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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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    EU agrees huge coronavirus aid plan as Trump backs face masks

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 12:19am on July 22, 2020

    European leaders on Tuesday agreed a massive aid package for their pandemic-ravaged economies, as US president Donald Trump finally came out in favour of face...

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    UK pledges $890m to prepare borders after Brexit

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:41pm on July 12, 2020

    Britain on Sunday pledged £705 million ($890 million, 788 million euros) to prepare its borders for cutting ties with the European Union on December 31,...

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    EU supports early action in Bangladesh as severe flood looms

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:19am on July 07, 2020

    In response to severe flooding that submerged many parts of Bangladesh in late June, the European Union is providing EUR 100,000 (Tk 96 lakh) for...

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    EU announces to provide €32 million aid to Bangladesh

    New Age . Online Desk | Updated at 05:23pm on July 02, 2020

    The European Union has announced to provide €32 million to Bangladesh in aid to contribute to the needs of the local host communities of Cox’s...

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    EU reopens to visitors as virus surges in US

    Agence France-Presse . Corfu, Greece | Updated at 11:55pm on July 01, 2020

    The European Union reopened its borders on Wednesday to visitors from 15 countries but excluded the United States, where deaths are spiking once again and...

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    EU allows few nations to enter 31 European countries

    Associated Press/UNB. Dhaka | Updated at 09:21pm on June 30, 2020

    Amid the coronavirus pandemic, the European Union on Tuesday announced a list of nations whose citizens will be allowed to enter 31 European countries. As...

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    Bangladesh not among 54 countries eligible to use Schengen visa

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury  | Updated at 03:32pm on June 28, 2020

    Bangladesh citizens are highly unlikely to be allowed to enter the European Union area from outside as the regional group is set to reopen external...

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    TikTok joins EU code of conduct on disinformation

    Agence France-Presse. Brussels | Updated at 04:57pm on June 23, 2020

    The social media phenomenon TikTok joined the EU's disinformation code of conduct on Monday as tech giants seek to persuade Europe to back away from...

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    Green business idea competition to be held in Bangladesh

    New Age . Online Desk | Updated at 02:24pm on June 18, 2020

    ClimateLaunchpad, powered by Climate-KIC and supported by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology, an initiative of the European Union, would organise a green business...