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Brexit risks 'weakening' Europe and UK on defence, Leonardo warns – Financial Times

Brexit risks 'weakening' Europe and UK on defence, Leonardo warns – Financial Times

Europe and the UK will both suffer unless strong defence ties are maintained after Brexit, the chief executive of Italian defence group Leonardo has warned. “Europe will be weaker without a very strong connection on the defence side with the UK, and the UK will be weaker,” Alessandro Profumo told the Financial Times in an […]

10 European Transfers You Might Have Missed – Soccer Laduma

10 European Transfers You Might Have Missed – Soccer Laduma

With the transfer window officially closed, here are 10 European transfers you might have missed, including an African who infamously ended Liverpool’s Premier League title hopes and a former Manchester United flop who will play alongside Bafana Bafana hero Siphiwe Tshabalala.   Click through the gallery above to see some European transfers […]

European stocks close mixed amid earnings; Wirecard shares jump 14% – CNBC

European stocks close mixed amid earnings; Wirecard shares jump 14% – CNBC

The pan-European Stoxx 600 closed provisionally barely changed, with sectors and major bourses pointing in different directions. Europe’s autos stocks, with their heavy exposure to China, led the losses on Monday, down more than 1 percent. Faurecia, Valeo and Hella all tumbled around 3 percent. European banks were also under pressure, on the back of […]

US continues to furnish ammunition for Europe’s frustration – The Irish Times

US continues to furnish ammunition for Europe’s frustration – The Irish Times

Two announcements last week, in Europe and the US respectively – and reactions to them – were testimony to the continuing frustration in Europe with the Trump administration. In Bucharest on Thursday, foreign ministers from the UK, France and Germany announced the establishment of a new financial mechanism, known as Instex, to circumvent US sanctions […]

Mobile network operator's body GSMA considers crisis meeting over Huawei – The Straits Times

Mobile network operator's body GSMA considers crisis meeting over Huawei – The Straits Times

PARIS/FRANKFURT (REUTERS) – Mobile communications industry body GSMA has proposed that its members discuss the possibility that Chinese network vendor Huawei is excluded from key markets, amid concerns such a development could set operators back by years. The European Commission is weighing a de facto ban on Huawei’s 5G network equipment for next-generation mobile networks […]

European transfers: Balague, Laurens, Honigstein pick their ones to watch – BBC Sport

European transfers: Balague, Laurens, Honigstein pick their ones to watch – BBC Sport

It was a busy January transfer window across Europe – below our experts from BBC’s Euro Podcast pick which new signings are ones to watch. Leandro Paredes, 25, midfielder (£40m – Zenit to Paris St-Germain) Leandro Paredes scored his first and only goal for Argentina so far on his senior international debut in the 6-0 […]

European stocks close higher amid earnings, US jobs report; Wirecard plummets 25% – CNBC

European stocks close higher amid earnings, US jobs report; Wirecard plummets 25% – CNBC

The pan-European Stoxx 600 closed provisionally up by 0.29 percent, with most sectors and major bourses in positive territory. Household goods stocks were among the top gainers, led by Sweden’s Electrolux. The home appliances maker surged close to the top of the European benchmark after posting stronger-than-anticipated quarterly results and forecast easing cost headwinds over […]

Italy Slides Into Recession as Europe Stalls, Stoking Global Fears – The New York Times

Italy Slides Into Recession as Europe Stalls, Stoking Global Fears – The New York Times

Growth in the eurozone itself was just 0.2 percent in the fourth quarter compared with the third quarter, the European Union statistics agency said. That rate matched the previous quarter’s, and anemic as it is, it might have been worse but for Spain and France. Spain’s economy grew at an unexpectedly strong clip, rising 0.7 […]

It's official: Sam Carter heading to Europe after this season – The Roar

It's official: Sam Carter heading to Europe after this season – The Roar

A Set small text size A Set the default text size A Set large text size Star Brumbies lock Sam Carter will leave the Super Rugby club at the end of the 2019 season for a stint in Europe.

Brexit: European papers lose patience with UK backstop move – BBC News

Brexit: European papers lose patience with UK backstop move – BBC News

Image copyright BBC Monitoring Newspapers across Europe are scrutinising what just happened in the latest Brexit story twist and weighing up likely consequences for the European Union. “The fog over London’s government district just will not clear,” says Germany’s Tagesspiegel, calling the House of Commons voting last night “nothing less than the biggest political crisis […]