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1 February 2019 will be a milestone in the EU-Japan relationship. On that date, the economic partnership agreement (EPA) will become effective, creating an open trading area covering over 600 million people and almost one third of the world’s total GDP.


83 percent of Europeans think fake news is a threat, but few know how to spot them. Here are 3 simple tricks to help you better navigate your newsfeed.

Senior officials from the European Union and NATO met yesterday to discuss recent cyber security and defence developments at the EU and NATO along with perspectives on EU-NATO cooperation on cyber defence.


The High Representative and the European Commission set out today concrete measures to tackle disinformation, including the build-up of capacities and strengthening of cooperation between Member States and EU institutions, particularly in light of a number of upcoming elections across the EU.

Statement by High Representative/Vice President Federica Mogherini on Reconciliation and Economic Integration in the Horn of Africa


The European Union and Singapore have today signed three agreements, taking their political, trade, and investment relations to a new level. Together, they signify an important step towards increasing the EU's presence in a fast-growing, important region.

Speech by High Representative/Vice-President Federica Mogherini on "Innovation in Development: The Future of EU International Cooperation" at the public debate with Bill Gates in the European Parliament