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Brussels faces revolt over energy crisis plan unless it revises gas cap

Energy ministers have delayed approval of EU plans to address the energy crisis after several member states threatened to block the measures unless changes are made to a plan to cap gas prices. Jozef Sikela, the Czech energy minister whose country holds the rotating EU presidency, said on Thursday that ministers must meet again on … Read more

Musk shuns EU as Twitter disbands entire Brussels office

Twitter’s Brussels office has been disbanded – SARAH YENESEL/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock Elon Musk has disbanded Twitter’s entire office in Brussels after a row over the policing of the social network’s content in the bloc. Julia Mozer and Dario La Nasa, who were in charge of Twitter’s digital policy in Europe, left the company last week, according to … Read more

Elon Musk’s Twitter Closes Brussels Office – Deadline

Twitter has closed its office in Brussels, Belgium, according to the Financial Terms. Citing multiple sources, the paper reported the social media platform’s European digital policy chiefs Julia Mozer and Dario La Nasa, exited last week. The office is now closed as the other four execs at the small Brussels office, which played a key … Read more

Twitter disbands Brussels office, raising fears about online safety

Twitter has disbanded its entire Brussels office, sparking concerns among EU officials about whether the social media platform will abide by the bloc’s stringent new rules on policing online content. Julia Mozer and Dario La Nasa, who were in charge of Twitter’s digital policy in Europe, left the company last week, according to five people … Read more

Brussels demands share of London derivatives clearing

The EU will demand that derivatives traders use accounts at clearing houses in the bloc for some of their transactions, as part of plans to take a share of the €115tn market processed through the City of London. Banks dealing with large quantities of contracts that are deemed “systemic” by regulators would have to clear … Read more

Brussels warns of EU recession as German output slides

A steep drop in German output will help drag the EU into recession this winter, as higher inflation and the Ukraine war take a heavy toll on the bloc’s economy, the European Commission has predicted.  Output across the union will contract in the current quarter and the first three months of 2023, with Germany suffering … Read more

Police officer killed in suspected Brussels terror attack

One police officer is dead and another injured in a stabbing attack in Brussels, which a Belgian judicial official says is suspected to be terrorism-linked One police officer is dead and another injured in a stabbing attack in Brussels, which a Belgian judicial official says is suspected to be terrorism-linked One police officer died and … Read more

Italy Prime Minister Meloni meets EU chiefs in Brussels

“The voice of Italy in Europe will be strong: we are ready to confront the big questions, starting with the energy crisis, working together for a solution to help families and businesses to halt speculation,” Ms. Meloni tweeted ahead of her arrival. “The voice of Italy in Europe will be strong: we are ready to … Read more

Meloni’s premiership set to test Italy’s relations with Brussels

When Italy’s new prime minister Giorgia Meloni was in opposition she gained notoriety for her fiery anti-Brussels speeches, accusing the EU of working against Italian interests. But after the rightwing nationalist was sworn in over the weekend, replacing Mario Draghi, a staunchly pro-EU technocrat, she faces the challenge of balancing Italy’s relations with the bloc … Read more

Brussels to propose temporary gas price ceiling to curb extreme prices

Brussels is planning to propose an emergency mechanism to curb the price of gas when it reaches extreme levels, as the EU seeks to get a grip on the bloc’s energy crisis. According to a draft European Commission proposal, the EU should be able to set a maximum “dynamic price” at which gas transactions can … Read more