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British royal baby on way: Kate, wife of Prince William, goes into…

British royal baby on way: Kate, wife of Prince William, goes into…

Published 23/04/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Kate, the wife of Britain’s Prince William, was admitted to hospital in the early stages of labour on Monday to give birth [more…]

Syrian opposition says U.S. cannot afford to leave Syria yet

Syrian opposition says U.S. cannot afford to leave Syria yet

Published 23/04/2018

RIYADH (Reuters) - Syria’s chief opposition negotiator said the United States cannot afford to leave Syria as it has yet to achieve any of its [more…]

Oil dips as rising U.S. yields steer bulls

Oil dips as rising U.S. yields steer bulls

Published 23/04/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil eased on Monday on rising U.S. borrowing costs and the prospect of further output rises after another increase in the weekly [more…]

EU willing to provide some financial market access for Britain:…

EU willing to provide some financial market access for Britain:…

Published 23/04/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The European Union has indicated that it is willing to provide some form of access for Britain’s vast financial services industry after [more…]

Ryanair recognizes German union to represent cabin crew: Verdi

Ryanair recognizes German union to represent cabin crew: Verdi

Published 23/04/2018

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Ryanair (RYA.I) made an offer last week to formally recognize labor union Verdi to represent cabin crew in Germany, Verdi said in [more…]

Trump, Macron to face differences on Iran, trade, as French visit…

Trump, Macron to face differences on Iran, trade, as French visit…

Published 23/04/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump welcomes French President Emmanuel Macron to the White House on Monday to kick off a three-day state visit [more…]

Graphic: The long goodbye to easy money – Five questions for the ECB

Graphic: The long goodbye to easy money – Five questions for the ECB

Published 23/04/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - The ECB meets on Thursday against a backdrop of concern about a global trade spat and a softening in euro zone economic [more…]

UK finance firms urged to work together to fight cyber crime

UK finance firms urged to work together to fight cyber crime

Published 22/04/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s financial firms need to pull together to fight cyber crime, working with government and law enforcement to attack criminals’ infrastructure and [more…]

UBS to lead European cross-border business from Switzerland

UBS to lead European cross-border business from Switzerland

Published 20/04/2018

(Refiles April 19 story to clarify description of northern European markets with looser cross-border regulations) By Brenna Hughes Neghaiwi and Angelika Gruber ZURICH (Reuters) - [more…]

Horses throw toads to win quirky British pub championship

Horses throw toads to win quirky British pub championship

Published 20/04/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - With the final brass “toad” nestled at the bottom of the hole, team members from the Black Horse club jumped in the [more…]