Italy’s Divided Populists Unite Over EU Bailout Fund Reform

The coalition — made up of the populist 5Star Movement, the center-left Democratic Party (PD), former…

FTSE 100 closes in the red as Trump’s tariffs spook investors

Tariffs are to be imposed on steel and aluminium imported from Canada, Mexico and the European…

As Europe builds its 5G network, security – not cost – must come first

EU communications ministers will gather in Brussels on Tuesday to discuss how to safeguard emerging fifth-generation…

Lagarde urges eurozone economies to invest and innovate to boost growth

In her debut speech as European Central Bank (ECB) Chief, at the European Banking Conference in…

EU Plans $3.9 Billion Fund for Startups in ‘Valley of Death’

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World stocks dip as China slowdown deepens, German barely escapes recession

World stocks nudged down on Thursday as Chinese economic data slowed in October and Germany only…

US and EU warn of danger from China and Russia on Berlin Wall Anniversary

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and incoming EU chief Ursula von der Leyen issued stark…

Eurozone economy at risk of contracting in fourth-quarter

Eurozone business activity expanded slightly faster than expected last month but remained close to stagnation, according…

EU begins planning for trade negotiations

The EU will start strategizing for the post-Brexit trade negotiations with the UK at a December…

UK’s rise in borrowing to £9.4bn puts Sajid Javid’s budget plans under stress

UK’s Chancellor Sajid Javid has undergone a crush on public spending in the run-up to next…