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  • *Eurotunnel expects growth in Britain despite Brexit. Eurotunnel carries Eurostar high-speed trains between Paris, Brussels and London, as well as shuttle trains containing passenger cars, coaches and freight trucks. Eurotunnel lost as much as a third of its market value in the immediate aftermath of Britain's vote in favour of Brexit and leaving the...

  • ST PETERSBURG, Russia, July 24- Russia faces no risks due to a scandal over illegal deliveries of Siemens turbines to sanctions-hit Crimea, because the products supplied by the German company are also supplied by other producers, Russia's energy minister said on Monday. Asked whether the row could hit Russia's oil sector, Alexander Novak told reporters: "We have a...

  • BRUSSELS, July 24- European Commission preparations to retaliate against proposed new U.S. sanctions on Russia that could affect European firms are likely to face resistance within a bloc divided on how to deal with Moscow, diplomats, officials and experts say. A bill agreed by U.S. Senate and House leaders foresees fines for companies aiding Russia to build...

  • BRUSSELS— European Union officials are "activating all diplomatic channels" to press home their concerns that looming U.S. energy sanctions against Russia could affect Europe's energy supplies, a spokesman said Monday. In a joint statement last month, Austria's Chancellor Christian Kern and Germany's Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel cited a section of the...

  • BUDAPEST, July 24- The Polish zloty jumped against the euro on Monday, prompting gains by other Central European currencies, after Polish President Andrzej Duda said he would veto disputed legislation to reform the judiciary. The decision was surprising as Duda has been seen as an ally of the ruling, nationalist-minded Law and Justice party, which on Saturday...

  • LONDON— Lucy Harris thinks Britain's decision to leave the European Union is a dream come true. Harris, founder of the pro-Brexit group Leavers of London, says she is hopeful, rather than confident, that Britain will really cut its ties with the EU. After an election last month clipped the wings of Britain's Conservative government, remainers are gaining in...

  • BERLIN, July 21- Car industry officials and politicians in Germany have agreed to update the engine software of around 9 million diesel cars as part of a plan to avoid bans on diesel vehicles in major cities, industry and government sources said on Friday. Carmakers are under pressure from international regulators and local politicians in Germany to clean up...

  • PARIS— French President Emmanuel Macron is meeting with the European Union's chief Brexit negotiator with both men looking for more clarity from Britain over its departure from the bloc. While Britain's Brexit minister, David Davis, sounded upbeat about the discussions, Barnier urged Britain to flesh out its positions on several issues that need settling...

  • BRUSSELS/ LONDON, July 20- The European Union and Britain offered few compromises at their first full round of Brexit talks which ended on Thursday, and the pound fell on worries that British ministers were prepared to walk away without a deal. Separately, academics warned of "widespread, damaging and pervasive" costs if Britain failed to reach at least a...

  • BRUSSELS/ LONDON, July 20- The European Union and Britain offered few compromises at their first full round of Brexit talks which ended on Thursday, and the pound fell on worries that British ministers were prepared to walk away without a divorce deal. Separately, academics warned of "widespread, damaging and pervasive" costs if Britain failed to reach at least a...

  • EU SAYS: Britain must pay a share of money the EU committed to spend when it was a member state and this will have to be paid after it leaves on March 30, 2019. CRUNCH: The EU wants Britain to make a counter-offer of how its bill should be settled and warns that failure to compromise on a "methodology" for calculating it would stymie British hopes of the EU opening talks...

  • EU SAYS: Britain must pay a share of money the EU committed to spend when it was a member state and this will have to be paid after it leaves on March 30, 2019. CRUNCH: The EU wants Britain to make a counter-offer of how its bill should be settled and warns that failure to compromise on a "methodology" for calculating it would stymie British hopes of the EU opening talks...

  • EU SAYS: Britain must pay a share of money the EU committed to spend when it was a member state and this will have to be paid after it leaves on March 30, 2019. CRUNCH: The EU wants Britain to make a counter-offer of how its bill should be settled and warns that failure to compromise on a "methodology" for calculating it would stymie British hopes of the EU opening talks...

  • EU SAYS: Britain must pay a share of money the EU committed to spend when it was a member state and this will have to be paid after it leaves on March 30, 2019. CRUNCH: The EU wants Britain to make a counter-offer of how its bill should be settled and warns that failure to compromise on a "methodology" for calculating it would stymie British hopes of the EU opening talks...

  • BRUSSELS, July 20- European steel association Eurofer criticized on Thursday measures set out by the European Commission to counter dumping of hot-rolled steel from Brazil, Iran, Russia and Ukraine. The Commission, which oversees trade policy in the 28- member European Union, has set out plans to levy tariffs of up to 33 percent on the steel grade, used in...

  • BRUSSELS, July 20- European steel association Eurofer criticised on Thursday measures set out by the European Commission to counter dumping of hot-rolled steel from Brazil, Iran, Russia and Ukraine. The Commission, which oversees trade policy in the 28- member European Union, has set out plans to levy tariffs of up to 33 percent on the steel grade, used in...

  • BRUSSELS/ LONDON, July 20- The European Union and Britain offered few compromises at their first full round of Brexit talks which ended on Thursday, and the pound fell on worries that British ministers were prepared to walk away without a divorce deal. While negotiators laid out their disagreements in Brussels, Prime Minister Theresa May met company bosses at...

  • EU SAYS: Britain must pay a share of money the EU committed to spend when it was a member state and this will have to be paid after it leaves on March 30, 2019. CRUNCH: The EU wants Britain to make a counter-offer of how its bill should be settled and warns that failure to compromise on a "methodology" for calculating it would stymie British hopes of the EU opening talks...

  • EU SAYS: Britain must pay a share of money the EU committed to spend when it was a member state and this will have to be paid after it leaves on March 30, 2019. CRUNCH: The EU wants Britain to make a counter-offer of how its bill should be settled and warns that failure to compromise on a "methodology" for calculating it would stymie British hopes of the EU opening talks...

  • EU SAYS: Britain must pay a share of money the EU committed to spend when it was a member state and this will have to be paid after it leaves on March 30, 2019. CRUNCH: The EU wants Britain to make a counter-offer of how its bill should be settled and warns that failure to compromise on a "methodology" for calculating it would stymie British hopes of the EU opening talks...