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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…]

Britain scrambles two Typhoon jets to intercept Russian planes

Britain scrambles two Typhoon jets to intercept Russian planes

Published 15/01/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain scrambled two Royal Air Force Typhoon jets on Monday from Scotland to intercept Russian planes near the United Kingdom’s airspace, a [more…]

Airbus wins 2017 order race after last-minute sales spree

Airbus wins 2017 order race after last-minute sales spree

Published 15/01/2018

The logo of Airbus is pictured at the company's headquarters in Colomiers near Toulouse, France, October 19, 2017. REUTERS/Regis DuvignauPARIS (Reuters) - Frenetic selling in [more…]

No pedal to the metal in GM’s planned self-driving Cruise AV car

No pedal to the metal in GM’s planned self-driving Cruise AV car

Published 12/01/2018

DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co (GM.N) is seeking U.S. government approval for a fully autonomous car - one without a steering wheel, brake pedal [more…]

Thousands of Greeks protest over right to strike, hitting hospitals, t

Thousands of Greeks protest over right to strike, hitting hospitals, t

Published 12/01/2018

Protesters clash with riot police during a demonstration outside the parliament building against planned government reforms in Athens, Greece January 12, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis KonstantinidisATHENS (Reuters) [more…]

Turkey reinstates 1,823 civil servants linked to app used by coup plot

Turkey reinstates 1,823 civil servants linked to app used by coup plot

Published 12/01/2018

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey on Friday reinstated more than 1,800 civil servants purged after a 2016 failed coup, determining they had no links to the [more…]

Airbus-China contract for 184 A320 jets to be finalized soon: France’s

Airbus-China contract for 184 A320 jets to be finalized soon: France’s

Published 10/01/2018

French President Emmanuel Macron attends a news conference at the French Embassy in Beijing, China, January 10, 2018. REUTERS/Charles PlatiauBEIJING (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel [more…]

French President Macron says contract with China for 184 A320s to be f

French President Macron says contract with China for 184 A320s to be f

Published 10/01/2018

French President Emmanuel Macron attends the opening of the first meeting of the French-Chinese business council in Beijing Janaury 9, 2018. REUTERS/Ludovic MARIN/PoolBEIJING (Reuters) - [more…]

Bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers and officials in talks on infrastru

Bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers and officials in talks on infrastru

Published 10/01/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A bipartisan group of U.S. senators met with administration officials on Tuesday to discuss drafting legislation to spend $1 trillion on improving [more…]

Vietnam braces for typhoon as Philippine toll rises to 230 dead

Vietnam braces for typhoon as Philippine toll rises to 230 dead

Published 25/12/2017

People attempt to rescue flood victims in Lanao Del Norte, Philippines, in this December 22, 2017 photo obtained from social media. Courtesy Aclimah Cabugatan Disumala [more…]