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EU to investigate Italy over handling of Fiat emissions

The European Commission plans to launch infringement proceedings against the Italian government over its handling of an emission-cheating investigation into Fiat Chrysler.

Merging of banking and insurance watchdogs weakens EU financial supervision

Insurers have long resisted being lumped in with banks, fearing they will end up being regulated more harshly.
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New EU draft rules for car approvals

European Union nations agreed on new draft rules for car approvals despite opposition from Germany,
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EU plans to harness globalisation

The EU is the largest player in global trade and it uses its economic clout to impose high standards on products being imported as well as to promote its values abroad.
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European Union to ease its financial derivatives rules

The European Union has proposed easing its derivatives rules in a move which will save pension funds billions of euros, as it seeks to boost its capital markets union (CMU) after Britain's decision to leave the bloc.
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Wall Street shows Barack Obama the money

While he continues to be popular with liberals, Obama has come under fire from Senators for accepting the speaking fee for a conference on healthcare in September.
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EU Brexit negotiator demands 100 billion euros from Britain

The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator insisted that Britain's accounts must be settled before any talks on its future trade relationship with the EU can take place.
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European ‘race’ to lure UK banks after Brexit

The ECB also bought more French and Italian bonds than its own rules allow last month.
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Euro area unemployment at 9.5%

Eurostat estimates that 19.716 million men and women in the EU28, of whom 15.515 million in the euro area, were unemployed in March.
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EU regulators drop antitrust probe into Faurecia

The auto industry has been hit with multi-million euro fines by regulators worldwide in recent years.

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