Barca register four new signings after triggering final ‘economic lever’

Jul 23, 2022; Las Vegas, Nevada, USA; Barcelona forward Franck Kessie (19) passes the ball during a game against Real Madrid at Allegiant Stadium. / Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 12 (Reuters) – Barcelona have registered four of their newly signed players ahead of … Read more

European shares slip ahead of economic data; Avast soars

The German share price index DAX graph is pictured at the stock exchange in Frankfurt, Germany, August 2, 2022. REUTERS/Staff Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Aug 3 (Reuters) – European shares fell in early trading on Wednesday ahead of key business growth data, while broader markets weighed the potential fallout from … Read more

BA halts short-haul ticket sales until Aug. 8

LONDON, Aug 2 (Reuters) – British Airways has halted ticket sales on short-haul flights from Heathrow until August 8 following the London airport’s decision to cap capacity and tackle widespread disruption and cancellations. The IAG (ICAG.L)-owned airline said the sales suspension on domestic and European destinations was designed to allow existing customers to rebook flights … Read more

Analysis: World’s biggest bond markets back in vogue as recession fears mount

Global indices are displayed on a screen on the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York City, US, August 19, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, July 29 (Reuters) – One day you’re out and the next day you’re in: the world’s … Read more

Spain’s Fluidra first-half net profit slips 4.5%, improves sales outlook

The entrance of Fluidra SA is pictured in a business complex, which is a Spain-based company active in the pool and wellness equipment business, outskirts of Barcelona, ​​Spain, April 28, 2022. REUTERS/Nacho Doce Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BARCELONA, July 29 (Reuters) – Spain’s Fluidra (FLUI.MC) said on Friday first-half net … Read more

Return to socializing drives Campari H1 sales up 19%

Campari bottles are seen in a bar in Milan, Italy, September 4, 2018. REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MILAN, July 27 (Reuters) – Italian drinks group Campari (CPRI.MI) on Wednesday posted a 19.2% rise in like-for-like revenues in the first half, driven by a full recovery of sales in … Read more

Wildfires: Europe’s latest economic headache

Blazes damage forests and livelihoods across Europe Climate risks could wipe 4 pct off Europe’s GDP by 2030. Europe under pressure to prevent as well as douse fires Summer wildfires just a ‘preview’ of future, expert says. ATHENS, July 22 (Reuters) – When the blaze tore through a forest in Greece last August, swallowing up … Read more

Euro zone business activity contracted in July as price rises bite -PMI

A symphony of light illuminates the south facade of the European Central Bank (ECB) headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, December 30, 2021. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, July 22 (Reuters) – Euro zone business activity unexpectedly contracted this month due to an accelerating downturn in manufacturing and a near-stalling … Read more

Bankinter says the Spanish bank tax would hurt the economy

A woman uses an ATM machine at Bankinter bank branch in Madrid, Spain, October 26, 2021. REUTERS/Juan Medina/ Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MADRID, July 21 (Reuters) – Senior executives of Spanish lender Bankinter (BKT.MC) on Thursday said that a proposed tax on Spanish banks to help tackle the rising cost … Read more

Zara founder Ortega’s real estate assets worth $15.5 bln in 2021

Downtown Manhattan’s skyline is seen in New York City, US, August 21, 2021. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly/ Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MADRID, July 21 (Reuters) – The family office of Spanish billionaire Amancio Ortega, founder and main shareholder of fashion group Inditex (ITX.MC), reported on Thursday its real estate assets’ market value … Read more