France

Bank of America appoints head of new EU unit in Brexit move

Bank of America appoints head of new EU unit in Brexit move

Published 08/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Bank of America Merrill Lynch has named Sanaz Zaimi as head of its new Paris-based European Union broker-dealer unit BofA Securities Europe, [more…]

Soccer: French League to pay tribute to Sala with minute’s applause

Soccer: French League to pay tribute to Sala with minute’s applause

Published 08/02/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - All Ligue 1 and 2 games this weekend will hold a minute’s applause before kickoff in memory of former Nantes player Emiliano [more…]

Swisscom, Sunrise, Salt pay $380 million for Swiss 5G frequencies

Swisscom, Sunrise, Salt pay $380 million for Swiss 5G frequencies

Published 08/02/2019

ZURICH (Reuters) - Swisscom, Sunrise and Salt have paid a relatively modest 380 million Swiss francs ($379 million) for fifth-generation wireless frequencies that will tighten [more…]

Body from plane wreckage identified as footballer Sala: UK police

Body from plane wreckage identified as footballer Sala: UK police

Published 08/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - A body retrieved from the wreckage of a crashed plane in the English Channel has been formally identified as Cardiff City’s Argentina-born [more…]

Senate committee to consider resolution against Nord Stream 2 pipeline

Senate committee to consider resolution against Nord Stream 2 pipeline

Published 08/02/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican and Democratic U.S. senators on Thursday unveiled a resolution calling for the cancellation of Russia’s Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline, [more…]

Prior dengue infection may protect against Zika: study

Prior dengue infection may protect against Zika: study

Published 07/02/2019

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Prior infection with dengue, a mosquito-borne disease that infects nearly 400 million people a year, could reduce the risk of contracting Zika [more…]

‘Socially Conscious’ mutual fund launches at record high

‘Socially Conscious’ mutual fund launches at record high

Published 06/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - A record number of ‘socially conscious’ mutual funds and exchange-traded funds were launched by asset managers last year, keen to tap growing [more…]

Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin signs launch deal with Canada’s Telesat

Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin signs launch deal with Canada’s Telesat

Published 31/01/2019

ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) - Jeff Bezos’ rocket company, Blue Origin, has signed a deal with Canada’s Telesat to launch part of a satellite constellation aimed [more…]

Russian rocket glitch to delay satellite launch for U.S. startup…

Russian rocket glitch to delay satellite launch for U.S. startup…

Published 31/01/2019

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The launch of a Russian Soyuz rocket set to carry satellites into space for U.S startup OneWeb has been delayed after an [more…]

Dior gowns that made headlines star in London exhibition

Dior gowns that made headlines star in London exhibition

Published 31/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - From Princess Margaret’s 21st birthday gown to Oscar winner Jennifer Lawrence’s red carpet dress, Christian Dior outfits that have made headlines go [more…]