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Stocks stumble as U.S. yields near the 3 percent barrier

Stocks stumble as U.S. yields near the 3 percent barrier

Published 23/04/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks slipped on Monday ahead of a blizzard of earnings from the world’s biggest firms and as wary investors watched U.S. [more…]

Syrian opposition says U.S. cannot afford to leave Syria yet

Syrian opposition says U.S. cannot afford to leave Syria yet

Published 23/04/2018

RIYADH (Reuters) - Syria’s chief opposition negotiator said the United States cannot afford to leave Syria as it has yet to achieve any of its [more…]

Euro zone business growth stabilizes but euro a rising concern

Euro zone business growth stabilizes but euro a rising concern

Published 23/04/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Business activity across the euro zone was still growing as the second quarter began, but at a more modest rate than around [more…]

Thuringia ready to help Opel, but won’t be blackmailed: premier

Thuringia ready to help Opel, but won’t be blackmailed: premier

Published 23/04/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - The German state of Thuringia is ready to offer assistance to carmaker Opel in order to keep open the region’s Eisenach plant, [more…]

French strikers press on with attempt to derail SNCF reform

French strikers press on with attempt to derail SNCF reform

Published 23/04/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Striking French rail workers disrupted train services for the ninth day this month on Monday, turning a deaf ear to the centrist [more…]

Trump, Macron to face differences on Iran, trade, as French visit…

Trump, Macron to face differences on Iran, trade, as French visit…

Published 23/04/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump welcomes French President Emmanuel Macron to the White House on Monday to kick off a three-day state visit [more…]

Air France KLM shares fall amid more strike disruption

Air France KLM shares fall amid more strike disruption

Published 23/04/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Air France KLM (AIRF.PA) shares fell on Monday as its Air France division faced further disruption to flights due to workers striking [more…]

Graphic: The long goodbye to easy money – Five questions for the ECB

Graphic: The long goodbye to easy money – Five questions for the ECB

Published 23/04/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The ECB meets on Thursday against a backdrop of concern about a global trade spat and a softening in euro zone economic [more…]

UBS to lead European cross-border business from Switzerland

UBS to lead European cross-border business from Switzerland

Published 20/04/2018

(Refiles April 19 story to clarify description of northern European markets with looser cross-border regulations) By Brenna Hughes Neghaiwi and Angelika Gruber ZURICH (Reuters) - [more…]

Merkel urges compromise, Macron wants solidarity on euro zone reforms

Merkel urges compromise, Macron wants solidarity on euro zone reforms

Published 19/04/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s Angela Merkel called for a spirit of compromise on reforming the euro zone at a meeting on Thursday with French President [more…]