UK announces £75B defense boost — and challenges Europe to follow suit

‘Turning point’ The new package will include an investment of an extra £10 billion over the…

European defense sovereignty doesn’t mean turning away from NATO, says von der Leyen

Von der Leyen is currently seeking a second term as head of the European Commission and…

Does the EU have what it takes to fight China on green tech?

“First off, the FSR targets only individual companies. After one company withdraws, another might just compete…

Expect Russia to do ‘whatever possible’ to reassert influence in Bulgaria, outgoing PM warns

Bulgaria’s outgoing Prime Minister Nikolai Denkov spent his mandate trying to boot out the Russians, and…

The value of consulting

There is too often in today’s media an ill-informed and negative notion of what management consultants…

Future of health: Time for Europe to connect the dots

Leon Davis was jogging when suddenly, he felt a pain in his chest. He arrived at…

How the Netherlands lost its shine for big business

Others have slammed the capriciousness of The Hague. A stable government is a key requirement to…

Bulgaria’s government talks blow up as Mariya Gabriel withdraws bid to be PM

“Thus, in practice, the development of the constitutional procedure cannot end successfully,” Gabriel added.  Nikolai Denkov, who…

Why we must de-risk and embrace regenerative farming

One of these priorities should be the journey toward regenerative agriculture, made in tandem with improving…

Scientific progress: A look ahead

Twenty years ago. 2004. The year the Olympics returned to their birthplace of Athens. I was…