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  • GENEVA, July 8- The United States is seeking trade sanctions against India after winning a dispute at the World Trade Organization regarding Indian restrictions on imports of U.S. poultry meat, eggs and live pigs, the WTO said on Friday. The United States has requested a WTO meeting on July 19 to launch the claim for compensation, according to an agenda circulated...

  • LONDON, July 8- Goldman Sachs has hired former head of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso to be an advisor and non-executive chairman of its international business, as the U.S. bank grapples with the fallout from Britain's exit from the European Union. Barroso served as president of the European Commission, the EU's executive arm, from 2004 to 2014 and...

  • *In Brexit's shadow, NATO summit is Obama's last Europe trip. President Barack Obama urged NATO leaders on Friday to stand firm against a resurgent Russia over its seizure of Crimea from Ukraine and said Britain's vote to leave the European Union should not weaken the Western defence alliance. The 28- member NATO alliance will formally agree to deploy four...

  • GENEVA, July 8- The United States is seeking trade sanctions against India after winning a dispute at the World Trade Organization regarding Indian restrictions on imports of U.S. poultry and eggs, the WTO said on Friday. The United States has requested a WTO meeting on July 19 to launch the claim for compensation. In June last year the WTO ruled that India had...

  • SHANGHAI, July 8- Global trade is likely to remain sluggish going into the third quarter and vigilance is needed against any measures that limit trade and to counter "very damaging" anti-trade rhetoric, the head of the World Trade Organization said on Friday. "It is time for vigilance against measures that hamper and restrict trade and very damaging anti-trade...

  • BRUSSELS, July 8- Britain's ruling Conservative party has determined that either Theresa May or Andrea Leadsom will succeed David Cameron as prime minister on Sept. 9 and so negotiate British withdrawal from the European Union. EU leaders insist they will not allow any negotiation before Cameron's successor formally notifies them Britain is leaving under...

  • BRUSSELS, July 8- Britain's ruling Conservative party has determined that either Theresa May or Andrea Leadsom will succeed David Cameron as prime minister on Sept. 9 and so negotiate British withdrawal from the European Union. EU leaders insist they will not allow any negotiation before Cameron's successor formally notifies them Britain is leaving under...

  • BRUSSELS, July 8- Britain's ruling Conservative party has determined that either Theresa May or Andrea Leadsom will succeed David Cameron as prime minister on Sept. 9 and so negotiate British withdrawal from the European Union. EU leaders insist they will not allow any negotiation before Cameron's successor formally notifies them Britain is leaving under...

  • BRUSSELS, July 8- Britain's ruling Conservative party has determined that either Theresa May or Andrea Leadsom will succeed David Cameron as prime minister on Sept. 9 and so negotiate British withdrawal from the European Union. EU leaders insist they will not allow any negotiation before Cameron's successor formally notifies them Britain is leaving under...

  • *In Brexit's shadow, NATO summit Obama's last Europe trip. President Barack Obama urged NATO leaders on Friday to stand firm against a resurgent Russia over its seizure of Crimea from Ukraine, saying Britain's vote to leave the European Union should not weaken the Western defence alliance. Host nation Poland set the tone of mistrust of Russia.

  • BRUSSELS, July 8- A commercial data transfer pact provisionally agreed by the EU executive and the United States in February received the green light from EU governments on Friday, the European Commission said, paving the way for it to come into effect next week. Representatives of European Union member states voted in favour of the EU-U.S.

  • BRUSSELS, July 8- A commercial data transfer pact provisionally agreed by the EU executive and the United States in February received the green light from EU governments on Friday, the European Commission said, paving the way for it to come into effect next week. Representatives of European Union member states voted in favour of the EU-U.S.

  • *In shadow of Brexit, NATO summit is Obama's last trip to Europe. President Barack Obama urged NATO leaders on Friday to stand firm against a resurgent Russia over its seizure of Crimea from Ukraine, saying Britain's vote to leave the European Union should not weaken the western defence alliance. "In Warsaw, we must reaffirm our determination- our duty under...

  • NATO leaders will display their resolve towards a resurgent Russia at a summit despite what many see as a weakening of the West due to Britain's vote to leave the EU.

  • NATO Summit

    CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports live from Warsaw where the NATO Summit is set to begin.

  • *In shadow of Brexit, NATO summit is Obama's last trip to Europe. WARSAW, July 8- NATO leaders will display their resolve towards a resurgent Russia at a summit in Warsaw on Friday despite what many see as a weakening of the West due to Britain's vote to leave the European Union. Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland requested a permanent NATO presence amid fears that...

  • *In shadow of Brexit, NATO summit is Obama's last trip to Europe. WARSAW, July 8- NATO leaders will display their resolve towards a resurgent Russia at a summit in Warsaw on Friday despite what many see as a weakening of the West due to Britain's vote to leave the European Union. Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland requested a permanent NATO presence amid fears that...

  • WASHINGTON, July 7- The International Monetary Fund said on Thursday its executive board approved a new three-year, $5.34 billion standby arrangement for Iraq to support Baghdad's efforts to deal with lower oil prices and ensure debt sustainability. In July 2015, Iraq received about $1.24 billion under the previous rapid financing instrument program.

  • WASHINGTON, July 7- The International Monetary Fund said on Thursday its executive board approved a new three-year, $5.34 billion stand-by arrangement for Iraq to support Baghdad's efforts to deal with lower oil prices and ensure debt sustainability. The IMF said in a statement the approval will allow for the immediate disbursement of about $634 million...

  • WASHINGTON, July 7- International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde warned in an interview published on Thursday that anti-trade policies like those championed by Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump risked a protectionist movement that could severely damage global growth. Lagarde told the Financial Times that with...