Jean-Claude Juncker

Europe heads off Gibraltar spat to save Brexit summit

Sun, 25 Nov 2018 - 12:20 GMT

European leaders resolved a last-minute dispute over the future of Gibraltar on Saturday.

May seeks to reassure EU leaders on Brexit deal

Wed, 17 Oct 2018 - 11:00 GMT

British Prime Minister Theresa May offered no new ideas to break the deadlock in Brexit negotiations but assured fellow EU leaders at a summit in Brussels.

German industry warns US auto tariffs not completely off table yet

Thu, 26 Jul 2018 - 12:50 GMT

Top German industry group welcomed solutions proposed by U.S. President Donald Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to avert a trade war.

Trump, EU leader pledge to cut trade barriers, hold off on further tariffs

Wed, 25 Jul 2018 - 10:08 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump and the European Union's chief executive, Jean-Claude Juncker.

Trump defends trade strategy ahead of EU chief's visit

Tue, 24 Jul 2018 - 11:30 GMT

US President Donald Trump insisted Tuesday that imposing tariffs forces other countries to negotiate with Washington.

German industry groups warn U.S. on tariffs before Trump-Juncker meeting

Sun, 22 Jul 2018 - 08:34 GMT

"The tariffs under the guise of national security should be abolished,” Dieter Kempf, head of Germany’s BDI industry association said.

German industry groups warn U.S. on tariffs ahead of EU-US meeting

Sun, 22 Jul 2018 - 12:10 GMT

German industry groups warned on Sunday, ahead of a meeting between European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and U.S. President Donald Trump.

Europe hits Google with record $5 bln antitrust fine, appeal ahead

Thu, 19 Jul 2018 - 01:30 GMT

European antitrust regulators fined Google a record 4.34 billion euro and ordered it to stop using its popular Android mobile operating system to block rivals.

Central European states to boycott Brussels migration meet

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 - 12:40 GMT

Leaders of the four central European Visegrad states announced Thursday they would not attend an informal meeting organised by EU Commission President.

EU promises firm response to U.S. steel tariffs

Fri, 02 Mar 2018 - 01:10 GMT

E.U. said it would propose countermeasures within days in response to the United States' decision to impose hefty tariffs on steel and aluminium imports.

France, Germany to unveil eurozone reforms in March

Fri, 15 Dec 2017 - 03:23 GMT

Germany and France will offer their joint vision for reforming the eurozone by March, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday.

Irish border row thwarts May bid to clinch Brexit trade deal

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 - 08:20 GMT

Prime Minister Theresa May failed to clinch a deal on Monday to open talks on post-Brexit free trade with the European Union.

"Tough" May holds off Brexit deal after Irish furore

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 - 05:03 GMT

British Prime Minister Theresa May failed to strike a Brexit divorce deal with EU negotiators in Brussels.

EU's Juncker says Brexit no deal is not a failure

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 - 04:27 GMT

Theresa May is a tough counterpart in Brexit talks, Jean-Claude Juncker said, adding that the lack of an agreement on Monday "is not a failure".

Merkel, Juncker discuss Catalan crisis:EU official

Sat, 07 Oct 2017 - 11:27 GMT

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and the European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker have discussed the Catalan crisis in a phone call.

Juncker blasts Britain for "huge" unanswered Brexit questions

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 - 05:34 GMT

Claude Juncker blasted Britain's failure to answer "huge numbers of questions" on its Brexit plans as negotiators held a new round of talks.

EU's Juncker says Turkey leaving Europe by 'giant steps'

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 - 12:20 GMT

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Tuesday said Turkey was fully to blame for the breakdown of its EU accession talks and warned Ankara.

Turkey must stick to democratic values to join EU: Juncker

Sun, 16 Jul 2017 - 08:57 GMT

European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker on Sunday.

Europe pays tribute to Helmut Kohl, 'a giant' of post-war history

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 - 03:50 GMT

European leaders joined former US president Bill Clinton on Saturday to pay a unique tribute to former German chancellor Helmut Kohl.

Europe pays homage to Helmut Kohl, 'a true European'

Sat, 01 Jul 2017 - 11:18 GMT

Around 20 political leaders joined mourners at a ceremony in Strasbourg to pay hommage to the late German chancellor Helmut Kohl at the European Parliament.