European Union pig farms are missing out on a boom in U.S. prices after Russia banned imports from the 28-country bloc, spurring Brussels to file a World Trade Organization case today after talks to reopen trade failed.
The European Union is seeking public views on how negotiations with the U.S. should handle rules for settling disputes between investors and nations, as they are likely to remain part of a proposed free-trade accord.
Stefaan van Gool has treated brain tumors in children for almost 20 years. None of his young patients has asked for help to die. The Belgian doctor is now bracing for that possibility under a controversial law that’s the first to end age limits for the young.
The European Union promised Ukraine almost half a billion euros ($693 million) a year of trade relief as the Ukrainian government seeks to fend off bankruptcy and Russian encroachment in the region of Crimea.
U.S. efforts to speed natural gas exports as a way to loosen Russia’s grip on European energy supplies may be thwarted by lengthy reviews and developer reluctance to proceed with multibillion-dollar projects.