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fDiIntelligence: Europe

  • Plus ça change? Reassessing the French investment opportunity
    Is it time to look at investing in France with new eyes? While foreign investment decrees in France have long been perceived as adverse, that view increasingly does not square with the emerging reality. French employment law is becoming easier to nav…
    - 7 days ago, 13 Nov 17, 6:19am -
  • London logistics market set for consumer-led transformation: JLL report
    In its latest Logistics in London report, JLL reports that consumer behaviour is set to bring big alterations to the UK capital's logistics scene.
    - 25 days ago, 26 Oct 17, 9:15am -
  • Lviv's growing pains: why Ukraine's star city is eyeing decentralisation
    Lviv in western Ukraine is a tourism hub, enjoys close proximity to the EU border, is a haven for SMEs, and is less reliant upon politically connected oligarch families than its domestic peers. However, it is struggling to break the shackles imposed…
    - 39 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 7:03am -
  • Tbilisi mayor looks to green tourism boom
    Davit Narmania, the mayor of Tbilisi in Georgia, tells Courtney Fingar how the city is boosting tourism with better transport access and how it is adding green credentials to its low-tax, low-bureaucracy environment.
    - 39 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 7:02am -
  • Is Brexit stirring troubles for Northern Ireland?
    Northern Ireland has been an FDI hotspot over the past decade, but is facing the prospect of the return of a physical border with Ireland to its south in the wake of the UK's Brexit referendum. Jacopo Dettoni looks into how the country is preparing f…
    - 39 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 7:01am -
  • View from Europe: Why I hope Europe carries on the good work
    After just over a decade of Europe-watching, Douglas Clark is moving hemispheres. Here he sums up the past decade and future prospects for the continent.
    - 39 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 7:01am -
  • Biała Podlaska mayor looks to make location count
    Biała Podlaska in eastern Poland has both the transport connections and a recently established economic zone to offer companies a useful east-west Europe logistics hub, the city's mayor, Dariusz Stefaniuk, tells Courtney Fingar.
    - 39 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 7:01am -
  • Raising Hull: how culture and investment are resurrecting an English city
    The once-prosperous port city of Hull in eastern England has suffered numerous setbacks over the past few decades, resulting in social and economic problems. However, as Richard Gardham discovers, its status as the UK’s City of Culture for 2017, an…
    - 39 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 7:00am -
  • Macron looks to make life simpler for SMEs
    France's new president, Emmanuel Macron, was elected with a mandate to deliver change to the country. He is now attempting to do that by simplifying its labour laws in order to assist SMEs. Cécile Sourbes looks at the precarious road these reforms…
    - 39 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 7:00am -
  • How FTAs are manoeuvring around a Trump-led US
    With US participation in free-trade agreements shrouded in confusion, countries around the world are looking to form their own deals with each other, such as the proposed Asia-focused RCEP. Philippa Maister reports.
    - 39 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 7:00am -

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The Economist: Europe

  • A challenge to Turkey’s Erdogan

    A challenge to Turkey’s Erdogan

    TO STEP into the ring with Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey’s bruiser of a president, takes courage and self-belief. Meral Aksener has plenty of both. At the launch of her new political party on October 25th, some of Mrs Aksener’s supporters broke…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Nov 17, 10:58am -
  • France’s political extremes have fallen on hard times

    France’s political extremes have fallen on hard times

    Unsubmissive Mélenchon“MAKE the most noise possible,” urged Jean-Luc Mélenchon, a radical-left politician, before a crowd this autumn. Saucepan-banging protesters would make a nationwide ruckus, he said, referring to a centuries-old method…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Nov 17, 10:58am -
  • Charting a new German foreign policy

    Charting a new German foreign policy

    IT WAS a heart-warming moment in the freezing wind of the Alsatian mountains. On November 10th the presidents of Germany and France, Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Emmanuel Macron (pictured), shared a hug as they opened a French-German war memorial a…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Nov 17, 10:58am -
  • Hungary’s Jobbik party tries to sound less extreme

    Hungary’s Jobbik party tries to sound less extreme

    AS A firebrand leader of Hungary’s nationalist Jobbik party, Gabor Vona once railed against “Gypsy crime” and “Israeli conquerors”. He even attended parliament in the outfit of the Magyar Garda, Jobbik’s now disbanded and, to many, dee…
    - 4 days ago, 15 Nov 17, 9:16am -
  • A new party for Cyprus’s Russian exiles and expats

    A new party for Cyprus’s Russian exiles and expats

    HUNDREDS of Western-trained Cypriot lawyers and accountants earn a living by handling the affairs of Russian and Ukrainian offshore companies. The relationship has flourished since the island became a base for proto-capitalists from the former Sov…
    - 5 days ago, 14 Nov 17, 11:49am -
  • Germany is missing its emissions targets

    Germany is missing its emissions targets

    THE PR arm of Germany’s environment ministry has had a busy autumn. Over the past two weeks, colourful posters advertising the government’s global initiatives against climate change have gone up all over the country. In Bonn, where thousands of d…
    - 10 days ago, 9 Nov 17, 10:48am -
  • Opposition from eastern Europe threatens to scupper refugee reforms

    Opposition from eastern Europe threatens to scupper refugee reforms

    YOU would be hard-pressed to find a more unlikely supporter of Geert Wilders, an anti-immigrant Dutch politician, than Khalid Jone, a Sudanese asylum seeker. Mr Jone lives in an empty office building in Diemen, near Amsterdam, where 60 failed asyl…
    - 10 days ago, 9 Nov 17, 10:48am -
  • Renaming Balkan airports to annoy the neighbours

    Renaming Balkan airports to annoy the neighbours

    ACROSS the western Balkans, gleaming new airport terminals are being built—and named in ways that upset the neighbours. A futuristic new facility opened in March in Zagreb, the Croatian capital. It has been renamed Franjo Tudjman airport, after…
    - 10 days ago, 9 Nov 17, 10:48am -
  • Italy’s party-hopping MPs

    Italy’s party-hopping MPs

    ONE Italian commentator compares them to so many Tarzans, gliding from tree to tree through the jungle of Italian politics. The latest was Giovanni Piccoli. On October 31st the 59-year-old senator swung back to Silvio Berlusconi’s Forza Italia p…
    - 10 days ago, 9 Nov 17, 10:48am -
  • Why Iranians take holidays in turbulent Turkey

    Why Iranians take holidays in turbulent Turkey

    You can’t do that in TehranTWO women in their 60s, one boasting a shock of bleached hair, the other in a loose headscarf, are dancing alongside a teenage girl in a white tube top. Families crowd behind tables weighed down by narghile pipes, gla…
    - 10 days ago, 9 Nov 17, 10:48am -
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WSJ: What's News Europe

  • newFigure at Center of Lebanon Intrigue Appears in Paris
    Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri met France’s Emmanuel Macron in Paris, two weeks after his abrupt resignation announcement triggered a political crisis, and said he would return to Lebanon in the coming days.
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Nov 17, 4:57pm -
  • newItaly Labors to Integrate Refugees in Weak Economy
    Italy is facing a daunting challenge integrating refugees, with a chronically weak economy, high unemployment and a state bureaucracy that often fails to provide a social safety net even for native-born Italians.
    - 4 hours ago, 19 Nov 17, 4:47pm -
  • Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams to Step Down in Early 2018
    Mr. Adams’s decision to step down after 34 years as the nationalist party’s president would free Sinn Féin’s leadership of direct links to the armed conflict in Northern Ireland known as the Troubles.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Nov 17, 8:37pm -
  • German Coalition Talks Fail to Bridge Gaps as Deadline Passes
    Angela Merkel’s path to a fourth term as German chancellor hit a hurdle when negotiations to form the country’s first three-party coalition reached a self-imposed deadline without an agreement on key policy areas.
    - 2 days ago, 17 Nov 17, 5:02pm -
  • U.K. Faces Hurdles on Path to a Free-Trade Era
    British leaders envision a free-trade bonanza from Brexit, but they confront some thorny challenges in just keeping the global trade benefits Britain already enjoys as a European Union member.
    - 2 days ago, 17 Nov 17, 10:39am -
  • Notorious Mob Boss Salvatore 'Toto' Riina Dies at Age 87
    Italian media say Mafia “boss of bosses” Salvatore “Toto” Riina died while serving multiple life sentences. He was 87 years old.
    - 3 days ago, 17 Nov 17, 3:56am -
  • Norway Considers Pulling Its $1 Trillion Wealth Fund Out of Oil Stocks
    Norway’s sovereign wealth fund said it may stop buying oil and gas stocks, a move that would deprive the energy sector of investment from a $1 trillion asset manager.
    - 3 days ago, 17 Nov 17, 12:40am -
  • U.K. Reports Russian Hacking Across Industries
    Russia has launched cyberattacks against the U.K. media, telecommunications and energy sectors, the British government’s top cybersecurity official said.
    - 3 days ago, 16 Nov 17, 11:28am -
  • Catalans Fail to Live Up to Brexit Expectations
    Brexiters who hoped their own revolution in the U.K. would lead to another European domino falling saw promise in Catalonia’s independence movement after so many disappointments in European elections this year.
    - 4 days ago, 15 Nov 17, 6:38pm -
  • EU Nations Scheme to Clinch U.K.-Based Agencies Post-Brexit
    Britain’s planned exit from the European Union is triggering a contest for the spoils that some observers say has all the decorum of a lurid pop-music extravaganza.
    - 5 days ago, 15 Nov 17, 8:39am -
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