Europe

Trade truce with China means big changes in Beijing policy: Trump

Trade truce with China means big changes in Beijing policy: Trump

Published 03/12/2018

WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) - President Donald Trump and top U.S. officials said on Monday that a trade truce with China will lead to structural changes in [more…]

FuboTV launches streaming TV service in Spain

FuboTV launches streaming TV service in Spain

Published 03/12/2018

(Reuters) - FuboTV, a sports-focused internet television streaming service, expanded into Spain on Monday in its first move outside North America. The private company, which [more…]

America’s Cup crews hone ‘flying’ AC75 class on and off water

America’s Cup crews hone ‘flying’ AC75 class on and off water

Published 03/12/2018

MONACO (Reuters) - Preparations by the teams competing for the 36th America’s Cup in 2021 are well underway, although they are charting different courses in [more…]

Uber’s Middle East rival Careem launches bus-booking service in Egypt

Uber’s Middle East rival Careem launches bus-booking service in Egypt

Published 03/12/2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - Middle East ride-hailing company Careem said on Monday it had launched a bus-booking service in Egypt and would soon expand it into [more…]

Motor racing: Williams sign Canadian Latifi as F1 reserve

Motor racing: Williams sign Canadian Latifi as F1 reserve

Published 03/12/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Canadian Nicholas Latifi will be a reserve driver for Williams next season, the Formula One team announced on Monday. The 23-year-old was [more…]

Iran reports H5N8 bird flu in backyard poultry – OIE

Iran reports H5N8 bird flu in backyard poultry – OIE

Published 03/12/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Iran has reported an outbreak of the highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu virus among backyard poultry in the north of the country, [more…]

Naturalist Attenborough urges climate meet to tackle ‘greatest…

Naturalist Attenborough urges climate meet to tackle ‘greatest…

Published 03/12/2018

KATOWICE, Poland (Reuters) - British broadcaster and environmentalist David Attenborough on Monday urged world leaders, meeting in Poland to agree ways to limit global warming, [more…]

Female film directors and producers shine in Romanian New Wave

Female film directors and producers shine in Romanian New Wave

Published 03/12/2018

BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Starting out as a unit production manager in Romania’s film industry more than two decades ago, Ada Solomon felt she needed to [more…]

Macron to call on U.S. funds to build French start-ups, not steal them

Macron to call on U.S. funds to build French start-ups, not steal them

Published 03/12/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron will urge a visiting group of top Silicon Valley venture capitalists this week to invest in the nation’s [more…]

Norway biotech Ultimovacs plans IPO to develop cancer drug

Norway biotech Ultimovacs plans IPO to develop cancer drug

Published 03/12/2018

OSLO (Reuters) - Norway’s Ultimovacs plans to raise around 700 million Norwegian crowns ($82 million) in an initial public offering in early 2019 to help [more…]