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  • *Heathrow plan provides greatest benefits, commission says. Proposals to expand Heathrow in densely populated west London are politically divisive and likely to fuel tensions in the ruling Conservative party. Cameron set the deadline after a government-appointed commission selected Heathrow, Britain's busiest airport, as the preferred location for...

  • LONDON, July 1- Sales of transport fuels have exceeded all expectations this year, making demand from reviving economies the mantra of bulls who say the oil price is well on the mend. But warning signs, especially in Europe, may derail that view. Gasoline consumption has bounced far higher, with U.S. drivers joining those in India, Indonesia and China in driving more...

  • *Heathrow plan provides greatest benefits, commission says. Proposals to expand Heathrow in densely-populated west London are politically divisive and likely to fuel tensions in the ruling Conservative party. After a three-year study, the Airports Commission, as expected, selected a new runway at Heathrow over two other shortlisted options, arguing that it...

  • LONDON- Bank of England publishes financial stability report, followed by Governor Mark Carney's news conference- 0930 GMT. FRANKFURT- European Central Bank Governing Council meeting. BERLIN- European Central Bank Governing Council member Jens Weidmann and Bundesbank Vice President Claudia Buch to participate in cabinet meeting of the federal...

  • THE HAGUE, Netherlands— Eurogroup chief says' it would be crazy to extend' Greek program under current circumstances.

  • MOSCOW— Russian investigators announced Tuesday they are reopening the case of the 1998 killing of a Siberian mayor and consider former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky a prime suspect. Khodorkovsky has lived in exile in Switzerland since his 2013 release from prison, where he spent 10 years on charges of tax evasion, embezzlement and money laundering that...

  • DIARY- Top Economic Events to July 10 Monday, 29 Jun 2015 | 8:01 PM ET

    LONDON- Reserve Bank of Australia Governor Glenn Stevens speaks at an event hosted by Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum- 0840 GMT. LONDON- Bank of England's Paul Fisher speaks at the Financial Times Future of Insurance event- 0840 GMT. VIENNA- European Central Bank Governing Council member Ewald Nowotny to give a keynote speech at "Raiffeisen...

  • Asia oil pricing change to raise trade volumes Thursday, 25 Jun 2015 | 11:44 PM ET

    The change in how fuel oil, diesel, jet fuel and gasoline are assessed for loadings out of Singapore and Malaysia takes a borderless approach similar to that in the world's largest oil storage hub Amsterdam- Rotterdam- Antwerp. The main change is that from July in Platts' free-on-board Singapore price assessments- the basis for most contract and spot deals done in...

  • Hedge funds say au revoir to glitzy Monaco bash Thursday, 25 Jun 2015 | 1:32 PM ET

    *Top industry conference heads to Amsterdam. MONACO, June 25- Ferraris, super-yachts and free-flowing champagne- for a decade, Monaco and hedge funds have gone hand-in-hand. As the warm Mediterranean sun set over Le Méridien Beach Plaza hotel in the small principality, attendees could look forward to next year's event in Amsterdam.

  • Landmark Dutch ruling: Cut emissions to protect citizens Wednesday, 24 Jun 2015 | 5:07 AM ET

    Climate activists in a packed courtroom in The Hague erupted into cheers as Presiding Judge Hans Hofhuis told Dutch authorities to cut the country's greenhouse gas emissions by at least 25 percent by 2020 from benchmark 1990 levels. "The verdict is a milestone in the history of climate legislation, because it is the first time that a government was ordered to...

  • THE HAGUE, Netherlands— Dutch retailer Royal Ahold NV, which operates U.S. supermarket chains Stop& Shop and Giant, has agreed to merge with its Belgian counterpart Delhaize Group, in a deal that creates a $29 billion company that will serve over 50 million customers a week across the Atlantic. Delhaize, which owns supermarkets throughout Belgium, also operates...

  • Dutch government cuts gas drilling in quake-hit region Tuesday, 23 Jun 2015 | 8:14 AM ET

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands— The Dutch government is further cutting production of natural gas in the north of the country in an attempt to reduce the number of small earthquakes blamed on the drilling. Economic Affairs Minister Henk Kamp announced Tuesday that production in the Groningen region this year will be brought back to 30 billion cubic meters of gas from...

  • But the country's top two airports Heathrow and Gatwick are at and near to maximum capacity and losing passengers to booming hubs like Dubai and Amsterdam's Schiphol that can offer more flights to new destinations like China. Now a government-appointed Airports Commission will emerge from three years of consideration to say in the next few weeks whether...

  • ST. PETERSBURG, Russia— Despite the showdown with the West over Ukraine, Moscow wants to cooperate with Washington and its allies in dealing with the threat posed by the Islamic State group and other global challenges, President Vladimir Putin said Friday as he tried to allay investors' fears over Russia's course. Speaking at a major economic forum, Putin also...

  • AMSTERDAM, June 18- A wave of consolidation among Europe's banks in the aftermath of the financial crisis could end up creating banks that are considered too big to fail, the Dutch central bank warned in a report on Thursday. Outlining its vision for the future of Dutch banking, the central bank said Europe's banking union and comprehensive asset review had...

  • MOSCOW— The Russian government on Thursday strongly condemned the freezing of Russian accounts in France and Belgium as part of an effort to enforce a $50 billion judgment for the destruction of the Yukos oil company. The Foreign Ministry on Thursday summoned Belgium's ambassador and warned that Moscow would consider taking similar action against Belgian...

  • An international arbitration court ruled last July that Russia must pay $50 billion for expropriating the assets of Yukos, which was once Russia's biggest oil producer and was run by Mikhail Khodorkovsky, a businessman who used to be Russia's richest man but fell out with the Kremlin. The GML group of former shareholders who made the claim said then it would be...

  • *Varo Energy seeking to expand its northern Europe turf. LONDON, June 16- A fast-growing European oil venture between the world's top energy trader Vitol and private equity firm Carlyle Group is attempting to cash in where the industry's biggest companies have struggled for years. The merged company controls businesses from oil production to refineries to...

  • *Saudi Arabia says ready to increase crude supply. LONDON, June 12- Oil prices slipped on Friday after the world's top crude exporter Saudi Arabia said it was ready to raise output to new record highs, potentially adding to a global supply glut. The U.S. currency strengthened against the euro, also weighing on dollar-denominated oil, after the International...

  • SINGAPORE, June 12- Oil futures dipped on Friday after Saudi Arabia said it was ready to raise output further to meet strong demand. But the rally was halted by a dimming global economic outlook as well as top crude exporter Saudi Arabia saying it was ready to increase its oil output in coming months to a record high to meet a rise in global demand.