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- Jacopo Barigazzi, David M. Herszenhorn, Maïa de La Baume, Harry Cooper

Merkel's in charge, Macron isn't and May's got work to do.

- Diego Torres

Independence supporters mount a campaign to withdraw money from banks.

- Judith Mischke

People's Party leader says coalition talks 'might even start today.'

- Stephen Brown

Spain's Cabinet ministers meet on Saturday to decide the next steps in Catalonia.

- Giulia Paravicini

EU leaders at the event say they require more clarity from the UK before moving onto trade.

- Natalie Sauer

Ine Eriksen Søreide moves over from defense ministry.

- Saim Saeed

UK crime rose by 13 percent, according to a new report.

- Michael Crowley

Democratic critics accuse Mike Pompeo of echoing Trump that the interference didn't affect the outcome.

- Saim Saeed

Imposing direct rule on Catalonia will allow Madrid to call fresh regional elections.

- POLITICO

Decision means they have formally decided there has not been enough progress in the Brexit talks.

- viEUws

Ed Bray, leading agriculture journalist, is joined by Ladislav Miko, Oana Neagu, Jean-Philippe Azoulay and François Veillerette to discuss the 18-month extension of the license for farmers to use glyphosate.

Highlight | Pesticides – how should we regulate? | LIVE PANEL DEBATE appeared first on viEUws.

- viEUws

Sonja van Renssen, is joined by Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the European Commission, to discuss the energy security and energy supply in Europe.

EU optimistic on energy security and Ukraine appeared first on viEUws.

- viEUws

Sonja van Renssen, leading energy and environment journalist, is joined by Mechthild Wörsdörfer, Jerzy Buzek, François Régis Mouton and Manuel Baritaud to discuss the new power market design.

Highlight – How can gas help transform the European power market? – 19 October 2016 – LIVE PANEL DEBATE appeared first on viEUws.

- viEUws

Sonja van Renssen is joined by Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the European Commission, to discuss the energy efficiency package as a part of the Energy Union.

EU wants to start an “energy efficiency wave” across Europe appeared first on viEUws.

- viEUws

In this Brussels Briefing on Trade, Joanna Sopinska – Trade Editor for EU Trade Insights, provides an overview of the EU’s most pressing trade issues for the second half of October 2016. On 17 October, European Commission will host a meeting on EU-China High-level Economic Dialogue. The main issues on the agenda are steel overcapacity...

Brussels Briefing on Trade – All you need to know for 16-31 October appeared first on viEUws.

- viEUws

Debate “Pesticides – how should we regulate?” on Monday 24 October at 12:30pm CET – watch LIVE Streaming here The EU has reached an important crossroads in its regulation of herbicides and pesticides. The European Commission on June 29 approved an up to 18-month extension of the license for farmers to use glyphosate – the...

Pesticides – how should we regulate? – 24 October 2016 – LIVE PANEL DEBATE appeared first on viEUws.

- viEUws

Sonja van Renssen is joined by Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the European Commission, to discuss the latest developments in the upcoming Winter Package.

EU pins 2016 energy hopes on ballooning “winter package” appeared first on viEUws.

- viEUws

Daniel Calleja Crespo, Simona Bonafè, Dr Monica Verbeek, and Daniele Ferrari debate the question: “How far can the circular economy package take Europe?”

Highlight – How far can the circular economy package take Europe? – 29 September 2016 – LIVE PANEL DEBATE appeared first on viEUws.

- viEUws

Debate “How can gas help transform the European power market?” on Wednesday 19 October at 12pm CET – watch LIVE Streaming here The big energy package this autumn will take on the gargantuan task of overhauling European electricity markets to make them fit for the 21st century. Power markets must be restructured – and better connected...

How can gas help transform the European power market? – 19 October 2016 – LIVE PANEL DEBATE appeared first on viEUws.

- viEUws

In this Brussels Briefing on Trade, Joanna Sopinska – Trade Editor for EU Trade Insights, provides an overview of the EU’s most pressing trade issues for the first half of October 2016.

Brussels Briefing on Trade – All you need to know for 01-15 October 2016 appeared first on viEUws.

- Toby Luckhurst

Brexit & Beyond: Europe in Flux is The Wall Street Journal’s round-up of news and analysis of how Brexit will affect global business, economies and finance. You can sign up here. MUST READS Theresa May, delivering her speech in Florence on Sept. 22. The British Prime Minister insists the speech reset negotiations. Photographer: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg Bloomberg […]

- Toby Luckhurst

Brexit & Beyond: Europe in Flux is The Wall Street Journal’s round-up of news and analysis of how Brexit will affect global business, economies and finance. You can sign up here. MUST READS Spain’s Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy speaks during a press conference in Madrid. (AP Photo/Paul White) PAUL WHITE/ASSOCIATED PRESS Spain to Propose Measures to […]

- Toby Luckhurst

Brexit & Beyond: Europe in Flux is The Wall Street Journal’s round-up of news and analysis of how Brexit will affect global business, economies and finance. You can sign up here. MUST READS German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks during a campaign event of Christian Democratic Union on Oct. 13, 2017. DAVID HECKER/EPA/Shutterstock Squeeze on British Consumers […]

- Toby Luckhurst

Brexit & Beyond: Europe in Flux is The Wall Street Journal’s round-up of news and analysis of how Brexit will affect global business, economies and finance. You can sign up here. MUST READS Bank of England Gov. Mark Carney issued his clearest warning yet on the risks of Brexit, while data showed consumer prices in the […]

- WSJ Staff

Brexit & Beyond: Europe in Flux is The Wall Street Journal’s round-up of news and analysis of how Brexit will affect global business, economies and finance. You can sign up here. MUST READS Catalonia’s regional president, Carles Puigdemont, speaks at the Palace of Generalitat, or Catalan government headquarters, in Barcelona, Spain, on Sept. 27, 2017. Credit: […]

- Stephen Fidler

Brexit & Beyond: Europe in Flux is The Wall Street Journal’s round-up of news and analysis of how Brexit will affect global business, economies and finance. You can sign up here. MUST READS Britain’s Brexit Secretary David Davis (L) and European Union (EU) chief negotiator Michel Barnier attend a press conference at the end of the […]

- Stephen Fidler

Brexit & Beyond: Europe in Flux is The Wall Street Journal’s round-up of news and analysis of how Brexit will affect global business, economies and finance. You can sign up here. MUST READS Michel Barnier, chief negotiator for the European Union. DARIO PIGNATELLI/BLOOMBERG NEWS EU Brexit Negotiator Says Not Enough Progress to Recommend Next Phase in […]

- Stephen Fidler

Brexit & Beyond: Europe in Flux is The Wall Street Journal’s round-up of news and analysis of how Brexit will affect global business, economies and finance. You can sign up here. MUST READS Spain’s Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy speaks during a press conference at the Moncloa Palace in Madrid. (AP Photo/Paul White) PAUL WHITE/ASSOCIATED PRESS […]

- Stephen Fidler

Brexit & Beyond: Europe in Flux is The Wall Street Journal’s round-up of news and analysis of how Brexit will affect global business, economies and finance. You can sign up here. MUST READS Catalan Raimon Castellvi, wearing a Catalan separatist flag, holds a sign as he protests outside the European Commission in Brussels after Sunday’s independence […]

- Stephen Fidler

Brexit & Beyond: Europe in Flux is The Wall Street Journal’s round-up of news and analysis of how Brexit will affect global business, economies and finance. You can sign up here. MUST READS British Prime Minister Theresa May delivers her keynote speech to delegates and party members in Manchester, England. Getty Images U.K., EU Disagree Over […]

Klaus Mangold, a German businessman with good connections in Russia, and who provided a jet for Commission vice-president Guenther Oettinger, played a crucial role in Hungary's controversial Paks nuclear deal with Russia, Direkt36's investigation has found.

Eight member states have urged the EU's foreign service to significantly expand its work on countering Russian propaganda.

EU leaders at their summit spent some three hours deliberating on relations with Turkey before asking the EU commission to come up with a plan on cutting and reorienting some €4.5 billion in pre-accession aid.

The posted workers file will be on the table of ministers and MEPs this week, while budget, journalism, Schengen and party funding are also on the EP's plenary menu.

The official agenda point on where to relocate the EU medicines and banking agencies after Brexit was over in "one minute", but lobbying took place in the corridors.

The Commission is preparing to amend an EU energy law in order to rein in Russian plans for a new gas pipeline to Germany.

Spanish prime minister Mariano Rajoy said Friday that the Spanish state is "obliged to restore its legality" in Catalonia after the region's leader refusal to annul a declaration of independence. Article 155 of the constitution, which allows a suspension of Catalonia's autonomy, "will be agreed tomorrow," he told journalists in Brussels, adding that he has an agreement with the two main opposition parties, the Socialist Party and the centrist Ciudadanos.

Some European politicians keep spreading fictitious arguments on Ukraine's language law as being an impediment to minority rights, Ukraine's education minister says.

The European Commission said in a statement published on Friday afternoon that "as of 16 October 2017, its officials carried out an unannounced inspection at the premises of a car manufacturer in Germany". It said that the commission is concerned "that several German car manufacturers may have violated EU antitrust rules". The move follows German media reports last summer that said five German carmakers had colluded in a cartel.

The EU has launched internal preparations for phase two of Brexit talks, but a December breakthrough only possible if UK gives more detail on divorce issues first.