Pipework at a PGNiG gas storage facility in  Poland. Companies across Europe are scrambling to find sanctions-compliant ways to keep gas supplies moving. Photograph: Bartek Sadowski/Bloomberg

Energy companies that comply with a demand by Russia to pay for gas by opening a rouble-denominated bank account would be in breach of European Union (...)

 Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky  during a meeting with US secretary of defense Lloyd Austin and secretary of state Antony Blinken in Kyiv,Ukraine. Photograph: Ukrainian presidential press service

Russia has unleashed a string of attacks against Ukrainian rail and fuel facilities, striking crucial infrastructure far from the front line of its ea(...)

European Commission vice-president Valdis Dombrovskis:  he said measures to cushion the blow of the pandemic and to ramp up vaccinations across the EU have  contributed to a successful recovery across the bloc. Photograph: Thierry Monasse/Bloomberg

The European Commission has doubled its headline growth forecast for the Irish economy to 14.6 per cent, while warning that inflation – already runnin(...)

The EU is optimistic that the tariffs would not return as long as US president Joe Biden is in office.  Photograph: Friedemann Vogel/EPA

The United States and the European Union have announced a deal to ease tariffs on aluminium and steel, in a positive sign for Irish industries hit by (...)

EU commissioner Mairead McGuinness: ‘Today’s proposal will help the insurance sector step up and play its full part in the EU economy.’ Photograph: Stephanie Lecocq/EPA

European commissioners Mairead McGuinness and Valdis Dombrovskis unveiled plans on Wednesday to ease capital rules for insurers to allow them to relea(...)

Phil Hogan: ‘I have had no commercial or professional engagement with Proof of Trust before the 8th of June 2021.’ File photograph:  The Irish Times

Former EU commissioner Phil Hogan has taken on an advisory role with a business that has been in repeated contact with the cabinet of his successor as(...)

Tánaiste and Minister for Enterprise Leo Varadkar brought a memo on the study to Cabinet on Wednesday. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The Mercosur trade deal between the EU and four South American countries would boost Irish exports by more than €1 billion while leading to a “margina(...)

The European Commission has said it expects 5.1% GDP growth in the Republic in 2022.

The Irish economy is forecast to grow 7.2 per cent this year and by a further 5.1 per cent in 2022, according to a new European Commission report. Th(...)

Senior US and EU officials will this week hold talks ahead of a meeting of G20 finance ministers in Venice on Friday. Photograph: iStock

The US is piling pressure on the EU to shelve its plans for a levy on digital companies, arguing it could clash with Brussels’ pledge to avoid new pun(...)

The United States and Europe are expected to announce a five-year suspension of tariffs in their 17-year-old dispute over aircraft subsidies. Photograph: Balint Porneczi/Bloomberg

The United States and the European Union have agreed a truce in their near 17-year conflict over aircraft subsidies, suspending for five years one set(...)

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