Western Europe

Ex-Nissan Chairman Ghosn indicted on aggravated breach of trust charge

Ex-Nissan Chairman Ghosn indicted on aggravated breach of trust charge

Published 22/04/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese prosecutors indicted former Nissan Motor Co Chairman Carlos Ghosn on Monday on a charge of aggravated breach of trust, a Tokyo [more…]

Oil prices climb as U.S. set to end Iran sanction waivers

Oil prices climb as U.S. set to end Iran sanction waivers

Published 22/04/2019

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices jumped on Monday as the United States looked set to announce that all buyers of Iranian oil must end their [more…]

Ex-Nissan chairman Ghosn applies for bail over latest indictment

Ex-Nissan chairman Ghosn applies for bail over latest indictment

Published 22/04/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Carlos Ghosn on Monday applied for bail following his latest indictment over aggravated breach of trust, as the former Nissan Motor Co [more…]

Asia stocks slip, oil near six-month peak as U.S. prepares to…

Asia stocks slip, oil near six-month peak as U.S. prepares to…

Published 22/04/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares slipped on Monday, weighed down by underperforming Chinese stocks, while oil prices rallied on news the United States is likely [more…]

Factbox: Reaction to Sri Lanka attacks

Factbox: Reaction to Sri Lanka attacks

Published 22/04/2019

(Reuters) - Easter Sunday bomb blasts at three churches and four hotels in Sri Lanka killed more than 200 people and wounded at least 450, [more…]

Strong stock and bond markets at odds over global growth

Strong stock and bond markets at odds over global growth

Published 22/04/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - It looks like something has to give in global markets. Stocks and bonds around the world have rallied atypically together since [more…]

Incoming Japanese emperor’s life filled with breaks from tradition

Incoming Japanese emperor’s life filled with breaks from tradition

Published 22/04/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Crown Prince Naruhito, set to become Japan’s emperor on May 1, is known as an earnest, studious man who wooed and won [more…]

Top Democrats leave open option of Trump impeachment after Mueller…

Top Democrats leave open option of Trump impeachment after Mueller…

Published 22/04/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Top congressional Democrats left the door open on Sunday to the impeachment of U.S. President Donald Trump, but said they would first [more…]

France reach sixth Fed Cup final with win over Romania

France reach sixth Fed Cup final with win over Romania

Published 21/04/2019

ROUEN, France (Reuters) - Caroline Garcia and Kristina Mladenovic led France to their sixth Fed Cup final as they won the doubles to seal the [more…]

Fognini lands maiden Masters title in Monte Carlo

Fognini lands maiden Masters title in Monte Carlo

Published 21/04/2019

MONTE CARLO (Reuters) - Flamboyant Italian Fabio Fognini followed up his shock victory over Rafael Nadal with a 6-3 6-4 final win over Serbian Dusan [more…]