Posts Tagged ‘Europe’

Iran warns Europe against escalation over nuclear move

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Iran warned European countries on Monday against any escalatory response to its move to breach the uranium enrichment cap set by a ...

France prepares for new heat record, as Spain battles wildfire

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Temperatures in France are expected to reach a record-breaking high on Friday, as Europe continues to endure a sweltering heatwave ...

Sweltering Europe braces for peak of record heatwave

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Europeans braced Thursday for the expected peak of a sweltering heatwave that has sent temperatures soaring above 40 degrees ...

Europe ‘dangerously behind’ on deforestation goals

By BLOOMBERG
LONDON • European companies aren’t doing enough to slow deforestation as they’re buying too much of commodities such as soybeans and palm ...

Europe’s economy not yet on solid ground as businesses sweat

Euro-area GDP growth tops expectations in the 1Q, but the damage so far has already pushed the ECB to delay interest-rate hikes
ZURICH • Europe has a ...

Fund managers roll on as M&A hopes spring eternal

By Mark Gilbert / BLOOMBERG
After trashing the share prices of European asset managers in 2018, stock market investors are showing the industry a lot ...

Investors brace for insights into world economy

By BLOOMBERG
LONDON • The world economy’s ability to rebound from its recent soft patch will be tested anew this week as data is released from ...

Is Spain about to become the next Italy?

By Ferdinando Giugliano / BLOOMBERG
Anti-establishment parties have made real inroads in southern Europe in recent years, taking power in Italy and ...

Chinese growth eases sting of another drop in Europe auto sales

By BLOOMBERG
MUNICH • European car sales declined for a seventh straight month, though the drop was overshadowed by a rebounding economy in China, the ...

Huawei escaping European ban, but 5G regulators are closing in

While no European agency has targeted Huawei by name, US warnings haven’t fallen on deaf ears
LONDON • Huawei Technologies Co Ltd’s ability to make ...

India’s Reliance Communications denies France gave waiver on unit’s tax dues

This concerns past negotiations to become Dassault’s partner for a contract to sell fighter jets to India
NEW DELHI • Reliance Communications Ltd ...

Air freight decline adds to Europe’s growth concerns

By BLOOMBERG
FRANKFURT • Air freight movements in Europe are declining at the fastest pace in six years, joining a host of indicators that have raised ...