The nomination of German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen as new European Commission chief has sparked fresh tensions within Chancellor Angela Merkel’s fragile coalition … Read more
The Financial Times reports that according to an initial review by Brussels, Russian sources mounted a “continued and sustained” disinformation effort to “suppress turnout and … Read more
The Slovak capital Bratislava on Thursday won the right to host a new European Union agency to oversee the labour market that is due to … Read more
The European Commission is reviewing past money-laundering cases at EU banks to assess what went wrong and decide possible tweaks to rules.
Under the plan, … Read more
Ahead of the meeting of EU27 leaders in Sibiu, Romania, tomorrow, the European Commission is setting out a number of policy recommendations for how Europe … Read more
Italy’s government has written to the European Union asking it to prepare a plan of action to address the risk of a new wave of … Read more
Deputy Italian Prime Minister and Interior Minister Matteo Salvini on Monday called for Turkey’s application to join the EU to be definitively rejected.
Salvini, who … Read more
The Polish ruling party leader Jaroslaw Kaczynski said Saturday that a copyright directive adopted by EU lawmakers this week, to be implemented by the … Read more
Michel Barnier, the EU’s Brexit negotiator, in a speech in Warsaw, Poland, said that the EU would agree to put a permanent customs union in … Read more
Shortly after it was announced that British Prime Minister Theresa May won’t be asking for a long extension for Brexit, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker … Read more
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has cleared the way for Germany to deport asylum-seekers to other EU member states.
Judges in Germany had … Read more
In an effort to beef up the EU’s defences against governments of member states flouting its key principles, Belgium and Germany have proposed that EU … Read more
A quick glance at the main forthcoming events in the European Union including EU Council, Commission and Parliament meetings and other EU-related conferences and events. … Read more
The European Parliament’s Italian President, Antonio Tajani, is facing harsh criticism for suggesting fascist dictator Benito Mussolini did some positive things before he turned … Read more
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) warned that prolonged Brexit uncertainty will damage the UK housing market.
The UK housing market has slowed … Read more
The European Disability Forum (EDF) described the European Parliament’s approval of the European Accessibility Act as a big positive step forward on a long … Read more
The European parliament called for the suspension Turkey’s negotiations for membership in the EU.
MEPs, in a symbolic rebuke of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, voted … Read more
A report released by a London think tank on Monday said that 275 financial firms are in the process of transferring a combined €1.06 trillion … Read more
The EU and the US concerned following reports that Italy is close to signing up to China’s Belt and Road initiative
The European Commission stressed the need for EU States to stay united following reports that Italy is close to signing up to China’s huge … Read more
After the European Parliament’s transport and tourism committee this week became the latest EU body to endorse the proposal in a report this week … Read more
German regulators have received 48 applications in recent months from financial firms seeking to relocate to Germany in the wake of Britain’s decision to … Read more
Spain and Greece get additional €45.6 million in emergency funds support to respond the migratory challenges
The European Commission has awarded an additional €45.6 million in emergency assistance to support Spain and Greece respond to the migratory challenges they face.