# France

03.08.2018, France, Bormes-les-Mimosas: Emmanuel Macron, President of France, meets Theresa May, Prime Minister of Great Britain, in the south of France to discuss Brexit. The Brexit meeting between French President Macron and British Prime Minister May has met with clear criticism in advance. Photo: Sebastien Nogier / EPA POOL / AP / dpa +++ dpa broadcast +++
03.08.2018, France, Bormes-les-Mimosas: […]

Britain’s May to push Brexit plan at Macron’s French retreat

Theresa May has met Emmanuel Macron as she stepped up her efforts to win backing for her Brexit plans.
22.07.2018, Sweden, Grotingen: A helicopter fights a forest fire near Grotingen. The forest fires rage spread all over Sweden. The three largest in central Sweden alone are more than 20,000 hectares in size. Photo: Robert Henriksson / TT NEWS AGENCY / dpa +++ dpa broadcast +++
22.07.2018, Sweden, Grotingen: A helicop […]

EU ramps up assistance to combat ‘unprecedented’ blazes in Sweden

Sweden is fighting its most serious wildfires in decades which prompting the government to seek help from the military.
President of the Eurogroup Mario Centeno speaks during a discussion on "Reforming the Euro Area:" during the 2018 Spring Meetings of the IMF and World Bank Group at IMF Headquarters in Washington, DC, April 19, 2018. Photo: Saul Loeb / AFP
President of the Eurogroup Mario Centeno […]

‘Differences’ persist on eurozone budget ahead of key EU summit

Eurogroup head Mario Centeno warns of differing opinions towards a plan by France and Germany to establish a eurozone budget, ahead of a key EU summit to discuss the matter.
Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU)) on 25.09.2017 at the beginning of the CDU board meeting in the CDU headquarters in the Konrad-Adenauer-Haus in Berlin. In Berlin, the leaders of the parties discussed the outcome of the Bundestag election. Photo: Michael Kappeler / dpa
Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU)) […]

EU Commission welcomes Merkel’s input on EU reforms

In an interview with the Sunday edition of Germany's Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Merkel presented her vision of how the eurozone should develop, among many other topics.
The illuminated sculpture of the Euro currency stands in front of the office highrise of the European Central Bank (ECB) in Frankfurt Main, Germany, 8 January 2014. The monetary watchdogs of the ECB have met to discuss issues on the policy for the European currency for the first time in 2014 on 9 January 2014. Photo: Arne Dedert/dpa
The illuminated sculpture of the Euro cu […]

On anniversary, European Central Bank ponders a first: a German boss

Its power is vast - too much so for some people's tastes. And 20 years since its founding, the European Central Bank could soon see the unthinkable happen: a German in charge.