France

Bitcoin drops to one-year low as slump persists- ethereum down sharply

Bitcoin drops to one-year low as slump persists- ethereum down sharply

Published 14/11/2018

NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) - Bitcoin fell to a more than one-year low on Wednesday, breaching a key support level of $6,000 and causing a wave [more…]

French pharma group Ipsen closes in on its next drug deals

French pharma group Ipsen closes in on its next drug deals

Published 14/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - French drugmaker Ipsen plans to bring in multiple new medicines through a series of transactions and sees the recent price drop of [more…]

Harry Winston jeweler buys ‘Pink Legacy’ diamond for record $50…

Harry Winston jeweler buys ‘Pink Legacy’ diamond for record $50…

Published 14/11/2018

GENEVA (Reuters) - The “Pink Legacy”, a diamond weighing just under 19 carats, fetched a record 50.375 million Swiss francs ($50 million), purchased by U.S.-based [more…]

Scientists to swap dusty old kilogram for something more stable

Scientists to swap dusty old kilogram for something more stable

Published 12/11/2018

LONDON, (Reuters) - After years of nursing a sometimes dusty cylinder of metal in a vault outside Paris as the global reference for modern mass, [more…]

Gene study reveals secrets of parasitic worms, possible treatments

Gene study reveals secrets of parasitic worms, possible treatments

Published 05/11/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The largest study to date of the genetic makeup of parasitic worms has found hundreds of new clues about how they invade [more…]

China says its lawful trade with Iran should be respected

China says its lawful trade with Iran should be respected

Published 05/11/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China said on Monday its lawful trade cooperation with Iran should be respected and expressed regret that the United States re-imposed sanctions [more…]

EU opposed to U.S. resumption of sanctions on Iran: Moscovici

EU opposed to U.S. resumption of sanctions on Iran: Moscovici

Published 05/11/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - The European Union is opposed to the United States’ decision to reimpose oil and financial sanctions against Iran, European Economic Affairs Commissioner [more…]

Iran in contact with other signatories of nuclear deal as U.S….

Iran in contact with other signatories of nuclear deal as U.S….

Published 05/11/2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran is in constant contact with other signatories of a 2015 nuclear deal reached between Tehran and powers as the United States [more…]

Iran says U.S. economic pressure ‘futile’ and a ‘psychological…

Iran says U.S. economic pressure ‘futile’ and a ‘psychological…

Published 05/11/2018

DUBAI (Reuters) - New U.S. sanctions on Iran’s vital oil sector are part of a psychological war launched by Washington against Tehran but these will [more…]

France hopes for headway with Germany by December on EU digital tax…

France hopes for headway with Germany by December on EU digital tax…

Published 05/11/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - France and Germany should be able to resolve their differences over plans for an EU tax on digital giants like Apple (AAPL.O) [more…]