British Prime Minister Theresa May assured EU leaders in Brussels on Wednesday that she can still reach a Brexit deal, avoiding a showdown over stalled talks as Brussels stepped up planning for a failure of negotiations.
Italy’s top ministers issued a barrage of statements on Wednesday to reassure financial markets over the government’s forthcoming budget, promising to keep state accounts in check and maintain economic stability.
Britain’s newly appointed Brexit minister said on Thursday he hoped that the government’s soon-to-be-published policy on leaving the European Union will reassure those in the EU who are unclear as to how it will work.
BERLIN (Reuters) – German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz late on Thursday sought to assuage German citizens about Italy’s financial outlook as the new coalition government in Rome called for tough negotiations with Europe over the economy.
MILAN (Reuters) – The euroskeptic professor whom Italy’s would-be coalition partners want as their economy minister sought on Sunday to allay concerns about his views on the European Union, which have held up the formation of a government.
Speaking at a companywide meeting, Mark Parker signaled there might be more managerial moves in the wake of allegations of misconduct and bias against women.
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‘Mad’ Mike Hughes, who has been likened to cartoon character Wile E Coyote, propelled himself off the ground in a homemade rocket on Saturday before a hard landing in the Mojave Desert. Mr Hughes worked on overhauling his rocket in his garage for months before the launch on Saturday, which was given the go-ahead by Albert Okura, who owns Amboy.
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SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – South Korean officials who met with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un this week will depart for Washington on Thursday, seeking to reassure their U.S. ally ahead of negotiations about ending Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons program and preventing the outbreak of war.