BRUSSELS (AP) — The head of the European Union's executive arm says the bloc is ready to provide Ukraine an 11 billion euros ($15 billion) aid package in loans and grants over the coming years.
Credits: ADEM ALTAN/AFP/Getty Images A THIRD of women in the European Union have experienced violence, according to a major new survey undertaken by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA). The report found that one in...Show More Summary
Dominic Lawson is not a big fan of the European Union (EU), but he makes a fair point about the Project Fear campaign being run by the No camp in the Scottish independence referendum. Just imagine the cultural desert that awaits Scotland...Show More Summary
Russia’s power play in Crimea has left the European Union in a quandary. Officials in Brussels are scrambling to respond to the acts of aggression from its largest neighbor and third biggest trading partner. European leaders across the...Show More Summary
BRUSSELS (AP) — The United States and the European Union are preparing economic and diplomatic sanctions against Russia unless Moscow deescalates the crisis in Ukraine and pulls its troops on the Crimean peninsula back to its barrac...
In what seems like a huge overreaction, a Belgian magistrate wants to protect consumers from misinformation by blocking access to Apple’s website across Belgium. The European Union requires that sellers like Apple provide a minimum two-year free warranty on all …
Russia’s invasion of Crimea is a tipping point event that will further spur the American oil boom. The European Union (EU) and United States in 2008 threatened to slap economic sanctions on Russia for invading Georgia. But after a while...Show More Summary
The Serbian director, who has won the Cannes Film Festival's top honor twice, says "I have no pity for those Ukrainians who are for the European Union." read more
Whatever Russia does in the Ukraine, we know that Britain isn’t going to do much more than say ‘dear, dear’, something that was accidentally revealed when a British official was… Continue reading The post How many people would lay down their lives for the European Union? appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
A Russian ban on pork imports from the European Union threatens to escalate into a fight at the World Trade Organization (WTO), as the Russian veterinary authorities still have a strict stance on the EU African Swine Fever (ASF) problem.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian troops said to be 16,000 strong tightened their stranglehold on Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula Monday, openly defying the U.S. and the European Union and rattling world capitals and stock markets.
The Russian stock market suffered an 11% loss overnight in reaction to a run on bank deposits fed by rumors the European Union and the United States would apply Cold War-type sanctions to punish Russia’s invasion of Crimea. The price...Show More Summary
THE European Union’s foreign ministers today were long on condemnation of Russia’s take-over of Ukraine, but short on tangible responses. After about five hours of emergency talks in Brussels, their communiqué declared: The EuropeanShow More Summary
(Reuters) - European Union foreign ministers have agreed to suspend talks with Russia on visa issues because of Russia's seizure of Crimea, a draft of a statement to be issued later on Monday said. Russia and the European Union have been discussing visa cooperation since 2007, with Russia keen to have visa-free access to the EU's member states. Show More Summary
The European Union's proposed regulations could set a template for the rest of the world to follow.
Ukraine’s Economy Minister Pavlo Sheremeta said the government is prepared to work on the Association Agreement with the European Union. "The government has cancelled the decree of the Cabinet of Ministers of November 21, 2013, and is...Show More Summary
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is threatening to freeze visa liberalization and economic cooperation EU Halts Russia Talks, Threatens Sanctions - -
Catherine Ashton, senior representative of the European Union for foreign affairs and security policy has announced an "extraordinary" press conference...
The situation in Crimea remained one of a tense standoff Monday, with Russian troops surrounding Ukrainian bases, while European Union foreign ministers prepared to meet over the crisis.
A European Union report has recommended that the word “bankruptcy” be replaced with he phrase “debt adjustment.” The Directorate General for International Policies says the word carries too much stigma and makes it difficult for people to rebuild heir financial reputations.