Europe

Don’t be misled by Brexit jobs trickle – London finance chief

Don’t be misled by Brexit jobs trickle – London finance chief

Published 15/10/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s vast financial services industry will lose more jobs to Europe over the coming years because of Brexit, the City of London’s [more…]

Scrambling to limit damage, Trump tells Turkey to stop its Syria invasion

Scrambling to limit damage, Trump tells Turkey to stop its Syria invasion

Published 15/10/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday demanded Turkey stop its military incursion in Syria and imposed new sanctions on the NATO ally [more…]

Wirecard shares sink after FT report alleging company inflated sales

Wirecard shares sink after FT report alleging company inflated sales

Published 15/10/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Shares in Wirecard sank more than 20% in early trading on Tuesday after the Financial Times newspaper published documents on the company’s [more…]

A question of trust: British pollsters battle to call looming election

A question of trust: British pollsters battle to call looming election

Published 15/10/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British pollsters have a big problem to solve as the country heads towards an election: Brexit has scrambled traditional political allegiances and [more…]

Bulgarian PM urges soccer chief to resign amid racism furor

Bulgarian PM urges soccer chief to resign amid racism furor

Published 15/10/2019

SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov has called on the president of the country’s football union (BFU) to resign following racist abuse that [more…]

Enough support from UK lawmakers to pass Brexit deal: parliament leader

Enough support from UK lawmakers to pass Brexit deal: parliament leader

Published 15/10/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - There is enough support among British lawmakers to pass a Brexit deal, the leader of the lower house of parliament Jacob Rees-Mogg [more…]

Irish PM’s popularity surges as Brexit takes centre stage: poll

Irish PM’s popularity surges as Brexit takes centre stage: poll

Published 15/10/2019

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar’s approval rating has jumped sharply as voters back his government’s approach on Brexit ahead of a parliamentary [more…]

Neil Woodford sacked as flagship Equity Income Fund to be shut

Neil Woodford sacked as flagship Equity Income Fund to be shut

Published 15/10/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Neil Woodford has been ousted as manager of his flagship LF Woodford Equity Income Fund, which will now be wound up to [more…]

British police order a halt to climate change protests in London

British police order a halt to climate change protests in London

Published 15/10/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British police have ordered a halt to Extinction Rebellion protests in London after a week of civil disobedience by climate change activists [more…]

Climate change activists protest against British high-speed train line

Climate change activists protest against British high-speed train line

Published 15/10/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Climate change activists, including one of the founders of Extinction Rebellion, targeted Britain’s transport ministry in central London on Tuesday to protest [more…]