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Philip Blenkinsop

ArcelorMittal cuts steel demand forecast, targets asset sales

Aug 01 2019

BRUSSELS The world's biggest steelmaker ArcelorMittal cut its forecast for global steel demand, with a sharper reduction now envisaged in Europe due to a lean automotive market.

Euro zone growth halves, inflation slows in spur for ECB

Jul 31 2019

BRUSSELS Euro zone economic growth halved in the second quarter and inflation slowed sharply in July, reinforcing market expectations that the European Central Bank will further ease monetary policy in September.

Heineken's beer boost offset by higher aluminum costs

Jul 29 2019

BRUSSELS Heineken NV on Monday missed estimates for first-half profits, as higher packaging costs offset increased beer sales, but the world's second-largest brewer stuck with its full-year profit growth forecast. | Video

Bully or broker: EU wonders which Boris Johnson will come to Brexit talks

Jul 27 2019

BRUSSELS/PARIS The European Union is offering new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson a wary welcome, insisting it will consider any detailed new ideas he has on Brexit but cautious lest his gambit is ultimately to blame Brussels for a no-deal departure.

Bully or broker: EU wonders which Boris Johnson will come to Brexit talks

Jul 27 2019

BRUSSELS/PARIS The European Union is offering new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson a wary welcome, insisting it will consider any detailed new ideas he has on Brexit but cautious lest his gambit is ultimately to blame Brussels for a no-deal departure.

Bully or broker: EU wonders which Boris Johnson will come to Brexit talks

Jul 27 2019

BRUSSELS/PARIS The European Union is offering new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson a wary welcome, insisting it will consider any detailed new ideas he has on Brexit but cautious lest his gambit is ultimately to blame Brussels for a no-deal departure.

Bully or broker: EU wonders which Boris Johnson will come to Brexit talks

Jul 27 2019

* Johnson prepared to go ahead with no-deal split if necessary

AB InBev profits as beer sales growth hits five-year high

Jul 25 2019

BRUSSELS Anheuser-Busch InBev , the world's largest brewer, beat earnings expectations after beer sales grew at their fastest pace in over five years, helped by increases in Latin America, Europe and Africa and a later Easter.

EU executive lays out rules to govern planned euro zone budget

Jul 24 2019

BRUSSELS The European Commission proposed on Wednesday rules to control a budget for the euro zone, despite ongoing disputes among its members over the planned budget's size and scope.

EU has 35 billion-euro list if U.S. hits its cars, trade chief says

Jul 23 2019

BRUSSELS The European Union will retaliate with extra duties on 35 billion euros ($39.1 billion) worth of U.S. goods if Washington imposes punitive tariffs on EU cars, the bloc's trade chief said on Tuesday.

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