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    EU provides Tk 10m for Bangladesh flood victims

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 03:40pm on August 03, 2020

    The European Union is providing EUR 100,000, almost Tk 10 million, in humanitarian aid funding to assist the most vulnerable communities in response to severe...

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    Sanofi, GSK reach virus vaccine deals with US, EU

    Agence France-Presse. Paris | Updated at 11:02am on August 01, 2020

    Pharma giants Sanofi and GSK will receive up to $2.1 billion from the US government for the development of a COVID-19 vaccine, the companies said...

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    EU announces 1.1m euro to minimise Amphan damages in Bangladesh

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 06:40pm on May 26, 2020

    European Union has decided to provide €1.1 million to Bangladesh for helping recover damages triggered by cyclone Amphan in the past week...

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    UN urges EU to take in 160 migrants stranded at sea

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 11:13pm on May 21, 2020

    The United Nations called on the EU on Thursday to reach a deal to take in 160 migrants who have been stranded in the Mediterranean...

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    EU, Britain denounce Myanmar violence at UNSC

    Agence France-Presse . United Nations | Updated at 01:06am on May 16, 2020

    UN Security Council European member states and Britain on Thursday denounced violence in Myanmar and expressed concern over the coronavirus pandemic in the country, in...

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    EU leaders inch towards coronavirus rescue plan

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 10:41pm on April 24, 2020

    Divided EU leaders inched their way towards an economic recovery plan for virus-hit Europe on Thursday as the European Central Bank chief said that action...

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    Divided EU leaders to meet on virus recovery plan

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 09:05am on April 23, 2020

    EU leaders are set to haggle on Thursday over a giant package to help their economies recover from the coronavirus pandemic, but bitter divisions mean...

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    Islamic State attack in Syria kills 27 regime forces

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 10:32pm on April 10, 2020

    At least 27 Syrian regime fighters were killed Thursday in an Islamic State group attack in the central province of Homs amid fierce clashes, a...

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    EU members agree 500b euro coronavirus emergency deal

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 10:11pm on April 10, 2020

    After weeks of wrangling, EU member states buried their differences and agreed a 500-billion-euro ($550 billion) emergency plan for a European economy knocked to its...

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    EU ombudsman bins labour orgs’ plea over Bangladesh GSP review

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:29pm on March 30, 2020

    European Ombudsman Emily O’Reilly has dismissed a case file by four global labour rights bodies against the European Commission’s alleged failure to initiate a temporary...