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Europe should take more minors from Moria migrant camp: Germany’s Scholz – Reuters

FILE PHOTO: German Finance Minister and Vice-Chancellor Olaf Scholz gives a statement during the second day of the Informal Meeting of EU Ministers for Economics and Financial Affairs in Berlin, Germany September 12, 2020. Odd Andersen/Pool via REUTERSBERLIN (Reuters) - Plans by European countries to take some 400 unaccompanied children from the burned down Moria…
S.Korean stocks post worst fall in a month on Europe lockdown concerns – Reuters

S.Korean stocks post worst fall in a month on Europe lockdown concerns – Reuters

* KOSPI falls 2.4%, most since Aug. 20* Foreigners sell net 229.6 bln won* Korean won weakens against U.S. dollar* South Korea benchmark bond yield falls* For the midday report, please clickSEOUL, Sept 22 (Reuters) - Round-up of South Korean financial markets:** South Korean shares dropped 2.4% on Tuesday, logging the sharpest decline in a…
UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 16 – Reuters UK

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 16 – Reuters UK

Sept 16 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 16 points lower at 6,089 on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers. * AstraZeneca: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Tuesday AstraZeneca Plc's COVID-19 vaccine trial in the United States is still on hold, and it was working with the company to figure…

EU chief executive unveils blueprint to get Europe back on its feet – Reuters

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Scotland says concerned by UK COVID testing backlog – Reuters UK

Scotland says concerned by UK COVID testing backlog – Reuters UK

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UK reports 2,621 new cases of COVID-19 – Reuters UK

UK reports 2,621 new cases of COVID-19 – Reuters UK

Medical staff wearing protective clothing take a patient off a ambulance at St Thomas' hospital as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, London, Britain, March 31, 2020. REUTERS/Hannah McKayLONDON (Reuters) - A total of 2,621 new positive cases were recorded across the United Kingdom on Monday, Public Health England said.The new cases take…
RPT-COLUMN-Europe joins the global scramble for critical minerals: Andy Home – Reuters

RPT-COLUMN-Europe joins the global scramble for critical minerals: Andy Home – Reuters

(Repeats column published on Friday, no change to text)LONDON, Sept 4 (Reuters) - Europe has belatedly woken up to the fact it has a metals problem.The region’s production capacity, particularly at the refining and processing stage of the supply chain, has been hollowed out by years of price attrition from lower-cost competitors, first and foremost…
Brexit risk premium returns to UK markets – Reuters UK

Brexit risk premium returns to UK markets – Reuters UK

GBIL5YF5Y=RGBIL10YF10Y=R have ticked up, a pattern seen also after the 2016 referendum when the pound crash lifted inflation expectations.The latest rise in inflation expectations coincided with the bout of pound weakness, suggesting it is Brexit-related and not down to COVID-19 reflation, said Viraj Patel, global macro and currency strategist at Arkera.Graphic: UK inflation expectations tick…
Column: Europe joins the global scramble for critical minerals – Reuters UK

Column: Europe joins the global scramble for critical minerals – Reuters UK

LONDON (Reuters) - Europe has belatedly woken up to the fact it has a metals problem.Head of the technology pilot project of Norsk Hydro, Haakon Haakonsen, shows a refined bauxite, a raw material to make aluminium and a log of aluminium at front of the production line in Karmoey, Norway April 26, 2019. REUTERS/Gwladys FoucheThe…
UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 3 – Reuters UK

UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Sept 3 – Reuters UK

Sept 3 (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 18 points higher at 5,959 on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. * GSK/SANOFI: French drugmaker Sanofi and its British peer GSK have started a clinical trial for a protein-based COVID-19 vaccine candidate, as pharmaceutical companies race to develop treatments against the COVID-19 pandemic. *…