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U.S. exports to China represent only 7.2 percent of total American sales abroad and markets shouldn't overreact even if there's no trade deal with China, Michael Ivanovitch writes.
Societe Generale posted full-year net profits that narrowly beat estimates on Thursday, but also revised down its profitability targets for 2020.
The European Union blocked the rail deal between Alstom and Siemens on Wednesday, citing competition concerns.
French lender BNP Paribas is not looking to merge with other banks despite some challenges at its corporate and institutional banking arms, its chief financial officer told CNBC Wednesday.
Although the form of the British exit from the EU is often presented as a reductionist binary choice, London has in effect restated the fundamental question of what is a European project, Michael Ivanovitch writes.
Financial companies are moving some of their business out of London into other parts of Europe as uncertainty continues, according to EY's Brexit Tracker. John Liver of EY explains why Paris has been successful in attracting these assets.
France’s 'Gilets Jaunes' or ‘Yellow Vest’ movement originally formed over planned fuel tax rises in November 2018. French President Emmanuel Macron has since scrapped the tax hike, but the demonstrations have continued and have even spread to other countries. CNBC’s Tom Chitty explains why.
Germany, France and Britain have set up a mechanism to facilitate trade with Iran.
French police are investigating how a prominent yellow vest protester suffered a dramatic eye injury in Paris, as well as other protest-related injuries.
The European Central Bank (ECB) took no action on Thursday, leaving its benchmark interest rates unchanged.
Singapore's export-driven economy may face some headwinds amid the U.S.-China trade war, but economists believe the city-state has sufficient buffer to help shield the country from global turbulence.
The European Union's dilly-dallying on trade and investment issues with China is incomprehensible, Michael Ivanovitch writes.
French President Emmanuel Macron launched a three-month nationwide debate on Monday, after tens of thousands of anti-government protesters clashed with police across the country for the ninth consecutive weekend.
Andrew Jackson of SooChow CSSD Capital Markets (Asia) says it's difficult to get excited over Nissan's stock at this point when there is so much uncertainty in the company.
The European Union is phasing out the use of palm oil in transport fuel, triggering criticism of trade protectionism from major producers Indonesia and Malaysia.
CNBC'S Wilfred Frost reports on what international themes may impact markets during 2019.