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European Central Bank Raises Interest Rates Again – The New York Times

European Central Bank Raises Interest Rates Again  The New York Times ECB hikes rates by 75 basis points and scales back support for European banks  CNBC European Central Bank raises interest rates by 75 basis points to 1.5%  CNBC Television European stocks slip; ECB raises rates by 75 bps  Reuters ECB announces rate hikes despite France, Italy opposition  The Washington...

European markets open to close, earnings, data and news
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European markets open to close, earnings, data and news

U.S. stocks open higher U.S. stocks opened higher Thursday after the economy grew at a faster-than-expected pace in the third quarter. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 1.45% in early deals while the S&P 500 was 0.4% higher. The Nasdaq Composite traded was down 0.25%. — Karen Gilchrist Stocks on the move: Danske Bank...

Hikes rates by 75 basis points, new terms for European banks
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Hikes rates by 75 basis points, new terms for European banks

The European Central Bank has announced its third consecutive increase in interesr rates this year. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images The European Central Bank announced Thursday a 75-basis-point interest rate hike — its third consecutive increase this year — while also scaling back support for European banks. Following much speculation by market participants, the ECB...

As the Data Show, Medical Abortion Is Safe
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As the Data Show, Medical Abortion Is Safe

In 2020, medical abortion accounted for only 31.9% of voluntary termination of pregnancy (VTP) procedures in Italy. This finding comes from the most recent Ministry of Health report on the implementation of Law 194 of 1978. Data show that Italy’s percentage of medical abortion is significantly lower in comparison with other countries in Europe. For example, in...

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Shell profits more than double to $9.5bn; European Central Bank to hike interest rates – business live | Currencies

Key events Filters BETA Key events (5)Shell (11)UK (7)Rishi Sunak (6)Europe (3) Labour urges ‘proper windfall tax’ on energy firms Labour has called for a “proper windfall tax” on energy companies. Ed Miliband, Labour’s shadow climate change and net zero secretary, said: As millions of families struggle with their energy bills, the fact that Shell...

Emmanuel Macron calls for ‘Buy European Act’ to protect regional carmakers – POLITICO
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Emmanuel Macron calls for ‘Buy European Act’ to protect regional carmakers – POLITICO

PARIS — Emmanuel Macron called for a “Buy European Act” on Wednesday to protect carmakers on the Continent in the face of competition from China and in response to the United States’ own controversial scheme to incentivize domestic production. Speaking on TV channel France 2, the French president criticized the European Union as being “too...

US, European shares rise on hopes Fed will slow interest rate hike pace
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US, European shares rise on hopes Fed will slow interest rate hike pace

U.S. and European shares rose on Monday as signs of a cooling U.S. economy raised hopes that the Federal Reserve will slow its pace of rate hikes. The dollar weathered another suspected Japanese intervention to rise against the yen. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 346.66 points, or 1.12%, to 31,429.22,...

Damaged European undersea cables impact internet connectivity worldwide
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Damaged European undersea cables impact internet connectivity worldwide

Why it matters: Multiple undersea cables in the south of France were cut overnight, making Internet access unreliable globally. Engineers fixed one broken link, and investigations are still ongoing. Fingers have been pointed at Russian submarines because of the Ukraine conflict, but investigators have not yet found any evidence supporting this assumption. On Wednesday night,...