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EU's Barnier to speak at 2000 GMT on Brexit

Wed, 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 plan

Wed, 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 sharply

Wed, 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 day

Wed, 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 straight session...

Apple wins global award for efforts to eradicate slave labour

Wed, 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 move

Wed, 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 standard

Wed, 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 -BBC

Wed, 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 wave

Wed, 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...
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