[BRUSSELS] It's crunch time for the European Union (EU) as it strives to stem a virus-led downturn that could eclipse the severity of the Great Recession more than a decade ago.

[BRUSSELS] The European Commission said Friday that the EU would suspend its strict rules on public spending to allow governments to open the money taps to face the coronavirus pandemic.

[BRUSSELS] The European Union's executive aims to introduce laws to combat gender pay gap across the bloc for the first time ever in a bid to fight inequality and boost the economy, according to a...

[LONDON] The European Commission has opened an investigation into whether China is dumping aluminium extrusions, products widely used in transport, construction and electronics, in the European...

[BRUSSELS] The EU's biggest powers have urged the European Commission to accelerate reform of an anti-trust law to better fight what they see as unfair competition from US tech giants and China....

[WASHINGTON] Donald Trump is expected to meet with EU leader Ursula von der Leyen in Davos, Switzerland, next week, three sources said on Friday, as tensions mount between the allies over tariff...

[BRUSSELS] The European Commission said on Wednesday that Portugal's draft budget for 2020 that envisages a small surplus was nevertheless at risk of breaking European Union fiscal rules because...

[LONDON] A Brexit deal is possible, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Thursday, adding that if the Irish border backstop which the British government wants removed could be...

[BRUSSELS] The European Commission on Tuesday imposed countervailing duties of 8 per cent to 18 per cent on imports of subsidised biodiesel from Indonesia, saying the move aimed to restore a level...

[STRASBOURG, France] German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen, nominated to lead the European Commission, said Wednesday she would present her "vision" for the bloc's executive body within a...