EU's Barnier to speak at 2000 GMT on BrexitWed, 14th Nov 2018 19:25EU Brexit negotiator Michel
Barnier will brief reporters on the draft agreement endorsed by
the British government on Wednesday at 2000 GMT in Brussels, the
European Commission said. EU diplomats expect the draft to be published once Barnier
has spoken in Brussels. His remarks...
British cabinet backs PM May's Brexit planWed, 14th Nov 2018 19:23British Prime Minister Theresa
May said on Wednesday that cabinet had backed her Brexit plan,
adding it was in the national interest but that there would be
difficult days ahead. "The collective decision of cabinet was that the government
should agree the draft withdrawal...
Bitcoin drops to 1-year low as slump persists; ethereum down sharplyWed, 14th Nov 2018 19:17(Adds details, ethereum pricing, bylines, new comments) Bitcoin fell to a more
than one-year low on Wednesday, breaching a key support level
of $6,000 and causing a wave of selling in the digital currency
and other crypto assets in what has been...
N.Irish DUP lawmaker says UK PM May's position 'very, very shaky'Wed, 14th Nov 2018 18:46A lawmaker from the small
Northern Irish party whose votes prop up the British government
said on Wednesday Prime Minister Theresa May's position appeared
to be "very, very shaky" due to opposition to her Brexit deal. "Westminster is full of rumours tonight about...
Oil rebounds after plunge, world stock markets fall for fifth dayWed, 14th Nov 2018 18:28* U.S. yields turn lower as Wall Street falls
(Updates with afternoon U.S. trading) Oil prices rebounded on
Wednesday on hopes for output cuts after a steep drop a day
earlier, while a gauge of global stock markets fell for a fifth
Apple wins global award for efforts to eradicate slave labourWed, 14th Nov 2018 18:28LONDON, Nov 14 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Technology
giant Apple won an international award on Wednesday for
making details of its supply chains public in a bid to boost
transparency and help end modern slavery. Since 2012 Apple says it has reduced the...
Sterling extends losses on report of possible Brexiteer moveWed, 14th Nov 2018 18:15The sterling fell to session
lows against the euro and dollar on Wednesday following a BBC
report that Brexit proponents in the Tory party in the U.K.
parliament might call for a no confidence vote on their leader
and Prime Minister Theresa May on...
BMW, Vodafone, Ericsson urge EU to consider 5G car standardWed, 14th Nov 2018 18:12BMW, Vodafone
and Ericsson made a last-ditch effort on Wednesday to
persuade the European Commission to open the way for the use of
5G technology in cars, concerned about the EU executive's
preference for a wifi-based technology being pursued by their
rivals. The companies said...
UK PM May "likely" to face leadership challenge on Thursday -BBCWed, 14th Nov 2018 18:10Brexit supporters in Theresa
May's party will "likely" call for a vote of no confidence in
her as their leader on Thursday, BBC political editor Laura
Kuenssberg said, citing a senior member of the Conservative
Party. Kuenssberg said Brexiteers were so angry about May's...
Publicis' chief sees consultancy and ad group merger waveWed, 14th Nov 2018 18:08Publicis's boss
Arthur Sadoun predicted on Wednesday a wave of mergers between
consultancy and advertising groups to keep up the race with U.S.
tech giants online and offer end-to-end solutions to ever-more
demanding clients. Major consultants and IT companies such as Accenture
, PwC, IBM...