​The FINANCIAL -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen will discuss the European Union's response to the coronavirus pandemic at the European Committee of the Regions on 12-13 October. The EU's assembly for local and regional politicians will also hold debates with the president and the vice-president of the European Investment Bank, Werner ...

The FINANCIAL – In the European Union (EU), 17.1% of the population were living in overcrowded households in 2018, meaning they did not have enough rooms compared to the size of the household. ...

The FINANCIAL -- In 2019, EU Member States exported almost 1 million bicycles and other cycles, worth a total of €368 million, to countries outside of the EU. This represents a 24% increase in ...

Where do our clothes come from? The EU Member States imported clothes worth €154 billion in 2019, just over half of which came from non-EU Member States (52%, or €80 billion). Over the last ...

More payments will be made through card than cash in Germany in 2020, according to global market research company Euromonitor International. A first in history for the German consumer payment ...

The FINANCIAL -- German manufacturers ramped up production for the third straight month, though the pace of growth slowed in July. Industrial output rose 1.2 percent, less than forecast by ...