- Britain's trade negotiators hit back after Michel Barnier accused UK of 'backsliding'
Britain's Brexit negotiators say Michel Barnier is actually 'a player on the pitch', despite attempting to act like a referee. The Brussels chief negotiator accused the UK of 'backsliding' on Friday.
Daily Mail. Sat, 06 Jun 2020 23:47:09 +0100.
- Protests worldwide embrace Black Lives Matter movement
Thousands of people took to the streets in European and Asian cities on Saturday, demonstrating in support of U.S. protests against police brutality.
Reuters. Sat, 06 Jun 2020 16:21:01 -0400.
- Coronavirus: Africa has to weather coronavirus fallout without stimulus provided in US, Asia and Europe
Japan's stimulus, including existing measures, equates to 42 per cent of GDP
Yinka Ibukun. The Independent. Sat, 06 Jun 2020 14:10:12 GMT.
- Europe Borders Stay Shut Until July 1 But EU Travel Ban Will End
Europe's borders will remain closed to tourists until July 1. The decision to maintain the EU travel ban for another two weeks from June 15 came on Friday. ...
By Tamara Thiessen, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 05 Jun 2020 20:36:42 -0400.
- UK scrambles its fighter jets in Lithuania to intercept Russian planes above Baltic Sea
UK Typhoons intercepted a Russian Il-20 intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft and two Russian Su-27 Flanker B fighter jets
Tass. Sat, 06 Jun 2020 00:42:48 +0300.
- BM European Value Retail SA Unsponsored ADR (BMRRY) Moves to Buy: Rationale Behind the Upgrade
BM European Value Retail SA Unsponsored ADR (BMRRY) might move higher on growing optimism about its earnings prospects, which is reflected by its upgrade to a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Fri, 05 Jun 2020 16:00:06 GMT.
- Brexit trade deal: What are the sticking points?
The EU says there has been no significant progress in trade talks with the UK. What is getting in the way?
BBC News. Fri, 05 Jun 2020 15:30:14 GMT.
- How the Coronavirus Makes a No-Deal Brexit More Likely
The pandemic is reordering the global economy in ways that have led some analysts to question whether an agreement with the European Union even makes sense for the British government anymore.
Mark Landler and Stephen Castle. New York Times. Fri, 05 Jun 2020 14:54:52 +0000.
- Brexit: Barnier on UK approach to EU trade talks
The EU must "stick to its commitments" in the joint political declaration backed by all members, says its chief negotiator about trade talks with the UK.
BBC News. Fri, 05 Jun 2020 12:06:46 GMT.
- A continent in fragments: Europe mulls re-opening borders after Covid-19
As coronavirus pandemic fears subside, European countries have begun reopening borders shut to protect their nationals at the height of the outbreak. But their decisions are a study in contrasts. To open or not to open?
Tiffany Fillon. France 24. Fri, 05 Jun 2020 10:59:50 GMT.
- German factory orders plunge, portending lean times ahead
BERLIN (AP) - Factory orders in Germany plunged even more than anticipated in April, underlining the effect the coronavirus pandemic has had on Europe's largest economy. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 05 Jun 2020 04:46:41 -0400.
- World shares, Wall St futures advance ahead of US jobs data
Shares surged Friday in early European trading and Wall Street futures were higher after a broad advance in Asia as investors await U.S. jobs data for May. ...
Elaine Kurtenbach. Washington Times. Fri, 05 Jun 2020 03:24:24 -0400.
- Ancient DNA provides new insights into the early peopling of the Caribbean
According to a new study by an international team of researchers from the Caribbean, Europe and North America, the Caribbean was settled by several successive population dispersals that originated on the American mainland.
Science Daily. Thu, 04 Jun 2020 15:21:19 EDT.
- Germany finally splurges, but not without fresh criticism
Under pressure from its European peers for years to spend more, Germany has finally served up a bumper stimulus package financed with new debt, but Berlin's rediscovered love to splurge is causing fresh unease among its neighbours. ...
Yahoo. Thu, 04 Jun 2020 06:37:58 -0400.
- Markets in Asia, Europe Lose Ground
All three U.S. indexes were trending downward in futures trading.
Voice of America. Thu, 04 Jun 2020 04:44:05 -0400.
- Fielding delay hits US Army's up-gunned Stryker programme
US Army plans to rapidly field up-gunned Stryker vehicles outfitted with 30 mm cannons in spots like Europe have hit a few speedbumps, and the service will delay ...
Janes 360. Thu, 04 Jun 2020 08:30:52 Z.
- George Floyd protests: Thousands in Europe decry racial injustice, police violence
Thousands of people demonstrated in London on Wednesday against police violence and racial injustice following the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, which has set off days of unrest in the United States.In Athens, police ...
New Zealand Herald. Thu, 04 Jun 2020 10:36:46 +1200.
- Racial injustice protests spread to Europe
As protests escalated worldwide, solidarity with US demonstrators increasingly mixed with local worries.
Sydney Morning Herald. Wed, 03 Jun 2020 06:56:58 +1000.
- F1 kicking off season with back-to-back races at Austria's Red Bull Ring
First eight races in Europe.
Jerome Pugmire. Fox News. Tue, 02 Jun 2020 20:32:11 GMT.
- George Floyd protests go international as demonstrations break out across the world
Hundreds of demonstrators chanting and seen carrying Black Lives Matter placards and outside a number of U.S. embassies in Europe and across the world over the weekend.
ABC News. Mon, 01 Jun 2020 06:22:47 -0400.