Euro zone's strong factory output surprises in August
As the three-year euro zone crisis impacts business confidence across the world, the World Bank has also warned of a worsening slowdown in China, a major importer of European goods. (Reporting by Robin Emmott; Editing by Ben Deighton)
Top commodity managers tip refiners and oil products for fourth-quarter
precious metals. Threadneedle's Nicolas Robin , co-manager of two commodities funds ..... U.S. gasoline and European gasoil. Robin said the U.S. East Coast market was ..... strength," he said. CHINA BUBBLE Both Robin and Frech are more skeptical about the
Where have 'Today' show viewers gone?
is 14. At the same time, "Good Morning America" co-host Robin Roberts' positive "Q'' score jumped from 20 to 27. Langelier ..... Today' show gave me a lift to get my day started," said Taren Robin , 48, from Paris, Ky. "I don't get that lift anymore
Europe accuses U.S. of failing to cut Boeing aid
sanctions in the dispute, while Brussels is threatening $12 billion. However, most observers expect both sides to eventually negotiate a settlement to end the dispute. (Reporting by Robin Emmott; Editing by Kevin Liffey and Eric Walsh)
EU holds fire on ZTE, Huawei telecom trade case
would impose duties on Chinese solar panels and probably launch its own action against Huawei and ZTE, trade experts say. (Additional reporting by Tarmo Virki in Helsinki, Ethan Bilby, Robin Emmott in Brussels; Editing by Louise Heavens)
Highlights: EU finance ministers meet on financial transactions tax
would understand if we had to secure the deposits of the Cypriots. There should be a new source (of funds) and this could be a good argument." (Reporting by Leigh Thomas, Annika Breidthardt, Eva Kuehnen and Robin Emmott in Luxembourg)
EU asks for WTO panel into Boeing subsidy dispute
new subsidies to Boeing," the Commission said in a statement. The United States said last month it had complied with a ruling ordering it to withdraw unfair subsidies to Boeing. (Reporting by Robin Emmott; editing by John O'Donnell)
Spain may get nod to ease pace of fiscal cuts
The euro zone believes Spain's budget cuts should take account of its recession, its economy minister said, as regional policymakers debated whether to let the country slacken the pace of its austerity drive.