A wooden sculpture of U.S. first lady Melania Trump was torched near her hometown of Sevnica, Slovenia, on the night of July Fourth.
The Italian government approved a package of measures on Tuesday aimed at cutting the complicated red tape that has long been blamed for crimping growth in the euro zone's third-largest economy.
The lender made the announcement as it appointed industry veteran Robin Budenberg as its new chairman.
Boeing Co and suppliers set the final number of parts it would need for the 747 jumbo jet program at least a year ago, signaling the end for a plane that democratized global air travel in the 1970s but fell behind modern twin-engine aircraft.
President Donald Trump on Saturday signed into law a temporary extension of a subsidy program for small businesses affected by coronavirus.
The Berlin-based company, which runs platforms for food delivery in 44 countries, said second-quarter orders rose 94% compared to a year earlier.
Sainsbury's, Britain's second biggest supermarket chain, said underlying retail sales soared 8.2% year-on-year in its first quarter to June 27.
British asset manager Standard Life Aberdeen said on Tuesday that Keith Skeoch would step down as chief executive and be replaced by former Citi executive Stephen Bird after five years at the helm.
BP will sell its global petrochemicals business to billionaire Jim Ratcliffe's Ineos for $5 billion, the oil major said on Monday.
Britain's Royal Mail laid out restructuring plans on Thursday that will affect around 2,000 management roles and see it save 130 million pounds in staffing costs next year.
The Swiss National Bank renewed its commitment to an ultra-expansive monetary policy, saying its unconventional measures will help Switzerland deal with its sharpest recession in decades.
The British drugmaker has already begun human trials of the vaccine developed by the University of Oxford, with a phase I trial in Britain due to end soon.
The German government will acquire a 23% stake for 300 million euros ($337.4 million) in a deal that values the company at 1.3 billion euros.
A Russian court found ex-U.S. marine Paul Whelan guilty of spying for the United States on Monday and sentenced him to 16 years in jail, after a closed trial which U.S. diplomats said was unfair and opaque.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson in January granted Huawei a limited role in Britain's 5G mobile network, frustrating a global attempt by the United States to exclude the Chinese telecoms giant from the West's next-generation communications.
IAG said it is considering launching a legal challenge against the UK government's 14-day quarantine rule for incoming travellers.
The decision was made when the company's Board of Directors met on Tuesday.
Governor Andrew Bailey held a conference call on Tuesday with Britain's biggest lenders in which he emphasized that they needed to step up their plans for a no-deal Brexit, Sky reported.
Throughout January, the World Health Organization publicly praised China for what it called a speedy response to the new coronavirus — but behind the scenes, it was a much different story.