After Brexit-settling election, UK firms see business bounce
At Bruderer UK, a small
firm selling metal-stamping machines from an industrial estate
just north of London, business kicked into high gear right after
Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s big election win last month.
Rolexes and cars; Lebanese spend big to prise savings from the bank
When she heard Lebanese banks
would limit cash withdrawals, Rita, a doctor, rushed out to buy
a $10,000 Rolex watch on her credit card, anxious to protect
some of her savings. “It’s better than keeping my money in the
bank,” she said.
Renault, Nissan chief engineers to meet, revive R&D projects: sources
boss will meet his counterpart at Nissan in Japan this
week, two sources close to Renault said, as the carmakers seek
to revive projects crucial to an alliance left reeling by the
Carlos Ghosn affair.
UPDATE 3-Turkey quake rescue winds down after dozens pulled from rubble
* Says bulk of rescue operation concluded
(Updates death toll, adds minister’s comments, details)
UPDATE 1-ECB’s Knot: Don’t expect real change in rates in coming years
European Central Bank
policymaker Klaas Knot on Sunday said he does not expect
interest rates to fundamentally change in the coming years.