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Between East and West, the imbalance persists

FRANCE 24 visits the city of Leipzig, in the former East Germany, where the carmaker BMW employs 4,000 people in its factory. But, two decades after reunification, most factories have disappeared, with consequences for the wider economy.

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2014-10-25 Italy

Sandro Gozi, Italy's Minister of European Affairs

What is Matteo Renzi's plan for Europe? Is the new "Paris-Rome axis" solid enough to push a pro-growth agenda in the EU? Italy's new Europe Minister tells Christophe Robeet why...

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2014-10-25 Europe

EU politics: Is France’s influence in decline?

Is France's influence in Europe in decline? In a European Union dominated by Germany and amid growing criticism of François Hollande's economic management, many observers warn...

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2014-10-10 José Manuel Barroso

Interview with José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission

In an exclusive interview with France 24, the outgoing president of the European Commission discusses his record at the helm of the EU executive. He also analyses the challenges...

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2014-10-18 agriculture

Dacian Ciolos, EU Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development

In August, Russia declared a one-year embargo on meat, fish, dairy, fruit and vegetables from the EU and the US in retaliation for economic sanctions over Moscow's actions in...

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2014-10-18 European Commission

EU-US free trade agreement: A bad deal for European consumers?

When it comes to consumer protection, the EU prides itself of having some of the world’s strictest rules. But campaigners have raised the alarm over the implications of a...

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