German SPD says no 'Europe a la Carte' deal for Britain
Wed Jan 11 04:12:14 EST 2017 | Reuters
BERLIN Jan 11 The top priority in Brexit negotiations for the 27 countries remaining in the European Union must be to hold the bloc together, even if this means suffering one-off economic hits, Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) said in a policy paper. "Were we to allow a 'Europe à la Carte', this would lead to incalculable domino effects that would threaten the unity of the Union," the parliamentary party of the SPD, junior partner in Chancellor Angela Merkel's ruling coalition, said in the paper..
(Adds details, background) By Holger Hansen BERLIN Jan 11 The top priority in Brexit negotiations for the 27 countries remaining in the European Union must be to hold the bloc toge..
BERLIN Jan 11 The top priority in Brexit negotiations for the 27 countries remaining in the European Union must be to hold the bloc together, even if this means suffering one-off e..
France's Fillon Says Will Outline EU Plans to Merkel
-Voice of America
PARIS — French conservative presidential candidate Francois Fillon said on Tuesday he would meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the coming days to outline his plans for E..
LUXEMBOURG The 27 members of the European Union negotiating with London on Britain's exit from the bloc must stick together and not allow themselves to be divided, German Chancello..
Today is Thursday, Jan. 12, the 12th day of 2017 with 354 to follow. The moon is full. Morning stars are Jupiter, Saturn and Mercury. Evening stars are Neptune, Venus, Mars and Ura..
Your letters for Thursday, Jan. 12
Re: “Alberta’s 2017 budget tour by invitation only,” Jan. 10. Apparently Finance Minister Joe Ceci wants some suggestions on how he can reduce the provincial budget without r..
BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel is warning Britain anew that its access to the European Union's single market would be limited if it restricts the immigration of EU n..
(Adds quotes, background) By Joseph Nasr BERLIN Jan 9 The European Union must consider limiting Britain's access to its market if London fails to accept the bloc's 'four freedoms' ..
BERLIN – German Chancellor Angela Merkel is warning Britain anew that its access to the European Union's single market would be limited if it restricts the immigration of EU ..
What you need to know for Thursday, Jan. 12
-Tampa Bay Times
• The warming trend continues Thursday as highs reach the low 80s, according to 10Weather WTSP. • Outside the massive Davis Islands home of retired New York Yankees star Derek Jete..
Meanwhile, the National Football League occupied four of the top five spots in the sports category, but with the start of the league’s postseason, those were the only four NFL..
EU mergers and takeovers (Jan 9)
BRUSSELS Jan 9 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process: APPROVALS AND WITHDRAWALS None NEW LISTINGS -- Private ..
EU mergers and takeovers (Jan 10)
BRUSSELS Jan 10 The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process: APPROVALS AND WITHDRAWALS -- U.S. investment group KKR..
LONDON Banks with large London operations say they will step up lobbying European officials because they are running out of arguments to convince the British government the industr..
CORRECTED-BRIEF-Sequel Youth and Family Services and Global Partner Acquisition announce agreement for busines..
(Corrects adjusted EBITDA figure in 1st bullet to $43 million, from $261.4 million; removes extraneous words 'total revenue' from 5th bullet) Jan 11 Global Partner Acquisition Corp..
Thursday: Eat. Drink. Do.
A Bourbon County Stout tapping, happy hour at The Kerryman and more things to do in Chicago on Thursday, Jan. 12. Prix Fixe Menu Harvest Moon 1805 W. Division St. 773-661-9797 Enjo..
Brexit deepens existential crisis of UK and European Union
-World Socialist Web Site
Prime Minister Theresa May used her first interview of the New Year with Sky News to fend off criticisms of her government for having no plan over how to leave the European Union (..
Xavier Rolet, chief executive officer of the London Stock Exchange Group PLC, left, speaks during a news conference with Tom Kloet, chief executive officer of TMX Group Inc., in th..
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Here are Thursday's girls basketball scores from around the state, courtesy of The Associated Press: Albany Alexander 55, Pomeroy Meigs 24 Arcadia 74, Vanlue ..
By Paul Carrel BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's left-leaning parties have set terms for forming a potential coalition after September's election in a tie-up that could replace conserva..
LONDON Britain's financial services sector must keep its unfettered access to the European Union's single market after Brexit given that available alternatives don't provide a sust..
By AppleInsider Staff Wednesday, January 04, 2017, 05:41 pm PT (08:41 pm ET) Twitter-owned Vine on Wednesday laid out an official timeline for its transition from social vid..
A top House Democrat is urging members of his party to defend key Obama administration climate rules against GOP efforts to undo them. In a letter to Democrats, Rep. Raul Gri..
Critics' Picks: Jan 13 - Jan 19, 2017
-Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Times entertainment, arts and culture critics choose the week’s most noteworthy openings, new releases, ongoing events and places to go in and around Southern Cali..
UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Jan 12
Jan 12 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up 14 points on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. * The UK blue chip index on Wednesday rose 0.2 percent to a new record ..
BERLIN (Reuters) - The chairman of Germany's Social Democrats (SPD), Sigmar Gabriel, has decided to run against conservative Angela Merkel for the chancellorship in September's fed..
BERLIN Jan 9 The European Union must consider limiting Britain's access to its single market if London fails to accept the bloc's four freedoms in Brexit negotiations, German Chanc..
Jan 10 The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Headlines Corbyn bows to pressure wit..
Jan 13 The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Headlines Theresa May to set out more..
(Adds companies items) Jan 9 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening up about 23 points, or 0.32 percent, on Monday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.5 percent..
(Adds companies items) Jan 10 Britain's FTSE 100 index is expected to open down 4 points at 7,233 on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.1 percent ahead..
Jan 12 The following are the top stories in the Financial Times. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. Headlines City of London lobbying gro..
PARIS Jan 13 Below are company-related news and stories from French and Benelux media which could have an impact on the region's markets or individual stocks. CAC-40 January future..
WASHINGTON The incoming U.S. administration’s tough talk against China has set the stage for showdowns on everything from security to trade and cyberspace, but contradictory signal..
Egypt attack: Militants attacked an Egyptian police checkpoint in the northern Sinai Peninsula on Monday using a stolen garbage truck packed with explosives, killing at least eight..