Euro Zone

ECB’s De Guindos sees a strong rebound of euro zone economy in third-quarter

ECB’s De Guindos sees a strong rebound of euro zone economy in third-quarter

Published 01/09/2020

MADRID (Reuters) - The euro zone economy has experienced a strong recovery in the third quarter even though the most recent incoming data in August [more…]

German manufacturing recovery remains on track in August: PMI

German manufacturing recovery remains on track in August: PMI

Published 01/09/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - German manufacturers’ recovery from lockdown measures continued last month, with output growing at the fastest pace since February 2018, a survey showed [more…]

Spanish prime minister moderately optimistic about economic recovery

Spanish prime minister moderately optimistic about economic recovery

Published 01/09/2020

MADRID (Reuters) - Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said on Tuesday he was moderately optimistic about the country’s economic recovery from its worst downturn on [more…]

Global funds once again opt out of stocks, despite rally, Reuters polls show

Global funds once again opt out of stocks, despite rally, Reuters polls show

Published 28/08/2020

BENGALURU (Reuters) - Funds recommended equity holdings be trimmed to the lowest in over four years in August, despite record-breaking gains by world stocks, as [more…]

Belarusian opposition politician Tsikhanouskaya says she is ready to lead nation

Belarusian opposition politician Tsikhanouskaya says she is ready to lead nation

Published 17/08/2020

MINSK (Reuters) - Belarusian opposition politician Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya said on Monday she was ready to lead Belarus and called for the creation of a legal [more…]

Motorcycling: Rossi urges riders to control aggression after ‘terrifying’ crash

Motorcycling: Rossi urges riders to control aggression after ‘terrifying’ crash

Published 16/08/2020

(Reuters) - Yamaha’s Valentino Rossi has urged riders who make their way up to the premier class to exercise caution when fighting for track positions [more…]

Euro zone investor morale improves in August but recovery sluggish – Sentix

Euro zone investor morale improves in August but recovery sluggish – Sentix

Published 10/08/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - Investor morale in the euro zone rose for a fourth consecutive month in August but the low reading suggests that the coronavirus-hit [more…]

Dollar rally regains some momentum- Aussie and Kiwi fall

Dollar rally regains some momentum- Aussie and Kiwi fall

Published 10/08/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar rose in early London trading on Monday, including versus the euro and Swiss franc, with investors focusing on fiscal stimulus [more…]

John Hume, Northern Irish Catholic leader and Nobel Peace laureate, dies at 83

John Hume, Northern Irish Catholic leader and Nobel Peace laureate, dies at 83

Published 03/08/2020

BELFAST (Reuters) - John Hume, a key Roman Catholic architect of Northern Ireland’s 1998 Good Friday peace agreement who won the Nobel Peace Prize for [more…]

UK PM Johnson praises Northern Ireland’s Hume as a ‘political giant’

UK PM Johnson praises Northern Ireland’s Hume as a ‘political giant’

Published 03/08/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Irish peacemaker John Hume was a “political giant” who did so much to help bring an end to the Troubles in Northern [more…]