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  • LONDON, Sept 25- German digital map maker HERE will introduce a new set of traffic services this week that allows drivers to see for themselves what live road conditions are like miles ahead using data from competing automakers, an industry first. The Berlin- based company, owned by Germany's three premium automakers, will provide four services in which drivers...

  • LONDON, Sept 25- German digital map maker HERE will introduce a new set of traffic services this week that allows drivers to see for themselves what live road conditions are like miles ahead using data from competing automakers, an industry first. The Berlin- based company, owned by Germany's three premium automakers, will provide four services in which drivers...

  • LONDON, Sept 25- German digital map maker HERE will introduce a new set of traffic services this week that allows drivers to see for themselves what live road conditions are like miles ahead using data from competing automakers, an industry first. The Berlin- based company, owned by Germany's three premium automakers, will provide four services in which drivers...

  • LONDON, Sept 25- German digital map maker HERE will introduce a new set of traffic services this week that allows drivers to see for themselves what live road conditions are like miles ahead using data from competing automakers, an industry first. The Berlin- based company, owned by Germany's three premium automakers, will provide four services in which drivers...

  • *Draghi to defend ECB policies in Bundestag this week. BERLIN, Sept 25- Michael Stuebgen, a conservative member of the German parliament, was speaking with the head of a local savings bank recently about the European Central Bank's quantitative easing program. Stuebgen, a spokesman on European affairs for Chancellor Angela Merkel's party in the Bundestag,...

  • *European businesses oppose special deal for Britain. *UK says firms need access to London financial services. Britain wants a trade deal that gives London's financial district, known as the City, access to EU clients while allowing the government to restrict migration from the bloc- something at odds with the basic rules of the European Union.

  • Conservative MP Boris Johnson speaks as he visits Bristol on May 14, 2016 in Bristol, England.

    U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson had on Thursday described one of the the EU's key positions on the negotiations as "complete baloney."

  • Secretary of State John Kerry and his counterparts from the European Union, United Kingdom, France, Germany and Italy meet at Tufts University to discuss a range of issues- 1545 GMT. MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 26 BELLINGHAM, United States- Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz gives a speech at Western Washington University- 2300 GMT. MINNEAPOLIS, United States- Federal...

  • Secretary of State John Kerry and his counterparts from the European Union, United Kingdom, France, Germany and Italy meet at Tufts University to discuss a range of issues- 1545 GMT. MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 26 BELLINGHAM, United States- Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz gives a speech at Western Washington University- 2300 GMT. MINNEAPOLIS, United States- Federal...

  • WASHINGTON— Commerce Department releases new home sales for August, 10 a.m.. WASHINGTON— Commerce Department releases durable goods for August, 8:30 a.m.; Federal Reserve Chair Yellen testifies to House Financial Services Committee about bank regulation, 10 a.m.. WASHINGTON— Labor Department releases weekly jobless claims, 8:30 a.m.; Commerce Department...

  • BERLIN— Germany's finance minister has poured scorn on Britain's bid to keep its access to the European Union's single market while restricting EU immigration when it leaves the bloc. Wolfgang Schaeuble suggested Friday that he would be willing to provide Britain's top diplomat with a refresher course in how one of the EU's central treaties works— in English,...

  • BERLIN— German weekly Der Spiegel reports that the country's army hacked a mobile phone company in Afghanistan to help free a kidnapped aid worker. Der Spiegel reports that the German army's computer network operations unit, or CNO, conducted its first ever cyberattack in the fall of 2015.. Defense Ministry spokesman Michael Henjes said members of the German...

  • NEW DELHI, Sept 23- A Samsung Electronics smartphone stored in an overhead baggage compartment on an Indian plane emitted smoke in mid-flight on Friday, India's aviation regulator said, but there was no damage and the aircraft landed safely. Passengers on board an IndiGo flight smelled smoke coming from the baggage bin and alerted cabin crew who saw sparks and...

  • NEW YORK— After a yearlong renovation, an iron-hulled sailing ship built in 1885 is returning to New York City's seaport district as the centerpiece of a museum that is making a comeback after having the wind knocked out of its sails after Superstorm Sandy. The Wavertree, one of the last large sailing ships made of wrought-iron and the largest still afloat, is...

  • FRANKFURT, Sept 23- Innogy, the renewables, network and retail business of utility RWE, could fetch up to 5 billion euros when it lists next month to become Germany's biggest IPO since the tech boom at the turn of the millennium. RWE's debt is 28.3 billion euros, E.ON' s 25.5 billion. By pooling and listing its healthy assets-- grids, retail and renewables-- as a separate...

  • BERLIN, Sept 23- France and Germany warned on Friday against the introduction of new rules that would force banks to set aside more capital, saying this could choke off private lending and hurt growth prospects. Speaking after a meeting of the German-French economic council in Berlin, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble and his French counterpart...

  • 3 month anniversary of the Brexit referendum

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including tourism spending in the United Kingdom climbing after the Brexit vote.

  • BERLIN— German security officials say a cyberattack believed to be directed by Russia targeted journalists and lawmakers in recent weeks. The domestic intelligence agency BfV says the German Parliament, at least two political parties and an unidentified media company were targeted in a sophisticated email phishing attempt between Aug. 15 and Sept. 15.

  • FRANKFURT, Sept 23- Innogy, the renewables, network and retail business of German utility RWE, could fetch up to 5 billion euros and raise the largest amount in an initial public offering in Europe for nine years when it lists next month. Germany's No.2 utility is pooling and listing its healthy assets-- grids, retail and renewables-- hoping to attract investors who...

  • BERLIN— German and French economic and financial leaders are meeting for talks focused on the strengthening of growth and investment in Europe, and the impact of Britain's vote to leave the European Union. The Berlin talks Friday, a regular meeting of the Franco-German Financial and Economic Council founded in 1988, brings together the economy and finance...