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The Brexit glossary

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, June 29, 2016

After the historic leave vote at the EU referendum expats will be wondering what the future holds. Much of the language of the referendum and its consequences are confusing to… Read more…

What happens to expats if Britain chooses to vote leave?

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, June 22, 2016

We thought we would take a closer a look at the implications for expats of the leave vote…     With 1.3 million expat Brits residing in Europe, interest in… Read more…

Closing EU borders would cost €100 billion according to new report

By Angloinfo World Editor - Tuesday, February 23, 2016

The report by the European parliament’s research department shows that export driven countries like the Netherlands would be hit the hardest. The findings conclude that if Brussels decides to extend… Read more…

Who makes better decisions on Europe, a 92-year-old or a 26-year-old?

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, July 11, 2014

How old are Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) and how many women are represented in each country? There is a 66-year age gap between the youngest and the oldest… Read more…

Europe voted for MEPs – but who are they?

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, June 26, 2014

Last month, Europeans voted for new members of the European Parliament, here we show the outcome of the vote and the formation of the political groups that came out of… Read more…

The French are ambivalent or negative about the EU…are expats too?

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, April 29, 2014

A new poll published in Le Figaro this week has shown that only 44 percent of French people living in France have a positive view of the European Union. The… Read more…

European Parliament Elections – Voting Dates and Party Information

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, April 22, 2014

The European elections will take place between 22 and 25 May. Voting will take place in each member state on the following dates (colours as per map to right): UK,… Read more…

Today is Overseas Register to Vote Day for British Expats

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, February 26, 2014

In partnership with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), the Electoral Commission, the elections watchdog, is staging Overseas Register to Vote Day today Wednesday 26 February in a bid to… Read more…

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