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Oil jumps above $61 on talk of further OPEC+ supply curbs

Oil jumps above $61 on talk of further OPEC+ supply curbs

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Oil jumped above $61 a barrel on Monday, supported by hints that OPEC and its allies may agree to deepen output cuts [more…]

UK manufacturers cut jobs at fastest rate since 2012: PMI

UK manufacturers cut jobs at fastest rate since 2012: PMI

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British manufacturers cut jobs last month at the fastest rate since 2012, a survey showed on Monday, as pressures from Brexit and [more…]

Ocado launches $642 million bond issue to fund robotic warehouse deals

Ocado launches $642 million bond issue to fund robotic warehouse deals

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British online grocer and technology company Ocado has launched a 500 million pounds ($642 million) convertible bond offering, partly to fund the [more…]

Britain to honor its dead with vigil after London Bridge attack

Britain to honor its dead with vigil after London Bridge attack

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will on Monday honor the two people who were killed when a militant knife man went on a stabbing spree near [more…]

Britain’s competition watchdog reviewing Google’s Looker buyout deal

Britain’s competition watchdog reviewing Google’s Looker buyout deal

Published 02/12/2019

(Reuters) - Britain’s competition watchdog on Monday said it was probing Google’s $2.6 billion buyout of privately held big-data analytics firm Looker Data Sciences. The [more…]

Just Eat investor Cat Rock puts 925 pence per share price on engagement with Prosus

Just Eat investor Cat Rock puts 925 pence per share price on engagement with Prosus

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Investors in Just Eat (JE.L) should back the all-share merger with Takeaway.com (TKWY.AS) unless rival bidder Prosus lifts its offer for the [more…]

A year in showbiz: court drama, box office records and a young billionaire

A year in showbiz: court drama, box office records and a young billionaire

Published 02/12/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - From the world’s youngest self-made billionaire to celebrities in court, the world of entertainment produced a wide array of headlines this year. [more…]

Team by team analysis of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Team by team analysis of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Published 01/12/2019

(Reuters) - Team by team analysis of Sunday’s season-ending Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix (listed in championship order): - MERCEDES (Lewis Hamilton 1, Valtteri [more…]

Motor racing: Hulkenberg bows out with fans voting him ‘Driver of the Day’

Motor racing: Hulkenberg bows out with fans voting him ‘Driver of the Day’

Published 01/12/2019

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Formula One fans gave Nico Hulkenberg a ‘Driver of the Day’ send-off on Sunday as the Renault driver bowed out with [more…]

Trump off to London for NATO summit, under pressure to steer clear of British election

Trump off to London for NATO summit, under pressure to steer clear of British election

Published 01/12/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump leaves on Monday for a NATO summit in London and he is under pressure from British Prime Minister [more…]