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Robin Emmott

Call us - West scrambles to talk to Ukraine's new leader

Apr 22 2019

BRUSSELS The European Union scrambled to get a call with Ukraine's president-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Monday as Western powers wondered whether the TV comic would heed their urgings to stick with reforms that they hope can anchor the country beyond the grip of Russia.

Call us: West scrambles to talk to Ukraine's new leader

Apr 22 2019

BRUSSELS The European Union scrambled to get a call with Ukraine's president-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Monday as Western powers wondered whether the TV comic would heed their urgings to stick with reforms that they hope can anchor the country beyond the grip of Russia.

Call us: West scrambles to talk to Ukraine's new leader

Apr 22 2019

BRUSSELS The European Union scrambled to get a call with Ukraine's president-elect Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Monday as Western powers wondered whether the TV comic would heed their urgings to stick with reforms that they hope can anchor the country beyond the grip of Russia.

UPDATE 3-EU to grant UK PM May a Brexit delay, with conditions

Apr 10 2019

* May is begging from EU leaders -Northern Irish ally (Adds May comment on arrival)

EU hails breakthrough with China on industry subsidies

Apr 09 2019

BRUSSELS Chinese Premier Li Keqiang promised the European Union on Tuesday that Beijing would no longer force foreign companies to share sensitive know-how when operating in China and was ready to discuss new global trading rules on industrial subsidies.

Ringen um Brexit-Lösung - May in Berlin und Paris

Apr 09 2019

London/Berlin Einen Tag vor dem entscheidenden EU-Gipfel zum Brexit bemüht sich die britische Premierministerin Theresa May fieberhaft, einen Austritt ihres Landes aus der Europäischen Union ohne Vertrag noch abzuwenden.

Assertive EU to face resistant China at trade-focused summit

Apr 08 2019

BRUSSELS Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and EU institution leaders meet in Brussels on Tuesday for an annual EU-China summit set to be overshadowed by differences over trade and investment.

Suche nach Ausweg aus Brexit-Krise - May am Dienstag bei Merkel

Apr 08 2019

London/Luxemburg Zwei Tage vor dem EU-Sondergipfel sucht die britische Premierministerin Theresa May Zuhause und bei EU-Partnern händeringend nach einem Ausweg aus der Brexit-Blockade.

EU, China stumble over trade, human rights ahead of summit

Apr 05 2019

BRUSSELS Tensions over trade, investments and minority rights are preventing China and the EU from agreeing a joint declaration at a summit next week, multiple sources in Brussels said on Friday, sapping a European push for greater access to Chinese markets.

China struggles to ease concerns over Silk Road project as summit looms

Apr 04 2019

BEIJING/BRUSSELS China is struggling to ease worries about President Xi Jinping's signature plan to build a new Silk Road as it readies for a major summit in late April, especially among Western nations wary about debt, transparency and Chinese influence.

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