The first Ancient Civilization Forum kicked off here on Monday as countries representing early civilizations across the world aim to pool their wisdom together to address today's problems and challenges with stronger cultural and economic ties.
The China-CEE Institute was launched here on Monday, which is China's first think tank independently registered in Europe.
The first round of voting placed Emmanuel Macron, a pro-European centrist and newcomer, at the top of the results, an outcome which Jean-Dominique Giuliani, president of the Robert Schuman Foundation, considered a sign of French belief in Europe.
Esperanza Aguirre, a Spanish politician and spokesperson for the People's Party, resigned on Monday at the Madrid Town Hall as a result of her alleged close links to an ongoing corruption investigation.
Denmark launched a week-long science festival on Monday aimed at celebrating the fundamental element of research and establishing a meeting place between researchers and the general public.