*Decision a blow for Japan's nascent defence export industry. SYDNEY/ TOKYO, April 26- France has beaten Japan and Germany to win a A $50 billion deal to build a fleet of 12 submarines for Australia, one of the world's most lucrative defence contracts, Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced on Tuesday. "The recommendation of our competitive...
Treasury Under Secretary Nathan Sheets participates in "U.S.- China Economic Engagement in 2016: A Conversation on China" before the 7th Annual China Business Conference hosted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce- 2130 GMT. NEW YORK- Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz gives a speech to the Investment Industry Association of Canada and Securities Industry and...
NEW DELHI, April 16- Negotiations for India to buy 36 French Rafale fighter jets are nearing the finish line, the Indian defence ministry said, with sources saying the price will be set at around $9 billion. Both sides had hoped to wrap up the strategic order during President Francois Hollande's visit for India's Republic Day celebration in January, but hard...
*Low turnout favours eurosceptics in Netherlands as in UK. BRUSSELS, April 7- The European Union's long-running problem with voters just got a little worse after the Dutch rejected an agreement on closer EU ties with Ukraine, highlighting the difficulties of further European integration. Coming less than three months before a British referendum on whether to...
In the aftermath of the Brussels attacks, Belgium has reintroduced border checks, drawing attention to Europe's open borders.
A suspect in last year's Paris terror attacks was captured after a shootout in Brussels, Reuters reported, citing local media.
After four years in the Elysée Palace, François Hollande has become a political puzzle, the Financial Times reports.
Jyrki Katainen, VP for jobs, growth, investment and competitiveness for the European Commission, says the jobs program announced by France's president has good elements.
Rainbow Murray, associate professor at Queen Mary University of London, discusses the political outlook for French President Francois Hollande in upcoming elections.
A landmark global climate accord has been presented, a "historic" measure for transforming the world's fossil fuel-driven economy within decades.
France has offered a key concession to the U.S. on the eve of historic climate talks in Paris, the Financial Times reports.
CNBC's John Harwood reports France and the U.S. want Syrian President Assad out but Russia does not.
Fmr. Gov. Bill Richardson, (D-N.M.), provides insight to building a strategy to fight the war on terrorism.
Tom Switzer, U.S. Studies Center research associate at the University of Sydney, says there are serious limits to how much a U.S.-led coalition can bring positive change in Syria.
Russia may trade an end of EU sanctions with cooperation on Syria, says Tina Burrett, assistant professor of political science at Sophia University.
President Obama says the U.S. faces no specific terrorist threat as travel for the Thanksgiving holiday increases.
An investigation into the November 13 attacks in Paris widened on Tuesday when Belgium issued a warrant for a "dangerous" new suspect.
Did Belgian bungling over jihadists lead to the Paris attacks? Are French jibes at their small neighbor a tactic to disguise failings closer to home?
President Obama and French President Francois Hollande pledge to broaden the scale of strikes on ISIS in Iraq and Syria.
CNBC's John Harwood reports President Obama and President Hollande will meet at the White House to talk about the fight against terrorism in the wake of the Paris attacks.