[FRANKFURT AM MAIN] German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Sunday she was more open to French President Emmanuel Macron's plans to reform migration and defence policy in Europe than his hopes to...

THE BOTTOM LINE

THE European Union (EU) is struggling to reform its policies on migration. The mid-December European Council meeting in Brussels vividly illustrated the conundrum.

IMPROVING migration policies can enhance both the welfare of workers and benefit the countries which receive them, according to a report by the World Bank.

FOR citizens of poor countries, migration often is a highly appealing option. The journey to a new country is often perilous, but it promises far greater economic opportunity: average per capita...

TREBISHT in north-eastern Albania looks like a ghost village, emptied of its residents by a rush to get Bulgarian passports that open the door to the European Union.