|Jun 19 2013||New Airbus plane takes off with at Paris Air Show ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) The Airbus next-generation A350 plane took off commercially at the Paris Air Show on Wednesday, winning multi-billion-dollar deals and the European manufacturer said that more deals ...|
|Jun 19 2013||Greece PM battles to break deadlock over broadcaster ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras will on Wednesday make a last-ditch effort in talks with coalition allies to avert a crisis over his controversial shutdown of the state ...|
|Jun 19 2013||Winter weather puts damper on HandM profits ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Swedish fashion giant HandM posted a steeper than expected fall in quarterly profit on Wednesday, citing currency headwinds and a challenging retail climate but said June sales were ...|
|Jun 19 2013||Yunnan Red, anyone? Chinese wine heads to Europe ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) For years the Chinese have been buying up wine from Europe, but with domestic wine production predicted to overtake Australia and Chile by next year, Tiana Wu is hoping European ...|
|Jun 19 2013||World Bank warns global warming woes closing in ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) The World Bank on Wednesday warned that severe hardships from global warming could be felt within a generation, with a new study detailing devastating impacts in Africa and ...|
|Jun 19 2013||China firm forays into British yacht, hotel markets ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Chinese conglomerate Wanda Group will invest nearly $1.6 billion to acquire a British yacht maker and build London's tallest residential towers, state media reported Wednesday.
|Jun 19 2013||Bank of England chief out-voted in swan song meeting ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Bank of England governor Mervyn King called for more easy-money stimulus at his final meeting in June, but was out-voted by fellow policymakers for the fifth month in a row, minutes ...|
|Jun 19 2013||IMF says Spanish recession 'may end soon' ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Spain's biting recession may end soon but the outlook is tough and Madrid must do more to battle the unacceptably high unemployment rate, the IMF warned Wednesday.
Spain's economy, ...|
|Jun 19 2013||Leasing firm CIT orders 30 Boeing planes ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Boeing said on Wednesday that US plane leasing firm CIT Aerospace had ordered 30 of its new, medium-haul 737 MAX aircraft in a deal worth $3 billion (2.2 billion euros) at catalogue ...|
|Jun 19 2013||Tobacco enriches, corrupts northern Philippines ,AFP|
(MENAFN - AFP) Tobacco enriches and corrupts in the dry, sun-drenched northern Philippines, where family fortunes as well as political empires are built on the golden leaf.
For Eddie Habab and the ...|