By Susan Fenton
LONDON (Reuters) - Global consumer confidence rose in the first quarter, with a marked increase in sentiment in the United States, Japan and northern Europe, a survey sh...
BEIJING (Reuters) - The United States should be just as concerned as other countries about a rise in Japanese nationalism, China's ambassador to Washington said, hinting that the United States should ...May 1, 2013, 6:58 pm
ATHENS (Reuters) - Investment fund Emma Delta has met Athens' demand to raise its offer for a stake in gambling monopoly OPAP
By Nathan Layne
TOKYO (Reuters) - With losses from ill-fated expansions still fresh in their minds, executives at Daiwa Securities Group <8601.T> and other top Japanese brokerages...
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Development Securities
LONDON (Reuters) - British engineering company Weir
By Matt Scuffham
LONDON (Reuters) - New British bank Aldermore aims to expand its balance sheet by 60 percent or 1.5 billion pounds this year by picking up customers shunned by larger r...
TOKYO (AFP) - A bull has gored to death a 40-year-old man in southern Japan just a month after attacking his father and breaking the older man's ribs, police and a report said Wednesday.May 1, 2013, 5:42 pm
By Clare Kane
MADRID (Reuters) - Workers hit by lower living standards and record high unemployment staged May Day protests across Europe on Wednesday, hoping to persuade their governme...
By Olesya Dmitracova
LONDON (Reuters) - British manufacturing almost returned to growth in April and house prices showed their biggest annual rise in more than a year, suggesting that a...
LONDON (Reuters) - First-quarter economic output data suggests Britain's economy may be healthier than previous figures suggested, Bank of England deputy governor Paul Tucker said in a newspaper artic...May 1, 2013, 3:52 pm
PNG opposition leader Belden Namah says he will produce evidence of corrupt behaviour by the country's prime minister at a defamation hearing.May 1, 2013, 3:31 pm
LONDON (Reuters) - Three British soldiers have been killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan, Britain's Defence Ministry said on Wednesday, in the deadliest single attack on the British military there...May 1, 2013, 2:55 pm
KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - Malaysia's opposition and clean-polls activists said Wednesday the integrity of weekend elections was in doubt after revelations that indelible ink meant to prevent fraud was easily washed off.May 1, 2013, 2:50 pm
LONDON (Reuters) - British aircraft parts supplier Meggitt
SYDNEY (AFP) - Papua New Guinea Prime Minister Peter O'Neill has announced a renewed push for the death penalty, and life sentences for rape, saying that "draconian" penalties were needed to tackle violent crime.May 1, 2013, 2:31 pm
LONDON (Reuters) - British house prices dipped unexpectedly in April from March but a recently extended credit scheme should buoy the market in coming months, mortgage lender Nationwide said on Wednes...May 1, 2013, 2:13 pm
LONDON (Reuters) - Home Retail
Amanda Knox, who is accused of killing Meredith Kercher in 2007, says she was aware of being labelled a she-devil in the media, but says "They're wrong".May 1, 2013, 2:05 pm
By Tom Bergin
LONDON (Reuters) - Executives from Google Inc. and its auditor Ernst & Young will be called again to a British parliament committee to testify on tax, after a Reuters ...
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