Articles Tagged 'European Union'
UK says Brexit trade talks with EU are in their ‘last week’
LONDON (AP) — Britain’s foreign minister said Sunday there is only about a week left for the U.K. and the European Union to strike a… READ MORE
EU faces crisis as Hungary and Poland veto seven-year budget
The EU is facing a crisis after Hungary and Poland vetoed the bloc’s historic €1.8tn (£1.6tn) budget and coronavirus recovery plan over attempts to link… READ MORE
Lessons From Europe, Where Cases Are Rising But Schools Are Open
Mahua Barve lives in Frankfurt, Germany, with her husband, a son in first grade and twin daughters in kindergarten. All three children are currently attending… READ MORE
EU begins legal action against UK after it approves contentious Brexit bill
LONDON — European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said Thursday it has formally notified the U.K. over its contentious plan to override the Brexit… READ MORE
European countries impose new COVID-19 restrictions after surge in cases
Britain is considering another national lockdown to stop a surge in coronavirus cases and a handful of other European countries have imposed new restrictions to… READ MORE
Boris Johnson’s Move to Break International Law Sparks Outrage
Boris Johnson’s threat to break international law over Brexit was slammed by members of his own party, who warned it will damage the U.K.’s global… READ MORE
EU demands release of Belarus political prisoners and warns of sanctions
The EU has demanded the Belarus authorities release “all detained on political grounds before and after” the disputed presidential elections.
It is planning sanctions for… READ MORE
European markets mixed as EU leaders fail to agree over recovery fund
European stocks were mixed on Monday morning after European Union leaders meeting at the weekend failed to come to an agreement over a multibillion-euro recovery… READ MORE
Europe’s “doom loop” of government debt is alive and well
The pandemic is renewing pressure on Italy’s banking sector, adding to the broader global health and economic crisis it faces. A German court ruling further… READ MORE
Coronavirus: Huge economic rescue plan agreed by EU leaders
A plan for injecting billions of euros of emergency aid into Europe’s battered economies has been agreed by EU heads.
Meeting via video, they agreed… READ MORE