The European Commission gives Rome until the end of April to cut its spending. It also stressed the need for Germany to boost public investment.
A parliamentary commission will be set up to shed light on why Bankia and other banks needed to be rescued in 2012.
VW has refused even a "gentleman's gesture" of non-financial compensation to its Dieselgate-hit customers, the EU's consumer affairs commissioner tells this website.
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Athens agreed on budget cuts worth up to €3.6 billion and extracted some concessions from creditors, but the IMF warned the package might not be enough.
Joint letter did not mention China, but China was recently in the spotlight in Germany on technology-transfers and is notorious for blocking EU investments in its firms.
The EU is willing to fight any attempt by the Trump administration to impose border tax on imports, says trade commissioner Jyrki Katainen.
Amid protests in front of the European Parliament's Strasbourg building and after heated debate among MEPs, the landmark trade deal with Canada was approved with a comfortable majority.
The European Parliament is expected to give the green light to the EU-Canada free trade agreement, which would start being implemented in April.
Instead of injecting billions into financial markets with no significant effect on growth and unemployment, the bank could stimulate the economy by distributing new money into Europeans' bank accounts
The European Commission has warned that "particularly high uncertainty" surrounds improved growth forecasts.
The EU-Canada trade deal, which is to be voted on in the European Parliament next week, cements the inequalities, political exclusion and favours to corporations that feed far-right groups in Europe.
Western European consumers have moved slightly away from buying diesel cars in 2016, but the Brussels-based car industry association does not think it is due to Dieselgate.
No "major battle" reported in final compromise that will enable people to access services such as Netflix or Spotify while on the move.
The EU's trade chief said the EU backs China in combating protectionism worldwide, warning that trade should not be used as a weapon.
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The European Commission should provide a thorough impact assessment of Nord Stream 2, a project that appears to go against all of its Energy Union objectives.
If the legislative proposal is not adopted by April 2018 airline companies will be forced to pay into the EU's Emissions Trading System.
EU states have told 92 countries that they will be “screened” with a view to inclusion in a future “blacklist” of tax havens.
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Six weeks before national elections, Dutch parliament discussed whether the introduction of the euro should be investigated.
The new US administration has once again antagonised Germany, this time by accusing it of currency manipulation.
Germany's biggest bank is penalised for handling billions of euros of shady Russian money, casting a harsh light on the EU banking sector.
EU growth is being held back by more than €1 trillion of bad loans, its banking regulator said, comparing the eurozone to 1990s Japan.
The Russian oil giant wants to store materials there to facilitate its Nord Stream 2 project, and it is unlikely to face local opposition.
The EU commission says the "stigma" surrounding securitisation, linked to the 2008 financial crisis, should be removed. But new figures question whether that stigma still exists.
Climate change will facilitate access to new wealth in the north. The oceans can provide food for a hungry world, says Norwegian government.
Eurozone finance ministers demand the Greek government adopt new austerity measures for the future or risk the end of the bailout programme.
Three members of the European Parliament's agriculture committee received more than €100,000 between them in EU farm subsidies in 2015.
The European Central Bank's ultra easy monetary policy is not working, with greater transparency needed into the bank's decision-making process.
Old targets dropped by Juncker commission restored by MEPs on Tuesday, with NGO's bemoaning the waste of time on landfill policy.
EU trade commissioner also said world without free trade would be “little short of catastrophic” in reaction to Donald Trump’s U-turn on an Asian deal.
The European Investment Bank found no indication that loans to Volkswagen were used to develop diesel cars with cheating software installed.
EU agriculture commissioner Hogan notes that milk prices have increased by 25 percent since August 2016, but protesting farmers are still unhappy.
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