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Growth, jobs top new European Commission agenda - Yahoo Finance UK

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Growth, jobs top new European Commission agenda
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The Commission, led by former Luxembourg prime minister Jean-Claude Juncker, formally takes office Saturday, with fixing the European Union's stalling economy the number one priority. Juncker has promised a 300-billion-euro ($384 billion) investment ...
Can Jean-Claude Juncker Make Brussels More Political and Less Bureaucratic?Wall Street Journal
New European Commission: Upcoming Laws That Will Affect Your LifeHuffington Post UK
European Commission: what Juncker's new team will be working onEU News
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Ukraine, Russia, EU likely to agree gas supply deal Thursday: officials - Reuters

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 12:57pm

Reuters

Ukraine, Russia, EU likely to agree gas supply deal Thursday: officials
Reuters
BRUSSELS/KIEV (Reuters) - Russia, Ukraine and the European Union are likely to conclude an accord on Thursday that would see Moscow resume gas supplies to its ex-Soviet neighbor over the winter, EU and Ukrainian officials said. Nothing is certain after ...
EU, Ukraine reach preliminary deal on financial guarantees of Russian gas ...ITAR-TASS
Ukraine, Russia, EU likely to agree gas supply deal on Thursday: officialsYahoo News
Russia Says No Gas Deal Until EU Guarantees Payment for UkraineThe Moscow Times
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EU, Ukraine reach preliminary deal on financial guarantees of Russian gas ... - ITAR-TASS

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 8:47am

The Moscow Times

EU, Ukraine reach preliminary deal on financial guarantees of Russian gas ...
ITAR-TASS
Another source, close to talks, said The European Commission is preparing a financial package to pay part of Ukraine's debt before Gazprom and finance further purchases on the prepayment condition. The Wall Street Journal said earlier the European ...
Russia Says No Gas Deal Until EU Guarantees Payment for UkraineThe Moscow Times
Ukraine Gas Supplies In Doubt As Russia Seeks EU Payment DealInternational Business Times
UPDATE 3-Ukraine says EU to be guarantor in any Russia gas dealReuters UK

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Gazprom CEO: No gas agreement to be signed until Ukraine, EU agree on ... - ITAR-TASS

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 5:49am

The Moscow Times

Gazprom CEO: No gas agreement to be signed until Ukraine, EU agree on ...
ITAR-TASS
According to Miller, these documents are two protocols: a protocol in a trilateral format between Russia, Ukraine and the European Commission and a bilateral protocol between the European Commission and Ukraine. “Everything concerning financial issues, ...
Russia Says No Gas Deal Until EU Guarantees Payment for UkraineThe Moscow Times
UPDATE 2-Ukraine gas supplies in doubt as Russia seeks EU payment dealReuters UK
European Commission's financial guarantees for Kyiv will be documented in ...Kyiv Post

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Russia Says No Gas Deal Until EU Guarantees Payment for Ukraine - The Moscow Times

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 12:32am

The Moscow Times

Russia Says No Gas Deal Until EU Guarantees Payment for Ukraine
The Moscow Times
Ukraine is in discussions with existing creditors the EU and the IMF and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, concerned about vital Russian gas supplies to the rest of Europe has spoken of bridging finance for Kiev. But the Russian negotiators said they ...
UPDATE 2-Ukraine gas supplies in doubt as Russia seeks EU payment dealReuters UK
Gazprom CEO: No gas agreement to be signed until Ukraine, EU agree on ...ITAR-TASS

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EU Budget Clearance for France and Italy Comes With an Asterisk - New York Times

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 6:59pm

New York Times

EU Budget Clearance for France and Italy Comes With an Asterisk
New York Times
BRUSSELS — A day after giving France and Italy a provisional pass on their budget plans for next year, a top European Union official warned on Wednesday that those countries could still face disciplinary action for violating the bloc's fiscal rules if ...
Italy, France Back Off From Budget Clash With BrusselsWall Street Journal
UPDATE 3-EU provisionally clears French, Italian budgets after tweaksReuters
EU clears Italy's budget for 2015The Local.it
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Germany urges UK to pay European Union's € 2.1 tax bill - Press TV

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 6:32pm

Press TV

Germany urges UK to pay European Union's € 2.1 tax bill
Press TV
"The EU Commission from time to time checks the financial contributions of each member state based on their gross national income ... with some countries getting money back and others having to pay extra," said a spokeswoman for German Finance Minister ...
Rules apply to all, Germany says on Britain's row over EU billYahoo Finance UK
Europe's financial demands will backfireTelegraph.co.uk
Europe is drifting and divided. This feels more like 1914 than 2014The Guardian (blog)
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Gas deal still eludes Ukraine and Russia at EU talks - Yahoo News

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 3:25pm

Yahoo News

Gas deal still eludes Ukraine and Russia at EU talks
Yahoo News
The EU, which has lending facilities to Ukraine along with the IMF, is looking at releasing more funds. And Germany, a key ally for Ukraine's pro-Western leaders, has spoken of providing international "bridging finance" to see Kiev through the winter.
Ukraine Gas Crisis Talks Begin as Winter Descends on KievThe Moscow Times
Russia, Ukraine looking for gas deliveries dealU-T San Diego
Results of Russia-EU-Ukraine trilateral talks on gas to be made public ...ITAR-TASS
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Gas deal still eludes Ukraine and Russia at EU talks - Reuters

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 3:18pm

Reuters

Gas deal still eludes Ukraine and Russia at EU talks
Reuters
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Ukraine and Russia bargained late into the night on Wednesday but European Union officials trying to broker a deal to resume gas supplies to Kiev as winter sets in said there was still no accord to announce. At talks ... But ...
Ukraine gas supplies in doubt as Russia seeks EU payment dealDaily Mail
Results of Russia-EU-Ukraine trilateral talks on gas to be made public ...ITAR-TASS
Ukraine Gas Crisis Talks Begin as Winter Descends on KievThe Moscow Times

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EU may demand more action on budget deficits: Commission - Yahoo Finance UK

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 7:06am

EurActiv

EU may demand more action on budget deficits: Commission
Yahoo Finance UK
France and Italy and other EU countries running excessive deficits but which have scraped through an initial review of 2015 budgets may still have to do more, the European Commission said Wednesday. A fuller assessment will show next month whether ...
EU provisionally clears French, Italian budgets after tweaksEurActiv
Italy and France Blink in Budget Battle With European UnionNew York Times
Italy, France Back Off From Budget Clash With BrusselsWall Street Journal
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EU Projects Impact of Sanctions on Russian Economy - Wall Street Journal

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 5:58am

Wall Street Journal

EU Projects Impact of Sanctions on Russian Economy
Wall Street Journal
BRUSSELS—European Union sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine crisis will have only a modest impact on Europe's economy this year and next but hit Russia's growth rate harder, according to an EU analysis seen by The Wall Street Journal.
EU Projects Impact of Sanctions on Russia -- UpdateNasdaq

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Italy and France Blink in Budget Battle With European Union - New York Times

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 1:04am

New York Times

Italy and France Blink in Budget Battle With European Union
New York Times
The budget tweaks will still not enable France and Italy to bridge the deficit gaps that had risked prompting Brussels to reject their budgets — with potentially damaging results for European Union diplomacy. But the concessions by Paris and Rome ...
UPDATE 3-EU provisionally clears French, Italian budgets after tweaksReuters
Italy, France Back Off From Budget Clash With BrusselsWall Street Journal
France, Italy budgets to pass EU review after 'crisis defused'Daily Times

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UPDATE 3-EU provisionally clears French, Italian budgets after tweaks - Reuters

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 3:49pm

New York Times

UPDATE 3-EU provisionally clears French, Italian budgets after tweaks
Reuters
(Adds Padoan comments to parliament). By Barbara Lewis and Julia Fioretti. BRUSSELS Oct 28 (Reuters) - The European Commission provisionally accepted the budgets of France and Italy, saying on Tuesday that no euro zone states had submitted deficit ...
EU provisionally clears French, Italian budgets after tweaksYahoo Finance UK
Italy, France Back Off From Budget Clash With BrusselsWall Street Journal
European Union Blinks in Budget Battle with Italy and FranceNew York Times
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EU provisionally clears French, Italian budgets after tweaks - Yahoo Finance UK

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 12:53pm

EU provisionally clears French, Italian budgets after tweaks
Yahoo Finance UK
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission provisionally accepted the budgets of France and Italy, saying on Tuesday that no euro zone states had submitted deficit plans for next year that seriously breached EU rules for fiscal stability. A day after ...

EU provisionally clears French, Italian budgets after tweaks - Yahoo Finance UK

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 12:35pm

EurActiv

EU provisionally clears French, Italian budgets after tweaks
Yahoo Finance UK
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission provisionally accepted the budgets of France and Italy, saying on Tuesday that no euro zone states had submitted deficit plans for next year that seriously breached EU rules for fiscal stability. A day after ...
Italy, France Back Off From Budget Clash With BrusselsWall Street Journal
EU welcomes French, Italian budget tweaks as readies decision on deficitsYahoo!7 News
France, Italy trim 2015 budgets to win EU approvalEurActiv
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Italy, France Back Off From Budget Clash With Brussels - Wall Street Journal

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 3:11pm

EurActiv

Italy, France Back Off From Budget Clash With Brussels
Wall Street Journal
Also in a letter to the commission, Finance Minister Michel Sapin said that France will use recent gains from lower interest charges on its debt and a smaller contribution to EU budgets to trim its deficit. The additional savings outlined by Mr. Sapin ...
France, Italy trim 2015 budgets to win EU approvalEurActiv
France and Italy offer to trim deficit further to win EU clemencyReuters
France to Make Extra Budget Efforts, Sapin Tells EU CommissionBusinessweek
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US and EU hail pro-West election outcome in Ukraine, Russia guarded - Reuters

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 12:32pm

Reuters

US and EU hail pro-West election outcome in Ukraine, Russia guarded
Reuters
Poroshenko began power-sharing talks with Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk after their political groups led other pro-Western forces committed to democratic reforms in sweeping pro-Russian forces out of parliament. "The main task is to quickly ...
Pro-EU Parties Speed Ukraine Coalition Talks After WinBloomberg
Arseniy Yatsenyuk and Petro Poroshenko Solidify StancesNew York Times
Pro-Europe parties dominate Ukraine voteNews & Observer
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Financial Regulatory Developments 24 October - Council of the European Union ... - Lexology (registration)

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 9:23am

Financial Regulatory Developments 24 October - Council of the European Union ...
Lexology (registration)
The new text is aligned with the European Parliament's position in extending the treatment of four-party schemes to three-party schemes where cards are co-branded. Co-branded cards would therefore be subject to the same treatment as those cards issued ...

10 Years in a Tempest of EU Politics - New York Times

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 6:10am

New York Times

10 Years in a Tempest of EU Politics
New York Times
BRUSSELS — Outside the European Commission's hulking headquarters, a poster on a street lamp proclaims “Titanic: final weeks.” It is advertising an exhibition in Brussels on the cruise liner sunk by an iceberg off Newfoundland a century ago. But as ...

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Barroso sees EU stronger after euro debt crisis - Times of Malta

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 1:59am

Times of Malta

Barroso sees EU stronger after euro debt crisis
Times of Malta
His legacy is to have helped the eurozone survive a searing 2009-13 debt crisis by establishing a financial rescue fund, enacting stricter budget rules, tightening financial regulation and starting to build a European banking union. But he leaves amid ...
Barroso bows out as commission president leaving mixed legacyIrish Times

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