Contrary to what American Nobel Prize winning economist Joseph Stiglitz claims, the Euro was, and is, no mistake but rather an indispensable part of one of the world's biggest economic power, the European Union. Let’s recall why the single currency was introduced in the first place. Show More Summary
In the latest blow for Obama's global trade agenda, German Vice Chancellor and Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel said that free trade talks between the European Union and the United States have failed, citing a lack of progress on any of the major sections of the long-running negotiations. Show More Summary
The European Union grinds back into action this week after its August break, still dazed by Britain's midsummer vote to quit the EU and facing much the same "polycrisis" as a year ago: a mass of refugees, a fragile economy, hostile Russians...Show More Summary
Jan Tombinski, the European Union's outgoing ambassador to Ukraine, has revealed that the EU's sanctions against Russia are not really connected to the Minsk agreements on peace in eastern Ukraine, but on 'Russian aggression' against Kiev. Accordingly, the diplomat implied that anti-Russian sanctions may be extended indefinitely.
European Union border management agency Frontex has agreed with several European countries to carry out a "stress test" of border control in the EU, German newspaper Welt am Sonntag reported.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union grinds back into action this week after its August break, still dazed by Britain's midsummer vote to quit the EU and facing much the same "polycrisis" as a year ago: a mass of refugees, a fragile economy, hostile Russians and, yes, those Brits, now more awkward than ever.
Citizens of the United Kingdom voting in favor of departure from the European Union was an unmitigated disaster of epic scale, Rachel Maddow hyperventilated right after the vote in late June. By late August, Maddow was looking back at the referendum as a road bump you've probably already forgotten and not quite the "global crisis" she initially claimed.
A former top civil servant says a British exit from the European Union is not inevitable.
Europhiles hoping to delay or derail Britain's plan to leave the European Union just suffered a major setback. The Telegraph is reporting that Theresa May intends to invoke Article 50 — the process by which countries begin negotiations...Show More Summary
EDINBURGH (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May will not hold a parliamentary vote on Brexit before formally triggering Britain's withdrawal from the European Union, The Daily Telegraph reported on Saturday, without specifying sources.
The US and the European Union are gearing up for an epic showdown over Apple's tax bill — and it could happen as soon as next week. The Financial Times reports that the European Commission is expected to rule next week in a three-year-long...Show More Summary
The European Union and United Nations will be using funding dedicated to empowering Palestinian women to fight the occupation of the West Bank by Israel.
Nigel Farage is something of a folk hero among conservatives these days. Yes, yes, he’s not perfect and he may be a bit much at times. But his entertaining speeches castigating the European Union Parliament while serving in the European...Show More Summary
On June 23rd, the United Kingdom made a monumental decision to exit the European Union. However, the magnitude of impact which the Brexit will have on the British economy remains uncertain. Following the vote, significant increases were predicted in the UK’s economic welfare and consumer confidence, although future statistics may indicate otherwise. Show More Summary
News aggregators like Google news search may have to pay publishers to list news articles on their websites under European Union plans to update copyright rules.
Britain’s big companies have reported few signs of distress after the nation’s decision to leave the European Union. ||| London - Britain's high streets are heaving with shoppers despite June's shock vote to leave the European Union,...Show More Summary
World Energy Council Study Says PEV Sales Must Increase Jon LeSage, August 23, 2016 (Hybrid Cars) “…16 percent of new light-duty passenger vehicles sold in the U.S., China, and the European Union in 2020 will have to be plug-in electrified...Show More Summary
The European Union is facing a deepening crisis after Turkish foreign affairs minister Mevlut Cavusoglu once again threatened to scrap the EU-Turkey migrant deal if it does not get visa-free access by October, while Ankara has set up a pro-Erdogan PR agency to improve his image abroad.
Adviser to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Friday briefed the ambassadors of permanent members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) and the European Union regarding the human right violations being committed by the Indian forces in occupied Kashmir. “The adviser deplored the lethal use of force by the Indian occupation forces
The lowest French wheat harvest since 1983 is set to push European Union production down sharply from last year's record.