Maastricht Treaty: Everything you need to know

1. It established the European Union The Maastricht Treaty, officially known as the Treaty on European Union, marked the beginning of “a new stage in the process of creating an ever closer union among the peoples of Europe”. It laid the foundations for a single currency, the euro, and significantly expanded cooperation between European countries in … Continue reading Maastricht Treaty: Everything you need to know

Malaysia threatens to sue the EU if Palm Oil is banned in Europe

The future of Malaysia's palm oil industry is hanging in the balance with Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) taking steps toward ratifying the proposed resolution to ban importation of palm oil into the European Union (EU) next month. A report from Free Malaysia Today quotes the vice-president of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentarians’ Conference on Environment and Development … Continue reading Malaysia threatens to sue the EU if Palm Oil is banned in Europe

Hillary Clinton bemoans the Fate of Brexit Children

Hillary Clinton has sympathized with the large number of children who stand affected in the Brexit process. The former Secretary of State said on Saturday during a speech at Swansea University in Wales, that most of the kids are feeling "worried and unsafe." Image: Hillary Clinton The 2016 U.S. presidential candidate was presented with an honorary … Continue reading Hillary Clinton bemoans the Fate of Brexit Children