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  • 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...

  • 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/ 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...

  • *Britain to leave bloc in 2019, deal or no deal. BRUSSELS, July 20- British and EU chief negotiators laid out their opening positions in a first full round of Brexit talks that confirmed some common ground on how Britain will leave the European Union, but little compromise on key disputes. David Davis and Michel Barnier said on Thursday that four "constructive" days...

  • *Britain to leave bloc in 2019, deal or no deal. BRUSSELS, July 20- British and EU chief negotiators laid out their opening positions in a first full round of Brexit talks that confirmed some common ground on how Britain will leave the European Union, but little compromise on key disputes. David Davis and Michel Barnier said on Thursday that four "constructive" days...

  • *Britain to leave bloc in 2019, deal or no deal. BRUSSELS, July 20- British and EU chief negotiators laid out their opening positions in a first full round of Brexit talks that confirmed some common ground on how Britain will leave the European Union, but little compromise on key disputes. David Davis and Michel Barnier said on Thursday that four "constructive" days...

  • *Britain to leave bloc in 2019, deal or no deal. BRUSSELS, July 20- British and EU chief negotiators laid out their opening positions in a first full round of Brexit talks that confirmed some common ground on how Britain will leave the European Union, but little compromise on key disputes. David Davis and Michel Barnier said on Thursday that four "constructive" days...

  • LONDON, July 20- Banks which are shifting operations to avoid disruption once Britain leaves the European Union hope only a handful of people will eventually have to leave London, industry sources say. Along with other banks, they are planning for a worst-case scenario as they say they do not have time to wait to see how Britain's talks with Brussels unfold.

  • BRUSSELS _ Wabco Holdings Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter profit of $87.2 million. Wabco expects full-year earnings in the range of $6.05 to $6.35 per share, with revenue in the range of $3.03 billion to $3.1 billion. Wabco shares have risen 23 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • News that the allies will begin exploring their post-Brexit economic relationship comes in the first week of negotiations in Brussels between Britain and the European Union on Britain's departure from the European Union. Britain will not be free to agree new trade deals until it has left the EU in 2019.. The sides want to ensure there is no disruption to...

  • LONDON/ GENEVA, July 19- U.S. President Donald Trump's plan to impose steel import tariffs for national security reasons would likely trigger a swift "safeguard" action by the European Union, political and industry sources said. Challenging the plan through the World Trade Organization's dispute system would take years.

  • PARIS, July 19- EU judges will have to decide whether Alphabet's Google has to remove certain web search results globally to comply with a previous privacy ruling after France's supreme administrative court referred the issue to the top EU court. Having been fined 100,000 euros by CNIL in March 2016 for not delisting across national borders, Google appealed to...

  • BRUSSELS/ WARSAW, July 19- Poland could face punishment by the European Union if Warsaw does not halt judicial reforms which the bloc's executive said on Wednesday would put its courts under government control. "These laws considerably increase the systemic threats to the rule of law," the European Commission's First Vice-President Frans Timmermans told a...