EU establishes first permanent border security corps
The European Union has adopted regulations that establish its first permanent, standalone border security force. The move will increase the bloc's current security forces nearly tenfold.
8 EU states push to raise 2030 climate goal, but Germany absent
The European Union member states have signed a letter urging the bloc to get tougher on climate action. Germany, however, was not among them, with one EU climate expert calling the absence "conspicuous."
EU's Barnier announces terms of U.K. Brexit deal
EU Chief Brexit Negotiator Michel Barnier speaks at a news conference in Brussels after a Brexit deal was reached between the U.K. and European Union.
US set to slap tariffs on EU following WTO Airbus ruling
Aircraft and agricultural items from Europe will be subject to US tariffs in the latest round of a long legal fight. The move sets the stage for tit-for-tat trade escalation between the United States and European Union.
The impact of Brexit on the city of London
Jasmine Whitbread, chief executive officer at London First, discusses Boris Johnson’s Withdrawal Agreement Bill, the next steps in the process, the possibility of remaining in the European Union and how much Brexit has hurt the city. She speaks on “Bloomberg Markets: European Open.”
EU, South American countries agree on draft free trade treaty
The European Union and the Mercosur bloc of South American countries have agreed on the draft text of a free-trade deal. Both sides have been negotiating the agreement for almost 20 years.
EU leaders fail to agree on 2050 carbon neutral climate target
A proposal for the European Union to go carbon neutral by 2050 failed to garner unanimous support at a leaders summit in Brussels. The target date has been relegated to a footnote on the final summit statement.
EU Elections: Why they matter to Africa
What challenges will the European Union face together with its African partners during the next legislative period? In the light of the migration crisis, Europe has a growing interest in fostering stability and creating opportunities in Africa itself. Do free trade agreements provide solutions that are fair to both sides?
May says she'll keep pressing for 'Orderly Brexit'
U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May makes a statement in the House of Commons after losing a third parliamentary vote on the Brexit deal that she negotiated with the European Union.