The proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) free trade deal between the European Union and the United States would grant corporations major powers over people and countries, a spokesman for the Spanish Equo party told Sputnik.
The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), set to create a free trade zone between the European Union and the United States, could strip Europeans of their rights, EU parliamentarian Marina Albiol told Sputnik on Saturday.
The European Union’s commissioner for competition has a reputation for being tough, but she says it’s her responsibility to make sure that competition is fair and open.
Tens, if not hundreds, of thousands Europeans took to the streets Saturday to express their opposition to a proposed free trade deal between the United States and the European Union.
The EU foreign service is recruiting a group of Russian speakers to monitor Russian media coverage and work on "correction and fact-checking of misinformation/myths."
Search engine giant Google could be facing major penalties in the European Union after it was charged this week with favoring its own products and services in search results over those of its competitors. The case is being called the most significant in the antitrust realm since the U.S. sued Microsoft in 1999. The charges…
The Greek pension system - which has come in for severe criticism since its initial $119 billion bailout package in 2010 with the European Union, the International Monetary Fund and the European Central Bank - is one of the major reasons for the country's current dilemma.
Google Inc. probably faces a lengthy process in challenging antitrust claims brought by the European Union, but the Internet search giant might be able to avoid paying hefty fines or making big changes to its business.
By Huw Jones LONDON (Reuters) - The European Union is looking at creating rules on how to deal with financial firms outside the banking industry that run into trouble, including clearing houses, insurers and asset managers, the EU's financial services chief said on Friday. Show More Summary
16 of 28 European Union countries want to mark all Israeli products from the West Bank sold in the EU. The foreign ministers claim the continued Jewish presence in Israel’s Biblical heartland “threatens the prospect of a just and final … Continue reading ?
A source said that the United States and the European Union expressed their concern over Russia's import substitution policies during a session of Investment Measures Committee of the World Trade Organization.
China and India haven’t made any promises. Japan is poised to offer a weak plan. So far only the European Union is doing what it needs to be.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Sixteen European Union foreign ministers have urged EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini to press ahead with EU-wide rules requiring goods made in Jewish settlements to be labeled as such, diplomats said on Thursday.
The United States and the European Union are currently negotiating a free trade agreement, titled the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), which opponents say will make it harder for European states to regulate markets. The ninth round of TTIP negotiations will be held April 20-24.
Registrations of new passenger cars in the European Union rose 10.6 percent in March from a year earlier, their biggest gain in 12 months.
The European Union (EU) has formally filed charges Wednesday against Google on the grounds of “[abusing] their powerful market position.” Charges against online and tech giant Google breaching antitrust rules were formally pressed by...Show More Summary
DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) - The European Union has released 53.26 million euros ($56.7 million) in aid to Tanzania as part of a budget support package that had been suspended over corruption allegations in the east African nation.
Hello! Here's what you need to know for Thursday. 1. The European Union formally accused Google Wednesday of antitrust violations in Europe and began an investigation into Android. 2. The treasurer of Brazil's ruling Workers' Party has stepped down after being arrested over an alleged scheme with oil officials. 3. Show More Summary
The European Union is accusing Google of abusing its dominance, and Microsoft has links with the three initial complainants that sparked the antitrust investigation.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Wednesday made mistakes in relying too much on market forces to drive economic development in eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union after the collapse of communism, its president said Wednesday.