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Sudan central bank strengthens currency to 45 Sudanese pounds to…

Sudan central bank strengthens currency to 45 Sudanese pounds to…

Published 21/04/2019

CAIRO (Reuters) - Sudan’s central bank on Sunday strengthened the Sudanese pound to 45 pounds to the dollar from 47.5, state news agency SUNA reported. [more…]

ECB’s Coeure says financial risks from no-deal Brexit are limited

ECB’s Coeure says financial risks from no-deal Brexit are limited

Published 05/04/2019

BUCHAREST (Reuters) - The European Central Bank considers that risks to the euro zone financial stability from a no-deal Brexit are “limited” and have been [more…]

Euro zone took steps to prepare for no-deal Brexit: Eurogroup’s…

Euro zone took steps to prepare for no-deal Brexit: Eurogroup’s…

Published 05/04/2019

BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Euro zone countries have taken steps to prepare for a no-deal Brexit but are still hoping that this scenario will not occur, [more…]

Exclusive: Coal deal showcases lack of transparency in Ukraine

Exclusive: Coal deal showcases lack of transparency in Ukraine

Published 25/03/2019

NOVOVOLYNSK, Ukraine (Reuters) - Ukrainian police are investigating two companies and a factory over a coal deal which some anti-corruption campaigners say epitomizes the difficulties [more…]

UK’s May must go once her Brexit deal clears parliament: lawmaker

UK’s May must go once her Brexit deal clears parliament: lawmaker

Published 25/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May should be given time to get her Brexit deal through parliament before making way for someone else [more…]

Britain can still avoid no-deal Brexit, says EU Commissioner Moscovici

Britain can still avoid no-deal Brexit, says EU Commissioner Moscovici

Published 25/03/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - EU Economic Affairs and Tax Commissioner Pierre Moscovici said on Monday he believed Britain would not leave the European Union without a [more…]

Egypt’s central bank seen maintaining key rates: Reuters poll

Egypt’s central bank seen maintaining key rates: Reuters poll

Published 25/03/2019

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt’s central bank is likely to maintain interest rates at its meeting on Thursday, a Reuters poll showed on Monday, although some [more…]

Valid or voodoo? Monetary theory may appeal in Europe’s ‘age of rage’

Valid or voodoo? Monetary theory may appeal in Europe’s ‘age of rage’

Published 18/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Having spent three years and more than 2.6 trillion euros ($3 trillion) trying to boost economic growth across the euro zone, the [more…]