MEPs on Tuesday (16 December) approved the European Union’s budget for 2015 and changes to the 2014 budget.
Trade unions announce further protests over the government's anti-austerity policy.
Emergency talks to resolve an institutional impasse over the EU budget put more money on the table, but a deal is not yet assured.
Emergency talks to end the institutional deadlock over the shape of the 2015 budget are faltering, amid reports that MEPs are unhappy with the role played by the Commission
The European Commission’s justification for giving France extra time to comply with eurozone budget rules dominated an appearance by Pierre Moscovici before MEPs on Tuesday (2 December).