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EU targets textiles, batteries and packaging in plan to halve waste by 2030

18 Feb 2020

BRUSSELS Recycling textiles, batteries and packaging will be the priority in a new plan to halve waste in the European Union by 2030, the head of the EU's "Green Deal" said on Tuesday.

EU opens trade door to Vietnam, closes it to Cambodia

12 Feb 2020

STRASBOURG/BRUSSELS The European Union agreed on Wednesday to open its markets wider to Vietnam, while closing its trade doors to Cambodia, rewarding Hanoi for its progress on labour guarantees and sanctioning Phnom Penh for human rights abuses.

Britain and EU split over financial market access

12 Feb 2020

LONDON/STRASBOURG Britain wants a stable relationship with the European Union for "decades to come" in financial services, finance minister Sajid Javid said on Tuesday, only to receive an instant rebuttal from Brussels. | Video

We can agree on high standards, EU's Von der Leyen urges UK

11 Feb 2020

STRASBOURG European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen praised British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's ambition on social protection and climate action and said this could form the basis of level playing field obligations between the EU and Britain.

Women with defective French breast implants may claim damages only in France: EU court adviser

06 Feb 2020

BRUSSELS Victims of defective breast implants made by French company Poly Implant Prothese (PIP) may only get compensation if they had the procedure in France, an adviser at Europe's top court said on Thursday, in a potential blow to thousands of women worldwide.

EU governments to review flight compensation as delays grow

05 Feb 2020

BRUSSELS The European Union will consider raising from three hours the minimum flight delay for which passengers can receive financial compensation, a move that could cut airlines' costs, according to a document seen by Reuters.

EU seeks to put brave face on Brexit day, warns UK of costs of divergence

01 Feb 2020

BRUSSELS European Union leaders sought to put a brave face on Brexit on Friday, saying the remaining 27 countries united can tackle climate change and technological transformation despite losing a member state for the first time.

EU seeks to put brave face on Brexit day, warns UK of costs of divergence

31 Jan 2020

BRUSSELS European Union leaders sought to put a brave face on Brexit on Friday, saying the remaining 27 countries united can tackle climate change and technological transformation despite losing a member state for the first time.

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