European Union officials have proposed removing eight jurisdictions from the blacklist of tax havens the bloc adopted in December, in what critics may see as a blow to its campaign against tax avoidance.
Cultural heritage plays an important role in the history and identity of European countries and indeed of the continent as a whole. It is a vital part of Europe's economy and promoting cultural treasures will help to boost growth and employment.
Washington’s closest allies have sent a carefully timed warning to Donald Trump not to tear up the Iran nuclear deal, saying it is essential for international security, and no better alternative has been suggested by the White House.
The EU and Norway are set to convene an “extraordinary session” of donor countries to Palestine after the US’s pro-Israel policy shift on Jerusalem al-Quds and its threat to cut aid to the UN’s Palestinian refugee agency.
The European Union called on the Myanmar authorities to release two Reuters journalists after a court hearing in Yangon on Wednesday at which prosecutors sought charges against them under the Official Secrets Act.
Leading Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage accused European Union negotiator Michel Barnier of failing to understand why Britain voted to leave the bloc after the two men held their first official meeting on Monday.