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UPDATE 1-Italy hikes growth forecasts, deficit target ahead of election - Europe News
UPDATE 1-Italy hikes growth forecasts, deficit target ahead of election41 minutes ago
ROME, Sept 23- Italy on Saturday raised its forecasts for economic growth this year and next and said it would cut the budget deficit by less than previously promised. On Wednesday the Paris- based Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development for
Britain hopes for Brexit progress; EU leaders cautious - Europe News
Britain hopes for Brexit progress; EU leaders cautious 4 hours ago
LONDON— Britain and the European Union are preparing to head back to the Brexit negotiating table after a speech by Prime Minister Theresa May that received a cautious welcome from the bloc's leaders. May stressed in her Friday speech that Britain wa
DIARY-Top Economic Events to Nov 29 - Europe News
DIARY-Top Economic Events to Nov 29 15 hours ago
**FRANKFURT- ECB Vice President Vitor Constancio gives opening speech at Second ECB Annual Research Conference in Frankfurt, Germany 0700 GMT. **FRANKFURT- ECB Excecutive Board member Benoit Coeure chairing policy panel on "Exit from non-standard mon
Holocaust Denier’s Sentence: Visit 5 Ex-Nazi Camps, and Write About It - Europe News
Holocaust Denier’s Sentence: Visit 5 Ex-Nazi Camps, and Write About It 17 hours ago
A judge ordered Laurent Louis, a far-right former lawmaker in Belgium, to visit a concentration camp every year for five years and write about his experience.
Sponsored feature: Hulencourt masters golf - Europe News
Sponsored feature: Hulencourt masters golf 19 hours ago
“We can give weekend golfers the same treatment as professionals,” says Jérôme Theunis, the Academy Director at the Hulencourt Golf Academy. And he means it: Hulencourt, just half an hour’s drive south of Brussels city centre, is where Belgium’s top golfe
Illegal downloading should be made harder, says minister - Europe News
Illegal downloading should be made harder, says minister 20 hours ago
Federal consumer affairs minister Kris Peeters is considering new legislation to prevent the illegal downloading of films and TV series, his ministry has announced. Peeters is looking at ways to block access to internet sites that allow copyrighted materi
May tries to reboot Brexit, offers 2-year transition period - Europe News
May tries to reboot Brexit, offers 2-year transition period 23 hours ago
FLORENCE, Italy— Britain is prepared to abide by European Union rules and pay into the bloc's coffers for two years after leaving the EU in March 2019, Prime Minister Theresa May said Friday in a conciliatory speech intended to revive foundering exit
Theresa May: UK seeks 2-year transition period after Brexit - Europe News
Theresa May: UK seeks 2-year transition period after Brexit 24 hours ago
FLORENCE, Italy— Britain is prepared to abide by European Union rules and pay into the bloc's coffers for two years after leaving the EU in March 2019, Prime Minister Theresa May said Friday in a conciliatory speech intended to revive foundering Brex
UPDATE 1-Europe diesel exports hit record as Harvey redraws trade - Europe News
UPDATE 1-Europe diesel exports hit record as Harvey redraws trade 1 day ago
*Brazil, Argentina buy as U.S. Gulf Coast recovers. LONDON, Sept 22- Europe is set to export a record volume of diesel in September as Latin American buyers struggle to recover from a drop in U.S. supplies in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, according to shi
Jewish Museum murder suspect 'too sick' to attend court - Europe News
Jewish Museum murder suspect 'too sick' to attend court 1 day ago
Mehdi Nemmouche, the man accused of carrying out the shooting death of four people at the Jewish Museum in Brussels in 2014, did not appear at a committal hearing this week because of health problems, his lawyers said. “Nemmouche is suffering from terribl
UK leader to try to break Brexit logjam in Italy speech - Europe News
UK leader to try to break Brexit logjam in Italy speech 1 day ago
FLORENCE, Italy— British Prime Minister Theresa May will try Friday to revive foundering Brexit talks— and unify her fractious government— by proposing a two-year transition after Britain's departure from the European Union in 2019 during which the U
Sterling hovers below $1.36 as investors await May's Brexit speech - Europe News
Sterling hovers below $1.36 as investors await May's Brexit speech 1 day ago
One of the issues May is expected to address in her afternoon speech in the Italian city of Florence is Britain's exit bill, which Brussels has demanded progress on before talks can progress. Britain has expressed frustration at the European Union�
RPT-Stormy weather exposes shortcomings of world's oil refineries - Europe News
RPT-Stormy weather exposes shortcomings of world's oil refineries 1 day ago
BRUSSELS/ LONDON, Sept 21- Hurricane Harvey's crippling impact on U.S. oil refinery operations this month and the challenge buyers faced in filling the gap in gasoline supplies has exposed a shortage of spare refining capacity around the globe. Globa
DIARY-Top Economic Events to Nov 29 - Europe News
DIARY-Top Economic Events to Nov 29 2 days ago
DUBLIN- ECB President Mario Draghi gives Keynote speech at Henry Grattan Lecture Invitation organized by Trinity College in Dublin- 0830 GMT. FRANKFURT- ECB Vice President Vitor Constancio gives closing remarks at the ECB conference "Low inflation: L
What's on this week: 22-28 September - Europe News
What's on this week: 22-28 September 2 days ago
Brussels Design Market , the largest vintage market in Europe, includes more than 100 exhibitors from across Europe and focuses on 20th-century furniture and objects from the 20th-century. There are two areas with different atmospheres, one is more formal
Suspect in Belgium's Jewish Museum shooting 'may have tumor' - Europe News
Suspect in Belgium's Jewish Museum shooting 'may have tumor' 2 days ago
The lawyer of a Frenchman accused of shooting dead four people at a Jewish Museum in Belgium says his client may have a brain tumor and is being denied medical treatment
May to urge new partnership, transition period for Brexit - Europe News
May to urge new partnership, transition period for Brexit 2 days ago
LONDON— Prime Minister Theresa May will try to kick-start faltering Brexit negotiations on Friday by proposing a new economic and security partnership between Britain and the European Union, plus a transition period after the U.K.' s formal departure
Ethics committee rules against infant circumcision - Europe News
Ethics committee rules against infant circumcision 2 days ago
The Belgian federal government’s Committee for Bio-Ethics has ruled against the circumcision of infant boys for reasons other than medical necessity. Its ruling states that bodily integrity is more important than religious faith. The committee was ruling
How three entrepreneurs in Belgium made their business dream become reality - Europe News
How three entrepreneurs in Belgium made their business dream become reality 2 days ago
Vincent Verbeeck from Lier introduces Kasserol , the catering business he set up with his family Kasserol is a food truck business that focuses on typical Belgian cuisine. As well as catering, we rent the truck to external clients and organise our own foo
Lawyers for Mehdi Nemmouche, a French suspect in the Brussels Jewish museum attack, Henri Laquay, center, and Sebastien Courtoy, right, speak with the media at the Palace of Justice in Brussels on ... - Europe News
Lawyers for Mehdi Nemmouche, a French suspect in the Brussels Jewish museum attack, Henri Laquay, center, and Sebastien Courtoy, right, speak with the media at the Palace of Justice in Brussels on ... 2 days ago
Lawyers for Mehdi Nemmouche, a French suspect in the Brussels Jewish museum attack, Henri Laquay, center, and Sebastien Courtoy, right, speak with the media at the Palace of Justice in Brussels on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. Mehdi Nemmouche, who is sus
Soldiers from the Belgian Army patrol outside the Palace of Justice in Brussels during a hearing with the lawyers of Mehdi Nemmouche, a suspect in the Brussels Jewish museum attack, on Thursday, ... - Europe News
Soldiers from the Belgian Army patrol outside the Palace of Justice in Brussels during a hearing with the lawyers of Mehdi Nemmouche, a suspect in the Brussels Jewish museum attack, on Thursday, ... 2 days ago
Soldiers from the Belgian Army patrol outside the Palace of Justice in Brussels during a hearing with the lawyers of Mehdi Nemmouche, a suspect in the Brussels Jewish museum attack, on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. Mehdi Nemmouche, who is suspected of sh