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London's City Faces Post-Brexit Dilemma

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 02:30:08 EDT

U.K.-based financial institutions will lose their passport to do business across the bloc when Britain leaves the EU, and bankers say the most likely alternative would be a poor substitute, Stephen Fidler writes.

U.K. Economy Can't Avoid Brexit Forever

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 11:45:04 EDT

The U.K’s decent third-quarter GDP growth is good news. But uncertainty about Brexit will weigh on markets.

Sweden Draws Closer to NATO as Russia Tensions Rise

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:35:07 EDT

The country is beginning to boost its homeland defense at a moment when the Baltic Sea has again become a hotbed of tensions, nearly a quarter-century after the downfall of the Soviet Union.

Razing of Calais 'Jungle' Relocates Migrant Crisis

Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:04:51 EDT

While French officials called the evacuation of the ‘Jungle’ camp a success, some migrants fled and those who were moved face new challenges.

Trump Speaks for the People, Putin Says

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:03:11 EDT

President Vladimir Putin said the Kremlin has no preference in the U.S. presidential elections but Republican candidate Donald Trump does reflect the needs of average people who object to entrenched power.

Belgium Breaks Deadlock Over EU-Canada Trade Deal

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 22:10:09 EDT

A planned trade deal between the EU and Canada overcame a key hurdle after Belgium said it would approve the accord, marking the end of a contentious process that threatened to derail the EU’s trade agenda.

Calais 'Jungle' Camp Set Alight as Migrants Leave

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 00:05:13 EDT

Large portions of a makeshift migrant camp in Calais known as the “Jungle” went up in flames as French authorities moved to shut down the camp.

Russia Withdraws Request to Spain to Refuel Syria-Bound Warships

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 05:48:29 EDT

Russia canceled a bid to have Syria-bound warships refuel on Spanish territory as tensions rose between Moscow and the West over Russian ships deploying in the Baltic Sea and new NATO measures to reinforce Eastern European allies.

Greece's Syriza Defiant After Judges Annul Key Policy

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:56:00 EDT

Greece’s ruling Syriza party vowed to continue fighting for its radical agenda after judges struck down its plan to revamp Greece’s media sector, the culmination of a weekslong power struggle.

U.K. to Send Formidable Force to Eastern Europe

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:10:32 EDT

The U.K. said it would deploy tanks and drones alongside 800 troops in Eastern Europe, the first of several expected moves by NATO to help counter growing fears about Russia in the region.

Draghi Defends ECB's Easy-Money Policies

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:00:18 EDT

European Central Bank President Mario Draghi launched a strong defense of the ECB’s easy-money policies, stressing that the central bank is committed to keeping interest rates low until it hits its inflation target.

French Authorities Begin to Dismantle Calais 'Jungle'

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:17:30 EDT

French authorities started tearing down sections of the sprawling migrant camp in the coastal town of Calais, as part of France’s most concerted effort so far to end a humanitarian crisis in its own backyard.

Allies Set Sights on Raqqa in Battle Against Militants

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:19:07 EDT

Coalition is preparing to launch invasion of Raqqa before Mosul operation is done, U.S. defense secretary said, signalling urgency to stop militants from regrouping.

EU, Canada Trade Deal Blocked by Belgian Opposition

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:00:28 EDT

Belgium said it wouldn’t support a trade deal between the European Union and Canada after one of its regions continued to block the pact, dashing hopes of signing the accord later this week.

Germany Inc. Sits on $500 Billion in Cash Amid Weak Outlook

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:06:34 EDT

German companies are sitting on a half-trillion dollars of cash but are reluctant to invest it in their own country, potentially threatening the country’s competitive edge and European growth.

Russians Conduct Nuclear-Bomb Survival Drills as Cold War Heats Up

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:54:00 EDT

Putin’s government has stepped up survival drills amid a showdown with Washington, dusting off Soviet-era civil-defense plans and upgrading bomb shelters.

French Authorities Begin Clearing 'Jungle' Migrant Camp in Calais

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 00:56:53 EDT

The French government has begun clearing the “Jungle,” a sprawling migrant camp along the English Channel that has become a symbol of Europe’s failure to manage the flow of migrants across its borders.

May Says U.K. Regions Will Have Say Over Brexit Terms

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:45:17 EDT

Prime Minister Theresa May tried to assure regional chiefs they will have a say in the U.K.’s departure from the EU, but Scotland’s leader expressed frustration with what she said was the continuing lack of information from London.

Spain Impasse Ends as Mariano Rajoy Is Assured Re-election

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 14:30:38 EDT

Mariano Rajoy, a prominent target of the antiestablishment fervor rising across Europe, was assured of re-election as prime minister when his Socialist rivals conceded defeat, ending Spain’s 10-month leadership impasse.

EU Sets Belgium CETA Ultimatum

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:03:52 EDT

The European Union is giving Belgium until Monday evening to decide whether it will agree to sign a trade deal with Canada after a Belgian region has persistently refused to support the accord.

EU Ponders Canada Trade Deal's Fate---And Its Own

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:27:41 EDT

Objections from a Belgian region have imperiled the pact, adding to questions about the bloc’s ability to handle future shocks.

Britain: Desperately Seeking Trade Expertise

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 06:37:58 EDT

The U.K. faces an unparalleled trade challenge of negotiating new trade terms with the EU and revamped accords with old allies and fast-growing markets, but its prowess on trade negotiating has atrophied since the 1970s.

Hungarian Premier Again Opposes EU on Immigration

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 12:56:20 EDT

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban criticized what he sees as a new oppressing force, the European Union, as he commemorated the 60th anniversary of the 1956 revolution against Soviet rule on Sunday.

Russian Warships Sail Through English Channel

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:12:56 EDT

A fleet of Russian warships, including the country’s sole aircraft carrier, sailed through the English Channel in a very public display of naval might after European leaders again called on Moscow to stop its attacks on Aleppo, Syria.

EU Queries Industry on Microsoft-LinkedIn Deal

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:53:36 EDT

In their review of Microsoft’s $26 billion acquisition of LinkedIn, European Union antitrust regulators are attempting to measure the rough value of the professional network’s data and whether rival sites can replicate it.

BAT Offers to Buy Remaining Reynolds Stake for $47 Billion

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:55:56 EDT

British American Tobacco said the deal for roughly 58% of Reynolds American would give it a major position in the U.S. tobacco market and high-growth emerging markets.