• Thu, 11 Apr 2019 14:30
    Latest : EU gives Britain six-month delay to Brexit date
    Brussels - European leaders agreed with Britain on Thursday to delay Brexit by up to six months, saving the continent from what could have been a chaotic no-deal departure at the end of the week.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 06 Apr 2019 14:25
    Brussels boy to pee-cycle after landmark leak inquiry
    Brussels' famous landmark, the Manneken-Pis, is an insouciant celebration of going with the flow -- but even carefree little boys can go too far.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 26 Feb 2019 17:50
    EU court cancels state aid ruling against four Spanish football clubs
    Luxembourg - An EU court delivered a legal win for Barcelona, Real Madrid and two other top Spanish clubs Tuesday, cancelling a 2016 ruling by Brussels that had penalised them over tax breaks.
    sports
  • Tue, 12 Feb 2019 01:00
    EU launches process to suspend Cambodia trade privileges
    Brussels - The EU launched a process on Monday that could temporarily strip Cambodia of its valuable trade privileges with the bloc over "serious and systematic" rights abuses.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 21 Jan 2019 12:39
    Thai political development on table at Asean-EU meeting : Source
    Ministers from Asean and European Union were meeting in Brussels on Monday to review past cooperation and further strengthen ties between the regions.
    national
  • Sat, 29 Dec 2018 13:37
    Clock ticks for Italy to pass budget after EU standoff
    Italy's populist government was racing Saturday to get a revised 2019 budget through parliament before year end despite complaints it was written by Brussels and being rammed through without debate.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 08 Dec 2018 18:49
    70 arrested in Brussels during 'yellow vest' protest
    Around 70 people were arrested Saturday in the Belgian capital Brussels during copycat "yellow vest" demonstrations rocking neighbouring France, police said.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 24 Nov 2018 14:01
    May heads to Brussels as Spain threatens Brexit summit
    British Prime Minister Theresa May was headed back to Brussels on Saturday to defend the planned Brexit divorce deal even as Spain threatened to boycott an EU summit meant to endorse it.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 17:44
    Urgent : Fourth minister resigns over draft Brexit deal: statement
    London - Junior Brexit minister Suella Braverman became the fourth British government minister to resign on Thursday in protest at a draft withdrawal agreement with Brussels.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 27 Oct 2018 15:51
    S&P downgrades Italy debt outlook, intensifying budget stand-off
    Ratings agency S&P has downgraded its outlook for Italy's sovereign debt but left its credit rating untouched, upping the pressure on Rome amid a stand-off with Brussels over its budget.
    business
  • Sat, 20 Oct 2018 14:23
    Moody's downgrades Italy credit rating on debt, deficit concerns
    Moody's has cut Italy's credit rating by a notch over concerns about plans for larger deficits and the high public debt load as the country's populist government clashes with Brussels over its budget.
    business
  • Mon, 30 Jul 2018 18:58
     EU says Cambodia vote 'lacks credibility'
    Brussels - The European Union on Monday said elections in Cambodia that handed strongman Hun Sen full control of parliament lacked credibility and did not reflect the will of the people. 
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:54
    Google braces for huge EU fine over Android
    Google prepared Wednesday to be hit with huge EU fine for freezing out rivals of its Android mobile phone system in a ruling that could spark new tensions between Brussels and Washington.
    business
  • Wed, 13 Jun 2018 01:00
    EU must include China in plans to connect Eurasia
    Almost five years after China’s President Xi Jinping proposed the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), the European Union is trying to convince its 28 member states that boosting connectivity across the Eurasian continent is crucial for their economies. The EU is expected to announce its strategy on connecting Asia and Europe at the Asia-Europe Meeting in Brussels in October.
    opinion
  • Mon, 28 May 2018 17:47
    EU proposes ban on straws, other single-use plastics
    Brussels - The European Union proposed Monday a bloc-wide ban on single-use plastics such as straws, cutlery and cotton buds while urging the collection of most plastic drinks bottles by 2025.
    Breaking News
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