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  • LONDON, Sept 23- U.S. taxi firm Uber is prepared to make concessions as it seeks to reverse a decision by London authorities not to renew its licence in the city, which represents a potentially big blow for the fast-growing company, a newspaper reported. "While we haven't been asked to make any changes, we'd like to know what we can do," Tom Elvidge, Uber's general manager...

  • LONDON, Sept 23- U.S. taxi firm Uber is prepared to make concessions as it seeks to reverse a decision by London authorities not to renew its license in the city, which represents a potentially big blow for the fast-growing company, a newspaper reported. "While we haven't been asked to make any changes, we'd like to know what we can do," Tom Elvidge, Uber's general manager...

  • LONDON, Sept 23- U.S. taxi firm Uber is prepared to make concessions in order to reverse a decision by London authorities not to renew the companys licence in the city, a newspaper reported. "While we havent been asked to make any changes, wed like to know what we can do," Tom Elvidge, Uber's general manager in London, told the newspaper. The Sunday Times quoted sources...

  • LONDON, Sept 23- U.S. taxi firm Uber is prepared to make concessions in order to reverse a decision by London authorities not to renew the companys license in the city, a newspaper reported. "While we havent been asked to make any changes, wed like to know what we can do," Tom Elvidge, Uber's general manager in London, told the newspaper. The Sunday Times quoted sources...

  • UBER PREPARED TO MAKE CONCESSIONS TO REVERSE LONDON'S DECISION NOT TO RENEW TAXI LICENCE, PROBABLY ON PASSENGER SAFETY, CONDITIONS FOR DRIVERS- SUNDAY TIMES.

  • In a letter dated June 15 to one of its members, the Action Group board explained that it had used its delegated authority to accept RBS's final 82 p per share offer on behalf of retail investors. But the letter, which was seen by Reuters, also said that had Action Group investors accepted an earlier RBS offer in April of 43.15 pence per share, they would have received a...

  • *Court finds that Ghana did not violate Ivorian rights. DAKAR/ ACCRA, Sept 23- The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea on Saturday drew an ocean boundary favoring Ghana in a dispute with its neighbor Ivory Coast, opening the way for development drilling to resume on Ghana's multi-billion dollar TEN deepwater oil and gas project. "The Special Chamber...

  • *Court finds that Ghana did not violate Ivorian rights. DAKAR/ ACCRA, Sept 23- The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea on Saturday drew an ocean boundary favouring Ghana in a dispute with its neighbour Ivory Coast, opening the way for development drilling to resume on Ghana's multi-billion dollar TEN deepwater oil and gas project. "The Special Chamber...

  • BERLIN, Sept 23- Germany's foreign minister said on Saturday that he had been disappointed by British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit speech, adding to a downbeat reception from France ahead of the resumption of Brexit negotiations next week. Shortly afterwards, French President Emmanuel Macron said there was still not enough clarity on rules for...

  • DAKAR/ ACCRA, Sept 23- The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea on Saturday drew an ocean boundary favouring Ghana in a dispute with its neighbour Ivory Coast, opening the way for development drilling to resume on Ghana's multi-billion dollar TEN deepwater oil and gas project. "The Special Chamber unanimously finds that Ghana did not violate the...

  • DAKAR/ ACCRA, Sept 23- The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea on Saturday drew an ocean boundary favoring Ghana in a dispute with its neighbor Ivory Coast, opening the way for development drilling to resume on Ghana's multi-billion dollar TEN deepwater oil and gas project. "The Special Chamber unanimously finds that Ghana did not violate the sovereign...

  • LONDON— Rupert Murdoch has power, wealth— and legions of detractors, who say the media mogul's tabloids and TV stations have fueled crass celebrity culture, phone hacking and fake news. A new play in London explores the roots of his success and his divisiveness. "Ink," which opened in the West End this week after a run at London's small Almeida Theatre, begins in 1969.

  • LONDON— London's mayor said Saturday that people angry about the decision by transit authorities to strip Uber of its license to operate in the city should blame the ride-hailing company itself. The city's transportation agency, Transport for London, said Friday that it would not renew Uber's license when it expires Sept. 30, citing a lack of corporate...

  • LONDON— Britain and the European Union are preparing to head back to the Brexit negotiating table after a speech by Prime Minister Theresa May that received a cautious welcome from the bloc's leaders. May stressed in her Friday speech that Britain wants to keep closes ties with the bloc and offered to keep paying the EU and following its rules during a two-year...

  • LONDON Sept 23- Ratings agency Moody's downgraded Britain's credit rating on Friday, saying the government's plans to bring down its heavy debt load had been knocked off course and Brexit would weigh on the economy. But Moody's- which stripped Britain of its top-notch AAA rating in 2013- said the outlook for public finances had weakened significantly as May's...

  • LONDON, Sept 23- A British government minister has criticised the London authorities for deciding to strip Uber of its taxi licence, a major setback to the U.S. technology firm that has become a big player in the city's transport system. London Mayor Sadiq Khan, a member of the opposition Labour Party, backed the move. "At the flick of a pen Sadiq Khan is threatening to...

  • *London declines to renew Uber license. LONDON, Sept 22- London deemed Uber unfit to run a taxi service on Friday and stripped it of its license to operate from the end of next week in a major blow to the U.S. firm and 3.5 million users in one of the world's wealthiest cities. In a break with the startup's usual combative tone, Uber's new Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi...

  • *London declines to renew Uber licence. LONDON, Sept 22- London deemed Uber unfit to run a taxi service on Friday and stripped it of its licence to operate from the end of next week in a major blow to the U.S. firm and 3.5 million users in one of the world's wealthiest cities. In a break with the startup's usual combative tone, Uber's new Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi...

  • **FRANKFURT- ECB Vice President Vitor Constancio gives opening speech at Second ECB Annual Research Conference in Frankfurt, Germany 0700 GMT. **FRANKFURT- ECB Excecutive Board member Benoit Coeure chairing policy panel on "Exit from non-standard monetary policy" at Second ECB Annual Research Conference in Frankfurt, Germany 1445 GMT. SYRACUSE, New York- Federal...

  • **FRANKFURT- ECB Vice President Vitor Constancio gives opening speech at Second ECB Annual Research Conference in Frankfurt, Germany 0700 GMT. **FRANKFURT- ECB Excecutive Board member Benoit Coeure chairing policy panel on "Exit from non-standard monetary policy" at Second ECB Annual Research Conference in Frankfurt, Germany 1445 GMT. SYRACUSE, New York- Federal...