Euro Zone

Euro Zone coverage from Reuters.

Business News18 minutes ago

French President Emmanuel Macron listens to an employee as he visits Toyota's automobile manufacturing plant with French Minister of Public Action and Accounts Gerald Darmanin in Onnaing, France, January 22, 2018.  REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

France's prime minister on Monday renewed a push to tempt bankers to Paris after Britain leaves the European Union by pledging to temporarily exempt expats from paying into state pension schemes and making more places available in bilingual schools.

Business Newsan hour ago

Scotland's government thinks campaigns to halt Brexit have little chance but believes it can persuade British negotiators to try to stay in the European Union's single market, a senior Scottish minister said on Monday.

Environment2 hours ago

Austria is planning to sue the European Commission for allowing Hungary to expand its Paks atomic plant, it said on Monday, not viewing nuclear energy as the way to combat climate change or as being in the common European interest.

World News2 hours ago

France will hire an extra 95 customs officers this year to cope with the consequences of Brexit on its borders, officials said on Monday.

Business News3 hours ago

FILE PHOTO: New Land Rover cars are seen in a parking lot at the Jaguar Land Rover plant at Halewood in Liverpool, northern England, September 12 , 2016. REUTERS/Phil Noble/File Photo

Britain's biggest carmaker Jaguar Land Rover <TAMO.NS> will temporarily reduce production at its northern English car plant in Halewood later this year in response to weakening demand due to Brexit and tax hikes on diesel cars.

World News4 hours ago

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Woody Johnson, U.S. ambassador to Britain stand outside the new U.S. embassy in London, January 22, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visited the new $1 billion U.S. embassy in London on Monday, just days after his boss Donald Trump criticized the move to new diplomatic premises as part of a bad deal agreed by the administration of Barack Obama.

World News5 hours ago

FILE PHOTO: Britain's Queen Elizabeth reads the Queen's Speech during the State Opening of Parliament in the House of Lords in London, Britain May 18, 2016.  REUTERS/Alastair Grant/Pool/File Photo

Legislation to end Britain's European Union membership begins months of debate in the upper house of parliament this month and is likely to be given a rough ride by largely pro-EU lawmakers.

World News6 hours ago

Italy's former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is seen during the television talk show "L'aria che tira" in Rome, Italy, January 18, 2018. REUTERS/Remo Casilli

Former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi said on Monday that his Forza Italia (Go Italy) party would seek to ensure Italy respected the EU's limit on budget deficits if it was elected to power.

Business News7 hours ago

Britain will be leaving the EU's customs union to strike its own free trade deals and has had positive responses from countries with which ministers have held preliminary trade talks, a spokesman for Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday.

World News7 hours ago

The United Kingdom Independence Party, which transformed British politics by securing a referendum on EU membership, was close to meltdown on Monday over the fate of its leader whose lover made racist comments about Prince Harry’s fiancee Meghan Markle.

World News8 hours ago

FILE PHOTO: A giant logo is seen at Facebook's headquarters in London, Britain, December 4, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Facebook Inc <FB.O> warned on Monday that it could offer no assurance that social media was on balance good for democracy, but the company said it was trying what it could to stop alleged meddling in elections by Russia or anyone else.

Business News9 hours ago

Shoppers carry bags as they do their Christmas shopping on Oxford Street in London, Britain December 22, 2017. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Britain's economy is likely to do better in 2018 than many forecasts suggest and the benefits of global growth in the coming years will "easily dwarf" any hit from leaving the European Union, former Goldman Sachs economist Jim O'Neill said.

World News9 hours ago

FILE PHOTO: Brexit campaigner and Member of the European Parliament Nigel Farage takes part in a voting session at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, January 16, 2018.  REUTERS/Vincent Kessler

Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage said on Monday that he was not thinking of creating a new party and doubted that he would return to frontline British politics.

World News11 hours ago

FILE PHOTO: Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street in London, January 10, 2018 REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/Files

The British government believes the question of whether it alone can stop Brexit is irrelevant, since it does not intend to change its mind about leaving the European Union, according to its response to a legal challenge by Scottish lawmakers opposed to Brexit.

World News20 hours ago

A staff member removes the Iranian flag from the stage after a group picture with foreign ministers and representatives of the U.S., Iran, China, Russia, Britain, Germany, France and the European Union during the Iran nuclear talks at the Vienna International Center in Vienna, Austria July 14, 2015. REUTERS/Carlos Barria/File Photo

A day before Donald Trump's Jan. 12 ultimatum to "fix" the Iran nuclear deal, European powers met Iran's foreign minister to show support for it, but the effort failed to soften Trump's aversion to the accord, U.S. and European officials said.

Business Newsa day ago

A 3D-printed Facebook logo is seen in front of the logo of the European Union in this picture illustration made in Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina on May 15, 2015.  REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

Facebook executives are fanning out across Europe this week to address the social media giant’s slow response to abuses on its platform, seeking to avoid further legislation along the lines of a new hate speech law in Germany it says goes too far.

Business Newsa day ago

Protesters wave the EU and Union flags outside the Palace of Westminster, London, Britain, December 20, 2017. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

Britain must stay in a comprehensive customs union with the European Union in order to preserve trade in its biggest markets after Brexit, the business lobby group CBI said on Sunday.

World News2 days ago

German Chancellor Angela Merkel speaks during a joint news conference with Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borissov in Sofia, Bulgaria, January 20, 2018. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov

Germany's Angela Merkel welcomed on Saturday a Bulgarian plan to host a European Union-Turkey working meeting to try to improve strained ties and clear the ground for an eventual possible summit.

World News2 days ago

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May and France's President Emmanuel Macron hold a news conference at the Royal Military Academy in Sandhurst, Britain,  January 18, 2018. REUTERS/Stefan Rousseau/Pool

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Saturday Britain would be able to have a bespoke deal with the European Union after Brexit, one of Prime Minister Theresa May's objectives.

World News2 days ago

FILE PHOTO: Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams laughs as Mary Lou McDonald watches after a pre-election news conference in Dublin, Ireland February 24, 2016.  REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne/File Photo

Mary Lou McDonald will succeed Gerry Adams as Sinn Fein leader, the party said on Saturday, completing a generational shift for the Irish nationalist party as it bids to enter government on both sides of the Irish border.

0 : 0
  • narrow-browser-and-phone
  • medium-browser-and-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser
  • wide-browser-and-larger
  • medium-browser-and-landscape-tablet
  • medium-wide-browser-and-larger
  • above-phone
  • portrait-tablet-and-above
  • above-portrait-tablet
  • landscape-tablet-and-above
  • landscape-tablet-and-medium-wide-browser
  • portrait-tablet-and-below
  • landscape-tablet-and-below