The US bank made "confidential" suggestions on changes to EU policy changes during the former Commission chief's time in office, newly released documents reveal.
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Conservatives Brexiteers and Labour leadership are increasingly leaning away from the Norwegian-style deal with the EU, towards a UK-specific arrangement.
What the EU needs to win back trust is not PR or spin, but more support for young people and grassroots movements that love Europe.
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If Juncker was betting that his come-back speech alone would mark a come back, he might well lose.
Barrosogate is putting to the test an already weak oversight system of former EU commissioners and highlighting the limits of the lobbying regulatory regime.
The EU commission president may be right that Brexit is not an existential challenge to the EU, but rifts with the EU council chief over how to handle the divorce talks may well be.
Juncker has written to former competition chief after revelations about her offshore firm. Kroes says she forgot to mention it. Her penalty, if any, will be symbolic, but EU reputational damage is growing.
Neelie Kroes held a secret offshore company but did not declare it during her 10 years as an EU commissioner, leaked documents from Bahamas show.
Reacting to Bratislava talks, Britain has said it would veto the creation of EU military capabilities so long as it remained a member of Europe.
The 27 EU leaders agreed on a non-binding roadmap to regain momentum after Brexit, but despite the effort to show unity, Italy's Renzi veered off course.
In Bratislava, leaders will decide how to reform the EU in reaction to Brexit. The Czech PM says, in a comment for EUobserver, that the future EU must get closer to its citizens.
Twenty seven EU leaders will in Bratislava try to agree on a roadmap on how to fix the EU after Brexit. Leaders will try to find common ground, but divisions run deep.
Schulz wants clearer rules to prevent conflicts of interest on EU commissioners, but similar moves in the EU parliament are being undermined.
Michel Barnier said the British vote to leave the EU was a consequence of Europe's "ultra-liberal drift".
Plans to increase transparency at the European Parliament have been postponed, in a move likely to result in weaker proposals when it goes to a vote.
In a leaked letter, the former EU commission chief says protests against his Goldman Sachs job are "baseless and wholly unmerited".
German, Italian, and Polish MEPs top a ranking of the most influential euro-deputies compiled by VoteWatch Europe.
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The main reason for declining trust in the EU is not the idleness of its institutions, but constant EU-bashing at national level and flat talk by Brussels.
British diplomat put forward "intelligent" security plan to a half-empty EP committee, but refused to speculate on Brexit in his three-hour hearing.
France and Germany propose leap forward on EU defence, but ideas are far from being an "EU army", and target African crises instead of Russia.
Jean-Claude Juncker told EU ombudsman that his predecessor will be treated as just another lobbyist and will be subject to scrutiny by a special ethics committee.
EU countries were supposed to place dissuasive penalties on the use of cheating software, but the commission is not yet convinced all of them did.
The EU commission's president asked his administration to withdraw a draft proposal on roaming charges, because he knew about it after it was public.
In the same week the commission published a draft proposal limiting a ban on roaming fees to 90 days a year, the text is withdrawn.
VW spent €2.8m on lobbying in Brussels in 2015. Earlier this year, it met with commissioner Oettinger to discuss "diesel emissions", even though it's not his portfolio.
Belgian federalist Guy Verhofstadt is to represent the EU parliament in Brexit talks, with MEPs convinced the Brits will like his forthright style.
The EU 27 will gather in Bratislava mid-Spetember to give new momentum to the bloc after Brexit, but few concrete results expected as member states struggle to show unity.
The EU's most senior judge has cast doubt on whether the UK will really leave the EU, while adding that it was never a fully-fledged member in the first place.
The EU's eastern bloc wants Brussels to hand back powers to capitals, but also wants a European army, Merkel was told in Poland amid preparations for a post-Brexit summit.
If the EU wants to reach out to disillusioned Europeans, it must offer more protection from the forces currently buffeting the political, social and economic landscape.
The situation in Poland shows that democracy, the rule of law and human rights do not speak for themselves. If the Union wants to safeguard its fundamental values, it must create support for them among Europeans.