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EU Commission's long-awaited migration reform plan expected September

EU Commission's long-awaited migration reform plan expected September

A senior official tasked with drawing up the European Commission's much-anticipated proposal to overhaul the bloc's politically explosive and strained migration system says the plan will likely only be ready in autumn.

West African nations to reform and rename joint currency

West African nations to reform and rename joint currency

The French-backed West African CFA franc currency will be reformed and renamed the ‘eco,’ in what Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara called a ‘historic’ move on Saturday.

Merkel, Macron meet to plot euro zone reform road map

Merkel, Macron meet to plot euro zone reform road map

The leaders of Germany and France meet on Thursday to try to work out a common position on reforming the euro zone, a sensitive issue that is testing the new government in Berlin just a month after it took office.

India set to launch landmark tax reform amid protests

India set to launch landmark tax reform amid protests

India is just hours away from introducing its biggest tax overhaul ever, the Goods and Services Tax (GST), at a special event in the national parliament.

Fuel subsidy reform to help Qatar reduce its budget deficit: BMI

Fuel subsidy reform to help Qatar reduce its budget deficit: BMI

Fuel subsidy reform will help Qatar reduce its budget deficit by allowing spending to decrease, according to BMI Research, a Fitch Group company.

Twelve arrested after clashes at Paris youth protest

Twelve arrested after clashes at Paris youth protest

Twelve people were arrested overnight in Paris during clashes between the police and anti-government demonstrators following the nightly "Nuit Debout" sit-in, police said.

EU reform talks will go to the wire: Hammond

EU reform talks will go to the wire: Hammond

Britain’s push to win backing from its European partners for its wish list of EU reforms will go “right to the wire” at a summit this week, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said yesterday.

Chicago police to reform after deadly shootings

Chicago police to reform after deadly shootings

Chicago police will get new equipment and training to defuse tense situations and limit use of lethal force, Mayor Rahm Emanuel said on Wednesday, following weeks of protests calling for him to resign over his handling of fatal police shootings.