France, Germany to unveil eurozone reforms in March

Germany and France will offer their joint vision for reforming the eurozone by March, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday, in an effort to bridge divisions over the future of the single currency. Meeting without departure-bound Britain, the bloc’s 27 leaders were tasked by EU President Donald Tusk to speak freely about their often clashing… Please follow and like us:

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Italy, Greece guarded on Juncker’s finance minister plan

Italy and Greece on Thursday gave a guarded response to EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker’s call for a Euro-wide finance minister, saying there was little point in creating the job just for the sake of it. Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni, speaking at a Greek-Italian cooperation summit, said his country had been in favour of such… Please follow and like us:

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World Leaders Express Dismay at US Withdrawal From Paris Accord

World leaders and environmental groups have expressed their disappointment with U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw from the landmark Paris climate accord, the global effort to deal with the effects of climate change. The leaders of Germany, France and Italy, in a highly unusual move, issued a joint statement expressing “regret” at the decision. “We… Please follow and like us:

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Theresa May set to trigger Brexit Article 50

UK Prime Minister Theresa May will on Wednesday trigger the formal, two-year process of negotiations that will lead to Britain leaving the European Union (EU). Late on Tuesday, a photograph was released of her signing a letter invoking Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty and officially notifying the EU of Britain’s decision to withdraw from the… Please follow and like us:

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