Several European countries are working to pass controversial legislation that would require telephone companies and Internet service providers (ISPs) to retain substantial amounts of customer data, despite the European Parliament's
rejection of the proposed bill.
The European Parliament's
Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety wants the deletion of the 'sufficient' classification for quality.
However, Vatican officials regard the uproar as motivated to a large extent by resurgent anti-Catholic bigotry in Europe, following as it does upon the European Parliament's
recent refusal to include references to the continent's Christian heritage in its Constitution.
"This is a product for young people, and our goal was to try at the same time not to say vague things on the project, but not to be scholarly," says Jacques Hinckxt, of the European Parliament's
information directorate general.
As the leading ECB actors in banking supervision made clear at a recent hearing of the European Parliament's
Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs on the implications of the recent corporate disasters on financial supervision, the central bankers want more time for thorough dialogue with experts and market participants.
Paul Rubig, a member of the European Parliament's
Industry & Energy Committee, has called upon business for help.
Boroujerdi's remarks came in reaction to a draft resolution adopted against Iran in the European Parliament's
recent meeting in Brussels.
In 1987, the European Parliament's
powers were limited and co-decision did not exist.
Strasbourg, France--The European Parliament's
plenary assembly rejected any reference to the continent's "Judeo-Christian" roots in the draft text of the European Constitution.