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The European Union (EU) is an economic and political union of 27 member states, located primarily in Europe. Committed to regional integration, the EU was established by the Treaty of Maastricht on 1 November 1993 upon the foundations of the European Communities.

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Singapore and EU To Seal FTA Soon: President Visits UK To Attract More Investment

By IBTimes AU

Singapore as a business friendly city state offers huge potential for investments. (Oct 23)

MORE TOPICS: INVESTMENT, LONDON

Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron (L) greets Finland's Prime Minister Alexander Stubb
EU Tells UK's Prime Minister Cameron That Stopping EU Migrants Is Not Acceptable

By IBTimes AU

Given the rise of Euro-sceptic forces in the domestic front, Cameron will only go with the flow in the matter of delinking from EU. (Oct 23)

Poland's Prime Minister Donald Tusk (L) greets Russia's Prime Minister Vladimir Putin at Westerplatte, September 1, 2009, during ceremonies marking the 70th anniversary of Nazi Germany's invasion of Poland.
Russia Wanted To Divide Ukraine With Poland As Early As 2008, Says Polish Ex-Minister

By IBTimes AU

Poland's former foreign minister said Russia wanted so bad to divide Ukraine as early as four years ago. (Oct 22)

MORE TOPICS: RUSSIA, POLAND, UKRAINE

Russia's envoy to the European Union Vladimir Chizhov arrives for an EU-Russia-Ukraine trilateral energy meeting at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels June 11, 2014. Russia and Ukraine will resume efforts to resolve a gas pricing disput
Moscow Will Not Publish List of Banned Persons, Also to Ban Imports of European Animal Fat, Meat Byproducts, Fruits and Vegetables

By IBTimes AU

Enter Russia at your own risk, or so the country tells the banned persons on its list. (Oct 22)

MORE TOPICS: RUSSIA, UKRAINE

Jeff Hulbert Of Annapolis, Maryland Protests In Front Of The White House In Washington
Ebola Czar In US To Work On Bringing Down Anxiety Levels About The Epidemic : Nigeria Cheers As It Becomes Ebola Free

By IBTimes AU

The Obama administration has done the right thing by giving the responsibility of Ebola action plan to a seasoned administrator. (Oct 21)

MORE TOPICS: NIGERIA, SENEGAL

Russia's President Vladimir Putin delivers a speech
Russia Beefs Up Gold Reserves To Offset Heat of Sanctions And Undercut Dollar

By IBTimes AU

The plan to boost gold reserves also fits in with Russia's plan to play down the power of U.S. dollar. (Oct 20)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, IMF, GERMANY, RUSSIA, UKRAINE

Russia's President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting at the Novo-Ogaryovo state residence outside Moscow
Germany Softens Stand On Russia: Putin Arrives In Italy For EU-Asia Summit

By IBTimes AU

Both Russia and the West need to pursue a pragmatic line to defuse tensions which are only sinking their economies. (Oct 17)

MORE TOPICS: GERMANY, RUSSIA, ELECTIONS, UKRAINE, INTERNATIONAL LAW

Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron makes a statement to the media
UKIP Rising As Significant Political Force: Britain’s Mainstream Political Parties In Distress

By IBTimes AU

UKIP has to add more to its popular agenda of Euroscepticism to position itself as the most viable alternative to bigger parties. (Oct 15)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED KINGDOM

A rocket is fired during a drill of drone planes assaulting targets and a firing drill of self-propelled flak rocket destroying "enemy" cruise missiles coming in attack in low altitude, conducted by the air force and air defence artillery units
Drone Makers Hate the Name “Drone” And Looking To Change It

By IBTimes AU

Beyond the name, the functionally of drones makes it superb in various applications. (Oct 10)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, AUSTRALIA, FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION, U.S. NAVY, CONGRESS

German Chancellor Angela Merkel Holding A BlackBerry Smartphone.
Germany To Send Troops To Ukraine To Monitor Ceasefire: France May Send Drones

By IBTimes AU

Taking a leaf from Russia, the EU is also injecting troops into Ukraine in the guise of monitoring ceasefire. (Oct 07)

MORE TOPICS: GERMANY, RUSSIA, ELECTIONS, UKRAINE