Elections / Voting

Facing a referendum on money, Swiss traders look for hedges

Facing a referendum on money, Swiss traders look for hedges

Published 04/06/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Switzerland’s banking and monetary system is facing the possibility of a huge shake-up, and while the possibility looks remote, investors are buying [more…]

Germany’s FDP joins far right in seeking parliamentary inquiry on…

Germany’s FDP joins far right in seeking parliamentary inquiry on…

Published 04/06/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s opposition Free Democrats joined the far right on Monday in calling for a parliamentary inquiry into Chancellor Angela’s migrant policy and [more…]

Mexican leftist widens double-digit lead for presidency: poll

Mexican leftist widens double-digit lead for presidency: poll

Published 04/06/2018

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Leftist candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador extended his double-digit opinion poll lead over his closest rival ahead of Mexico’s July 1 [more…]

Trump’s lawyer says will fight Russia probe subpoena: report

Trump’s lawyer says will fight Russia probe subpoena: report

Published 03/06/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s lead attorney said that if the special counsel investigating Russia’s alleged meddling in the 2016 U.S. election were [more…]

Giuliani says legal battle would ensue if Mueller subpoenas…

Giuliani says legal battle would ensue if Mueller subpoenas…

Published 03/06/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An attorney of U.S. President Donald Trump said that if the special counsel investigating Russia’s alleged meddling in the 2016 U.S. election [more…]

Euro zone not facing new debt crisis: EU’s Juncker

Euro zone not facing new debt crisis: EU’s Juncker

Published 02/06/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - There is no threat of a new sovereign debt crisis in the euro zone despite an anti-establishment coalition government taking power in [more…]

Bumpy road for California Democrats targeting Republican House seats

Bumpy road for California Democrats targeting Republican House seats

Published 01/06/2018

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - As Californians prepare to go to the polls on Tuesday to choose candidates in primary elections, the state’s quirky electoral rules [more…]

Italian election won’t be referendum on euro: Germany’s Scholz

Italian election won’t be referendum on euro: Germany’s Scholz

Published 31/05/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said in a Reuters interview published on Thursday that he does not expect the next election in [more…]

Mali president confirms he will run for re-election

Mali president confirms he will run for re-election

Published 28/05/2018

BAMAKO (Reuters) - Mali’s President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita announced on state TV on Monday that he would run for re-election in a poll scheduled for [more…]

Northern Ireland rally calls on Britain’s May to ease abortion rules

Northern Ireland rally calls on Britain’s May to ease abortion rules

Published 28/05/2018

BELFAST (Reuters) - Hundreds of women’s rights activist rallied in Belfast on Monday to put pressure on British Prime Minister Theresa May to reform Northern [more…]