Security alert at Berlin airport over man with wires in vest
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Merkel: Multilateral trade 'facing huge challenges'

Merkel: Multilateral trade 'facing huge challenges'

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Novartis announces job cuts in Switzerland, UK

Novartis announces job cuts in Switzerland, UK

Business 44m ago
Months before higher wages impact inflation - ECB's Praet

Months before higher wages impact inflation - ECB's Praet

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Workers from EU to lose advantage in UK post-Brexit

Workers from EU to lose advantage in UK post-Brexit

Politics 1h ago
  • Swedish parliament deposes PM Lofven in no-confidence vote
    Swedish parliament deposes PM Lofven in no-confidence vote
    Politics 1h ago

    The Swedish parliament ousted the country's Prime Minister Stefan Lofven (pictured) after the leader of the Social Democrat party failed to win a mandatory no-confidence vote held on Tuesday. Both the center-right Alliance parties an...

  • Europe opens higher despite trade, Brexit uncertainties
    Europe opens higher despite trade, Brexit uncertainties
    Markets 2h ago

    European stock markets started the Tuesday trading session with modest gains despite trade uncertainties stemming from the latest exchange of punitive trade measures between the United States and China which came into effect yesterday. E...

  • China: US 'holding knife' to its neck on trade
    China: US 'holding knife' to its neck on trade
    Economy | Politics 2h ago

    Chinese Commerce Ministry said on Tuesday that trade negotiations with the United States are at a risk, as Beijing does not feel it is on an equal footing with Washington. "Now that the United States has adopted such large-scale res...

  • Second Brexit vote wouldn't rule out remain option - Labour
    Second Brexit vote wouldn't rule out remain option - Labour
    Politics 2h ago

    A possible second referendum on the United Kingdom's departure from the European Union would not rule out the option of remaining in the bloc, the Labour Party spokesman Keir Starmer (pictured) told BBC on Tuesday. He added that the ...

  • Europe seen flat to lower amid trade troubles, UN meeting
    Europe seen flat to lower amid trade troubles, UN meeting
    Markets 3h ago

    European stock market futures indicated major indexes will open flat to lower on Tuesday with no progress in trade disagreements between the United States and China. US President Donald Trump signed on the sidelines of a United Nations s...

  • Asian markets mixed ahead of US-Japan trade talks
    Asian markets mixed ahead of US-Japan trade talks
    Markets 3h ago

    Markets in East Asia traded mixed on Tuesday, with stocks in Tokyo edging higher, while Mainland China's equities decreased. Investors were looking ahead at the meeting scheduled to begin later in the day in New York between the Unit...

  • German wholesale prices rise 0.3% in August
    German wholesale prices rise 0.3% in August
    Economy 3h ago

    Wholesale prices for goods in Germany rose 0.3% in August compared to the past month, the Federal Statistical Office of Germany Destatis reported on Tuesday. Compared to the same month a year ago, the prices increased by 3.8%. In July an...

  • BoJ's Kuroda commits to policy easing
    BoJ's Kuroda commits to policy easing
    Economy 3h ago

    Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Monday that the central bank doesn't have a timeframe for its policy of "powerful easing" and stressed the importance of keeping the interest rates low. However, he added, this...

  • Mogherini: Platform to be set up for trade with Iran
    Mogherini: Platform to be set up for trade with Iran
    Economy | Politics | World 5h ago

    Payment tools are apparently being assembled by signatories of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, which led to the abolishment of sanctions against Iran in early 2016. Following the announcement of withdrawal by the United States, t...

  • Instagram cofounders Systrom, Krieger resign
    Instagram cofounders Systrom, Krieger resign
    Business | Technology 6h ago

    Eight years after establishing the company, which was sold to Facebook Inc., Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger are departing. The social media empire payed $1 billion for Instagram in 2012.

    Systrom was focused on the product segment...

  • Trump: Kavanaugh is target of false accusations
    Trump: Kavanaugh is target of false accusations
    Politics 6h ago

    United States President Donald Trump increased his engagement in the process in the Senate regarding controversies about his nominee for the Supreme Court Brett Kavanaugh. The claims of sexual misconduct aren't genuine, he claimed.

  • China's stocks drop; Tokyo in slight advance
    China's stocks drop; Tokyo in slight advance
    Markets 6h ago

    A cautious tone was registered in the early trade on Tuesday in equities in Asia-Pacific. Stocks in mainland China headed lower after a short holiday, while South Korea's exchanges remained closed and Hong Kong had its own one-day br...

  • US prepares $330M plane parts sale to Taiwan
    US prepares $330M plane parts sale to Taiwan
    World 7h ago

    The United States Department of States issued an approval for a shipment of defense equipment worth $330 million to Taiwan, at a time when relations with the most populous nation are extremely strained, including the military sector. The...

  • Boeing, Leonardo get order for US Air Force
    Boeing, Leonardo get order for US Air Force
    Business 7h ago

    Boeing Co. said its MH-139 helicopters, based on Leonardo SpA's AW139, would replace the UH-1N Hueys of the United States Air Force. The program for 84 units starts with four units and the Italian company will build them in Philadelp...

  • Mattis dismisses threats from Iran, commits to Syria
    Mattis dismisses threats from Iran, commits to Syria
    World 8h ago

    Jim Mattis, United States secretary of defense, told reporters at the Pentagon that the strategy in Afghanistan would be adapted as Taliban insurgents are maintaining the intensity of attacks taking hundreds of lives of local forces. He ...