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Shipping bodies call EU to act on Mediterranean migrant rescues

A group of shipping bodies and associations sent an open letter to European Commissioners, including President Ursula von der Leyen, calling for prompt and predictable disembarkations of persons rescued by merchant vessels in the Mediterranean Sea.

EU to support Spain’s shipbuilding workers

The European Commission proposed to provide Spain with €2 million from the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund (EGF) to help 500 former workers of sectors ancillary to shipbuilding in Galicia to find new jobs.

Europe could see $35 billion in carbon capture and storage spending till 2035

Following two long and costly decades of carbon capture and storage (CCS) studies and test centers, Europe has now reached a stage where big-scale developments make financial sense and could trigger up to $35 billion in development spending until 2035, a new analysis by Norwegian consultant Rystad Energy shows.

UK prepares for failure of a free trade deal with EU

UK will be comfortable with ending the talks on a free-trade deal with the EU, if they do not produce a result before an upcoming EU summit scheduled for October 15, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is set to announce Monday. 

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