European Commission

How the EU could save €1.2bn: shut down Strasbourg circus

First Post
Wed 28 Nov, AT 08:20

A new campaign aims to stop costly monthly ritual whereby 754 MEPs and staff decamp from Brussels

European Central Bank ECB

EU budget vote: what does everybody want?

Wed 31 Oct, AT 12:53

Labour is expected to join Tory rebels in voting for a cut in the EU budget, but the UK could end up paying more anyway...

Kindle 2

EC removes Amazon tax advantage

One-Minute Read
Thu 25 Oct, AT 14:24

Luxembourg and France given one month to increase their rates of VAT on ebooks

Jose Manuel Barroso

Tobin tax moves closer

One-Minute Read
Wed 24 Oct, AT 15:46

Ten EU states to push ahead with the financial transaction tax

Moody's threatens Germany downgrade as Spanish bonds soar

One-Minute Read
Tue 24 Jul, AT 10:24

Credit rating agency says stable eurozone nations are threatened by developments in Spain and Greece

Will Spain get Euro bank bail out as financial crisis deepens?

First Post
Thu 31 May, AT 12:16

Europe's fourth-largest economy needs help as markets tumble and fears of a banking collapse mount

Eurozone 'Grexit' meeting

Eurozone 'wants Greece to stay' but countries plan for 'Grexit'

Thu 24 May, AT 07:54

German central bank says a Greek exit would be manageable and eurozone countries are drawing up contingency plans

Richard Ehrman

Europe seeks its chance to bring Germans down a peg or two

Tue 13 Mar, AT 07:26
Richard Ehrman

Once unthinkable, now Angela Merkel happily interferes in French presidential election

Credit card charge ban: not enough to scare Ryanair

Media Watch
Fri 23 Dec, AT 12:32

Joy at credit card charge ban underestimates wily entrepreneurs like Michael O'Leary

Jose Manuel Barroso

EC president calls for Tobin transaction tax

Wed 28 Sep, AT 14:45

Business digest: Controversial Tobin tax would allow financial sector to ‘give back to society’