Europe

TSMC sees modest fourth quarter revenue growth, shrugs off trade…

TSMC sees modest fourth quarter revenue growth, shrugs off trade…

Published 18/10/2018

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC) (2330.TW) offered a modest fourth-quarter revenue growth outlook, predicting weaker sales of high-performance computers for cryptocurrency mining [more…]

Scottish government identifies case of mad cow disease

Scottish government identifies case of mad cow disease

Published 18/10/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Scotland’s government said on Thursday that a case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), or mad cow disease, had been discovered on a [more…]

Tennis star Wozniacki signs deal to launch her own crypto token

Tennis star Wozniacki signs deal to launch her own crypto token

Published 18/10/2018

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Tennis ace Caroline Wozniacki signed a deal with a Singaporean company to launch her own crypto token on Thursday, with the firm [more…]

Air France KLM shares rise on hopes of union pay deal

Air France KLM shares rise on hopes of union pay deal

Published 18/10/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Air France KLM (AIRF.PA) shares rose on Thursday, which traders attributed to a report on the website of business publication La Tribune [more…]

France’s OVH to triple spending to take on Google, Amazon in cloud…

France’s OVH to triple spending to take on Google, Amazon in cloud…

Published 18/10/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - French cloud computing company OVH plans to triple investment in the coming years to take on U.S. Internet giants Amazon and Alphabet’s [more…]

Uber enters trailer leasing business

Uber enters trailer leasing business

Published 18/10/2018

(Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] said on Wednesday it is entering the trailer leasing business. The business, called Powerloop, will be a part of [more…]

‘Enough excuses!’ France’s Le Maire grows impatient over GAFA tax

‘Enough excuses!’ France’s Le Maire grows impatient over GAFA tax

Published 18/10/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Europe has talked long enough about whether to make internet giants like Google (GOOGL.O), Apple (AAPL.O) and Facebook (FB.O) pay more taxes [more…]

Google to charge smartphone makers for Google Play in Europe

Google to charge smartphone makers for Google Play in Europe

Published 18/10/2018

BRUSSELS/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google on Tuesday revamped how it distributes its mobile apps in the European Union, introducing a licensing fee [more…]

Halep withdraws from WTA Finals, Bertens to make debut

Halep withdraws from WTA Finals, Bertens to make debut

Published 18/10/2018

(Reuters) - World number one Simona Halep pulled out of next week’s WTA Finals due to a lower back injury on Thursday, handing first alternate [more…]

U.S. women claim CONCACAF title over Canada

U.S. women claim CONCACAF title over Canada

Published 18/10/2018

(Reuters) - The United States women’s soccer team won their eighth CONCACAF Championship with a 2-0 over Canada on Wednesday in Frisco, Texas as both [more…]