Politics

Exclusive: Spain’s bad bank close to big land sale as disposals pick up

Published 01/01/1970

MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's "bad bank" is about to start its biggest sale so far of land taken over from bailed-out lenders, as property prices [more…]

Euro zone’s Ireland gets green light for bailout exit

Published 01/01/1970

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Three years after going cap in hand to international lenders, Ireland got the green light on Thursday to step out on its [more…]

Airbus clinches landmark jet order with Japan Airlines

Published 01/01/1970

BARCELONA/TOKYO (Reuters) - Airbus (EAD.PA ) clinched its first jet order from Japan Airlines (9201.T ) on Monday, cracking a big national market long dominated [more…]

FAA unveils plan for integrating drones into U.S. airspace

Published 01/01/1970

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Federal Aviation Administration on Thursday released an initial plan for integrating unmanned aircraft more broadly into U.S. airspace by September 2015, [more…]

U.N. struggles to break impasse in Cyprus talks

Published 01/01/1970

NICOSIA (Reuters) - U.N. diplomats struggled on Wednesday to revive stalled peace talks on Cyprus, where an ethnic division dating back four decades is dogging [more…]

Mayor Bloomberg plans return to Bloomberg View: report

Published 01/01/1970

(Reuters) - Michael Bloomberg is planning to return to the company he founded, taking an active role at its opinion site, according to a report [more…]

Boeing warns Seattle could lose 777X if deal rejected

Published 01/01/1970

(Reuters) - Boeing (BA.N ) said on Friday it was ready to re-examine alternative sites for its newest jet if assembly workers and local politicians [more…]

Turkey ‘highly likely’ to sign Chinese missile deal: official

Published 01/01/1970

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey is highly likely to sign a deal to co-produce a missile defense system with a Chinese firm under U.S. sanctions after [more…]

U.S. veterans agency slashes claims backlog by a third since March

Published 01/01/1970

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - After growing steadily for years, the backlog of U.S. military veterans' disability claims is falling sharply - dropping by more than a [more…]

With review of FCC, new chief sets path for U.S. telecom agency

Published 01/01/1970

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A fresh era started at the Federal Communications Commission on Tuesday with a 30-minute speech to staff by the agency's new chief, [more…]