European Union

Tuesday 24 February 2015

Greece has secured a four-month extension of its financial rescue after its euro zone partners approved a reform plan that backed down on key leftist measures and promised spending to alleviate social distress would not derail its budget.

Friday 20 February 2015

YOU refer to legal advice given to Unite that public health providers could be exposed to private "cherry picking" under the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) being negotiated between the US and the EU ("Sturgeon backs plea to protect the NHS", The Herald, February 19).

Thursday 19 February 2015

Greece has formally requested a six-month extension to its euro zone loan agreement, offering major concessions as it raced to avoid running out of cash within weeks and overcome resistance from sceptical partners led by Germany.

Thursday 19 February 2015

UK manufacturers have recorded their fastest growth in output volumes since last July, a survey has shown, with a reduction in costs arising from lower oil prices cited as a positive for the sector.