China could open its economy if it wishes, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said on Monday in Beijing, as Beijing comes under growing pressure over its industrial policies amid an escalating trade war with Washington.
World Trade Organization needs new rules on forced technology transfers and industry subsidies, European Council President Donald Tusk said.
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker suffered a painful sciatica attack at a NATO summit this week, a commission spokesman said on Friday, dismissing as “more than tasteless” media speculation that he was drunk.
The United States and European Union will establish a dialogue on trade within the next two weeks, a French official said.
EU’s executive arm offered Trump a joint assessment of EU-US trade to help resolve a dispute over tariffs that the EU believes are based on a misreading of trade data.
Italy is a country "of maximum importance" for the European Union, EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said.
About one in 10 British civil servants at the European Commission has taken another EU nationality since the Brexit vote, but are nonetheless resigned to scant prospects of future promotion.
The EC proposed a bigger new multi-year budget that will trigger battles among member states over how to fill the funding gap left by Britain’s exit next year.
EU will deploy a new financial weapon to try to rein in what Brussels sees as illiberal nationalism rising in the east of bloc and threatening its democratic foundations.
Greece can exit its third financial bailout program without requesting a precautionary credit line, Juncker and Tsipras said.