EU regulators approve Moderna’s COVID vaccine as pressure builds to speed up immunizations

Moderna Inc.’s COVID-19 vaccine won the backing of the European Union drugs regulator, clearing the way for a second weapon in the bloc’s fight to stem the pandemic. The recommendation was announced by the European Medicines Agency on Wednesday. The European Commission is working “at full speed” on the final clearance step, President Ursula Von […]

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France’s Macron Evaluations Convinced, and Europe is Trying to put the lid on a Possible COVID Audience

The information Thursday morning that French President Emmanuel Macron had tested positive for the coronavirus acquired such as a pre-Christmas bombshell not just in his state –but also throughout the 27-country European Union, whose leaders were shuttling in and outside of in-person encounters for months, cooperating with a serious economic collapse, Britain’s impending Brexit death […]

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Europe will go it alone on digital tax reform in 2021 if it must, says EU president, as bloc directs €150BN in COVID-19 relief toward cloud, AI and broadband

Europe will propose its own digital tax early next year if there’s no agreement at a global level on how to update taxation rules for the Internet age, EU president Ursula von der Leyen said today, reiterating the bloc’s determination not to let tax reform slide in a ‘state of the union’ speech to the […]