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Exclusive: EU delays euro zone budget, deposit insurance plans – draft

Exclusive: EU delays euro zone budget, deposit insurance plans – draft

Published 02/12/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU finance ministers will agree on Monday to give the euro zone bailout fund new responsibilities, but they will delay decisions on [more…]

EU ministers to finalize watered-down euro zone reform plans

EU ministers to finalize watered-down euro zone reform plans

Published 30/11/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union finance ministers will seek final agreement on Monday on deeper euro zone integration which, after a year of negotiations, is [more…]

Piece of Eiffel Tower staircase sells for 169,000 euros in Paris…

Piece of Eiffel Tower staircase sells for 169,000 euros in Paris…

Published 28/11/2018

(This November 27 story corrects to make clear Disneyland is in California) PARIS (Reuters) - A piece of the original spiral staircase from the Eiffel [more…]

France returns 26 artworks to Benin as report urges restitution

France returns 26 artworks to Benin as report urges restitution

Published 23/11/2018

DAKAR/PARIS (Reuters) - France will return 26 works of art to Benin, Emmanuel Macron’s office said on Friday, as the French president took delivery of [more…]

Michael Jackson fans look to beat it down to Paris art show

Michael Jackson fans look to beat it down to Paris art show

Published 22/11/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - A portrait of Michael Jackson as King Philip II of Spain and an Andy Warhol print are among artworks on display at [more…]

Germany, France must break taboos to advance on European reforms:…

Germany, France must break taboos to advance on European reforms:…

Published 18/11/2018

BERLIN/PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron called on Sunday for Germany and France to dig deeper as allies in their bid to spearhead a [more…]

European shares march higher as miners rally on fresh trade war hopes

European shares march higher as miners rally on fresh trade war hopes

Published 15/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - European shares marched higher on Thursday as oil prices stabilized and mining stocks rallied on hopes that China and the United States [more…]

Exclusive: In rare coordinated move, Western envoys seek meeting on…

Exclusive: In rare coordinated move, Western envoys seek meeting on…

Published 15/11/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - A group of 15 Western ambassadors in Beijing, spearheaded by Canada, are seeking a meeting with the top official in China’s restive, [more…]

Berkshire invests in JPMorgan, Oracle as Buffett puts cash to work

Berkshire invests in JPMorgan, Oracle as Buffett puts cash to work

Published 14/11/2018

(Reuters) - Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc deepened its commitment to the U.S. financial industry, announcing a $4.02 billion stake in JPMorgan Chase & Co [more…]

‘Spinal Tap’ creators, Vivendi to mediate $400 million U.S. fraud…

‘Spinal Tap’ creators, Vivendi to mediate $400 million U.S. fraud…

Published 14/11/2018

(Reuters) - The creators of “This Is Spinal Tap” have agreed to put their fraud lawsuit against Vivendi SA on hold while a mediator tries [more…]