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Hostile reception to Greece's request for loan extension
Hostile reception to Greece's request for loan extension
Greece formally requested a six-month extension to its euro zone loan agreement on Thursday, offering major concessions as it raced to avoid running...
Europe's compromised political centre bleeds left and right
Europe's compromised political centre bleeds left and right
Josef Höppinger is an increasingly rare type among European voters: he never changes. "I'm a worker. I vote socialist. Always," said the...
Zim: EU funds may pave way for compensation
Zim: EU funds may pave way for compensation
The European Union (EU) has extended funding to Zimbabwe's ministry of lands for a land audit that could pave the way for compensation to...
Ukraine: Yanukovich, opposition meet on Kiev protest violence
Ukraine: Yanukovich, opposition meet on Kiev protest violence
Ukraine's President Viktor Yanukovich met opposition leaders on Wednesday in an attempt to defuse street violence in which three people were...
War over Europe's economic future heats up
War over Europe's economic future heats up
Greece kicked off six months of being in charge of the European Union this week by declaring that the imposition of austerity measures, spending...
UK gets stern warning over 'Isolationist' immigration plan
UK gets stern warning over 'Isolationist' immigration plan
Plevneliev said it will damage London's global standing for the sake of short-term political gain. Cameron, trailing in the polls before a 2015...
Treaty could provide investor protection
Treaty could provide investor protection
The mining industry this week expressed its concern about a raft of new Bills, including the Promotion and Protection of Investment Bill, which are...
EU unmoved by Zim's objections
EU unmoved by Zim's objections
The EU, the United States, Britain and other Western countries have kept the sanctions in place, saying the recent electoral outcome did not...
Egypt's military pledges 'forceful' response to violence
Egypt's military pledges 'forceful' response to violence
Top European Union officials prepared on Monday to hold emergency talks on the crisis that has claimed nearly 800 lives in five days.
EU confronts Washington over reports it spies on European allies
EU confronts Washington over reports it spies on European allies
The European Union used unusually strong language to confront its closest trading partner over its alleged surveillance activities.
Debt ratio prompts EU analysts to rethink ranking
Debt ratio prompts EU analysts to rethink ranking
Ireland, Greece and Portugal are labouring under debt-to-income ratios of more than 300%, figures that expose the indebtedness of eurozone...
Obama urges UK to await reform before leaving EU
Obama urges UK to await reform before leaving EU
Obama on Monday stated this while backing the position taken by British Prime Minister David Cameron.

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