Tag Archives: Europe

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Daily Mail group sees higher full-year earnings

LONDON (Reuters) – Daily Mail & General Trust , the publisher of the Mail Online website, said its full-year earnings per share would come in ahead of market expectations due…

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Canada can't curb oil sands emissions fast enough: document

Emissions from Canada's oil sands will likely increase faster than new technologies can be developed to curb them, says a government document cited Wednesday by public broadcaster CBC. The memorandum…

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Banks fined $2.5 billion, to plead guilty to market rigging

WASHINGTON (AP) — Four huge banks will pay $2.5 billion in fines & plead guilty to criminally manipulating global currency market going back to 2007. JPMorgan Chase, Citigroup, Barclays &…

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Obama meets with advisers on Iraq, reaffirms support for Abadi – White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Barack Obama was briefed by his top national security advisers on Tuesday on the situation in Iraq & the strategy to counter Islamic State militants, the…

Europe dampens Greek hopes of swift deal as clock ticks

By Lefteris Papadimas & Jan Strupczewski ATHENS/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European lenders on Tuesday played down Greek hopes of a swift end to negotiations on an aid agreement & warned talks…

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Serco Closes In On Indian Unit Sale To CVC

Serco, the struggling outsourcing group which became embroiled in crisis over its handling of UK public sector contracts, is closing in on its biggest disposal since its new chief executive…

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Greek coast guard rescues 38 migrants off western coast

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Greek coast guard rescued 38 migrants Tuesday found on a small boat off the country's western coast in the Ionian Sea, following a search &…

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Q&A: Deezer CEO sees 'big' upside for music streaming

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hans-Holger Albrecht entered a crowded music-streaming market when he became CEO of Paris-based Deezer in February. A month after taking the helm, Jay Z relaunched Tidal…

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Chinese PM starts South American investment tour

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — China's Premier Li Keqiang will accelerate plans for an ambitious railway linking Brazil's Atlantic coast with a Pacific port in Peru, & announce billions in…

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Self-Driving Cars: 5 Problems That Need Solutions

Google recently released data showing that its self-driving cars have been involved in 11 minor crashes over the past six years, which has raised questions approximately when such autonomous vehicles…