Slow progress on Greek bail-out reforms
Negotiations continue over list of reforms presented by the Greek government, which risks running out of money in the next weeks.
Negotiations between Greece and its creditors over reforms to unlock bail-out funds for the country will continue over the coming week ahead of a meeting of senior eurozone officials on Wednesday (8 April).
The propaganda deployed by modern Russia gives its former victims every reason to feel nervous.
Simplification of the Common Agricultural Policy is a priority for the Commission, writes Phil Hogan, but the costs to the taxpayer cannot be ignored.
Quote of the Week
I haven't come to Berlin to ask Germany to pay Greece's pensions.Alexis Tspiras, Greece's prime minister, after talks with Angela Merkel, Germany's chancellor, in Berlin on Monday (23 March).
The Week in numbers
Profile of Lithuania's minister of defence.
As Russia continues to flex its muscles in the east, Juozas Olekas, Lithuania’s defence minister, is having a busy time.
People & Places
Eugen Teodorovici has been named as Romania’s new finance minister by Victor Ponta, the country’s social-democrat prime minister. The 43-year-old Teodorovici joined Romania’s transport ministry in 1991 …
- Held to account on banking reforms
- Straining at the controls
- From disaster to disaster
- The EU takes on the big banks
- Capital markets to challenge banks?
- The painful death of banking secrecy
A focus on boosting investment may signal greater flexibility on bank regulation after the tough reforms of the sector.
The collapse of a medium-sized bad bank in Austria will test the EU's new bank resolution rules.
A look at how new banking rules have – and have not – learnt from the past
A European Commission proposal to order large financial institutions to create subsidies for risky trading angered the banking industry and the political left.
Jean-Claude Juncker must involve the banking sector in his plan for integrating Europe’s capital markets to boost investment.
New legislation will oblige banks in the EU to share information about account holders with tax authorities.