NEWS FROM THE PRESIDENCY

The Presidency of the Council of the European Union is rotated amongst the EU member states and changes every six months. Hungary holds presidency from January 1 to June 30, 2011.

INSIDE THE EU

The Cultural Capitals of Europe were created by the Minister of Culture of the European Community. Athens became the first Cultural Capital of Europe in 1985. The event was conceived in order to help bring together different cultures.

  • Estonia is the 17th nation to join the euro on January 1, 2011.

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