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December 5, 2018 9:05 AM Fabinho committed to Liverpool despite Paris Saint-Germain links

Liverpool midfielder Fabinho has told UOL Esporte that he does not want to leave Anfield, despite recent links with a move to Paris Saint-Germain. Fabinho has had to remain patient for opportunities in a Liverpool shirt following his €50 million summer transfer from Monaco. The Brazil midfielder has made just six starts for the Merseyside club this season 137

December 4, 2018 10:50 AM Ireland still concerned about EU digital tax despite new proposal: minister

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Ireland’s finance minister poured cold water Tuesday on a new Franco-German proposal for a European tax on companies’ digital revenues, saying it failed to address his concerns. “I continue to have strong principled concerns about this policy direction,” Paschal Donohoe told his EU counterparts in a debate on the tax after France 147

December 4, 2018 10:21 AM EU's Moscovici urges digital tax deal in March

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union commissioner in charge of taxation urged on Tuesday EU countries to reach a deal on a common tax on digital revenues of large companies in March. After several attempts for a compromise failed in past months, Pierre Moscovici said at a meeting of EU finance ministers that there was still room for a compromise 129

December 1, 2018 8:13 PM Overturning Napoleon-era rights, France bans smacking kids

PARIS (Reuters) - Members of the French parliament voted in favor of a ban on parents smacking their children, falling into line with the majority of European Union member states, although there will be no punishment for breaking the law. The civil code will be updated to state that parental authority must be exercised without violence and that parents 98

November 29, 2018 12:15 AM UK says no-deal Brexit would jeopardize security ties with EU

LONDON (Reuters) - A no-deal Brexit would jeopardize security co-operation with the European Union, Britain’s security minister Ben Wallace will say on Thursday. Britain and the EU have pledged to co-operate on security issues through institutions such as Europol and Eurojust after Brexit, although a proposed “operational cooperation” between police 106

November 27, 2018 3:32 PM France CGT union calls for strike on December 3 to protest energy policy

PARIS (Reuters) - French hard-left CGT trade union on Tuesday called for a nationwide strike on Dec. 3 to protest the government’s medium-term policy announced by President Emmanuel Macron, saying the measures proposed would increase French energy dependency. Measures announced by the government to shut down some coal and nuclear power plants would have consequences 97

November 27, 2018 9:32 AM Barcelona have no plans to sell Ousmane Dembele in January

Ousmane Dembele has not told Barcelona that he wants to leave in January and the club have no plans to sell him, sources have told ESPN FC. Dembele, who cost €145 million when he joined from Borussia Dortmund last year, started the first nine games of the season but has been in and out of the side since being dropped for the Champions League game at Tottenham 114

November 26, 2018 2:57 PM Airbus hints at decision on proposed A321XLR jet next year

TOULOUSE, France (Reuters) - The incoming chief executive of Europe’s Airbus hinted on Monday at a decision next year on whether to launch the A321XLR, a longer-range version of its best-selling A321 single-aisle jet. Asked on the sidelines of a delivery ceremony in Toulouse whether Airbus planned to launch the proposed new variant, planemaking chief 113

November 25, 2018 1:15 PM France's Macron says prepared for all options on Brexit

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron said on Sunday that if the British parliament rejects the Brexit deal, it will be for Britain to make new proposals. “I cannot speculate on the British (parliament’s) vote. And in this case it is very clear that it will be up to Great Britain to make proposals. But it is our responsibility to be prepared 67

November 22, 2018 2:57 PM Now is not the time to re-open strategic Renault-Nissan talks: French official

PARIS (Reuters) - France sees room for discussions about the future of the Renault-Nissan alliance but does not think now is the time to reopen talks about the power balance between the two carmakers, a French presidency official said on Thursday. Nissan Motor Co’s (7201.T) board voted unanimously to oust Chairman Carlos Ghosn on Thursday after the shock 103