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UK Will Offer Troops to Support EU Operations After Brexit - Bloomberg

Britain will continue to offer troops to European Union operations after Brexit, as well as agreeing to joint foreign-policy positions with the bloc, even as it continues to link security to a future trade deal. Defence Secretary Michael Fallon said ...and more »

The State of the Union 2017: Catching the wind in our sails - EU News

The State of the Union 2017: Catching the wind in our sails. 1. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker today delivered his 2017 State of the Union Address, before the Members of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, presenting his ...and more »

Scientists' Expectations for Brexit Mostly Grim - The Scientist

Some researchers have already been negatively affected by the U.K.'s decision to leave the European Union, though opinions on the eventual outcome remain mixed. By Catherine Offord | September 12, 2017. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook ...and more »

EU Leader Suggests Simplifying How the Bloc Is Run - New York Times

BRUSSELS — Jean-Claude Juncker, the president of the European Commission, laid out plans on Wednesday to simplify the byzantine governance of the European Union. In perhaps the boldest proposal in his annual address to the European Parliament, ...and more »

'No second class consumers': Juncker slams double food quality in the EU - EURACTIV

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker criticised double standards of food quality in his address to Parliament on Wednesday morning (13 September), saying that there should be no “second class consumers” in the single market. He was ...and more »

What new barriers can EU citizens expect in their daily lives after Brexit? - The Conversation UK

As the Brexit negotiations unravel, it is clear that the EU and the UK are set on very different paths in relation to the rights of both their citizens. The EU wants full protection for its citizens who are resident in the UK at the time of Brexit, and ...and more »

Europe Steps Up Bid to Boost Taxes on Google, Facebook, Other Internet Giants - Wall Street Journal

The European Union's executive body on Wednesday pledged to pursue new rules for taxing internet giants, such as Alphabet Inc.'s Google and Facebook Inc., embracing a push within the bloc to squeeze more money out of large multinationals operating in ...and more »

EU: Juncker sees window of opportunity for reform - BBC News

The "wind is back in Europe's sails", European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has said in his annual state of the union address. He told the European Parliament there was a "window of opportunity" to build a stronger, more united union - but ...and more »

EU puts 'tragic' Brexit moment out of its focus, but it cannot forget it - CNBC

In a key six-thousand-word speech, the European Union mentioned the United Kingdom once and avoided the word Brexit. The strategy of the European Commission – Europe's leading Brexit negotiator – has been clear since the U.K. voted to leave the bloc: ...and more »

Higher education and research are the 'collateral damage' of Brexit - Times Higher Education (THE) (blog)

The UK government wants membership of European research programmes, but it is hard to see how this could happen, says Simon Marginson. September 13, 2017. Share on twitter · Share on facebook · Share on linkedin · Share on whatsapp · Share on ...and more »