Herman Van Rompuy

08 Feb, 2013

Europe close to agreeing first budget cut in its history. But the EU is still spending more on cows than people

20 Nov, 2012

Desperate to agree an EU budget freeze, Britain looks isolated - and that's exactly what some EU countries want

Angela Merkel and Mario Monti
29 Jun, 2012

Italian and Spanish banks can be bailed out by funds given directly to them, avoiding government debt

19 Jun, 2012

EU commission president gets irritable at G20 summit after Canadian hack suggests North Americans shouldn't help solve euro debt crisis

Eurozone 'Grexit' meeting
24 May, 2012

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

500 euro note
25 Mar, 2011

Business digest: Months of deliberation come to an end with creation of European Stability Mechanism

10 Mar, 2010

‘Damp rag’ EU president Herman Van Rompuy says he pities Nigel Farage for his outburst

25 Feb, 2010

Neil Clark: Brussels will be glad to see the back of Nigel Farage if he can beat Bercow in the general election

20 Nov, 2009

The Mole: Why there’ll be no YouGov poll asking awkward questions about the high rep