Treaty of Rome


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Treaty of Rome

A 1957 agreement establishing the European Economic Community. Under the Treaty, the EEC shared a parliament and Court of Justice with the European Coal and Steel Community. These organizations eventually merged and formed the basis for what became the European Union.

Treaty of Rome

an agreement signed in 1958 by the six founding countries of the European Economic Community that established the objectives and principles of the modern EUROPEAN UNION. The Treaty provided for the removal of trade restrictions between member countries, free labour and capital mobility, harmonization of tax policies and assistance to poorer regions.
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Kevin Prendergast's consistent but frustrating Aared and unexposed Ballydoyle colt Treaty Of Rome look the likely dangers.
Contrast this with the system of law in most of Europe and one that is now over our laws because UK governments signed the Treaty of Rome, and subsequent treaties including the Lisbon Treaty.
I have no problem with a trading union, indeed that was the single objective in 1975 when the Treaty of Rome gave us the Common Market.
1957: Six nations (West Germany, France, Italy, Belgium, Netherlands, Luxembourg) signed the Treaty of Rome to create the European Economic Community.
The EIB was established in 1958 when the Treaty of Rome came into force.
Founded with the Treaty of Rome in 1957 with a community of six nations seeking greater economic integration, the bloc has expanded to 27 including east European states added since the Cold War.
The European Investment Bank, based in Luxembourg, was set up in 1958 under the Treaty of Rome.
The Treaty of Rome aims to put an end to impunity for the perpetrators of the most serious crimes of international concern, including genocide, war crimes, crimes against humanity and aggression.
1958: The European Community was established under the Treaty of Rome.
The European Investment Bank was created by the Treaty of Rome in 1958 as the long-term lending bank of the European Union.
As impressive as Europe's history has been since the Treaty of Rome established the European Economic Community in 1957, by no means should it be assumed that the EU has become permanent.
For despite the 52 years of ever deepening (and expanding) union since the signing of the EU's founding Treaty of Rome in 1957, and the growth in package holidays and independent travel, cross-border property sales, and international electronic media, Europeans are still very national.