The European Commission has today published detailed information on its ongoing preparedness and contingency work in the event of a no deal scenario in the … Read more
The German chancellor has addressed MEPs in Strasbourg, laying out Germany’s vision for the future of Europe. Seven months ahead of EU parliamentary elections, she … Read more
In 2017, the government deficit and debt of both the euro area (EA19) and the EU28 decreased in relative terms compared with 2016. In the … Read more
Despite Brexit and new priorities, it is important to keep EU funds for all regions – rich and poor – argues EU regions commissioner Corina … Read more
Vladimir Putin’s Russia represents a major threat to the unity of the European Union, the President of the European Council Donald Tusk said Saturday.
Tusk … Read more
European Commission President Jean Claude Juncker gave a wide ranging interview to three Austrian newspapers. He indicated that Brexit deal is possible, highlighting the narrowing … Read more
European Parliament approves updated rules on audiovisual media services, protecting further children and stricter rules on advertisingOn : - -
MEPs voted on updated rules on audiovisual media services, protecting children better, with stricter rules on advertising, and 30% European content in video-on-demand.
The European Commission has welcomed the progress made today by Member States on much-needed improvements to how Value Added Tax (VAT) works in the EU.… Read more
France and Germany are calling for a shake-up of EU funding for economic development projects, warning that Europe’s largest multilateral lenders are poorly coordinated … Read more
Former Finnish prime minister Alex Stubb will throw his hat in the ring to become the centre-right’s Sptizenkandidat for the job of European Commission presidentOn : - -
The formal race to replace Jean-Claude Juncker is finally beginning to resemble a contest. Later today, former Finnish prime minister Alex Stubb will throw his … Read more
EU releases €1.5 million in emergency aid for victims of Indonesian earthquake
Following the high number of casualties and damages caused by the earthquake … Read more
“We have to translate the Charter into basic principles. These principles should become an anchor in this fast changing, confusing world – simply the bedrock … Read more
The remaining signatories of the Iran nuclear deal announced on Monday that they would establish a channel to facilitate payments for Iran’s exports, including oil, … Read more
Commissioner Jourová requests EBA to probe actions of Danish and Estonian national financial watchdogs following Danske Bank money laundering scandalOn : - -
The EU’s banking watchdog is set to probe the actions of Denmark and Estonia’s national supervisors to see how they failed to pick up on … Read more
The European Commission decided to refer Poland to the Court of Justice of the EU due to the violations of the principle of judicial independence … Read more
Romania (35.88%), Greece (29.2%) and Italy (25.9%) have registered the highest VAT tax evasion in the past years.
As a whole, the EU recorded revenue … Read more