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Greece gets enough to avoid another bailout trauma

Meanwhile, creditors agreed that Greece's primary surplus, which excludes interest payments and is a key determinant of how much debt relief the country will need, will be around 2 percent of GDP from 2023 until 2060. "We feel that after this Eurogroup (agreement) there is a much greater clarity for both the Greek people and for financial markets", Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said. Read More »

London and Brussels will start negotiations on a Brexit 19 Jun

Police said one man had been pronounced dead and 10 people were injured, in what Britain's largest Muslim organization said was a deliberate act of Islamophobia. At this stage they will be having "talks about talks". Thursday/Friday: Theresa May attends European Union summit, but Brexit is only expected to feature on the margins. Read More »

Tata Sons to buy out Tata Steel's stake in Tata Motors


Tata Sons received Rs 10,278 crore from the share buyback as per the regulatory filings. Bank of New York Mellon Corp now owns 451,368 shares of the company's stock valued at $16,090,000 after buying an additional 143,543 shares in the last quarter. Read More »

Several deaths reported as van strikes crowd near mosque in London

Warfa said numerous people in the street were worshipers who'd been attending late-night taraweeh prayers at Finsbury Park Mosque . People had been attending prayers in the area as part of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. One witness said it was clear that the attacker at Finsbury Park had deliberately targeted Muslims. CNN national terror analyst Peter Bergen said the Finsbury Park neighborhood has a large Muslim population and the nearby mosque had a notorious reputation as a place ... Read More »

Forest fires kill at least 62 in central Portugal


Hundreds of firefighters were still battling the flames on Sunday . "This is a region that has had fires because of its forests, but we can not remember a tragedy of these proportions", said Valdemar Alves, the mayor of Pedrogao Grande. Several firefighters are among the 59 people injured, BBC reported . Spain dispatched two water-bombing planes today to aid the Portuguese fire service on the ground, Costa said. Read More »

Markets show little reaction to rate increase


The VNĐ/USD exchange rates saw little changes this morning although the US Federal Reserve (Fed) raised interest rates on Wednesday on the confidence in a growing economy and strengthening job market in the world's biggest economy. Before becoming president, he often criticized both the Fed and Yellen. The Fed previously raised rates in March , and on Wednesday, it signaled plans for one more rate increase this year. Read More »

Viva Air Peru nears $5 bln Airbus airliner deal-sources (BA)

Paris: Airbus unveiled an upgraded version of the world's biggest passenger jet on Sunday, seeking to boost demand for the slow-selling superjumbo and including a new wingtip design aimed at reducing fuel burn by up to four per cent. The last event in 2015 brought orders for 421 planes worth $57 billion (51 billion euros) for Airbus and orders for 331 planes worth $50 billion (44.6 billion euros) for Boeing. Read More »

May's admission fails to impress Grenfell heckler

This is an absolutely terrible fire that took place. "I think it's despicable that she's desperately clinging on to power and wants to form a coalition with the DUP, which I find terrifying as a woman and queer person". She has promised a £5m support fund and more staff deployed across the area to assist the bereaved families. "Victims have concerns their voice will not be heard, that their many questions about this tragedy will not be answered". Read More »

Co-operative Bank in 'advanced' talks over rescue package


The lender said it was in "advanced discussions" with a group of investors over a capital raise. As a result, the loss-making lender is now majority controlled by U.S. Under the current arrangement, the bank must carry a share of the Co-op Group's £8bn pension liabilities, something which is proving unattractive to potential investors. Read More »

Leo Varadkar meets Theresa May at Downing Street

These reasons include a corruption scandal involving Ms Foster and " the DUP's ongoing refusal to implement key aspects of the Good Friday and subsequent binding agreements, such as introducing fair and impartial mechanisms to deal with the legacy of the conflict, a Bill of Rights and an Irish Language Act", a measure to enhance the use of Irish Gaelic in public life. Read More »

Airbus upgrades world's biggest passenger jet

The optimised cabin layout based on the "cabin enablers" presented at Aircraft Interiors Expo (AIX), allows up to 80 additional seats to 575 seats with no compromise on comfort: redesigned stairs, a combined crew-rest compartment, sidewall stowage removal, a new 9-abreast seat configuration in premium economy and 11-abreast in economy. Read More »

Missing person count rises in London high-rise fire


More than 70 people remain unaccounted for, according to media reports , and many of those protesting Friday were demanding the return of their loved ones' remains. The group said: " In our meeting at Downing Street, we explained to the Prime Minister the anger of all residents towards the management of the estate over a long period of time, paving the way to this tragedy ". Read More »

Principal Financial Group Incorporated (NYSE:PFG) Short Interest Decreased By 14.24%

The stock has been upbeat for quite some time as is up 3.48% for the last 20 trading days, and now the firm's performance is turning out to be bullish with a 3.48% gain for the week. State Of Alaska Department Of Revenue reported 0.12% in Principal Financial Group Inc (NYSE:PFG). 13,495 are owned by Creative Planning. Carroll Financial Associates Incorporated invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Principal Financial Group Inc (NYSE:PFG). Read More »

London Police: 'Several casualties,' 1 arrested after crash

The attack took place just after midnight outside the Muslim Welfare House, which houses a mosque, on the Seven Sisters Road in the northern part of the city, the Guardian reported. Officers on patrol nearby were at the scene within seconds and made one arrest. Mohammed Shafiq of the Ramadhan Foundation, a Muslim organisation which speaks out against extremism, said: 'I utterly condemn the senseless and evil van attack against Muslim worshippers outside the Finsbury Park Mosque in ... Read More »

The Cibc World Markets Corp Acquires 9013 Shares of Sempra Energy (SRE)

About 243,932 shares traded. Asta Funding, Inc. (ASFI) has declined 32.37% since June 15, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 1.71% the S&P500. Bank Of America Corporation De holds 1.45 million shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Fjarde Ap, Alabama-based fund reported 51,480 shares. Intrust Retail Bank Na holds 30,914 shares or 0.69% of its portfolio. Read More »

Jason Cundy: 'Harry Kane twice as good as Romelu Lukaku'

Meanwhile, Belgium global Lukaku struck 26 goals across all competitions previous year, with all but one of them coming in the top flight. Kane and Lukaku have both proven themselves in the English top flight during recent season, challenging the likes of Sergio Aguero and Diego Costa to be the top striker. Read More »

May faces leadership challenge if she softens Brexit

The Barnett formula is a mechanism that to automatically adjust the amounts of public expenditure allocated to Northern Ireland , Scotland and Wales to reflect changes in spending in the rest of the UK. Gerry Adams , the president of Sinn Fein , on Monday called the DUP-Conservative partnership "a coalition for chaos". However, the survey was conducted at the end of a year ago, just prior to the collapse of devolution and two polarising elections which have seem tribal politics come to the ... Read More »

United Kingdom to target 'deep partnership' with European Union in Brexit talks: Johnson

Britain starts formal talks to leave the European Union on Monday, seeking a deal "like no other in history" despite entering hard negotiations with a badly weakened government . Additionally, the first phase should include discussion of the possible common approach toward third country partners and global organizations. Those issues are Britain's exit bill, estimated by Brussels at around 100 billion euros ($112 billion), the rights of three million European Union nationals living in ... Read More »

$1.31 EPS Expected for Genuine Parts Company (GPC)

Therefore 18% are positive. After $1.08 actual EPS reported by Genuine Parts Company for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 21.30% EPS growth. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group Inc reiterated a "neutral" rating and set a $104.00 target price (up from $98.00) on shares of Genuine Parts Company in a research report on Saturday, April 22nd. Read More »

Though economy surprises, ECB to stick with stimulus program


The mixed outlook was seen strengthening the case for keeping the ECB's easy policy in place, including a pledge to cut rates further if necessary to bring inflation back to the central bank's target of just under 2 percent. Sources told Reuters last week the European Central Bank will acknowledge the improved economic outlook by removing a reference to "downside risks" in its statement. Read More »

Moscovici on Brexit negotiations: European Union will be "amicable and firm"

While the European Union negotiating team led by Michel Barnier has been ready for months, Britain stalled even after it triggered the two-year process on March 29. Earlier, Foster said the talks were going well: "We hope soon to be able to bring this work to a successful conclusion". As David Davis sits down with Michel Barnier today to begin the Brexit talks, he is unlikely to start with immigration. Read More »

UMN faculty to Trump: Leaving Paris Agreement will impact US


It is hard to claim President Donald Trump's decision last week to withdraw the United States from the Paris accord on climate change will necessarily have a negative long-term effect on the environment. Iowa City Mayor Jim Throgmorton has joined thousands of mayors across the country in support of the Paris Agreement. Former President Barack Obama , who has remained mostly quiet through the Trump administrations, called the move an "absence of American leadership". Read More »

Britain and European Union launch Brexit talks in Brussels

But the government will double the length of the session to let lawmakers debate Britain's approach to Brexit without interruption. "If the Government does not provide a user-friendly, flexible and affordable immigration system for European Union nationals post Brexit. Read More »

President Trump says 'no proof' of 'phony collusion'

In the days following Trump's firing of Comey on May 9 and before Mueller's appointment, the obstruction-of-justice investigation of the president began, according to people familiar with the matter. Rosenstein took over the Russian Federation probe soon after Attorney General Jeff Sessions recused himself. "I can go around them", the tweet read . Read More »

One week on from United Kingdom election and political uncertainty remains rife

After days of uncertainty, the Government announced that the State Opening would now take place on Wednesday June 21 - two days later than originally scheduled. "There is very little time left". A spokesman for May's Downing Street office refused to discuss the talks. Sinn Fein , SDLP and the cross-community Alliance have all also already made clear that Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire can not chair the ongoing process to restore power-sharing at Stormont due to a perceived ... Read More »