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20 Oct 2017, 18:32

Britain Breached For Treacherous Conditions As Storm Brian Approaches

LONDON (Alliance News) – Communities across the UK are battening down the hatches with sandbags and barricades in preparation for…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 17:59

Merkel Holds Meeting With FDP, Greens To Forge New German Government

BERLIN (Alliance News) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s attempts to cobble together the country’s first national three-way coalition entered a…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 17:44

Watchdog Warns Of 360% Increase In Customs Declarations After Brexit

LONDON (Alliance News) – The number of decisions faced by immigration officials may increase by 230% and customs declarations could…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 16:26

Twenty-Four Senators Cosponsor Bipartisan Obamacare Deal

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Senate Health Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander, and ranking member Patty Murray, announced Thursday that twenty-two other…

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Calendars

20 Oct 2017, 16:13

REPEAT: International Economic Events Calendar – Next 7 Days (20th Oct 2017)

Local Time Country EventMonday 23 October  08:30 EDT Canada Wholesale trade09:30 CCT China House Price Index11:00…

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Calendars

20 Oct 2017, 16:07

International Economic Events Calendar – Next 7 Days (20th Oct 2017)

Local Time Country EventMonday 23 October  08:30 EDT Canada Wholesale trade09:30 CCT China House Price Index11:00…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 15:21

US Existing Home Sales Unexpectedly Rebound In September

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – After reporting US existing home sales at their lowest level in a year in the previous…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 15:15

Bank Of Italy Estimates Q3 Growth At 0.5%

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – Italy’s economic growth improved slightly in the third quarter, led by strong performance in the service…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 15:14

Bank Of Italy Sees Q3 Growth Of 0.5%

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – Italy’s economic growth improved slightly in the third quarter, led by strong performance in the service…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 13:56

Macron Says Britain Needs To Make ‘Necessary Financial Commitments’

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – French President Emmanuel Macron said the EU is “far from having reached the necessary financial commitments”…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 13:31

UK Logs Decade Low Budget Deficit For September

LONDON (Alliance News) – The UK budget posted the smallest budget deficit in a decade for the month of September,…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 12:11

Italy’s Current Account Surplus Rises In August

ROME (Alliance News) – Italy’s current account surplus increased in August from the previous year, the Bank of Italy reported…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 11:44

UPDATE: UK’s May Positive As EU 27 Pave Way For Brexit Talks Phase 2

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – Theresa May has said she is “ambitious and positive” for Britain’s negotiations with the EU but…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 11:38

BoJ Chief Says Economy Well Balanced By External, Domestic Demand

TOKYO (Alliance News) – The Japan economy has been well-balanced by both external and domestic demand, Bank of Japan Governor…

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Companies

20 Oct 2017, 11:23

TOP NEWS SUMMARY: UK PM Positive But “Some Way To Go” On Brexit Talks

LONDON (Alliance News) – The following is a summary of top news stories Friday.———-COMPANIES———-InterContinental Hotels Group said it delivered a…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 11:21

Ireland’s Wholesale Prices Continue To Fall In September

DUBLIN (Alliance News) – Ireland’s wholesale prices continued to decline in September, the Central Statistics Office reported Friday. Wholesale prices…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 11:14

UPDATE: “Some Way To Go” In Brexit Talks But UK’s May Left “Positive”

LONDON (Alliance News) – Theresa May has said she is “ambitious and positive” for Britain’s negotiations with the EU but…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 11:01

Iraq Claims Town Near Kirkuk Seized From Kurds After Clashes

CAIRO (Alliance News) – Forces of Iraq’s central government have seized control of a town near the northern oil-rich province…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 10:59

TOP NEWS: EU Opens Door To Next Phase Of Brexit Talks – If UK Delivers

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – Leaders of the 27 EU countries that will remain after Britain’s exit have agreed to prepare…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 10:02

TOP NEWS: UK Budget Deficit Narrows In September

LONDON (Alliance News) – The UK budget deficit narrowed in September, the Office for National Statistics said Friday.Public sector…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 9:43

UK Budget Deficit Narrows In September

LONDON (Alliance News) – The UK budget deficit declined in September, the Office for National Statistics said Friday. Public sector…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 9:37

Eurozone Current Account Surplus Rises In August

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The euro area current account surplus rose to the highest level in more than a year…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 9:24

UPDATE: EU Set To Block Progress In Brexit Talks Despite May’s Appeal

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – A last-ditch effort by UK Prime Minister Theresa May to convince the remaining 27 EU countries…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 8:21

Three-Way Talks Set To Start Long Slog Towards New German Government

BERLIN (Alliance News) – Formal talks that could lead to Germany’s first national three-way governing coalition are set to begin…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 8:19

EU To Consider Cuts In Funding Of Turkey’s Membership Bid

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – Leaders from the EU asked the bloc’s executive to come up with proposals on whether and…

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Briefings

20 Oct 2017, 7:59

LONDON BRIEFING: Mixed Fortunes For IHG From Hurricanes And Earthquake

LONDON (Alliance News) – InterContinental Hotels Group – which operates the Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn hotel chains – said…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 7:23

Germany’s Producer Price Inflation At 5-Month High

BERLIN (Alliance News) – Germany’s producer prices increased at the fastest pace in five months in September, data from Destatis…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 6:51

Germany And Netherlands Dismiss Britain’s Plea For Swift Trade Talks

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte have dismissed a plea by UK…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 6:46

Trump Meets Yellen With Decision Pending On US Fed Chair Role

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen met Thursday at the White House with US President Donald Trump,…

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Economics

20 Oct 2017, 6:44

Senate Set To Vote On Budget Resolution Key To US Tax Reform

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – US Senate Republicans appear poised to approve a budget resolution that will serve as the legislative…

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