LONDON (Reuters) - The number of profit warnings issued by British companies jumped to 75 in the third quarter, the biggest quarterly rise in almost six years as economic pressures weighed on retailers and support service companies, business services group EY said on Sunday.Source
Posted 2017/10/22 10:10:27
SITTWE, Myanmar (Reuters) - Rohingya Muslims who return to Myanmar after fleeing to Bangladesh are unlikely to be able to reclaim their land, and may find their crops have been harvested and sold by the government, according to officials and plans seen by Reuters.Source
Posted 2017/10/22 09:24:17
Russian opposition leader and anti-Putin campaigner Alexei Navalny declared "I'm out" after he was released from a detention centre in Moscow.
Posted 2017/10/22 08:59:00
A diver who became separated from his boat has said he is lucky to be alive after swimming miles back to shore while being stalked by a large tiger shark.
Posted 2017/10/22 08:35:00
Millions have battled severe wind and rain to vote in Japan's election, as a powerful typhoon causes chaos across the country.
Posted 2017/10/22 06:27:00
LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May is on the verge of making concessions around a key welfare reform that has angered opposition parties as well as members of her own Conservatives, the Sunday Telegraph reported.Source
Posted 2017/10/21 21:55:26
Malta's government has offered a €1m (£893,000) reward for information on who killed an investigative reporter with a car bomb.
Posted 2017/10/21 15:57:00
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's parliament will not discuss the key European Union withdrawal bill next week, the leader of the lower House of Commons, Andrea Leadsom, said on Thursday, amid concerns the government is struggling to manage divisions over its contents.Source
Posted 2017/10/19 11:19:17
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May, seeking to unblock stalled talks on Brexit, promised on Thursday to make it as easy as possible for European Union citizens living in Britain to stay after it leaves the bloc.Source
Posted 2017/10/19 10:49:30
TOKYO (Reuters) - Three Japanese automakers on Thursday said they found no safety issues with aluminium parts made by Kobe Steel Ltd , allaying some concerns that falsified quality data on products from the steelmaker had compromised their vehicles.Source
Posted 2017/10/19 10:46:24
LONDON (Reuters) - Xavier Rolet, chief executive of the London Stock Exchange Group , will step down at the end of next year, just under a decade after he took charge and transformed the company with a string of deals.Source
Posted 2017/10/19 10:18:43
LONDON (Reuters) - British retail sales slowed unexpectedly sharply in September, dragging quarterly growth to its weakest annual rate since 2013 and suggesting consumer demand remains uncertain as the Bank of England nears its first rate rise in a decade.Source
Posted 2017/10/19 10:07:35
ABOARD USS RONALD REAGAN, Sea of Japan (Reuters) - The USS Ronald Reagan, a 100,000-ton nuclear powered aircraft carrier, patrolled in waters east of the Korean peninsula on Thursday, in a show of sea and air power designed to warn off North Korea from any military action.Source
Posted 2017/10/19 10:04:25
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's main share index fell 0.3 percent on Thursday as a weak third-quarter update from Unilever weighed, while mid- and small-cap trading was marred by profit warnings from IWG and Interserve which slashed their market value by a third.Source
Posted 2017/10/19 09:21:37
LONDON (Reuters) - Unilever reported lower-than-expected third-quarter sales, losing market share to smaller competitors and dampening hopes that an aborted takeover offer from Kraft Heinz would spark a swift improvement.Source
Posted 2017/10/19 08:35:22
Conspiracy theorists on Twitter think Melania Trump was replaced by a body double as her husband addressed the media last week.
Posted 2017/10/19 06:27:00
New Zealand is getting a new government after a month of deadlock following elections, with Jacinda Ardern becoming the nation's youngest leader.
Posted 2017/10/19 06:17:00
A celebrity TV host says she plans to run in next year's Russian presidential election where she is expected to face Vladimir Putin.
Posted 2017/10/18 18:43:00
LONDON (Reuters) - The bill for compensating families of those who died in the Grenfell Tower fire in London may be as low as 4 million pounds, according to several lawyers and a Reuters analysis of how damages laws apply in England.Source
Posted 2017/10/18 12:40:32
LONDON (Reuters) - BP is focussing on smaller investments in renewable energy to avoid large losses in the sector like those it suffered earlier in the decade, Chief Executive Bob Dudley said on Wednesday.Source
Posted 2017/10/18 12:37:33