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German lawmakers back Greek bailout despite rebellion- Tsipras sacks dissenters

Published 17/07/2015

BERLIN German lawmakers gave their go-ahead on Friday for the euro zone to negotiate a third bailout for Greece, but a warning from Chancellor Angela [more…]

German lawmakers back Greek bailout talks despite rebellion

Published 17/07/2015

BERLIN German lawmakers gave their go ahead on Friday for the euro zone to negotiate a third bailout for Greece, heeding a warning from Chancellor [more…]

Eurogroup chief Dijsselbloem ‘certain’ to encounter problems on Greece

Published 17/07/2015

BRUSSELS The head of the Eurogroup Jeroen Dijsselbloem said on Friday he was "certain" there would be problems with Greece in the years to come [more…]

Citi posts highest profit since financial crisis, shares rise

Published 16/07/2015

Citigroup Inc, the third biggest U.S. bank by assets, reported its highest quarterly profit since the financial crisis as Chief Executive Michael Corbat's restructuring and [more…]

Twitter confirms purported Bloomberg story is false

Published 14/07/2015

A report claiming that Twitter Inc (TWTR.N) received an offer to be acquired for $31 billion attributed to Bloomberg LP is fake, Twitter and a [more…]

Australian tracking station to get first new images of Pluto

Published 14/07/2015

SYDNEY A space tracking station surrounded by cows in an Australian valley will on Tuesday become the first place in the world to get close-up [more…]

Euro zone clinches deal with Greece after all-night haggle

Published 13/07/2015

BRUSSELS Euro zone leaders clinched a deal with Greece on Monday to negotiate a third bailout to keep the near-bankrupt country in the euro zone [more…]

Iran negotiator says hopes for deal, can’t promise one by Tuesday

Published 13/07/2015

VIENNA A senior Iranian negotiator voiced hope on Monday that a nuclear deal with six major powers would be completed but cautioned that there was [more…]

Greek PM says secured debt restructuring to avoid “Grexit”

Published 13/07/2015

BRUSSELS Greece has secured debt restructuring and medium-term financing in a growth package worth 35 billion euros in a deal with its creditors that will [more…]

Oil tumbles as Iran nuclear deal looms

Published 13/07/2015

LONDON Oil prices tumbled on Monday as Iran and six world powers closed in on a final nuclear deal that would end sanctions on the [more…]