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Germany softens ban on Nazi symbols in computer games

Computer games that feature symbols of unconstitutional organisations such as the swastika of Hitler’s Nazi party could be sold in Germany in future after...

Sterling falls amidst “no deal” Brexit projections

The sterling has hit a nine-month low against the euro and the dollar on Wednesday, amidst concerns of a no-deal Brexit. The Bank of England...

Ryanair braces for biggest ever one-day strike

Ryanair is bracing for its biggest-ever one-day strike on Friday with pilots based in five European countries set to walk out, forcing the cancellation...

Netherlands prepares to adopt Rotterdam Rules

With two bills recently submitted to Parliament, the Netherlands is preparing to adopt the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Carriage of...

UK High Court: Deep Sea Maritime Ltd v Monjasa A/S (The Alhani)

The scenario By process of ship-to-ship transfer, the owner discharged a cargo of bunker fuel onto another vessel without production of an original bill...

Eurozone job recovery key factor in supporting bloc’s growth — ECB

The eurozone’s jobs recovery looks set to play an increasingly important role in keeping growth in the region on track as export trade slows,...

France bans smartphones from schools

French children will have to leave their smartphones and smart devices at home or switched off when they are at school starting in September. The...

Italy’s coalition negotiates its debut budget; bond markets on edge

August may yet prove a sleepy month for the Italian bond market, but the last week has been a reminder not to take a...

Microsoft’s new Ethereum blockchain product gets rid of mining

Software giant Microsoft has debuted a new Blockchain as a Service (BaaS) product that allows businesses across industry verticals to deploy a flexible instance...

European Investment Bank bows to calls for reform

The European Investment Bank has agreed to start talks to become independently supervised by the European Central Bank after EU governments demanded sweeping governance...

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