Archive for Overig

‘Seinfeld’ for the soul

When gorging on a good box set is all the salve you need
Source: Financial Times

Tim Hayward: how Worton Organic Garden ‘won my heart’ — restaurant review

‘The Asian salad was, without a shadow of doubt, the high point of my very greedy summer’
Source: Financial Times

Russia’s Lukoil to begin $3bn share buyback

Source: Financial Times

GAM shares drop 10% after Credit Suisse cuts price target

Move reflects liquidation of absolute bond return funds
Source: Financial Times

Police raid BMW office in Seoul as engine fire inquiry escalates

Carmaker blames exhaust gas recirculation system as authorities widen investigation
Source: Financial Times

Fresh lira drop takes currency’s decline to 9% this week

Turkish currency falls as much as 2.8% in ugly morning trade
Source: Financial Times

UK consumer borrowing growth slows sharply

Source: Financial Times

German finance minister calls for industrial policy revival

Source: Financial Times

Telecoms group MTN in renewed dispute with Nigerian central bank

The mobile-phone operator denied allegations it illegally took $8.1bn out of Nigeria
Source: Financial Times

Samsonite warns of impact from US-China trade war

Luggage maker posts strong sales but says tariff tensions are set to hit consumer spending
Source: Financial Times

Momentum from Wall Street’s record-breaking run fades

Sterling holds gains from hopes on Brexit deal; Aussie dollar falls on capex data
Source: Financial Times

Wonga stops offering new loans

Payday lender on edge of collapse after rise in complaints
Source: Financial Times

Korean rapprochement efforts stymied by UN rail block

Barring of project underscores diverging priorities between Washington and Seoul
Source: Financial Times

Inflation rate in German state of Saxony cools to 2% 

Source: Financial Times

Spanish inflation stuck above 2%

Source: Financial Times

Swiss economic confidence held back by manufacturing

Source: Financial Times

Pound still holding above $1.30 after boost from Barnier

Negative bets could fold if upbeat tone is maintained
Source: Financial Times

Opening Quote: WH Smith — still treading carefully

Source: Financial Times

UK government proposes energy drinks ban for children

Consultation to ask for opinions on restrictions that would apply to drinks such as Red Bull
Source: Financial Times

Hays reports ‘landmark’ year on growth overseas

Uncertainty over Brexit has hampered UK hiring
Source: Financial Times