European shares boosted by rate-cut hopes before U.S. jobs data

European shares boosted by rate-cut hopes before U.S. jobs data

LONDON (Reuters) - European stocks gained ground on Friday as hopes that central banks would loosen policy offset trade friction and the threat of global recession, putting...
Strong U.S. jobs growth expected in May, trade tensions a threat

Strong U.S. jobs growth expected in May, trade tensions a threat

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. job growth likely increased solidly in May, with wage gains expected to pick up, showing strength in the labor market before an escalation...
Wall St. climbs as weak private jobs data boost rate cut hopes

Wall St. climbs as weak private jobs data boost rate cut hopes

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street’s major indexes rose on Wednesday as investors bet on a Federal Reserve interest rate cut after weak private sector jobs data...
Exclusive: Promising thousands of U.S. jobs, Foxconn offshored 155 to Mexico

Exclusive: Promising thousands of U.S. jobs, Foxconn offshored 155 to Mexico

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Foxconn has offshored more than 150 U.S. jobs to Mexico, according to the Labor Department, even as it struggles to meet job-creation targets promised...
EU leaders agree to pick new ‘Mr or Ms Europe’ next month

EU leaders agree to pick new ‘Mr or Ms Europe’ next month

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union leaders engaged in a first skirmish on Tuesday over who should become the next chief of the European Commission, giving themselves a...
France’s Macron wants ‘charismatic’ men and women for top EU jobs

France’s Macron wants ‘charismatic’ men and women for top EU jobs

French President Emmanuel Macron holds a news conference after a European Union leaders summit following the EU elections, in Brussels, Belgium May 28, 2019. REUTERS/Piroschka van...
EU leaders at odds in search of “Mr or Ms Europe”

EU leaders at odds in search of “Mr or Ms Europe”

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron disagreed on Tuesday over who should be the next chief of the European Commission as...
Merkel, Macron clash in search of “Mr or Ms Europe”

Merkel, Macron clash in search of “Mr or Ms Europe”

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron disagreed on Tuesday over who should be the next chief of the European Commission as...
France pledges to fight for GE plant where 1,000 jobs at risk

France pledges to fight for GE plant where 1,000 jobs at risk

FILE PHOTO: The logo of U.S. conglomerate General Electric is pictured at the company's site of its energy branch in Belfort, France, February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Vincent Kessler/File...
France wants FCA-Renault job guarantees and Nissan on board

France wants FCA-Renault job guarantees and Nissan on board

PARIS (Reuters) - France will seek protection of local jobs and other guarantees in exchange for supporting a merger between carmakers Renault and Fiat Chrysler, its finance...

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