Angela Merkel: We need to fight for Europe
The German chancellor has urged European unity in the face of challenges from China, the US and Russia. In an interview with a German daily, Merkel also revealed her stance on issues such as Brexit and climate change.
U.K.'s May aims to reopen Brexit talks with EU
Theresa May is promising to reopen Brexit talks with the European Union to try to breathe life back into negotiations with the opposition Labour Party and take the U.K. out of the bloc by the summer.
U.K.’s May sees Brexit Deal ‘Soon’
Brexit uncertainty continues to outweigh signs of resilience in the economy. Prime Minister Theresa May is still hopeful that a deal can be reached, but she can’t say exactly when that would be.
German exports hit by global slowdown in demand
German exports have seen the biggest month-on-month fall in a year. Brexit worries, trade conflicts and lower demand globally have played a role in the drop.
European Central Bank keeps interest rates at record low
The ECB has kept its benchmark refinancing rate at zero, as it weighs up risks to the economy from Brexit and trade disputes. ECB chief Mario Draghi said the eurozone's current economic indicators were "weak."
What the latest Brexit extension means for the U.K.
Bronwen Maddox, director at Institute of Government, examines the unease surrounding the latest delay of Brexit and what the battle over Brexit means for the future of U.K. government and politics.
May to Meet with Macron, Merkel
Theresa May will meet with her French and German counterparts today as part of her efforts to win a short delay to Brexit, but the prime minister restarts her European charm offensive. Her position at home is increasingly unstable. Talks with the opposition remain stalled and one Tory MP is demanding a fresh vote on May’s premiership.
UK ambassador to France on Brexit: 'It would be far, far preferable to leave with an agreement'
UK ambassador to France on Brexit: 'It would be far, far preferable to leave with an agreement'.