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By Ian Geldard | The downfall of a dystopia
Norway's Europe minister warned Britain not to copy its own situation outside the EU, which leaves it unable to influence key economic rules it must …
Conservative MEP David Campbell Bannerman strode into the room with firm handshake at the ready, steely glint in his eye and free copies of his book …United Kingdom
In Greece, France, Spain – and increasingly in Italy – populist parties have emerged as the greatest internal threat faced by the European Union since its inception
My enemy’s enemy isn’t always my friend. As a Eurosceptic, you may think that I would be delighted by the rise of parties across the …Europe
'What we are seeing is the "Japanification" trade. The eurozone is sinking into corrosive deflation,' warns RBS
Bond yields have plummeted to record lows across the eurozone as deflation becomes lodged in the system and markets bet on a blitz of asset purchases by the European Central Bank this …Europe
Should EMU leaders choose to cut off liquidity support for the Greek banking system they might find that their contagion defences are a fiction
We know from memoirs and a torrent of leaks that Europe’s creditor bloc came frighteningly close to ejecting Greece from the euro in early 2012, and would …Contagion
The euro is the stupidest idea in international political economy since the end of the Cold War. It has proved immensly destructive. Yet Europe's …Monetary Union
A Syriza election victory threatens default and disorderly exit from the euro for Greece. This would be a disaster for all. But done properly, the reintroduction of sovereign currencies within the eurozone would provide a bright new beginning
Of all the instabilities that concern international …Greece
An Italian sovereign debt crisis is the ultimate European nightmare.Italy is one of the world’s leading tourist destinations. The ruins of the Roman …Economics
(Reuters) - The European Union has given Poland more than 100 million euros ($125 million) to build at least three "ghost" airports in places where there are not enough passengers to keep them in business.
The result is gleaming new airport terminals which, even at the peak of the holiday season, …Flying
The final unwinding of the disastrous single currency could give Britain everything it wants from Europe
As Karl Marx was one of the earliest to point out, economics (though so much less interesting) is far more important than politics.
Marx considered all political events as epiphenomena. He viewed …Economics
The Labour peer says that joining Euro could be on the "British agenda" in years to come despite the Eurozone crisis
Britain could still join the Euro despite the crisis in the Eurozone, Lord Mandelson has said.
Lord Mandelson, the former Labour business secretary, said that getting rid of the pound …United Kingdom
Rafal Trzaskowski, Poland's deputy foreign minister, said it was an 'absolute red line' for his government that there is no discrimination in the …
Generous golden goodbye and pension means the retired former EU president will earn £578,000 over the next three years
Herman Van Rompuy will be entitled to more than £500,000 for doing nothing at the taxpayer’s expense over the next three years, after finishing his term as president of Europe.
After …Herman Van Rompuy
Reading Pope Francis's speech in full, he doesn’t seem to have grasped the EU’s real nature at all, says Christopher Booker.
As the issue of “Europe” continued to swirl daily through the headlines, two remarkable speeches last week illustrated one of the crucial problems with this “debate”. This is …Europe
The President of the European Commission has reprimanded the German Commissioner, Günther Oettinger, in front of the College of Commissioners. …France