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Italian minister calls Vivendi ‘awful’ investor in Telecom Italia

Italian minister calls Vivendi ‘awful’ investor in Telecom Italia

Published 16/04/2018

MILAN (Reuters) - Vivendi has been an “awful” investor in Telecom Italia (TIM), Italy’s outgoing Industry Minister Carlo Calenda told daily la Repubblica on Monday, [more…]

Tokyo fears Trump could link security with trade at summit with Abe

Tokyo fears Trump could link security with trade at summit with Abe

Published 16/04/2018

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe could find his oft-touted close ties with Donald Trump sorely tested at a summit this week in [more…]

HSBC sets out new structure for private bank in Europe

HSBC sets out new structure for private bank in Europe

Published 16/04/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - HSBC (HSBA.L) said on Monday it would create a single regional structure for its private bank in Europe which includes its businesses [more…]

F1 to set up fully-fledged local entity in China

F1 to set up fully-fledged local entity in China

Published 16/04/2018

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Formula One’s planned Chinese joint venture will have its own marketing, licensing and media rights arms dedicated to growing the sport’s presence [more…]

Merkel’s conservatives seek to limit her room on euro zone reform

Merkel’s conservatives seek to limit her room on euro zone reform

Published 16/04/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Members of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative bloc in parliament are seeking to limit her room for maneuver on euro zone reform, a [more…]

Zverev overcomes teenager Auger-Aliassime in Monte Carlo opener

Zverev overcomes teenager Auger-Aliassime in Monte Carlo opener

Published 15/04/2018

(Reuters) - Mischa Zverev overcame a mid-match blip to defeat Canadian teenager Felix Auger-Aliassime 6-2 6-7(4) 6-1 and reach the second round of the Monte [more…]

Big business joins chorus of disapproval over award for German rap…

Big business joins chorus of disapproval over award for German rap…

Published 15/04/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Big business on Sunday joined a growing chorus of criticism in Germany over the awarding of an annual music prize to a [more…]

Threat of U.S.-Russia clash hangs over Syria

Threat of U.S.-Russia clash hangs over Syria

Published 13/04/2018

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The prospect of Western military action in Syria that could lead to confrontation with Russia hung over the Middle East on Friday [more…]

Goldman’s Schwimmer to steer London Stock Exchange through Brexit

Goldman’s Schwimmer to steer London Stock Exchange through Brexit

Published 13/04/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The London Stock Exchange (LSE.L) named Goldman Sachs’ veteran David Schwimmer as chief executive officer on Friday, with an initial challenge of [more…]