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  • LONDON- Bank of England Executive Director, Chris Salmon speaks at Foreign Exchange Industry event in London. FRANKFURT- European Central Bank Executive Board Member Peter Praet delivers speech at the "2017 Harvard Law Europe- US Symposium on International Financial Systems"- 1750 GMT. NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams...

  • LONDON- Bank of England Executive Director, Chris Salmon speaks at Foreign Exchange Industry event in London. FRANKFURT- European Central Bank Executive Board Member Peter Praet delivers speech at the "2017 Harvard Law Europe- US Symposium on International Financial Systems"- 1750 GMT. NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco President John Williams...

  • The London skyline is seen from the Shard, the tallest building in the European Union, as the sun sets on March 28, 2017 in London, England.

    Overseas companies that invest in the UK issued a flurry of warnings about the threat Brexit poses to their businesses, the FT reports.

  • The House votes 215-205 to repeal regulations requiring internet service providers to do more to protect customers' privacy than websites like Alphabet Inc's Google or Facebook Inc after the White House said it strongly supported the move. U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says the Senate will have a final vote on April 7 on Trump's Supreme Court...

  • House Speaker Paul Ryan stands by Devin Nunes, a White House ally who heads the House of Representatives Intelligence Committee and is under fire for his handling of an investigation into possible Russian ties to Trump's election campaign. Trump will attend a G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7-8, the White House says after Trump spoke by phone to German...

  • Trump will attend a G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7 and 8, the White House says after Trump spoke by phone to German Chancellor Angela Merkel. U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says the Senate will have a final vote on April 7 on Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court, Neil Gorsuch, even as more Democrats oppose his confirmation.

  • The top Republican in Congress stands by Devin Nunes, a Trump ally who heads the House of Representatives intelligence committee and is under fire for his handling of an investigation into possible Russian ties to the president's election campaign. Trump will attend a G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7 and 8, the White House said after Trump spoke by phone...

  • The top Republican in Congress stands by Devin Nunes, the head of the House of Representatives intelligence committee, who is under fire for his handling of an investigation into possible Russian ties to Trump's election campaign. Trump will attend a G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7 and 8, the White House said after Trump spoke by phone to German...

  • BRUSSELS, March 28- A joint bid by German cement producers HeidelbergCement and Schwenk for Cemex's Croatian business faces a European Union veto, two sources said on Tuesday. There is still a chance that European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager may be convinced by the concession, the people said. HeidelbergCement and Schwenk want to buy Cemex...

  • *Concerns rivals could buy shares if Qatar sells. LONDON/ FRANKFURT, March 28- A merger of Hapag-Lloyd and United Arab Shipping Company has hit a snag, with the German shipping line and some banks seeking assurances that UASC's top shareholder Qatar remain committed to the deal for the long term, sources say. Two finance sources, who declined to be identified citing...

  • LONDON, March 28- Currency traders showed little sign of heightened nerves on Tuesday ahead of Britain's formal launch of negotiations on leaving the European Union. British Prime Minister Theresa May will trigger Article 50 of the EU's Lisbon Treaty with a formal notification of Britain's intent to leave the bloc on Wednesday, kicking off a two-year period...

  • LONDON, March 28- Banks are treading carefully, enacting two-stage contingency plans, to avoid losing nervous London- based staff as they work out how many jobs will have to move to continental Europe as Britain exits the European Union. British Prime Minister Theresa May will trigger formal EU divorce proceedings on Wednesday, launching two years of...

  • BERLIN— Leftist protesters are claiming responsibility for torching a half dozen police transport vehicles in Hamburg ahead of this year's G-20 summit in Germany. In a message on a leftist forum online, an anonymous poster wrote the attack was meant to "heat up the days before the summit," the dpa news agency reported Tuesday. The G-20 summit is planned for July 7...

  • LONDON, March 28- Sterling traded within a tight range on Tuesday, outperforming other major peers against the dollar, apparently disregarding Britain's looming formal launch of negotiations on leaving the European Union. British Prime Minister Theresa May will trigger Article 50 of the EU constitution with a formal notification of Britain's intent to...

  • LONDON, March 28- Sterling traded within a tight range on Tuesday, outperforming other major peers against the dollar, apparently disregarding Britain's looming formal launch of negotiations on leaving the European Union. British Prime Minister Theresa May will trigger Article 50 of the EU constitution with a formal notification of Britain's intent to...

  • BERLIN— A union representing ground staff at Berlin's two airports says it has reached a deal to end a pay dispute that resulted in a string of recent strikes. The ground staff staged three full-day walkouts earlier this month, forcing the cancellation of most flights to and from Berlin. A former regional government minister, Ehrhart Koerting, was then called in...

  • *Spot gold was mostly unchanged at $1,254.12 per ounce at 0102 GMT, after touching $1,261.03, the highest in a month, in the previous session. *Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Robert Kaplan said on Monday that he will support further interest rate hikes if the U.S. economy continues to make progress towards its goals of full employment and 2- percent...

  • MORGANTOWN, United States- Federal Reserve Board Governor, Jerome Powell speaks on " America's Central Bank: This History and Structure of the Federal Reserve" before the West Virginia University College of Business and Economics Distinguished Speaker Series 2030 GMT. ONTARIO- Bank of Canada Governor, Stephen Poloz will give speech at Durham College, UOIT and...

  • MORGANTOWN, United States- Federal Reserve Board Governor, Jerome Powell speaks on " America's Central Bank: This History and Structure of the Federal Reserve" before the West Virginia University College of Business and Economics Distinguished Speaker Series 2030 GMT. ONTARIO- Bank of Canada Governor, Stephen Poloz will give speech at Durham College, UOIT and...

  • Chief Executive Craig Kreeger put the impact on profits of Britain's decision to leave the European Union at around 50 million pounds after the carrier reported a 2 percent increase in underlying pretax profit for 2016 to 23 million pounds. Virgin Atlantic, which is owned by founder Richard Branson's Virgin Group with 51 percent and U.S. carrier Delta Air...