partner for the EU: diplomatic relations …