The European Commission urged EU countries not to accept applications from Russians for visas through third countries

They believe that it is necessary to carefully check every Russian who wants to enter the EU. At the moment, Russian tourists with Schengen visas cannot stay in the EU for more than 90 days. In addition, the possession of a Schengen visa in general does not guarantee entry into the EU. .

Energy ministers of 15 EU countries supported the introduction of a gas price ceiling

According to the document that appeared, the price limit for blue fuel “should not be limited to imports from certain countries.” This initiative was supported by representatives of Belgium, France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, as well as the ministers of ten more states. .

The EU failed to agree on a “price ceiling” for Russian oil

Source: Lev Radin/Global Look Press Brussels, 26 September. EU countries may delay the signing of an agreement on the introduction of price restrictions on Russian oil due to disagreements on this issue. This is reported by Bloomberg, citing sources. Cyprus and Hungary are among the states that opposed the proposal for a price cap, which … Read more

The European Commission plans to resolve the issue of the “ceiling” of gas prices on September 28 The European Commission planned on Wednesday, September 28, to discuss the possibility of introducing a ceiling on the cost of natural gas, Bloomberg reports. The meeting of the European Commission has been scheduled for a long time on September 28 in order to reduce volatility and increase trading volumes in the energy markets. It … Read more

The EC will allow countries to determine the amount of reduction in energy consumption

The corresponding plan is being developed by the European Commission. According to the newspaper, countries will be able to independently determine the amount of reduction in energy consumption, provided that during peak hours the savings are not less than 7%. .

EU threatens to ‘use tools’ if ‘wrong’ politicians win Italian elections

Global Look Press | Philipp von Ditfurth/dpa Brussels, 25 September. The European Union has “tools” in case the “wrong” parties come to power. This was announced on the eve of voting in early parliamentary elections in Italy by the President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen. Answering a question from journalists about the … Read more

Italian politician accuses EC President von der Leyen of threats

The head of the Italian League of the North party, Matteo Salvini, commented on the statement of the head of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, that the complications of the situation in Italy after the elections will turn into “tools” for Rome, as in the cases with Warsaw and Budapest. .

Bloomberg: The European Commission will propose a plan for the digitalization of the EU energy system The European Commission will propose a 565 billion euro plan to digitalize the EU’s energy system. Thus, Europe plans to end its energy dependence on Russia by the end of the decade, Bloomberg notes. The Energy System Digitization Action Plan, which will be unveiled by the European Commission next week, will require €565 billion … Read more

The European Union may cancel the right of veto on issues related to Russia The European Union intends to impose sanctions against new Russian officials as part of the future eighth package of sanctions. Brussels may also cancel the right of veto when voting on issues related to Russia, a source in the EU told RIA Novosti. It is noted that the European authorities make such a decision … Read more