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Philippine landslide shows poor often live in danger's path

Sep 19, 2018

Philippine landslide shows poor often live in danger's path

EU: Luxembourg did not give selective tax deal to McDonald's

Sep 19, 2018

The European Union has ruled that Luxembourg did not give the U.S. fast food giant McDonald's a special sweet tax deal and that the non-taxation of some of its profits did not amount to illegal state aid

China reaches out to US over demand for media registration

Sep 19, 2018

China says it has reached out to the U.S. over reports that the Department of Justice has ordered two top Chinese state-run media outlets to register with the government as foreign agents

Port wine? Feta? Brexit may spell trouble for famed EU names

Sep 19, 2018

Britain's impending exit from the European Union is throwing up a host of difficulties

UK inflation unexpectedly spikes on higher clothing costs

Sep 19, 2018

Official figures show that inflation in Britain unexpectedly rose in August to a six-month high as clothing and transport costs rose sharply

Danish bank CEO quits amid money laundering scandal

Sep 19, 2018

Denmark's largest bank says its chief executive is resigning, hours before it presents the conclusions of an internal report into alleged major money laundering via its Estonian branch

EU rules that Luxembourg did not give selective tax deal to McDonald's, clears it of state aid infraction

Sep 19, 2018

EU rules that Luxembourg did not give selective tax deal to McDonald's, clears it of state aid infraction

Germany to have 1 million electric cars by 2022

Sep 19, 2018

Germans are beginning to embrace electric cars, with experts predicting the country will have a million hybrid or battery-electric vehicles on the road by 2022

The Latest: China welcomes Korean summit, supports talks

Sep 19, 2018

China has welcomed the outcome of the inter-Korean summit and will continue supporting both sides in further talks on reducing tensions

Global shares rise as traders shrug off new China-US tariffs

Sep 19, 2018

Global shares are mostly higher despite jitters over the escalating trade dispute between the U.S. and China

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