Juncker hoping for 'strong endorsement' of investment fund this WEEK

15.12.14 @ 08:05

The Juncker plan, the European Commission 2015 work programme and a vote on Palestine are all on the EU agenda this week.

EU commissioners sworn in this WEEK

08.12.14 @ 09:19

EU lawmakers enter the 11th hour of budget negotiations as European commissioners and President Jean-Claude Juncker swear an oath to respect fundamental rights this Week.

Mogherini to chair talks on Ukraine and Ebola this WEEK

14.11.14 @ 17:23

European ministers of foreign affairs and defence will see how the new EU foreign policy chief's style differs from Catherine Ashton's.

Juncker commission starts this WEEK

31.10.14 @ 18:39

The new European Commission headed by president Jean-Claude Juncker kicks off this week while MEPs return to Brussels from their constituencies to discuss climate change and finance ministers tax laws.

EU to unveil investment fund this WEEK

21.11.14 @ 16:19

The unveiling of a highly anticipated investment fund, a censure vote, a decision on France's budget and the visit by the Pope to the European Parliament makes next week one of the busiest since the Juncker commission began.

MEPs want answers on Luxembourg leaks this WEEK

07.11.14 @ 17:31

Leaked tax evasion schemes for multinational corporations in Luxembourg loom large as the new European Commission finishes its first turbulent week in office.

More clarity expected on Juncker commission This WEEK

10.10.14 @ 18:33

MEPs this week will decide on how many hearings they still need to complete Juncker's commission, after the replacement of the Slovenian candidate.

Commissioners to-be and bearded ladies This WEEK

03.10.14 @ 18:47

The European Parliament is once again at the centre of the action next week, as it completes the final rounds of hearings for the next European Commission and welcomes Eurovision song contest winner Conchita Wurst.

All eyes on Scottish independence vote this WEEK

12.09.14 @ 16:29

This week most of the EU's attention will focus on Scottish voters who, on Thursday, will decide whether they want their country to break away from its 300-year union with rest of the UK.

Barroso takes the stand in Dalli case This WEEK

07.07.14 @ 09:26

EU commission president Jose Manuel Barroso will take the witness stand at the European Court of Justice this week in the latest act of the Dalligate lobbying scandal.

This WEEK: EU top jobs, Ukraine treaty, Iraq

20.06.14 @ 16:51

European leaders will next week try to agree who should fill top EU posts and will sign free trade treaties with Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine.

Bad banks and better loans on the agenda this WEEK

21.09.14 @ 19:14

Implementing the EU response to minimising the public cost of future financial crises and getting banks to offer up loans top the agenda this WEEK.

More EU top jobs handed out this WEEK

14.07.14 @ 09:25

The saga of who will get the EU's top jobs will move a step closer to conclusion this week, in the last major event before the EU institutions begin their six-week summer recess.

MEPs decide Parliament top jobs this WEEK

30.06.14 @ 09:28

751 MEPs from 186 national parties will gather in Strasbourg this week, as the eighth European Parliament is formally constituted on Tuesday (1 July).

EU top jobs talks continue this WEEK

16.06.14 @ 09:29

EU top posts consultations continue this week with council chief Van Rompuy in Rome and Danish PM Thorning-Schmidt in Berlin for talks.