News tagged with european commission

EU deadlock over weedkiller goes to appeal

The European Union will on Monday attempt to determine the future of glyphosate, a controversial weedkiller hugely relied on by farmers but which critics say causes cancer and whose use has been thrown into doubt.

dateNov 27, 2017 in Biotechnology
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EU frees up cross-border online shopping

The European Union have agreed to lift barriers to consumers shopping online for cheaper goods and services in other EU countries, with the rules to take effect late next year.

dateNov 21, 2017 in Business
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Google's Missouri problem mirrors woes in EU

As an aggressive antitrust investigation plays out in Europe against Google, its practices have drawn comparatively little scrutiny from regulators on the US side of the Atlantic. But the midwest state of Missouri wants to ...

dateNov 16, 2017 in Business
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