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Philippines economy seen ending 2017 on high note as fourth-quarter gr

Philippines economy seen ending 2017 on high note as fourth-quarter gr

Published 22/01/2018

Buildings are seen as vehicles pass through the financial district of Makati city, metro Manila, Philippines November 22, 2017. REUTERS/Romeo RanocoMANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines’ [more…]

Russia to sell six SU-30 warplanes to Myanmar: RIA

Russia to sell six SU-30 warplanes to Myanmar: RIA

Published 22/01/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia will sell six SU-30 warplanes to Myanmar, the RIA news agency reported on Monday, citing the Russian Defence Ministry. Myanmar was [more…]

Germany’s SPD wants Merkel to sweeten coalition deal

Germany’s SPD wants Merkel to sweeten coalition deal

Published 22/01/2018

German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives for a statement at the CDU headquarters in Berlin, Germany, January 21, 2017, after Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) voted to [more…]

Merkel and Macron play up euro zone reform plans

Merkel and Macron play up euro zone reform plans

Published 19/01/2018

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel react during their meeting at Elysee Palace in Paris, France, January 19, 2018. REUTERS/Christophe Petit Tesson/PoolPARIS [more…]

Factbox: Big U.S. banks’ fourth-quarter results muddied by new tax law

Factbox: Big U.S. banks’ fourth-quarter results muddied by new tax law

Published 19/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: The corporate logo of financial firm Morgan Stanley is pictured on the company's world headquarters in New York, U.S. April 17, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon [more…]

France, Germany want joint eurozone reform position by June: Le Maire

France, Germany want joint eurozone reform position by June: Le Maire

Published 19/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire arrives for a news conference at the Bercy Finance Ministry in Paris, France, January 12, 2018. REUTERS/Gonzalo [more…]

Morgan Stanley raises targets, but Wall Street wants more

Morgan Stanley raises targets, but Wall Street wants more

Published 19/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: The corporate logo of financial firm Morgan Stanley is pictured on the company's world headquarters in New York, U.S. April 17, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon [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…]

UK government seeks to limit damage after Carillion collapses

UK government seeks to limit damage after Carillion collapses

Published 15/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Cranes rise above Carillion's Midland Metropolitan Hospital construction site in Smethwick, Britain January 11, 2018. REUTERS/Darren Staples/File PhotoLONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s Carillion (CLLN.L) [more…]

Brazil economic activity expands for third month in November

Brazil economic activity expands for third month in November

Published 15/01/2018

People walk past a store with signboards offering 70% off on store products in downtown Sao Paulo, Brazil January 9, 2018. REUTERS/Paulo WhitakerBRASILIA (Reuters) - [more…]