BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders will insist Britain grant permanent residence to EU citizens who arrive before Brexit in 2019 and stay five more years, according to a draft negotiating plan they will endorse this weekend...
Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy called Tuesday for the European Union to sign a free trade deal by the end of the year with South American bloc Mercosur. "This deal is closer than ever, and that's why we must speed up negotiations to close it by the end of 2017," he said at a meeting with business executives during a trip to Brazil. Show More Summary
ANKARA (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan told Reuters on Tuesday that Turkey would reconsider its position on joining the European Union if it was kept waiting much longer and if the current hostile mentality of some member states persists.
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The head of a Budapest university pressured by Prime Minister Viktor Orban appealed to Brussels for help on Tuesday, a day before European Union lawmakers were to discuss concerns about the Hungarian leader.
China, the UK, the European Union and Brazil have all filed questions at the United Nations about the United States’ policies on climate change amid international concern that Donald Trump will withdraw the US from the historic Paris Agreement. Show More Summary
In theory, this should have been a good moment for Britain's United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP). The political party had long campaigned for Britain to leave the European Union, and last year its dreams came true. Now, less than a year after finding out that its anti-E.U. and anti-elite message held sway over large parts of the country, Britain […]
The news that Britainâ??s final exit from the European Union may well end the present situation whereby UK ex-company and private pensions can be transferred internationally is causing concern amongst finance professionals. According to European law, British expats are able to take their pension pots out of a number of UK private pension... Expats Blog -
Senior executives at 86 percent of organizations worldwide are concerned that failure to adhere to the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation rules could have a major negative impact on their business. Nearly 20 percent said the GDPR rules, which go into effect on May 25, 2018, could put them actually put them out of business. Show More Summary
A European Union counter-piracy patrol helped thwart a piracy attack close to Somalia’s east coast on April 22. Late on Saturday evening, EU NAVFOR’s Spanish flagship, ESPS Galicia, received a SOS distress call from the master of Sierra Leone…
LONDON (Reuters) - Whatever Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservatives promise in their manifesto before a June election, managing Britain's exit from the European Union will limit her opportunity to push wide-ranging radical domestic change.
To the editor: Don’t blame France or Britain for potentially breaking up the European Union. Blame Germany. (“Macron and Le Pen are now in a battle for the soul of France,” April 23) One of the greatest things about Western society is our ability to look critically at ourselves, but that has recently...
The European Union's competition watchdog says investigators have launched surprise inspections at a number of Swedish mobile telecoms companies amid concerns over a possible cartel. The European Commission said that … Click to Continue »
Hungary's prime minister will face his critics in the European Union parliament when the legislature debates his country's situation, including legal changes seen as limiting academic freedom. Parliament's plenary session … Click to Continue »
Members of the union are not all united in their perception of their eastern neighbor.
LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May will call on voters on Tuesday to drop the "tribal politics" of the past and back her plan for leaving the European Union, bringing her election message of "strong leadership" to Wales.
Britain's opposition Labour Party says it will tear up the government's negotiating plan for Brexit and guarantee all European Union citizens in the U.K. the right to stay if it … Click to Continue »
(British Antarctic Survey) The most comprehensive and high-resolution atlas of the seafloor of both Polar Regions is presented this week (Tuesday April 25) at the European Geosciences Union General Assembly in Vienna.
LONDON — British farmers could turn to robots to fill gaps in their supply of labour if the UK's exit from the European Union causes a shortage of migrant workers to work in the industry. That is according to a new report from the Financial...Show More Summary
LONDON — The Home Office is using its website and an email alerts system to try and avoid a rush of applications from European Union nationals for permanent residency ahead of Britain's departure from the European Union. New guidance...Show More Summary
Good morning! Here's what you need to know in markets on Tuesday. 1. European Union leaders will warn Britain it cannot assume its big financial services industry will be included in any free trade deal after Brexit, diplomats said on Monday after fixing negotiating terms in a draft document. Show More Summary