The European Commission said the banks formed two cartels to manipulate the spot foreign exchange market for 11 currencies, including the US dollar, the euro and the pound.
Tata Steel and ThyssenKrupp had proposed to combine their steel operations Europe, which would form the region's second-biggest steelmaker.
EU governments on Monday backed the move launched by the European Commission two years ago to protect Europe's creative industries, which employ 11.7 million people in the bloc.
Tata Steel’s joint venture with Thyssenkrupp is a much anticipated event but it needs to clear the EU’s anti-trust hurdle. An update is due this week.
A source at German group Siemens said Brussels had posed "insurmountable" demands for concessions that the groups would not make.
"We agreed with Trump on a kind of ceasefire when it comes to new car tariffs," Juncker told German broadcaster ZDF.
Greeks have seen their economy shrink by a quarter, unemployment spike and salaries and pensions slashed by about 40 percent since first falling into crisis in 2010. The country has required three international bailouts.
Hardline Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini was again demanding that Malta, the EU's smallest country, allow a rescue ship carrying hundreds of migrants to land because it was in the island's waters.
Swaraj will hold wide ranging discussions with the EU leadership and will meet her Belgian counterpart Didier Reynders.
The approval is a significant milestone in the transaction to acquire loss-making Ilva and represents a major step towards closing the deal, which is now expected to occur as soon as possible, the company said in a statement.
May would probably meet the European Commission president at 7 a.m. (0600), the Commission said in a statement, with a news conference to follow half an hour to an hour later. It gave no other details.
The technology giant yesterday reported that revenue grew to USD 26 billion in the recently ended quarter, and that profit would have tallied nearly USD 6.3 billion if it weren't for a USD 2.74 billion antitrust fine levied on search engine Google by the European Commission.
The European Commission has recently brought down in basmati rice the maximum residue limit (MRL) level for Tricyclazole, a fungicide used by farmers against a disease, to 0.01 mg per kg from the next year. This was done for all countries.
Fox and Sky welcomed the decision, which had been expected, and said they would continue to work with the regulators in Britain where it faces a tougher test to complete the deal.
Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox is set to win unconditional EU antitrust approval for its 11.7-billion-pound (USD 14.5 billion) takeover of European pay-TV group Sky, two people familiar with the matter said on Friday.
The European Commission has imposed anti-dumping duties on steel products from China to stop them flooding Europe's struggling steel market.
Greece has agreed with its lenders on key labour reforms, spending cuts and energy issues, moving closer to clinching a deal before a meeting of euro zone finance ministers on April 7, sources close to the talks said on Wednesday.
In an interview to CNBC-TV18's Manish Gupta, Stephane Amoyel, Senior Policy Officer at European Commission spoke about the integration and growth of commodity market.
The rebuke by the European Commission came ahead of a visit on Friday by British Prime Minister Theresa May to US President Donald Trump, with a possible trade pact on the agenda.
EU anti-trust regulators today cleared the French government's massive restructuring of troubled state-owned nuclear reactor builder Areva.
Economic sentiment in the euro zone surged to a post-crisis record in December and German industrial orders pointed to a busy final quarter for factories in Europe's powerhouse with the government expecting the upswing to carry into 2017.
London Stock Exchange Group has agreed to sell its French clearing business to Euronext for 510 million euros (USD534 million), as it seeks to win regulatory approval for its proposed merger with Deutsche Boerse.
The European Union has lifted its three-year ban on import of some vegetables from India, an Agriculture Ministry official said here today.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is steering clear of the World Economic Forum in Davos, a meeting expected to be dominated by debate over the looming presidency of Donald Trump and rising public anger with elites and globalisation
The European Commission is investigating whether Facebook gave misleading information about its takeover of mobile messaging service WhatsApp.