They almost cancelled the Pharos chamber music festival when the European Union bailiffs trashed the local banks. Sponsors vanished overnight and the editors struggled to fill the programme’s acknowledgements page. But the artists refused to give up. Asked to reduce their fees, they waived them altogether. Asked to rejig their programmes, they tore them [...]
Evening Headlin es Bloomb er g: EU Panel Penalties to Hurt Solar Firms From China to U.K. The European Union is poised to penalize imports of Chinese solar products, a move that would increase Europe’s cost for most photovoltaic panels...Show More Summary
Is the European Union nearing a break-up? An alarming Pew Center poll reveals that the French now support the ‘European Project’ less than the British – a trend repeated across the continent. According to Die Welt columnist Alan Posener, rejection of the ideas of British economist John Maynard Keynes in Europe, which have been re-embraced [...]
BRUSSELS/PARIS (Reuters) - Growing concern in European capitals about aggressive tax avoidance by high-profile corporations such as Amazon, Google and Apple looks set to steal the agenda of a European Union summit in Brussels on Wednesday.
The visa requirement for travel between the European Union (EU) and Russia should be scrapped as soon as possible, Council of Europe Secretary General Thorbjorn Jagland said Tuesday.
Britain said on Tuesday it had asked the European Union to put Hezbollah's military arm on its list of terrorist organizations, urging Europe to respond robustly to evidence of the Islamist group's involvement in an attack that killed...Show More Summary
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union is willing to deepen trade ties with China but wants to see concessions from Beijing first, documents seen by Reuters on Tuesday showed.
The European Union tightened safety rules for offshore oil and natural-gas exploration to curb the risk of a major accident after BP Plc’s 2010 spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
The European Union stands poised to put the military wing of Lebanon’s Hezbollah on its list of terrorist organizations after a formal request to blacklist the group was filed by a member state Monday, diplomats said. The request from Britain formally launches a process to blacklist the group, a move that has long been requested [...]
The request to formally add Hezbollah’s military wing to the EU’s list of terror groups was initiated by the United Kingdom and will be discussed in early June, several European Union (EU) diplomats told AFP. Read more here.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union wants to exclude much of the utility sector from a prospective EU-U.S. free trade agreement in order to protect government controlled infrastructure, the latest draft of the EU's mandate for the negotiations show...
Baxter Receives Marketing Authorization for HyQvia in European Union BRUSSELS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Baxter International Inc. ( NYS: BAX ) and Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc., ( NAS: HALO ) today announced that the European Commission has granted...Show More Summary
The European Union may be trying to protect its telecom equipment industry with its recent threat to investigate China over networking equipment imports. But the move could end up hurting the chances of Western vendors intent on supplying technology to China's upcoming 4G services launch, according to analysts. Show More Summary
The Russian Foreign Ministry on Monday urged the European Union to abstain from “ideology-based” remarks on the issue of non-governmental organizations in Russia.
The European Union is investigating price-rigging in the global oil market, a widely-known yet unaddressed problem. That investigation hit a peak with last Tuesday’s raids of British Petroleum, Royal Dutch Shell, and Statoil offices. By the end of the week, Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR) asked the U.S. Justice Department to undertake its own investigation into the [...]
European Union regulators this week raised concerns about a Ford deal in Spain. A top Fool.com contributor looks at what's going on -- and at what's at stake for the Blue Oval.
As the recession drags on in European Union countries and austerity measures affect more and more people, the newly poor aren't finding sympathy but are being blamed. Rather than feeling sympathy (or empathy) for others, people are trapped...Show More Summary
Will only shield taxpayers from bailing out troubled banks if there's a global framework. ||| A European Union law up for a vote on Monday will only fully shield taxpayers from bailing out troubled banks if there is a global framework as well, a top UK regulator said on Monday. Show More Summary
Is Ford headed for legal trouble in Europe? European Union regulators this week raised concerns about a subsidy that Ford received from the government of Spain -- suggesting that antitrust rules may have been violated. In this video,...Show More Summary
LONDON/STRASBOURG, France (Reuters) - A European Union law up for a vote on Monday will only fully shield taxpayers from bailing out troubled banks if there is a global framework as well, a top UK regulator said on Monday.