Articles Tagged 'European Union'
Irish border row thwarts May bid to clinch Brexit trade deal
BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May failed to clinch a deal on Monday to open talks on post-Brexit free trade with the European Union…READ MORE
Sterling rises on Brexit bets; stocks dip, oil falls
NEW YORK (Reuters) – A tech-sector selloff weighed on Wall Street and on stocks globally on Wednesday, while the British pound touched a two-month high…READ MORE
EU Slaps Google With 2.7 Billion Dollar Fine
BRUSSELS—The European Union’s antitrust regulator on Tuesday fined Alphabet Inc.’s GOOGL -2.47% Google a record €2.42 billion ($2.71 billion), saying its search engine stacks the…READ MORE
Europe’s denial of Islamic terrorism threat perplexes security specialists
The Manchester massacre underscores complaints from counterterrorism analysts that Europe has fallen into denial about the threat of Islamic terrorism.
For instance, London Mayor Sadiq…READ MORE
Gloves off in French election as Le Pen aide slams Macron
Far-right leader Marine Le Pen’s top aide sharply attacked her centrist opponent Emmanuel Macron, who is favorite to beat her for the French presidency, as…READ MORE
EU founders speak of possible ‘multispeed’ future after Brexit
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and leaders of other founding states of the European Union spoke on Friday of some countries moving ahead faster than others…READ MORE
Britain’s Brexit bill clears first legislative hurdle
Prime Minister Theresa May’s plan to take Britain out of the European Union easily cleared its first legislative hurdle on Wednesday, paving the way for…READ MORE
Brexit: Supreme Court says Parliament must give Article 50 go-ahead
Parliament must vote on whether the government can start the Brexit process, the Supreme Court has ruled.
The judgement means Theresa May cannot begin talks…READ MORE
Eastern Europe makes five demands to block EU superstate
Members of the influential Visegrad group, which comprises of Poland, Hungary, the Czech Republic and Slovakia, rejected migrant quotas and blasted the overbearing EU Commission…READ MORE
Apple CEO says EU tax ruling ‘total political crap’: Irish Independent
The European Union’s imposition of a 13 billion euro ($14.5 billion) back tax bill on Apple (AAPL.O) is “total political crap”, Chief Executive Tim Cook…READ MORE