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  • SINGAPORE, July 20- Long-haul carrier AirAsia X Bhd will pursue an IPO of its Thai arm "soon" as it looks to restructure itself into a group holding company along the lines of affiliate AirAsia Group Bhd, co-CEO Tony Fernandes said on Friday. AirAsia X would focus on countries where it would dominate, such as Japan, Korea, Australia, China and India and remove "...

  • FARNBOROUGH, England, July 17- IAG, the owner of British Airways and Iberia, has committed to two more A330-200 long-haul planes for its new budget unit Level, Airbus said on Tuesday. Level currently plans to operate five A330 jets this year on its long-haul operations from Barcelona and Paris, and Airbus said the two additional planes would be delivered in 2019..

  • *Austrian challenge to UK nuclear plant rejected. *Austria to pursue challenge to plant in Hungary. LUXEMBOURG, July 12- Europe's second highest court rejected Austrian concerns about a planned nuclear plant in southwest England, saying British government aid offered to the project did not violate EU rules.

  • Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday accused Iran of using its embassies to plot terrorist attacks in Europe and warned Tehran that its actions have "a real high cost" after it threatened to disrupt Mideast oil supplies. Pompeo's comments came during a short trip to the United Arab Emirates, a staunch U.S. ally, and as senior U.S. officials were wrapping up...

  • VIENNA, July 6- World powers and Iran appeared to make no concrete breakthrough on Friday in talks to provide Tehran with an economic package to compensate for U.S. sanctions that begin taking effect in August. Ministers from Britain, China, France, Germany and Russia met their Iranian counterpart in Vienna for the first time since U.S. Trump pulled the United...

  • VIENNA, July 6- Talks to save the 2015 nuclear deal on Friday are unlikely to satisfy Iran, European powers said, and Tehran warned that it could leave the accord if it was not fully compensated for the re-imposition of U.S. sanctions. Ministers from Britain, China, France, Germany and Russia meet their Iranian counterpart in Vienna for the first time since U.S.

  • VIENNA, July 6 (Reuters)- Talks to save the 2015 nuclear deal on Friday are unlikely to satisfy Iran, European powers said, and Tehran warned that it could leave the accord if it was not fully compensated for the re-imposition of U.S. sanctions. Ministers from Britain, China, France, Germany and Russia meet their Iranian counterpart in Vienna for the first time since...

  • LONDON- Prime Minister Theresa May called on her government to do its duty and agree a plan for Britains future outside the European Union, a last-ditch appeal to ministers to put Brexit rows behind them and take a step forward. VIENNA- Iran wants world powers to present measures guaranteeing oil revenue and investment into the country despite U.S. sanctions...

  • VIENNA, July 6- Iran wants world powers to present measures guaranteeing oil revenue and investment into the country despite U.S. sanctions when ministers meet on Friday to save the 2015 nuclear deal, but European states will fall short of its demands, diplomats said. President Donald Trump pulled the United States out of the multinational deal in May under...

  • LINZ, Austria- Keynote lecture by ECB's Chair of the Supervisory Board, Daniele Nouy at Session "Banking and Capital Markets Union Financial Regulation and SME Financing" at conference " Economic and Monetary Union" organised by Oesterreichische Nationalbank and Wirtschaftskammer KOsterreicht in Linz, Austria 1000 GMT. MONDAY, JULY 9 BRUSSELS- ECB president...

  • LINZ, Austria- Keynote lecture by ECB's Chair of the Supervisory Board, Daniele Nouy at Session "Banking and Capital Markets Union Financial Regulation and SME Financing" at conference " Economic and Monetary Union" organized by Oesterreichische Nationalbank and Wirtschaftskammer KOsterreicht in Linz, Austria 1000 GMT. MONDAY, JULY 9 BRUSSELS- ECB president...

  • LONDON, July 5- The U.S. Navy stands ready to ensure free navigation and the flow of commerce, the U.S. military's Central Command said on Thursday, as Iran's Revolutionary Guards warned they would block oil shipments through the Strait of Hormuz if necessary. With tensions rising over the strategic waterway, the European Union is proposing a plan for salvaging a...

  • Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak has said that Russia would increase its oil production by around 200,000 bpd in the second half of the year after output has averaged 10.97 million bpd in the March/May period. The increase has followed a decision by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and other oil producers led by Russia to ease...

  • In a tweet on Saturday, Trump said Saudi Arabia had agreed to increase oil output by up to 2 million barrels, an assertion that the White House rowed back on in a subsequent statement. The leader of Saudi Arabia, OPEC's biggest member, has assured Trump that the kingdom can raise oil production if needed and that the country has 2 million barrels per day of spare...

  • In a tweet on Saturday, Trump said Saudi Arabia had agreed to increase oil output by up to 2 million barrels, an assertion that the White House rowed back on in a subsequent statement. The leader of Saudi Arabia, OPEC's biggest member, has assured Trump that the kingdom can raise oil production if needed and that the country has 2 million barrels per day of spare...

  • LONDON- When Donald Trump visits Britain next week, Prime Minister Theresa May will have to face a harsh reality: Brexit makes Britain more dependent than ever on an alliance with the most unpredictable U.S. president in living memory. UK calls on Russia to give details of nerve attack after two more people struck down. AMESBURY, England- Britain called on Russia to...

  • President Donald Trump, who recently called on OPEC producers to help reduce oil prices, has raised prices through his tweets, Iranian OPEC Governor Hossein Kazempour Ardebili was quoted as saying by news agency SHANA on Thursday. Kazempour Ardebili said Trump was trying to intensify tensions between Iran and Saudi Arabia and he called on the United States to...

  • IRANS OPEC GOVERNOR SAYS TRUMP IS TRYING TO STIR IRAN- SAUDI TENSION, ASKS HIM TO JOIN IRAN AND WORLD POWERS TALKS IN VIENNA ON FRIDAY- SHANA.

  • LONDON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney gives speech during a regional visit to the North East- 0945 GMT. LINZ, Austria- ECB executive board member Yves Mersch gives keynote lecture on "Deepening EMU- Political Integration and Economic Covergence" at a conference organised by Oesterreichische Nationalbank and Wirtschaftskammer KOsterreich in Linz,...

  • LONDON- Bank of England Governor Mark Carney gives speech during a regional visit to the North East- 0945 GMT. LINZ, Austria- ECB executive board member Yves Mersch gives keynote lecture on "Deepening EMU- Political Integration and Economic Covergence" at a conference organized by Oesterreichische Nationalbank and Wirtschaftskammer KOsterreich in Linz,...