[BERLIN] German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday stressed their common will to reform the EU, but without bridging their fundamental differences on economic...

[BEIJING] China will impose temporary anti-dumping measures on halogenated butyl rubber imported from the United States, European Union and Singapore, the commerce ministry said on Thursday.

[MENLO PARK, United States] Facebook announced on Wednesday it would begin rolling out changes to how it handles private data this week to comply with forthcoming EU rules, with European residents...

EUROPE has a decision to make. It can stand by as nationalism and authoritarianism flourish from the United States (with Donald Trump's "America First" approach) to China (which is...

[STRASBOURG] The EU on Tuesday proposed new rules to help member states obtain email and other digital evidence of terror or criminal suspects from US and other internet firms within hours or days.

[PARIS] New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Monday pushed for a "progressive" free-trade agreement with the European Union in the coming months, while saying British ideas...

[BRUSSELS] Sensing the Facebook scandal has shifted the transatlantic winds, the EU is asserting itself as a forward-looking regulator rather than a retrograde bulwark against Silicon Valley's...

[BRUSSELS] The European Commission unveiled Thursday proposals to help farmers and other food suppliers strike better deals with powerful retailers, enforceable with penalties to stop "unfair...

THE EU on Wednesday unveiled rules to bolster European consumer protections by ensuring "tougher fines" for cheating companies and legal ways to compensate victims...

BRITISH Finance Minister Philip Hammond told a German newspaper that it would be a "catastrophe" for the situation in Ireland if Britain and the European Union (EU) failed to find a...