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Brexit is in peril, UK PM May warns ahead of vote on her deal

Brexit is in peril, UK PM May warns ahead of vote on her deal

Published 14/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May warned on Monday that Britain’s planned exit from the EU could be derailed, a last-ditch effort to win [more…]

Dassault wins French contract to upgrade the Rafale fighter

Dassault wins French contract to upgrade the Rafale fighter

Published 14/01/2019

PARIS/BERLIN (Reuters) - France’s Dassault Aviation said on Monday it had received a contract from the French government to update the Rafale fighter jet as [more…]

Former Nissan boss Ghosn suffers ‘harsh’ treatment in jail: wife

Former Nissan boss Ghosn suffers ‘harsh’ treatment in jail: wife

Published 14/01/2019

(Reuters) - The wife of ousted Nissan Motor Co Ltd (7201.T) chairman Carlos Ghosn has urged New York-based Human Rights Watch to draw attention to [more…]

France will not put off planned asset sales: finance minister

France will not put off planned asset sales: finance minister

Published 14/01/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - The French government will not put off planned asset sales aimed at financing an innovation fund, French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire [more…]

France’s ‘yellow vest’ protests could shake up euro zone bond markets

France’s ‘yellow vest’ protests could shake up euro zone bond markets

Published 11/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - France’s response to “yellow vest” protests could be a turning point for euro zone bond markets if it kicks off an era [more…]

Trade deal optimism lifts European shares as exporters rally

Trade deal optimism lifts European shares as exporters rally

Published 09/01/2019

MILAN (Reuters) - European shares rose on Wednesday driven by the export-oriented autos and tech sectors as optimism grew that the United States and China [more…]

Forget fantasy Brexit, UK tells lawmakers as crucial deal debate…

Forget fantasy Brexit, UK tells lawmakers as crucial deal debate…

Published 09/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May’s government cautioned lawmakers on Wednesday that it was a delusion to think that the government would be [more…]

Top seed Isner beaten by Fritz in Auckland second round

Top seed Isner beaten by Fritz in Auckland second round

Published 09/01/2019

(Reuters) - Top seed John Isner suffered a 7-6(3) 7-6(5) defeat at the hands of fellow American Taylor Fritz in the second round of the [more…]

Tokyo court rejects request to end Ghosn’s detention: Jiji

Tokyo court rejects request to end Ghosn’s detention: Jiji

Published 09/01/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - The Tokyo District Court has rejected a request by lawyers of Carlos Ghosn to end the detention of the ousted Nissan Motor [more…]

London remains top destination for European tech funding

London remains top destination for European tech funding

Published 09/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - London remained the top destination in Europe for technology investment in 2018, with nearly double the amount being plowed into companies in [more…]