European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has delivered an upbeat annual State of the Union address, saying the EU is emerging from years of crisis. Seeing a window of opportunity, he outlined his vision for the bloc.
Bulgaria has achieved a great deal since it became an EU member in 2007, says EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. In an interview with DW, he explains why he has such high expectations for its EU presidency.
Jean-Claude Juncker and Donald Tusk say the door remains open for the United Kingdom to change course on leaving the EU. Talks of a second Brexit referendum have been quashed by Prime Minister Theresa May's office.
Brexit is a defeat "we all have to take responsibility for," European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker says. British Prime Minister Theresa May has said the UK still intends to exit from the EU in March 2019.
Britain's departure from the EU will leave a hole in the budget of approximately 12-13 billion euros. Budget Commissioner Guenther Oettinger has a tough job ahead of him convincing member states to pony up more funds.
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