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MEDIA NOTIFICATION: Ireland 40 years on: the benefits, opportunities and challenges of EU membership

  Issue Date:  Monday, 28 January 2013 Press Queries:  Jenny Flynn, Communications Manager, EM Ireland T: 01 662 5815  M: 085 111 5836  E: jenny@europeanmovement.ie Ireland 40 years on: the benefits, opportunities and challenges of EU membership Ireland joined the EU in 1973, has held 8 referenda on EU Treaties […]

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Just the Facts: Czech Presidential Election

First Round 11-12 January 2013 On the 11 and 12 January 2013, the first round of Presidential elections took place in the Czech Republic. This is the first time that a President has ever been directly elected by the Czech people following a change to the electoral law in February […]

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Press Release: Two-thirds of Irish People Would Choose to Stay in the EU Even if the UK Leaves

  EM Ireland/Red C poll results challenge Government to maximise Presidency opportunity Dublin, 18 January 2013:  With British Prime Minister, David Cameron, due to deliver a highly-anticipated speech regarding the UK’s future in the EU, a European Movement Ireland/Red C poll suggests that a majority of the Irish population believe […]

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Just the Facts: January Governing Council of the ECB 10 January 2013

Economic Outlook Last week, the Governing Council of the ECB met in Frankfurt for their first meeting of 2013. At the press conference following the meeting, President of the ECB, Mario Draghi announced that it had been decided unanimously not to change the key ECB interest rates.  The reason for […]

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