How will the EU’s ‘Covid passports’ work for travellers?
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How will the EU’s ‘Covid passports’ work for travellers?

The European Parliament and the 27 member states reached agreement this week on a digital Covid certificate that should pave the way for frictionless summer travel across the European Union. But what will the passes mean for tourists and visitors in practice?

Where in Europe are Covid curfews and early closures still in place?
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Where in Europe are Covid curfews and early closures still in place?

COMPARE: Which countries are leading the race to vaccinate in Europe?

COMPARE: Which countries are leading the race to vaccinate in Europe?

France will no longer extradite suspected criminals to the UK since Brexit

France will no longer extradite suspected criminals to the UK since Brexit

COMPARE: Which European countries have the toughest rules for gaining citizenship?
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COMPARE: Which European countries have the toughest rules for gaining citizenship?

OPINION: European governments were cautious on AstraZeneca vaccines but they were neither stupid nor ‘political’

OPINION: European governments were cautious on AstraZeneca vaccines but they were neither stupid nor ‘political’

France taken to European Court over divorce ruling that woman had ‘marital duty’ to have sex with husband

France taken to European Court over divorce ruling that woman had ‘marital duty’ to have sex with husband

VIDEO: Whirlwind bromance! How to spend 48 hours in Budapest
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VIDEO: Whirlwind bromance! How to spend 48 hours in Budapest

Gay French minister says Polish government threatened to cancel meetings if he visited ‘LGBT free zone’

Gay French minister says Polish government threatened to cancel meetings if he visited ‘LGBT free zone’

How European countries have changed after a year of coronavirus crisis

How European countries have changed after a year of coronavirus crisis

France announces Covid test requirement for arrivals by air or sea from EU

France announces Covid test requirement for arrivals by air or sea from EU

COMPARE: How fast are European countries vaccinating their populations?

COMPARE: How fast are European countries vaccinating their populations?

‘We warned you’: Call for urgent action after Britons living in EU denied entry

‘We warned you’: Call for urgent action after Britons living in EU denied entry

Paris to Berlin in four hours: The plan for Europe’s ultra-rapid train network

Paris to Berlin in four hours: The plan for Europe’s ultra-rapid train network

MAP: Return of night trains across Europe comes a step closer

MAP: Return of night trains across Europe comes a step closer

France’s Europe minister: I’m gay and I plan to visit ‘LGBT-free zones’ in Poland

France’s Europe minister: I’m gay and I plan to visit ‘LGBT-free zones’ in Poland

Are flights around Europe returning to normal after borders reopen?

Are flights around Europe returning to normal after borders reopen?

Around Europe: How the relentless resurgence of coronavirus is causing unease and despair

Around Europe: How the relentless resurgence of coronavirus is causing unease and despair

How to see the very best of Europe this summer
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How to see the very best of Europe this summer

Brexit: Why won’t the EU act to protect the rights of Britons in Europe?

Brexit: Why won’t the EU act to protect the rights of Britons in Europe?

Europe & You: Boris our ‘best chance to stop Brexit’, EU Green Cards and cash for residency appointments

Europe & You: Boris our ‘best chance to stop Brexit’, EU Green Cards and cash for residency appointments

European elections: How can I make sure my vote counts?

European elections: How can I make sure my vote counts?

Brexit is a lesson to us all: Macron

Brexit is a lesson to us all: Macron

‘Three weeks to find a miracle’: Europe reacts to yet more Brexit chaos

‘Three weeks to find a miracle’: Europe reacts to yet more Brexit chaos

‘Brexit is the symbol of Europe’s crisis’: Macron outlines vision for EU’s future

‘Brexit is the symbol of Europe’s crisis’: Macron outlines vision for EU’s future

Recalled French ambassador to return to Italy after diplomatic spat

Recalled French ambassador to return to Italy after diplomatic spat

ANALYSIS: What’s behind Italy’s spat with France?

ANALYSIS: What’s behind Italy’s spat with France?

France and Germany seek closer bond with treaty ahead of Brexit

France and Germany seek closer bond with treaty ahead of Brexit

Is this the last time France will switch to winter time?

Is this the last time France will switch to winter time?

Macron calls for ‘real European army’ to defend against Russia and US

Macron calls for ‘real European army’ to defend against Russia and US

Macron proposes EU collective defence plan

Macron proposes EU collective defence plan

French minister urges Germany to invest more in the EU

French minister urges Germany to invest more in the EU

Europe embraces Black Friday sales with some reservations

Europe embraces Black Friday sales with some reservations

French truckers block borders to protest eastern European competition

French truckers block borders to protest eastern European competition

‘With fake news, the people are the first line of defence’
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‘With fake news, the people are the first line of defence’

How far-right parties are faring across Europe

How far-right parties are faring across Europe

Podcast: the French on the streets, the Germans between the sheets

Podcast: the French on the streets, the Germans between the sheets

Macron takes on eurosceptics in row over EU flag

Macron takes on eurosceptics in row over EU flag

Macron to present his EU vision and hopes for German backing

Macron to present his EU vision and hopes for German backing

Brexit: European nationals warned of change in travel rules when visiting UK in future

Brexit: European nationals warned of change in travel rules when visiting UK in future

Macron embarks on tour to drum up support for EU reform plans

Macron embarks on tour to drum up support for EU reform plans

France and Germany to accelerate eurozone integration

France and Germany to accelerate eurozone integration

Hollande on radical Trump moves: ‘We have to respond’

Hollande on radical Trump moves: ‘We have to respond’

Listen: The Local’s new Europe-wide podcast

Listen: The Local’s new Europe-wide podcast

As it happened: EU urges Greece ‘yes’ vote

As it happened: EU urges Greece ‘yes’ vote

French among Europe’s most disgruntled with EU

French among Europe’s most disgruntled with EU

Paris attacks: Knock-on effects across Europe

Paris attacks: Knock-on effects across Europe

EU budget bill: ‘The UK’s loss is France’s gain’

EU budget bill: ‘The UK’s loss is France’s gain’

Merkel fires budget warning towards France

Merkel fires budget warning towards France

Could 1 and 2 cent euro coins soon be scrapped?

Could 1 and 2 cent euro coins soon be scrapped?

How France compares to Europe:  Unemployment

How France compares to Europe: Unemployment

French budget plan not ‘good enough’: Euro bank

French budget plan not ‘good enough’: Euro bank

Juncker says he’ll head European Commission

Juncker says he’ll head European Commission

National Front ‘fascists’ seek anti-Europe allies

National Front ‘fascists’ seek anti-Europe allies

‘We’re not racist, just angry’ say French voters

‘We’re not racist, just angry’ say French voters

EU elections: Do expats care? Of course they do

EU elections: Do expats care? Of course they do

Around Europe: How countries are battling to prevent a second wave of Covid-19
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Around Europe: How countries are battling to prevent a second wave of Covid-19

Foreign candidates split France’s National Front

Foreign candidates split France’s National Front

France home to two million empty properties

France home to two million empty properties

European ministers in Kiev for key talks

European ministers in Kiev for key talks

EU: France must root out corruption at local level

EU: France must root out corruption at local level

Let ‘Europe fall flat on its face,’ Le Pen says

Let ‘Europe fall flat on its face,’ Le Pen says

Youth joblessness tops agenda at Paris talks

Youth joblessness tops agenda at Paris talks

Europe-wide strike set to hit rail services in France

Europe-wide strike set to hit rail services in France

How to travel like a local and avoid the tourist traps
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How to travel like a local and avoid the tourist traps

Struggling Hollande vows to go on the ‘offensive’

Struggling Hollande vows to go on the ‘offensive’

Crisis deepens with France set for recession

Crisis deepens with France set for recession

French debt making Europe ‘vulnerable’

French debt making Europe ‘vulnerable’

France needs to plug €6 billion hole in coffers

France needs to plug €6 billion hole in coffers

Hollande welcomes EU Budget ‘compromise’

Hollande welcomes EU Budget ‘compromise’

Hollande set to compromise in EU cut

Hollande set to compromise in EU cut

Hollande launches veiled barb at UK’s Cameron

Hollande launches veiled barb at UK’s Cameron

Hollande: No EU budget deal in sight

Hollande: No EU budget deal in sight

‘Europe could unravel’ warns French minister

‘Europe could unravel’ warns French minister

Sarkozy seeks support for euro plan

Sarkozy seeks support for euro plan

Foreign press sees writing on the wall for Sarkozy

Foreign press sees writing on the wall for Sarkozy

Germany: Europe’s fiscal deal ‘still stands’

Germany: Europe’s fiscal deal ‘still stands’

Germany: Europe’s fiscal deal ‘still stands’

Germany: Europe’s fiscal deal ‘still stands’

Hollande talks with Monti as focus shifts to Italy

Hollande talks with Monti as focus shifts to Italy

How Europe is ramping up restrictions to prevent a coronavirus resurgence

How Europe is ramping up restrictions to prevent a coronavirus resurgence

WHO warns of Europe virus spike as countries impose new curbs

WHO warns of Europe virus spike as countries impose new curbs

Europeans harden views towards US and EU after pandemic

Europeans harden views towards US and EU after pandemic

Living in Europe: An update from the team at The Local
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Living in Europe: An update from the team at The Local

Coronavirus around Europe: How well have governments handled the crisis?

Coronavirus around Europe: How well have governments handled the crisis?

Coronavirus around Europe: Questions and concerns remain as countries move towards easing restrictions

Coronavirus around Europe: Questions and concerns remain as countries move towards easing restrictions

UPDATE: Germany imposes border controls with five countries due to coronavirus crisis
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UPDATE: Germany imposes border controls with five countries due to coronavirus crisis

The Local’s view: Most Brits in Europe didn’t ask for Brexit, but now we have to make it work

The Local’s view: Most Brits in Europe didn’t ask for Brexit, but now we have to make it work

European elections: A beginner’s guide to the vote

European elections: A beginner’s guide to the vote

French Brexit fans: now is a really good time to shut up

French Brexit fans: now is a really good time to shut up

Italy’s Eataly challenges France for food crown

Italy’s Eataly challenges France for food crown

France to stump up €100 million to aid refugees

France to stump up €100 million to aid refugees

Europe has done its duty for refugees: Hollande

Europe has done its duty for refugees: Hollande

‘EU could survive without the UK, but not France’

‘EU could survive without the UK, but not France’

Berlin could block French bid for EU finance job

Berlin could block French bid for EU finance job

Hollande wants reform of ‘incomprehensible’ EU

Hollande wants reform of ‘incomprehensible’ EU

Five reasons why the EU elections actually matter

Five reasons why the EU elections actually matter

‘Losers!’ Both France and EU suffer in war of words

‘Losers!’ Both France and EU suffer in war of words

French public mood turns sour towards EU

French public mood turns sour towards EU

Britain and the EU: The view from France

Britain and the EU: The view from France

France warns Cameron over EU referendum plan

France warns Cameron over EU referendum plan

Merkel and Hollande talk ahead of crunch summit

Merkel and Hollande talk ahead of crunch summit

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Hollande-Merkel meeting: no decisions expected

Sarkozy: Merkel won’t campaign for me

Sarkozy: Merkel won’t campaign for me

French ministers step up Brit-bashing

French ministers step up Brit-bashing

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UK papers lay into French bank chief

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Brits ‘won’t be forced out of single market’

Hollande: I’ll tear up EU fiscal pact

Hollande: I’ll tear up EU fiscal pact