Oct 13, 2021 09:35 AM IST
The EU's executive branch is planning to issue up to 250 billion euros in green bonds by the end of 2026 as part of its plans to finance the 27-nation bloc's recovery from the coronavirus crisis.
- Oct 12, 2021 09:53 PM IST
The sale of the 15-year debt was the first in the EU's goal of raising 250 billion euros in sustainable debt by 2026 that will make the European Union the biggest emitter of green debt.
- Sep 30, 2021 01:01 PM IST
- Jul 09, 2021 06:23 PM IST
The discrepancy could become the latest bone of contention between the two sides already at loggerheads over several parts of the UK-EU withdrawal agreement.
- Jul 08, 2021 10:50 PM IST
Vestager said the German carmakers, which included VW units Audi and Porsche , had possessed the technology to reduce harmful emissions more than required under EU law but avoided competing to do so.
- Jun 09, 2021 06:36 PM IST
Alexa, Siri and Google Assistant are the most popular voice- assistant devices in Europe, with the global market expected to double to 8.4 billion devices from 4.2 billion between 2020 and 2024, according to Statista.
- May 20, 2021 05:52 PM IST
The decision, announced by EU competition chief Margrethe Vestager, said traders from seven investment banks colluded in online chatrooms to fix prices and share sensitive information.
- May 06, 2021 10:29 PM IST
U.S. President Joe Biden voiced support on Wednesday for a waiver in a reversal of the U.S. position, and his top trade negotiator, Katherine Tai, swiftly endorsed negotiations at the World Trade Organization.
- May 06, 2021 06:43 PM IST
- May 03, 2021 02:55 PM IST
Modi expressed his appreciation of the EU and its member states for mobilising quick support for India’s fight against the pandemic.
- Sep 16, 2020 04:50 PM IST
The British government unveiled draft legislation last week which it acknowledges would violate its international legal obligations and undercut parts of the divorce deal it signed before Britain formally left the European Union in January.
- Jul 03, 2020 07:20 PM IST
The decision comes just days after the company allocated nearly all of its supply of the antiviral to the United States over the next three months, stirring concerns about availability elsewhere.
- May 26, 2020 05:10 PM IST
The pledging campaign, which the United States shunned, raised $8 billion from global leaders and other institutions on May 4, when it was launched.
- Apr 14, 2020 09:55 PM IST
Finance ministers from the 19 euro single currency nations last week agreed a package worth over 500 billion euros to cushion the immediate impact of the virus.
- Apr 14, 2020 03:59 PM IST
Past crises are proof that Chinese firms acquire discounted assets around the globe
- Jan 23, 2020 10:21 AM IST
U.S. President Donald Trump met von der Leyen in Davos, Switzerland, on Tuesday and said afterward he had "very good" talks but maintained that if a trade deal was not struck with the EU, Washington would strongly consider auto tariffs.
- Dec 03, 2019 01:15 PM IST
The prime minister accepted the invitation of the European Commission president to visit Brussels for the next India-EU Summit, a statement issued by the Prime Minister's Office said.
- Jul 10, 2019 05:30 PM IST
The commission confirmed its prediction that economic growth in the euro zone would slow this year to 1.2 percent from 1.9 percent in 2018.
- May 16, 2019 06:46 PM IST
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.
- Apr 26, 2019 01:01 PM IST
Tata Steel and ThyssenKrupp had proposed to combine their steel operations Europe, which would form the region's second-biggest steelmaker.
- Apr 15, 2019 06:40 PM IST
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.
- Feb 11, 2019 08:55 AM IST
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.
- Jan 17, 2019 05:45 PM IST
A source at German group Siemens said Brussels had posed "insurmountable" demands for concessions that the groups would not make.
- Aug 31, 2018 02:54 PM IST
"We agreed with Trump on a kind of ceasefire when it comes to new car tariffs," Juncker told German broadcaster ZDF.
- Jun 23, 2018 05:14 PM IST
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.