NEWSLETTERS

Produced weekly by the Global Newsroom

Newsletter 14/03 – 20/03

       EUROPEBMW reports declining profits   2018 was a challenging year for manufacturers in the automobile industry over uncertainty on the US-China trade war and the implementation of new carbon emission standards (Worldwide Harmonised Light...

Newsletter 07/03 – 13/03

       EUROPEEuropean investment reaches pre-2007 levels   The levels of investment in Europe has finally reached levels seen prior to the financial crisis. This is almost five years after the US achieved the same, around 2014, as seen in the chart...

Newsletter 28/02 – 06/03

       EUROPEIncreasing investment screening will lead to EU “Protectionism” : António Costa The Portuguese Prime Minister warned EU members against the new security procedures for screening non-EU investments, believing they will lead to more...

Newsletter 21/02 – 27/02

       EUROPEUBS charged guilty of money laundering UBS was found guilty of money laundering by the Paris Court which fined them $5.1 billion for helping wealthy clients stash funds in undeclared swiss accounts. As Brexit is approaching it’s...

Newsletter 14/02 – 20/02

       EUROPEA shot in the arm for Huawei Following up to the story from two weeks ago, on US imposing a ban on Huawei accessing 5G technology, on 17th February, the UK intelligence declared the risk to be manageable. Neither UK nor Germany were...

Newsletter 07/02 – 13/02

       EUROPENo agreement on Brexit between the UK and EU  Theresa May visited Dublin and Brussels last week, but no new agreement was reached on the Brexit deal. The EU restated it would not renegotiate the withdrawal agreement. However,...

Newsletter 31/01 – 06/02

       EUROPEAlstom - Siemens Rail Merger under threat The intention of the two European giants to form a rail network to compete against large Chinese competitors is under threat. Despite the concessions made by the two companies, it could still...