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Business 11 May 2017 | 11:03 PM

EU demands urgent talks with Washington over airline laptop ban

BRUSSELS: The European Union has demanded urgent talks with the United States over a possible extension to some European countries of a U.S. ban on airline passengers taking laptops into cabins, saying any security threats faced are common

Business 18 May 2012 | 12:00 AM

G8 leaders look to head off euro zone crisis

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Leaders of major industrial economies meet this weekend to try to head off a full-blown crisis in Europe where fears are growing that Greece could leave the euro zone bloc, threatening the future of the common currency.

Commodities 08 Sep 2016 | 1:00 AM

Asia shares near one-year top in early trade Thursday

SYDNEY: Asian shares hovered near one-year peaks on Thursday as investors awaited Chinese trade data and a policy meeting by the European Central Bank, where it may announce an extension of its asset buying campaign

Business 19 Jun 2019 | 12:00 AM

Redtape in cobalt country

KINSHASA: When a foreign investor with multimillion-dollar projects across Africa was told the president of Congo wanted to see him, he booked a suite at one of the country’s top hotels. After six days of waiting, he left.

Business 04 May 2018 | 12:00 AM

UK banks must be realistic about EU access after Brexit

Luxembourg says ambitious alternative is not practical

Corporate News 27 Jun 2016 | 10:12 AM

British stocks and pound continue to slide after Brexit vote

LONDON: The British stock market and the pound fell in value in early trading Monday even as Britain's finance minister insisted that the government was "equipped for whatever happens" as a result of last week's shock public vote to withdraw from the European Union.

Business 04 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Official: Portugal bailout to be US$115bil

LISBON, Portugal: Hard-up Portugal has negotiated an international bailout worth €78 billion (US$115 billion) over a three-year period, officials say.

Business 14 Jan 2004 | 12:00 AM

Europe worried about ‘brutal’ currency moves

Europe is concerned about 'brutal' currency movements, said European Central Bank (ECB) chief Jean-Claude Trichet, but a meeting of the world's top central bankers here did not discuss the US dollar's rapid slide as a risk to global economic recovery.