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We take you to the 28 EU member states for a series of exclusive reports and interviews with local MEPs. Produced in partnership with the European Parliament. Saturday at 12.10 pm.

EUROPE NOW

EUROPE NOW

Latest update : 2014-01-27

Latvia joins the euro club (part 2)

As European Capital of Culture 2014, Riga will host more than 200 special events. We visit the Latvian National Opera, Europe’s largest Art Nouveau district as well as the brand new National Library. We also ask why an estimated 200,000 Russian speakers remain "non-citizens", two decades after the country won back its independence from the Soviet Union.

Presenter: Christophe Robeet
Editor in chief: Caroline de Camaret
Producers: Alix Le Bourdon, Salima Belhadj and Julie Dungelhoeff
Reporters: Alix Le Bourdon and Julie Dungelhoeff
Images: Stéphane Bodenne and Julie Dungelhoeff
Editing: Chloé Poline, Audrey Le Narvor and Julie Morhange

By Christophe ROBEET

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2015-12-26 Malta

Malta: Little but alluring (part 2)

Gambling makes up 12% of Malta’s GDP, its second-biggest industry after tourism. Yan Grech works with a French online betting agency. He explains the Maltese love of gambling and...

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2015-12-26 Malta

Malta: Little but alluring (part 1)

It is both the smallest and most densely populated country in the European Union, a group of islands in the central Mediterranean. Malta has been spared the worst of the...

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2015-12-18 immigration

The best Of 'Europe Now': A Look back at 2015

In 2015, France 24 has travelled across Europe to take a look at the continent’s challenges: European identity, refugee crisis, global warming, economy… From Hungary to Malta,...

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2015-10-31 refugees

Freedom of movement and the media in Hungary (part 2)

Hungary is a landlocked nation surrounded by seven other countries. It made the headlines recently for its harsh stance on the migrant crisis - it erected a wire fence along its...

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2015-10-31 Hungary

Freedom of movement and the media in Hungary (part 1)

Since taking office in 2010, Hungary’s Prime Minister Viktor Orban has come under fire from other European leaders for his increasing authoritarian stance, notably in relation to...

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