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After Theresa May's Brexit speech, business groups say it is now time for progress on trade and transition.
Ride-hailing app Uber is "not fit and proper" to operate in London, the transport regulator says.
President Trump will make a decision on help for US solar manufacturers after a trade panel ruling.
The number of overseas visitors to the UK topped four million in July for the first time.
The town immortalised by 'The Office' is a "prime spot" for jobs and a good quality of life.
The eurozone economy ended the third quarter of the year on a strong note, a survey indicates.
Liliane Bettencourt was suffering from dementia and died peacefully at home, her family say.
UK shares reverse early losses to head higher while the pound dips after Theresa May's Brexit speech.
Analysts say the situation would have to be catastrophic for investors to flee the currency.
Pilots might have to defer some annual leave, says Michael O'Leary, as cancellations cost airline £22m.
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LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's major share index surged in afternoon trading on Friday as Prime Minister May's speech in Florence disappointed currency traders, sending the pound sliding.
LONDON (Reuters) - London deemed Uber unfit to run a taxi service on Friday and stripped it of its licence to operate from the end of next week in a major blow to the U.S. firm and 3.5 million users in one of the world's wealthiest cities.(GRAPHIC - Uber stripped of London licence: http://tmsnrt.rs/2jQOqKD)
FLORENCE, Italy (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May set out a plan on Friday to retain full access to the EU's single market for two years after Brexit to try to reassure business and reset the tone of stalled negotiations with Brussels.
LONDON, (Reuters) - British factory orders grew in September at their weakest rate since April, and output growth over the past three months has also slowed, a monthly survey from the Confederation of British Industry showed on Friday.
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FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Thyssenkrupp Steel and Tata Steel's plans to merge in Europe could enable them not just to cut costs but also raise prices, customers and shareholders say.
LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices were steady on Friday, as investors waited to see whether major producers meeting in Vienna would back an extension to output cuts beyond March next year.
PARIS/MUNICH (Reuters) - France has nothing against a potential tie-up between German engineering group Siemens and Alstom if the deal does not bring job cuts, the French government's spokesman said on Friday.
LONDON (Reuters) - Germany's Volkswagen is moving to secure long-term supplies of cobalt, a vital component of rechargeable batteries, as the group accelerates its ambitious shift to electric cars.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jitters over a fresh exchange of barbs between North Korea and the United States drove up U.S. Treasury prices and the yen on Friday while they damped sentiment in the U.S. stock market.