Europe


European Union and Migrations

By Ricardo Carmo The biggest phenomenon of global actuality, the migrations (also known as “refugees crisis”) are nowadays one of the most problematic topics in international politics that most unsettles the European Union, once that this demographic…


Eastern Europe 2022 Forecast

Translation by Carla Ferreira 2021 ended in a climate of uncertainty. Are we close to the end of the Covid-19 pandemic? It’s a recurring question among businessmen, entrepreneurs, politicians, and all those whose life was…


Western Europe 2022 Forecast

The year of 2021 was marked by vaccination campaigns all over Europe and the debate regarding its compulsiveness and efficacy. In several European countries, including Portugal, preventive pandemic measures were adopted such as the requirement…


The Hell of La Palma

          On September 19th, the volcano Cumbre Vieja erupted, situated on the island of La Palma, an integrant of the Canary Islands. After waking up in a numb state that lasted half a century, Cumbre Vieja…



The World in December 21 to 27

Brexit: Habemus Acordum! This Thursday the United Kingdom and the European Union reached a post-Brexit trade agreement, after months of negotiations. Prime Minister Boris Johnson considered it a “good deal” for the whole of Europe,…


The World from December 14 to 20

Possible post-Brexit deal According to the European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator, Michael Barnier, a post-Brexit free trade agreement with the United Kingdom may be close and could be reached as early as Sunday. The European…