The Brussels Report

North Macedonia has begun the process to obtain NATO membership. The Japan-EU Free Trade Agreement. Maxi fine antitrust to MasterCard
Ilaria Sbarigia • Saturday, 16 March 2019 12:37

Paris overthrown

The yellow vest movement began far from urban centres but is an indication of the fractures that run through all of French society
Danilo Ceccarelli • Tuesday, 12 March 2019 14:41

Supply-side rules the day

It is included in this year’s expansive economic budget, as it was in 2018. Yet there’s still no sign of public investment
Roberta Carlini • Sunday, 10 March 2019 15:43

Emmanuel’s comeback

The Yellow Vest movement and its barricading style devoid of any coherent plan is starting to wear thin. It now resembles Italy’s Five Star Movement, but without Grillo and Casaleggio
Giuseppe Scognamiglio • Friday, 08 March 2019 14:18

The impossible alliance

The coalition parties, the League and 5SM, are preparing to wage electoral battle, albeit meekly and without putting their government at risk
Gerardo Fortuna • Wednesday, 06 March 2019 14:59

+ Europe in the world

There is only one way to react to the US-China war: accelerate the integration process. This would help manage crises, economic and social development and foreign policies
Giuseppe Scognamiglio • Monday, 04 March 2019 12:34

A waning moon over the empire

Pinched by the crisis, Erdogan is trying to reposition his country's economy, policies and trade on the international stage
Lea Nocera • Friday, 08 February 2019 12:12

Farewell, Frau Merkel

A tricky succession awaits. Her heir will not only lead the party but the country on which the stability of the European Union depends
Paolo Emilio Petrillo • Tuesday, 05 February 2019 17:03

Francesca Bria, a European citizen

In the context of the Eastwest Forum, we asked Francesca Bria how it came about that a talent groomed in the European institutions who later established herself in Europe's (almost former) financial capital, was noted by Barcelona and not by her compatriots… until today…
Giuseppe Scognamiglio • Thursday, 31 January 2019 12:38

A lame promenade

A year and half after strolling to power to the “Ode to Joy”, Macron’s approval rating has dropped to 21% and his presidential progress is meeting fierce resistance
Danilo Ceccarelli • Monday, 28 January 2019 16:27

EUROPEAN CONSCIENCE - The Brexit lessons

It’s ironic that in the country that has always opposed integration they're now finding out what it means to be an EU citizen
Claudia Delpero • Sunday, 20 January 2019 15:56

The new social pact

Over the last five years, the Juncker commission has grappled unsuccessfully with too many issues: Greece’s debt, Brexit and the migration
Gerardo Fortuna • Wednesday, 16 January 2019 00:00

Europe: zero birth rate

In an increasingly unfertile Europe with more pensioners than people under 30, who will invent, study and introduce fresh ideas?
Roberta Carlini • Saturday, 12 January 2019 00:00

Migration policies and European security in the Sahel

Andrew Lebovich argues that the European Union should contribute to regional stability and development of Sahel in the long term, rather than implementing short-term initiatives
ECFR Rome • Wednesday, 09 January 2019 00:00