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British rival to Galileo satellite system ‘possible for 3 billion…

British rival to Galileo satellite system ‘possible for 3 billion…

Published 09/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A British satellite navigation system to rival the European Union’s Galileo project could be up and running in four to five years [more…]

Merkel stresses German conditions for euro zone reforms

Merkel stresses German conditions for euro zone reforms

Published 07/05/2018

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday her conservative bloc wanted a reduction in European banking sector risks before a banking union [more…]

Germany and France agree on fundamental questions on Europe: Merkel

Germany and France agree on fundamental questions on Europe: Merkel

Published 07/05/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday that Germany and France agreed on most fundamental issues related to Europe but the two countries [more…]

Padlocks stolen from EDF’s Flamanville nuclear site, EDF says no…

Padlocks stolen from EDF’s Flamanville nuclear site, EDF says no…

Published 07/05/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - French state-owned power group EDF said some padlocks had been stolen from its Flamanville nuclear power site, although EDF said there was [more…]

French leader Macron’s power system: never explain, never apologize

French leader Macron’s power system: never explain, never apologize

Published 07/05/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - When Emmanuel Macron was gearing up for his presidential campaign in 2016, he set out on an unprecedented “great march” – a [more…]

Van Avermaet claims Tour de Yorkshire title

Van Avermaet claims Tour de Yorkshire title

Published 06/05/2018

(Reuters) - Belgian Greg van Avermaet won the Tour de Yorkshire after the BMC rider clinched the overall lead at the end of the final [more…]

Arsenal mark Wenger’s final home game with 5-0 thrashing of Burnley

Arsenal mark Wenger’s final home game with 5-0 thrashing of Burnley

Published 06/05/2018

LONDON, (Reuters) - - Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger signed off in style as they thrashed Burnley 5-0 in his last Premier League home game on [more…]

Chelsea close on top four with win over Liverpool

Chelsea close on top four with win over Liverpool

Published 06/05/2018

LONDON, England, (Reuters) - - Chelsea moved within two points of fourth-placed Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League after a 1-0 victory over Liverpool thanks [more…]

French government urges Air France to pursue reforms as strikes bite

French government urges Air France to pursue reforms as strikes bite

Published 06/05/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - The French finance minister on Sunday raised the pressure on Air France managers and unions to resolve a stand-off over wages, saying [more…]

UK says foreign minister Johnson to meet U.S. VP Pence, discuss…

UK says foreign minister Johnson to meet U.S. VP Pence, discuss…

Published 06/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is traveling to the United States on Sunday for a two-day visit, during which he will meet [more…]