european union

Jan 22, 2021 10:50 PM

Developer complains to EU over Apple, Google app rules after Covid game rejected

[BRUSSELS] A German app developer has filed a complaint with European Union antitrust authorities against Google and...

Jan 13, 2021 05:50 AM
THE BOTTOM LINE

The Brexit boon to Europe and the US

MOST Europeans are happy that Joe Biden will be the next president of the United States. Whether they realise that...

Jan 6, 2021 11:05 PM

EU regulator approves Moderna vaccine as fears grow over virus variants

[AMSTERDAM] Europe's drug regulator gave the green light to Moderna's Covid-19 vaccine on Wednesday, the second shot...

Jan 6, 2021 07:50 PM

Maersk says European lockdowns have not dented demand for shipping

[COPENHAGEN] Shipping group Maersk said on Wednesday that new lockdowns in Europe had not dented demand for shipping...

Jan 5, 2021 09:42 PM

EU seeks up to 300 million more Pfizer-BioNTech doses

[BRUSSELS] The European Union is negotiating with Pfizer and BioNTech on a deal that could double their supply of...

Jan 5, 2021 05:50 AM

Beijing seeks to wrong-foot Biden with Brussels deal

A COMMON frustration of commuters across the world is lengthy waits only to find that two trains or buses then...

Jan 2, 2021 05:50 AM

With little ado, a divided UK casts off into the Brexit unknown

The United Kingdom left the European Union's (EU) orbit on Thursday night, turning its back on a tempestuous 48-year...

Jan 1, 2021 07:49 AM

With little ado, a divided United Kingdom casts off into the Brexit unknown

[LONDON] The United Kingdom left the European Union's orbit on Thursday, turning its back on a tempestuous 48-year...

Dec 31, 2020 08:24 AM

US adjusts tariffs on EU goods hit in Airbus, Boeing fight

[WASHINGTON] The Trump administration announced additional tariffs on some products from the EU as part of a long-...

Dec 31, 2020 05:50 AM

EU seeks to rebalance China ties with investment pact

THE European Union (EU) and China agreed on Wednesday to an investment deal that will give European companies...

Dec 31, 2020 12:01 AM

UK Parliament approves Brexit trade deal as both sides look to future

[LONDON] British lawmakers approved Prime Minister Boris Johnson's post-Brexit trade deal with the European Union (...