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British PM May says honored by French loan of Bayeux Tapestry

British PM May says honored by French loan of Bayeux Tapestry

Published 18/01/2018

People stand in front of the Bayeux Tapestry, an 11th century treasure that tells the tale of how William the Conqueror came to invade England [more…]

Fragment of flag Nelson flew at Trafalgar sells for almost 300,000 pou

Fragment of flag Nelson flew at Trafalgar sells for almost 300,000 pou

Published 18/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: A member of Sotheby's staff poses for a photograph with a large fragment of Lord Nelson's union flag which flew from the HMS [more…]

Goldman co-COO’s ex-assistant charged with stealing $1.2 million of wi

Goldman co-COO’s ex-assistant charged with stealing $1.2 million of wi

Published 17/01/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A former personal assistant to Goldman Sachs Group Inc Co-Chief Operating Officer David Solomon has been charged with stealing hundreds of [more…]

Two-year race for top ECB jobs start next week

Two-year race for top ECB jobs start next week

Published 17/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Jens Weidmann, President of German Bundesbank attends the Generation Euro Students' Award ceremony at the European Central Bank (ECB) headquarters in Frankfurt June [more…]

Swiss museum revisits demand for Nazi-era art return after 2008 denial

Swiss museum revisits demand for Nazi-era art return after 2008 denial

Published 15/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Girls sit on a bench on the banks of the Rhine River, in front of the old town of the northern Swiss city [more…]

Russia will not support U.S. bid to change Iran nuclear deal: Lavrov

Russia will not support U.S. bid to change Iran nuclear deal: Lavrov

Published 15/01/2018

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov speaks during his annual news conference, with Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova seen in the background, in Moscow, Russia January [more…]

French families plan to sue retailers over baby milk recall: group

French families plan to sue retailers over baby milk recall: group

Published 15/01/2018

Employees walk in front of the entrance of the French dairy group Lactalis headquarters in Laval, western France, January 12, 2018. REUTERS/Stephane MahePARIS (Reuters) - [more…]

French growth to top forecasts this year: minister

French growth to top forecasts this year: minister

Published 15/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire attends a news conference after a meeting about Lactalis baby milk contamination scandal at the Bercy Finance [more…]

Euro zone must make first reforms by 2019, says French finance ministe

Euro zone must make first reforms by 2019, says French finance ministe

Published 15/01/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - The euro zone must take its first steps towards reforming its economic regulations and institutions by the start of 2019 at the [more…]

Highlights: Australian Open day one

Highlights: Australian Open day one

Published 15/01/2018

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Highlights of Monday’s opening day of the Australian Open, the first grand slam tournament of the year: 0955 NADAL KICKSTARTS 2018 IN [more…]