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  • The Horns Rev 3 facility is located in the North Sea, off Denmark's west coast.

    The facility is located in the North Sea, off the west coast of Denmark.

  • Trade, climate change, exchange rates, government spending, Brexit, dealings with China, Iran and Russia- there doesn't seem to be an issue that all members of the wealthy G7 group of nations agree on. Summit host France's president, Emmanuel Macron, has put climate change centre-stage for the event. Locked in a trade war with China, he has floated the idea of tariffs on...

  • STOCKHOLM, Aug 21- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday Tehran may act "unpredictably" in response to the United States' "unpredictable" policies under U.S. Tensions between Tehran and Washington have risen since President Trumps administration last year quit an international deal to curb Irans nuclear ambitions and began to...

  • STOCKHOLM, Aug 21- Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday Tehran may act "unpredictably" in response to the United States' "unpredictable" policies under U.S. "Mutual unpredictability will lead to chaos. President Trump cannot expect to be unpredictable and expect others to be predictable, "he said in a speech at the Stockholm...

  • Rapper A$AP Rocky performs on stage during Breakout Festival 2019 at PNE Amphitheatre on June 15, 2019 in Vancouver, Canada.

    A Swedish court found American rapper A$AP Rocky guilty of assault for his role in a June 30 street brawl in Stockholm.

  • TOKYO, Aug 14- Negative rate policy- once considered only for economies with chronically low inflation such as Europe and Japan- is becoming a more attractive option for some other central banks to counter unwelcome rises in their currencies. The euro area, Switzerland, Denmark, Sweden and Japan have allowed rates to fall slightly below zero.

  • OSLO, Aug 12- Thanks, Norway's central bank is expected to keep interest rates on hold on Aug. 15 while signaling that a hike will likely follow later this year amid solid growth, above-target inflation and currency weakness, a Reuters poll of economists showed. Waging an increasingly lonely campaign, Norges Bank has raised rates three times since September and...

  • SAO PAULO, Aug 9- Huawei Technologies Co Ltd plans to build an $800 million plant in Brazil's Sao Paulo state over the next three years, the governor said, as the Chinese tech giant ramps up its Latin American presence against U.S. objections. On a trip to China on Friday, Sao Paulo Governor João Doria, accompanied by Huawei executives, said the company was gearing up...

  • NEW COMPARISON COUNTRIES Like many countries, Canada regulates drug prices in part by looking at list prices in other countries. The new rules will change the list of countries it uses, removing high-cost jurisdictions and adding countries the government says are more like Canada. France, Germany, Italy, Sweden, and the United Kingdom remain on the list.

  • SAO PAULO, Aug 9- Huawei Technologies Co Ltd plans to build an $800 million plant in Brazil's Sao Paulo state over the next three years, the governor said, as the Chinese telecom giant ramps up its presence in Latin America despite U.S. objections. In an audio recording of a press conference in China on Friday, Sao Paulo Governor João Doria, accompanied by Huawei...

  • DUBLIN, Aug 7- Members of Ryanair's British pilot union voted on Wednesday in favor of strike action later this month in a dispute over working conditions, the British Airline Pilots Association said. According to the union, there will be a two-day strike from Aug. 22, and a second strike from the early hours of Sept. 2 until just before midnight on Sept. 4.

  • DUBLIN, Aug 7- Members of Ryanair's British pilot union voted on Wednesday in favour of strike action later this month in a dispute over working conditions, the British Airline Pilots Association said. According to the union, there will be a two-day strike from Aug. 22, and a second strike from the early hours of Sept. 2 until just before midnight on Sept. 4.

  • SAO PAULO, Aug 6- Finnish telecoms equipment maker Nokia Oyj expects Brazil to host the world's biggest-ever single auction for fifth-generation spectrum next year, a senior executive told Reuters. After partnering with Uruguayan state-run carrier Antel to deploy the first 5 G network in Latin America, Nokia is setting its sights on Brazil, its biggest market...

  • U.S. rapper Snoop Dogg appears in an ad for Swedish fintech firm Klarna.

    Swedish online payments firm Klarna announced Tuesday that it has reached a $5.5 billion valuation, making it Europe's largest private fintech company.

  • NEW DELHI, Aug 6- China has told India not to block its Huawei Technologies from doing business in the country, warning there could be consequences for Indian firms operating in China, sources with knowledge of the matter said. Huawei, the world's biggest maker of such gear, is at the center of a geopolitical tug-of-war between China and the United States.

  • PARIS/ BEIJING, Aug 6- Vivendi is in talks to sell up to 20% of Universal Music Group to Tencent, valuing its prized asset at around 30 billion euros, in an attempt to break into China's growing but tightly-controlled music market. While at a preliminary stage, the discussions highlight Tencent's role as gatekeeper to China and the desire of Universal, whose...

  • PARIS/ BEIJING, Aug 6- Vivendi is in talks to sell up to 20% of Universal Music Group to Tencent, valuing its prized asset at around 30 billion euros, in an attempt to break into China's growing but tightly-controlled music market. While at a preliminary stage, the discussions highlight Tencent's role as gatekeeper to China and the desire of Universal, whose...

  • Aug 6- Australian oil and gas explorer FAR Ltd, which holds a stake in licences for oil drilling off the coast of West Africa's Guinea-Bissau, said a unit of China National Offshore Oil Corp will take a majority stake in the projects. CNOOC will get a 55.6% stake in the Sinapa and Esperanca licences from Sweden's Svenska Petroleum Exploration AB, whose interest...

  • Aug 6- Australian oil and gas explorer FAR Ltd, which holds a stake in licenses for oil drilling off the coast of West Africa's Guinea-Bissau, said a unit of China National Offshore Oil Corp will take a majority stake in the projects. CNOOC will get a 55.6% stake in the Sinapa and Esperanca licenses from Sweden's Svenska Petroleum Exploration AB, whose interest...

  • Aug 6- Australian oil and gas explorer FAR Ltd said on Tuesday a unit of China National Offshore Oil Corp will take a majority stake in some petroleum licenses offshore from Guinea-Bissau from Sweden's Svenska Petroleum Exploration AB. CNOOC will get a 55.6% stake in the Sinapa and Esperanca licenses, while Svenska's interest will be reduced to 23.03%, FAR said...