[BRUSSELS] European Union states are still divided over an overhaul of rules for the supervision of banks against money laundering, two EU sources said on Wednesday.

BRITISH Prime Minister Theresa May is facing overwhelming difficulties as she ties up the Brexit negotiations and tries to soothe worried, rebellious members of parliament (MPs).

[STRASBOURG] The European Union is not out to punish Britain for leaving and its chief negotiator Michel Barnier is moving toward an accord that can make the best of Brexit for both sides, European...

PRIME Minister Theresa May's Brexit strategy came under attack from all sides on Monday, increasing the risk that her plan for leaving the EU will be voted down by parliament and thrust the...

[BRUSSELS] The European Union is likely to conclude a far-reaching plan before the end of the year to coordinate scrutiny of foreign investments, notably from China, the EU's trade chief said on...

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LIKE other world leaders, Angela Merkel is making final preparations to mark the centenary this week of the end of World War I. Unlike them, however, for Dr Merkel this historic moment has been...

BRITAIN would remain in a temporary customs union with the European Union (EU), avoiding a hard Irish border, as part of a new deal being thrashed out between London and Brussels, according to a...

THE UK and the European Union (EU) are close to a Brexit deal on financial services, a British official has confirmed.