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Highlights: U.S. Open day one

Highlights: U.S. Open day one

Published 01/09/2020

NEW YORK(Reuters) - Highlights of the first day at the U.S. Open on Monday (times ET- GMT-4). The Grand Slam, the second this year after [more…]

20,000 paper birds help fund COVID-19 units at Belgium hospital

20,000 paper birds help fund COVID-19 units at Belgium hospital

Published 10/08/2020

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A flock of 20,000 multicoloured origami birds has been installed in a cathedral in Brussels, Belgium, as part of a fundraising artwork [more…]

Carrefour expands Uber Eats service to more French cities, Belgium

Carrefour expands Uber Eats service to more French cities, Belgium

Published 27/07/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - French supermarket retailer Carrefour (CARR.PA) and Uber Eats (UBER.N) said on Monday they were rolling out their home delivery partnership nationwide and [more…]

Solar probe reveals sun’s tiny ‘campfires’ in closest-ever photos

Solar probe reveals sun’s tiny ‘campfires’ in closest-ever photos

Published 16/07/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A solar probe built by the European Space Agency and NASA has delivered the closest photos ever taken of the sun’s surface, [more…]

Bond investors wait for more headlines on EU recovery fund

Bond investors wait for more headlines on EU recovery fund

Published 09/07/2020

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Euro zone bond yields held their ground on Thursday with investors’ main focus expected to be any new developments on the European [more…]

France’s Macron to visit Dutch PM Rutte to break EU budget impasse

France’s Macron to visit Dutch PM Rutte to break EU budget impasse

Published 22/06/2020

PARIS (Reuters) - Emmanuel Macron will travel to the Netherlands on Tuesday to try to break Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte’s resistance to the European [more…]

Brussels adds George Floyd memorial to large mural collection

Brussels adds George Floyd memorial to large mural collection

Published 18/06/2020

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Brussels added to its large collection of murals on Thursday with a newly commissioned work in memory of African-American George Floyd, whose [more…]

AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to be shared across Europe, says France

AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine to be shared across Europe, says France

Published 15/06/2020

PARIS/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A deal between AstraZeneca and four European countries for COVID-19 vaccines involves doses being shared by European Union members on a pro [more…]

ECB expands pandemic support to over $1.5 trillion

ECB expands pandemic support to over $1.5 trillion

Published 04/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - The European Central Bank beefed up its bond-buying programme on Thursday in its latest effort to support a euro zone economy pummelled [more…]

Belgium brings back its bling with reopening of world’s largest diamond hub

Belgium brings back its bling with reopening of world’s largest diamond hub

Published 05/05/2020

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Antwerp is regaining its glitz as Belgium eases a two-month nationwide coronavirus lockdown that virtually halted business in the world’s largest diamond [more…]