Posts Tagged ‘Europe’

Crypto exchange begins hiring spree in Europe and Asia

By BLOOMBERG
DUBAI • One of the world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchanges by traded volume is aiming to hire staff across Asia and Europe despite ...

Is Europe sleepwalking into another Balkan war?

Tensions are rising in Bosnia, where cultures and world powers have clashed for centuries
By Andrea Dudik & Jasmina Kuzmanovic / BLOOMBERG Sarajevo ...

Deadly pig virus outbreak worsens as fever hits western Europe

A deadly pig virus has been found in northwestern Europe for the first time in three decades, putting pork production in the world’s top exporter at ...

Outflows rock fund managers as Europe’s US$1t dream fades

London • Asset managers across Europe have long had their work cut out, with margins being squeezed and regulations pushing up costs. Now, add this to ...

Germany’s banks betting on tech to boost revenue

New York • German banks — jostling for position in one of Europe’s most competitive markets — will plow billions of euros into digitisation over coming ...

Trade spat turns to ‘war’ in growth threat

Tit-for-tat tariffs loom and central bankers warn of the risk to economic growth
SINGAPORE • Follow the latest global economic news and analyis ...

China’s demand for energy is lifting power cost across Europe

London • China’s rampant need for energy is boosting electricity prices across Europe, handing the continent’s utilities a much needed respite from turmoil ...

Thailand’s Minor to bid for all of Spain’s NH Hotel Group

By BLOOMBERG
MADRID • Thailand’s Minor International pcl said it would bid to acquire all of NH Hotel Group SA after agreeing to buy HNA Group Co’s ...

China opens Europe charm offensive on US

China’s new phase of ‘opening up’ translates into new opportunities for EU companies in finance, clean energy and environmental co-op
BEIJING • China ...

Gas supply crunch thwarts EU’s plan on fuel switch

Depleted gas stores after the coldest winter since 2012 have driven prices to their highest level in at least 5 years
London • Europe wants its ...

Germany blames trade weakness aggravating euro-area slowdown

Frankfurt • Growth slowed across the euro-area economy at the start of the year, with Germany seeing its pace of expansion cut in half amid weaker ...

Irish High Court refuses Facebook bid to delay privacy case referral

by REUTERS
DUBLIN – Ireland’s High Court refused a request by Facebook to delay a referral of a landmark privacy case to ...