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EU Leaders Agree to Advance Brexit Talks

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:15:40 EST

European leaders agreed to advance Brexit negotiations but called on U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May to tell them quickly what her government wants from a future trade agreement for serious talks to start in March.

Brexit Summit Opens Day After Legislative Setback for May

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 23:42:04 EST

European leaders are set to approve a divorce deal with the U.K. that opens the door to trade talks, but British leader Theresa May faces a new Brexit hurdle at home.

Putin Backs Trump in Annual Press Conference

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:06:02 EST

Russian President Vladimir Putin in a nationally televised press conference praised President Donald Trump’s performance, saying Washington was consumed by “spy mania.”

Five Things to Know After Europe's Central Banks Thursday

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 10:36:32 EST

Four of Europe’s central banks announced policy decisions, the day following a fifth rate rise by the U.S. Federal Reserve, with promises of more to come in 2018.

As Fed Tightens, Europe Hangs Loose

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 04:01:55 EST

Central banks in Europe showed continued caution about the region’s economic recovery, signaling that they are in no rush to follow the Federal Reserve in steadily raising interest rates.

Five Questions for the European Central Bank's Policy Meeting

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 07:04:43 EST

Investors will be looking for clues on when the ECB might phase out its bond-buying program and follow the Federal Reserve on the path toward higher interest rates.

British Lawmakers Give Parliament More Say on Any Brexit Agreement

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 19:36:14 EST

Prime Minister Theresa May lost a crucial vote in Parliament when rebel lawmakers from her party joined the opposition in approving a measure that gives the legislature greater control over the Brexit terms.

From German Faucets to Italian Chocolate, Trade Barriers Are Rising Again in Europe

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 10:12:37 EST

The rise of economic nationalism is clashing with the open-market ideals of the EU’s original founders. Member states, including France and some in the east, are introducing new rules to favor domestic production and labor.

Beefed-Up Eurozone Meets Waning Interest in Capitals

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:14:48 EST

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker’s proposals to create a eurozone budget and finance ministry have less political appeal amid a robust economy, Simon Nixon writes, particularly since many policy failures and structural problems have already been addressed.

Western Criticism Bolsters Putin at Home

Thu, 14 Dec 2017 02:52:34 EST

For Russian President Vladimir Putin, being cast in the West as a global supervillain is proving a boon for his image at home as he prepares for his annual press conference on Thursday and presidential elections in March.

EU Prepares to Discuss a Long-Delayed Trade Deal With Britain

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 08:10:46 EST

Following a Brexit divorce accord, European leaders may finally authorize negotiations at a summit this week on the outlines of a future trade deal with Britain.

NATO Extends Chief's Term

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 02:36:23 EST

The alliance added two years to the term of Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg, paving the way for him to become the longest serving chief since the Cold War.

Unemployment Back to Precrisis Level in Rich Countries

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:36:00 EST

The rate of unemployment across the world’s developed economies finally returned to its pre-crisis level in October, according to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development.

Theresa May's Brexit Triumph May Prove Short-Lived

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:28:30 EST

The British prime minister struck a landmark deal to conclude the first phase of Brexit talks, but the question of how to avoid a hard Irish border may need to be further clarified before an agreement with the EU on a full divorce deal.

Three Arrested in Attack on Swedish Synagogue

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 02:56:24 EST

Three people have been arrested for allegedly throwing firebombs at a synagogue in the Swedish city of Göteborg, the second anti-Jewish attack in the Nordic nation in two days.

U.K., EU Reach an Agreement on Brexit Divorce Terms

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 23:55:03 EST

The U.K. and the European Union reached an agreement Friday on Brexit divorce terms after six months of tense talks, opening the way for negotiations to advance on a trade deal.

EU Officials Warn of Risk to Global Trade

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 09:11:57 EST

European Union officials said the U.S. is threatening to cripple global commerce by undermining the World Trade Organization, ahead of a gathering of officials from 164 countries on Sunday in Buenos Aires.

Brexit Breakthrough Leaves Thorniest Problems for Later

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 08:18:46 EST

The U.K. is hailing a Brexit breakthrough. It is more a small step toward confronting even bigger political, financial and economic issues.