Last Build Date: Fri, 28 Oct 2016 11:58:58 EDTCopyright: copyright © 2016 Dow Jones & Company, Inc.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 02:30:08 EDTU.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.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 11:45:04 EDTThe U.K’s decent third-quarter GDP growth is good news. But uncertainty about Brexit will weigh on markets.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:35:07 EDTThe 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.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:04:51 EDTWhile French officials called the evacuation of the ‘Jungle’ camp a success, some migrants fled and those who were moved face new challenges.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:03:11 EDTPresident 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.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 22:10:09 EDTA 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.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 00:05:13 EDTLarge 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.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 05:48:29 EDTRussia 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.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:56:00 EDTGreece’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.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:10:32 EDTThe 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.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:00:18 EDTEuropean 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.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:17:30 EDTFrench 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.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:19:07 EDTCoalition is preparing to launch invasion of Raqqa before Mosul operation is done, U.S. defense secretary said, signalling urgency to stop militants from regrouping.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:00:28 EDTBelgium 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.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:06:34 EDTGerman 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.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 05:54:00 EDTPutin’s government has stepped up survival drills amid a showdown with Washington, dusting off Soviet-era civil-defense plans and upgrading bomb shelters.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 00:56:53 EDTThe 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.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:45:17 EDTPrime 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.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 14:30:38 EDTMariano 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.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:03:52 EDTThe 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.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:27:41 EDTObjections from a Belgian region have imperiled the pact, adding to questions about the bloc’s ability to handle future shocks.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 06:37:58 EDTThe 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.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 12:56:20 EDTHungarian 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.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:12:56 EDTA 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.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:53:36 EDTIn 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.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:55:56 EDTBritish 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.