27.75 F
New York City
January 20, 2020
Home » England

England

Reuters - Business

A thousand EU financial firms plan to open UK offices after Brexit

Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) – More than a thousand banks, asset managers, payments companies and insurers in the European Union plan to open offices in post-Brexit Britain so they can continue serving UK clients, regulatory consultancy Bovill said on Monday. FILE PHOTO: A person walks through the Canary Wharf financial district of......
Reuters - Business

HSBC cutting around 100 staff in equities business: sources

Reuters
FILE PHOTO: People walk past a HSBC signage in Singapore October 8 2019. REUTERS/Feline Lim HONG KONG/LONDON (Reuters) – HSBC (HSBA.L) is cutting around 100 roles in its equities business with the bulk of the layoffs falling on its continental European trading floors, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.......
CBS US News

A British teenager had a seizure while playing an online video game. His friend 5,000 miles away in Texas called UK police, saving his life.

CBS News
Aidan Jackson was playing a game online in his bedroom in Widnes, England, when he had a sudden seizure. Luckily, he was playing with a friend, who managed to save his life from 5,000 miles away. Dia Lathora, a 20-year-old from Texas, alerted police in the U.K. when she realized......
USA Today - NFL

Tennessee Titans vs. New England Patriots wild-card playoff preview: Are Tom Brady and Co. on upset alert?

USA Today
https://www.gannett-cdn.com/presto/2019/12/31/USAT/890c2b01-b2a3-41b2-8cf9-c4e0559a8a74-USATSI_13262687.jpg USA TODAY New England is playing in the wild-card round for the first time since 2009, and Tom Brady and Co. will have to fend off a surging Titans team.         Source link...
History

Ten Things We’ve Learned About Britain’s Monarchs in the Past Ten Years | History

Smithsonian
In recent years, the British royal family has filled the headlines as the Windsors hosted lavish weddings, welcomed petite princes and celebrated landmark milestones like Elizabeth II’s sapphire jubilee. But over the course of the 2010s, historians, archivists, archaeologists and other researchers gave the press, ever hungry for more monarchial......
Reuters - Business

China denies forced labor accusations after plea found in Christmas card

Reuters
BEIJING/LONDON (Reuters) – China dismissed accusations of forced labor at a Shanghai prison on Monday, a day after media reports that a message had been found in a Christmas card saying it had been packed by inmates. FILE PHOTO: A company logo is pictured outside a Tesco supermarket in Altrincham......
CNBC Business

Seeing the British royals up close on Christmas Day, here’s what we know

CNBC
Britain’s royal family appear in public several times a year, with one of their best-known meet-and-greets happening over the holiday season at Sandringham, Queen Elizabeth II’s country estate. Source link: Click here for more...
CBS US News

Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” made the holiday what it is today

CBS News
London – Anyone who’s read or watched an adaptation of “A Christmas Carol” knows how Scrooge is changed through the events in Charles Dickens’ classic story. But what’s less well-known is how the book changed the celebration of Christmas itself — changes that crossed the Atlantic from England, and are......
Reuters - Business

Uber submits appeal to regain London taxi license

Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) – Uber submitted an appeal on Friday against a decision by London’s transport regulator to strip the taxi app of its right to operate in one its most important markets, setting up a potentially lengthy legal process during which it can continue to take rides. FILE PHOTO: A......
Reuters - Business

Qantas selects Airbus over Boeing for world’s longest flights

Reuters
SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s Qantas Airways (QAN.AX) picked Airbus SE (AIR.PA) over Boeing Co (BA.N) as the preferred supplier for jets capable of the world’s longest commercial flights from Sydney to London, dealing the U.S. planemaker its latest setback this year. FILE PHOTO: Workers are seen near Qantas Airways, Australia’s......
Reuters - Business

Airbus beats Boeing to become preferred supplier for Qantas Sydney-London flights

Reuters
SYDNEY (Reuters) – Qantas Airways Ltd (QAN.AX) said on Friday is has chosen Airbus SE (AIR.PA) as preferred supplier for jets capable of the world’s longest commercial flights from Sydney to London, beating rival Boeing Co (BA.N) after a hard-fought contest. FILE PHOTO: Workers are seen near Qantas Airways, Australia’s......
Sports Illustrated - MMA

Euro 2020: A true Group of Death in next summer’s tournament

Sports Illustrated
http://www.si.com/.image/c_limit%2Ccs_srgb%2Cfl_progressive%2Ch_1200%2Cq_auto:good%2Cw_1200/MTY4Njk5NjI3ODU0Mzc0ODA3/germany-portugal-france-euro-2020.jpg Jonathan Wilson Andreea Alexandru/AP/Shutterstock From a true-to-form Group of Death to a promising set of entertaining matches between known powerhouses and revitalized nations, there’s plenty to break down as the draw for the finals of Euro 2020 was conducted in Bucharest, Romania, on Saturday.   Here are three takeaways from......
ESPN

Germany France Portugal drawn in same group

ESPN
European champions Portugal have been drawn in the same group as the last two World Cup winners Germany and France. Germany will meet France in their opening fixture in Group F, which will be broadcast live across ESPN networks from June 12-July 12. England will kick off their campaign against......
ESPN

Euro 2020 draw Will Germany, France or Portugal be the odd ones out? England, Croatia meet again

ESPN
Now the Euro 2020 draw has been made, the previews and predictions can begin! The tournament can be viewed LIVE in the U.S. on ESPN networks, from June 12 to July 12. Jump to: Group A | Group B | Group C | Group D | Group E | Group......
ESPN

Euro 2020 draw: Who are favourites, who are no-hopers?

ESPN
Ahead of Saturday’s Euro 2020 draw (live at noon ET on ESPNEWS and ESPN3), we look at the contenders, outsiders and no-hopers for the tournament. Source link: Click here for more...
Reuters - Business

Manchester City owner scores $4.8 billion price tag with stake sale

Reuters
LONDON/PARIS (Reuters) – Manchester City’s Abu Dhabi-controlled owner has agreed to sell a $500 million stake to U.S. private equity firm Silver Lake, making it the world’s most valuable soccer group with a $4.8 billion price tag. Tech-focused Silver Lake will buy just over 10% of City Football Group (CFG),......
Reuters - Business

H&M-backed startup puts bacteria to work in green dyeing process

Reuters
STOCKHOLM/NORWICH, Britain (Reuters) – A British biotech startup is developing a method of textile dyeing that taps into the bright colors of birds and butterflies and has micro-organisms recreate them on fabric, slashing the use of water and heavy chemicals in the process. Patchwork of different types of material dyed......

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Click whichever is suitable. Accept Read More