Remember corporate Europe? It wants to be noticed again – The Economist

Remember corporate Europe? It wants to be noticed again – The Economist

Financial Times Remember corporate Europe? It wants to be noticed againThe EconomistNow that he is France’s president, Mr Macron is trying to revive the grandest idea of all in European business: creating continental champions capable of taking on American and Chinese firms. It is an ambitious mission that will prove highly frustrating.Europe’s choice — French […]

Uranium One deal led to some exports to Europe, memos show

Uranium One deal led to some exports to Europe, memos show

After the Obama administration approved the sale of a Canadian mining company with significant U.S. uranium reserves to a firm owned by Russia’s government, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission assured Congress and the public the new owners couldn’t export any raw nuclear fuel from America’s shores. “No uranium produced at either facility may be exported,” the […]

New York, Catalonia, Champions League: Your Thursday Briefing

New York, Catalonia, Champions League: Your Thursday Briefing

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. Here’s what you need to know: CreditAndres Kudacki/Associated Press • “We will not be cowed.” That was Mayor Bill de Blasio of New York, one day after a truck attack that killed eight people. Among those killed were five Argentines celebrating their 30th […]

Europe’s Biggest Fund Sticks to Top Emerging Dollar-Bond Bet

Europe’s Biggest Fund Sticks to Top Emerging Dollar-Bond Bet

Policy normalization at some of the world’s biggest central banks may have some emerging-market investors nervous, but Europe’s largest fund manager is sticking to its playbook. Amundi Asset Management, which oversees the equivalent of $1.6 trillion, is continuing to bet on developing-nation dollar debt as policy makers from the U.S. to Europe start to wind […]

For Uber, if only Estonia were Europe – POLITICO

For Uber, if only Estonia were Europe – POLITICO

Ride-sharing company Uber could use some good news in Europe | Spencer Platt/Getty Images Troubled American ride-sharing giant gets some rare good news in tech-friendly Baltics. By Joanna Plucinska 11/2/17, 4:01 AM CET TALLINN — Uber has run into a host of political and regulatory troubles in many European cities. Then there’s the Estonian capital. […]

Tottenham proved they belong among best teams in Europe – Pochettino

Tottenham proved they belong among best teams in Europe – Pochettino

Real Madrid suffer their first group stage loss since 2012 at the hands of Tottenham at Wembley Stadium. Real Madrid suffer their first group stage loss since 2012 at the hands of Tottenham at Wembley Stadium. The FC pundits talk how Mauricio Pochettino, without the use of the transfer market, was able to get Tottenham […]

Is Europe’s Far Right Stoppable?

Is Europe’s Far Right Stoppable?

Supporters of the Austrian Freedom Party cheer prior to a final campaign rally in Vienna, October 13, 2017. (AP Photo / Matthias Schrader) Ready to Resist? Sign up to get three concrete actions in your inbox every week. Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out our latest issue. Subscribe now […]

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