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U.S. to relax travel restrictions for vaccinated foreign air travelers in November

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WASHINGTON, Sept 20 (Reuters) – The United States will reopen in November to air travelers from 33 countries including China, India, Brazil and most of Europe who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, the White House said on Monday, easing tough pandemic-related restrictions that started early last year. The decision, announced......

European stocks rise as travel shares jump on Ryanair forecast

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The German share price index DAX graph is pictured at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, September 15, 2021. REUTERS/Staff Travel & leisure stocks snap 4-day losing streak Continental slumps on Vitesco spin-off Weaker metal prices weigh on miners Sept 16 (Reuters) – European stocks rose on Thursday as travel......

UK to extend Northern Ireland’s Brexit grace periods

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LONDON/DUBLIN, Sept 6 (Reuters) – Britain plans to further extend post-Brexit grace periods on some goods imports to Northern Ireland, Brexit minister David Frost said on Monday, in a move designed to give London and Brussels more time for talks about trade with the province. The fate of British-ruled Northern......

Ryanair ends jet order talks with Boeing amid price dispute

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A Ryanair Boeing 737-800 aircraft approaches Paris-Beauvais airport in Tille, northern France, September 27, 2018. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann Talks on MAX 10 end due to pricing, Ryanair says Ryanair says needs up to 250 jets No sign of talks with rival Airbus DUBLIN, Sept 6 (Reuters) – Boeing (BA.N) faces a......

Fintech group ION raises offer for Italy’s Cerved to $2.44 billion

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Sept 3 (Reuters) – Fintech group ION’s vehicle Castor Bidco said on Friday it would bump its offer for credit analysis and management company Cerved Group (CERV.MI) to 2.05 billion euros ($2.44 billion), if it buys out more than 90% of the Italian company. In the event of over 90%......

Ryanair passenger numbers rise in August to 11.1 million

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Ryanair planes are seen at Dublin Airport, following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Dublin, Ireland, May 1, 2020. REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff DUBLIN, Sept 2 (Reuters) – Ryanair (RYA.I) on Thursday said it flew 11.1 million passengers in August, 75% of the number the budget airline carried in August 2019......

Hedge fund Odey sells stake in Ryanair, IAG -Mail on Sunday

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Aug 8 (Reuters) – UK-based hedge fund Odey Asset Management has sold its stakes in airline firms Ryanair Holdings Plc (RYA.I) and International Consolidated Airlines Group SA (ICAG.L), the Mail on Sunday reported. Hedge fund manager James Hanbury sold his holding in British Airways-owner IAG, Mail on Sunday reported, citing......

Golf-Korda stumbles with gold in reach, Ko closes in

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Tokyo 2020 Olympics – Golf – Women’s Individual – Final – Round 4 – Kasumigaseki Country Club – Kawagoe, Saitama, Japan – August 7, 2021. Nelly Korda of the United States writes in her notebook. REUTERS/Murad Sezer KAWAGOE, Japan, Aug 7 (Reuters) – Nelly Korda stumbled with a horror double-bogey......

Boxing-A French sit-in and Ghanaian medal in action-packed day

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Tokyo 2020 Olympics – Boxing – Men’s Featherweight – Quarterfinal – KKG – Kokugikan Arena – Tokyo, Japan – August 1, 2021. Samuel Takyi of Ghana in action against Ceiber Avila of Colombia REUTERS/Yara Nardi TOKYO, Aug 1 (Reuters) – A dramatic day of action before the gold-medal bouts start......

England scraps quarantine for fully vaccinated EU, U.S. visitors

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No quarantine for vaccinated EU, U.S. visitors from Aug. 2 UK PM says he wants U.S. travellers to come “freely” BA, easyJet shares rise 3-5% Restrictions still in place for France, upsetting French LONDON, July 28 (Reuters) – England will allow fully vaccinated visitors from the European Union and United......

Ryanair raises passenger forecast as O’Leary targets rapid growth

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Expects July-Sept traffic at two thirds of pre-pandemic level CEO O’Leary says he sees best growth opportunities in 30 years Loss for April-June quarter less than forecast Shares up 4.1% DUBLIN, July 26 (Reuters) – Ryanair (RYA.I) on Monday raised its forecast for full-year traffic on strong summer bookings, with......

Rowing-Puspure leads stellar Irish cohort on hunt for Tokyo gold

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Tokyo 2020 Olympics – Rowing – Women’s Single Sculls – Quarterfinal 1 – Sea Forest Waterway, Tokyo, Japan – July 25, 2021. Sanita Puspure of Ireland in action REUTERS/Leah Millis TOKYO, July 25 (Reuters) – It’s beginning to look like third time is the charm for Sanita Puspure. The 39-year-old......

UK demands new post-Brexit deal on Northern Ireland from EU

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UK wants significant changes to post-Brexit settlement UK says it considered unilaterally deviating from deal EU has repeatedly refused to reopen treaty LONDON, July 21 (Reuters) – Britain on Wednesday demanded a new deal from the European Union to govern post-Brexit trade with Northern Ireland, saying it already had cause......

Ryanair loses challenge against state aid for Lufthansa’s Austrian unit

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BRUSSELS, July 14 (Reuters) – Ryanair (RYA.I) on Wednesday lost its challenge against state aid for Austrian Airlines approved by EU competition regulators after Europe’s second-highest court said the aid complied with EU rules. Europe’s biggest budget airline has launched 16 lawsuits against the European Commission for allowing state aid......

McGregor breaks leg in latest UFC loss to Dustin Poirier

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LAS VEGAS, Nevada, July 11 (Reuters) – Conor McGregor suffered a broken leg in another crushing defeat to Dustin Poirier at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Saturday, with the fight stopped by doctors at the end of the first round. As a thrilling first five-minute frame drew to......

Ireland’s new men impress in 71-10 thrashing of U.S.

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Rugby Union – Ireland v United States – Aviva Stadium, Dublin, Ireland – July 10, 2021 Ireland players celebrate after the match Pool via REUTERS/Donall Farmer DUBLIN, July 10 (Reuters) – Hooker Ronan Kelleher grabbed four tries and Ireland capped eight new players as many of their younger fringe men......

Lithuania toughens Belarus border with razor wire to bar migrants

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Lithuanian border guards detain migrants on Lithuania-Belarus border in Kalviai, Lithuania, July 7, 2021. REUTERS/Janis Laizans VILNIUS, July 9 (Reuters) – Lithuania began building a 550-km (320-mile) razor wire barrier on its border with Belarus on Friday after accusing Belarusian authorities of flying in migrants from abroad to send illegally......

EU says UK liable to pay 47.5 billion euros to EU in post-Brexit settlement

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British and European Union flags are seen ahead of a meeting of European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, in Brussels, Belgium December 9, 2020. Olivier Hoslet/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo July 8 (Reuters) – The European Union said that the United Kingdom is liable......

Belarus moves opposition blogger and girlfriend to house arrest

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Jailed Belarus journalist Roman Protasevich takes part in a press conference about the forced landing of the Ryanair passenger plane on which he was travelling, in Minsk, Belarus June 14, 2021. Ramil Nasibulin/BelTA/Handout via REUTERS MOSCOW, June 25 (Reuters) – An opposition blogger who was arrested after his flight was......

UK to publish plans to lift travel curbs for fully vaccinated

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UK says double vaccine shot process can open up travel Transport minister adds Malta, Spain’s Balearics to green list Anger rises over travel restrictions Germany’s Merkel: Europe should quarantine Britons LONDON, June 24 (Reuters) – Britain will next month publish plans to allow fully vaccinated people to travel unrestricted to......

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