[BRUSSELS] The European Union agreed to London's request for a Brexit deadline extension on Friday but set no new departure date, giving Britain's divided parliament time to decide on Prime...

[PARIS] The five biggest publicly listed oil and gas companies and trade groups representing them spent more than 250 million euros (S$380 million) lobbying the European Union to influence climate...

[BRUSSELS] The European Union will play for time rather than rush to decide on British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's reluctant request to delay Brexit again, diplomats with the bloc said after a...

EUROPEAN ECONOMY

EUROPEAN Union leaders made little headway as discussions on a new budget plan began on Friday that would allow the bloc to spend up to 1.1 trillion euros (S$1.7 trillion) in the 2021-27 period....

EUROPEAN ECONOMY

THE United States imposed tariffs on a record US$7.5 billion worth of European Union goods on Friday, despite threats of retaliation. Airbus, French wine and Scotch whisky were among the high-...

[BRUSSELS] After managing a united front over Brexit, divisions between European Union leaders were laid bare Friday when they discussed how to plug the budget shortfall left by the UK's intended...

[Brussels] European Union leaders endorsed a hard-fought Brexit deal with Britain on Thursday, but Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces an uphill battle getting it through the British parliament....

[BRUSSELS] The European Union's Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier told the bloc's executive arm on Wednesday that "a number of significant issues" remained unresolved in last-ditch talks with...

NEWS ANALYSIS

FROM the pinnacle of the City of London's largest skyscraper, Stuart Lipton is wagering a US$1.2 billion bet that the British capital remains a master of the international financial universe no...

THIS week's European Union (EU) summit could be one of the most important for the Brussels-based club. For on the agenda is not just Brexit, but also the future of the EU well into the 2020s, from...