EXCLUSIVE Google hit with antitrust complaint by Danish job search rival

A logo of Google is seen at its exhibition space, at the Viva Technology conference dedicated to innovation and startups at Porte de Versailles exhibition center in Paris, France June 15, 2022. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BRUSSELS, June 27 (Reuters) – Google was hit with an antitrust … Read more

Euro zone business growth slumped in June as price hikes bite

A shopping cart is pushed down the aisle in this photo illustration taken at Mercator shopping mall in Ljubljana, January 28, 2014. REUTERS / Srdjan Zivulovic Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, June 23 (Reuters) – Eurozone business growth has slowed significantly this month – and by much more than expected … Read more

Full Brexit yet to play out on British finance, lawmakers say

The City of London financial district can be seen as people walk along the south side of the River Thames, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in London, Britain, March 19, 2021. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON, June 23 (Reuters) – Britain should avoid major, hasty reforms to … Read more

UK data rules to ease burden on business, cut cookie warnings

LONDON, June 16 (Reuters) – Britain will set out a new data protection regime on Friday that diverges from EU regulations, which it says will ease the burden of compliance on businesses and reduce the number of annoying cookie pop-ups that plague consumers online. . The government said it believed the new rules would not … Read more

Tesla cuts job openings since Elon Musk’s economic warning

A Tesla service and sales center is shown in Vista, California, US, June 3, 2022. REUTERS/Mike Blake Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SAN FRANCISCO, June 16 (Reuters) – Tesla (TSLA.O) has cut job postings by 14% since Chief Executive Elon Musk warned he was worried about the economy, needed to reduce … Read more

Euro zone finance ministers fail to choose new head of bailout fund

European Commission Director-General for Economic and Financial Affairs (ECFIN) Marco Buti speaks during a news conference in London July 23, 2010. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LUXEMBOURG, June 16 (Reuters) – Euro zone finance ministers decided on Thursday to delay a vote to replace the outgoing head of … Read more

Analysis: Why us? Italy seeks way out of low-wage economy trap

Italy is the only European country where wages have fallen since 1990 Tried to compete with Asia by cutting costs Most new jobs on temporary, low paid contracts Country has no minimum wage ROME, June 16 (Reuters) – Diana Parini left her waitressing job at an Italian Alpine resort last month because she was fed … Read more

Lawmakers strike deal ahead of EU carbon market vote

BRUSSELS, June 15 (Reuters) – Groups representing a majority of lawmakers in the European Parliament have struck a compromise deal on climate change policies that they will hope to pass a vote next week and avoid delays to Europe’s green agenda. The Parliament dealt a blow to the European Union’s climate change policies last week, … Read more

The ECB to discuss the market route in an unscheduled meeting

The European Central Bank (ECB) logo in Frankfurt, Germany, January 23, 2020. REUTERS / Ralph Orlowski / File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register FRANKFURT, June 15 (Reuters) – The European Central Bank’s rate-setting Governing Council will hold an unscheduled meeting on Wednesday morning to discuss the recent sell-off in government … Read more

Countries mull delaying new EU carbon market in search of climate deal

The opencast lignite mine Nochten and the coal-fired power Boxberg Power Station, operated by Lausitz Energie Bergbau AG (LEAG), is pictured in Nochten, Germany, March 22, 2022. REUTERS / Matthias Rietschel Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BRUSSELS, June 14 (Reuters) – European Union countries are considering a one-year delay to launch … Read more