Hungary’s Fidesz stands by European conservatives despite Salvini talks

By Krisztina Than BUDAPEST, Sept 5 : Hungary’s ruling Fidesz party is strongly committed to the mainstream conservative group in the European Parliament for elections next year, a top official said, but will still pursue common causes with the likes of Italy’s far-right League. Right-wing Prime Minister Viktor Orban agreed last week with League leader […]

EU should adopt common cryptocurrency rules, report for ministers says

By Francesco Guarascio and Peter Maushagen BRUSSELS, Sept 4 : The European Union should adopt common rules on cryptocurrencies and scrutinise how new digital units are distributed to investors and subsequently traded, according to a report prepared for EU finance ministers. In the report, the Brussels-based think tank Bruegel argues for EU-level regulation of crypto […]