By 2030, the EU plans to have phased out the use of palm oil in its biofuels, citing in particular the crop's links with deforestation - but might this turn out to be counterproductive. C...
NATO's changing role means an integrated European defence strategy could now have a positive geopolitical role to play in the region, argues Fyodor Basov, of the Valdai Discussion Club
The World Health Organisation has warned that cases of measles are three times higher than they were last year. There have been a suspected 6.7 million cases so far this year.
Amid reports that competitive intensity has been declining in the US, this column aims to contribute to our understanding of these trends in the euro area.
Children of Chernobyl are taking radiation holidays, but there aren't enough hosts for them. They suffer from health problems such as enlarged thyroids, cancer and respiratory illnesses.
The growth outlook for almost 90% of more than 45 economies polled by Reuters was either downgraded or left unchanged, revealing increasing pessimism.
In order to re-balance the global economy, countries should avoid policies that distort trade, as well as working towards reviving international trade and strengthening the multilateral t...
With the UK leaving the EU, Europe's capital markets will be too small to meet the funding needs of their businesses.
The European Union is supposedly leading global efforts to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions, but its members can't agree on how.
Ursula von der Leyen has won her place as the new European Comission president after a vote in the European Parliament.
A lack of market neutrality and regulatory hurdles are also among the challenges European firms face operating in China.
This open letter was written by the Global Future Council on Europe's co-chairs, Miroslav Lajčák and Beatrice Weder di Mauro
Improving public understanding of the links between human activity, climate change and extreme weather events is vital.
Pulling out of Europe threatens the funding and international cooperation on which cutting-edge research depends.
Christine Lagarde has been named the new head of the European Central Bank (ECB) after European Union leaders agreed on the decision.