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MEP Vaidere concerned about growing inequality between EU members states after Covid-19 crisis

  • 2020-05-19
  • LETA/TBT Staff

RIGA - There are concerns that in the aftermath of the Covid-19 crisis, inequalities between European Union (EU) Member States may increase, as countries with greater budgetary capacity will be able to better support their businesses in the single market, European Parliament M...

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