Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

71-80 results from 1000 for query «france»

November 7, 2018 3:10 PM French lawmakers back plans to ease taxes on bitcoin gains

PARIS (Reuters) - The finance commission in France’s lower house of parliament backed plans on Wednesday to ease tax on bitcoin sales, bringing it in line with other capital gains tax. Currently bitcoin gains are taxed at a rate of 36.2 percent while other forms of capital gains on other non-real estate assets are taxed at a flat 30 percent. The finance 133

November 7, 2018 9:39 AM AC Milan links are 'fake news'

Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has dismissed reports linking him with AC Milan as "fake news." France Football reported that Wenger has been in talks with Milan about replacing Gennaro Gattuso as coach, but Wenger denied that during his role as a pundit on beIN Sports. "The only thing I can say is, it's fake news," Wenger said. "If I would sign somewhere 120

November 6, 2018 3:02 PM Transfer Talk: Manchester United's Anthony Martial targeted by Inter Milan

The transfer window for all of Europe's big five leagues is closed, but that doesn't stop Transfer Talk from rummaging around to find out who will be moving where come January. Inter Milan want Manchester United forward Anthony Martial as his Old Trafford contract standoff continues, the Mirror reports. Martial is out of contract in the summer, with United 102

November 6, 2018 11:42 AM China rejects Western concerns on alleged Uighur mass detentions

GENEVA (Reuters) - China on Tuesday rejected Western countries’ criticism of suspected mass detention of Uighurs in Xinjiang province, saying that the allegations were “seriously far away from facts”. “We will not accept politically-driven accusations from a few countries that are fraught with biases,” Le Yucheng, Chinese vice minister of foreign affairs 90

November 4, 2018 6:04 AM French far-right overtakes Macron in EU parliament election poll

PARIS (Reuters) - France’s far-right Rassemblement National (RN) party jumped ahead of President Emmanuel Macron’s LREM for the first time in a poll of voting intentions for May 2019 European Parliament elections. An Ifop poll published on Sunday showed the centrist Republic on the Move (LREM) with 19 percent of voting intentions compared to 20 percent 126

November 2, 2018 10:40 AM UPDATE 1-Soccer-PSG march on with record 12th successive win

PARIS, Nov 2 (Reuters) - French champions Paris St Germain beat Lille 2-1 in Ligue 1 on Friday to break the record for the best start to a season in Europe's top five leagues with their 12th successive win. France forward Kylian Mbappe and Brazilian Neymar scored the goals as PSG surpassed the 11 victories Tottenham Hotspur notched up to begin the 1960-61 English 60

November 1, 2018 9:59 AM Munich or Saint Petersburg to host 2021 Champions League final

The 2021 Champions League final will be played in either Munich or Saint Petersburg after UEFA received declarations of interest from the two cities. Munich's Allianz Arena, which hosted the 2012 final between Bayern Munich and Chelsea, has been submitted as the German city's designated venue. The Krestovsky Stadium -- the venue for the World Cup semifinal 118

October 31, 2018 2:34 PM Kobe Bryant Warns USA As New World Cup Ambassador, 'Don't F*** This Up'

Kobe Bryant's just been made an ambassador for the new 2019 hoops World Cup ... and he's got a message for his home country heading into the big tourney. The FIBA World Cup is a brand new, 32-team tournament set to go down next August and September in China ... and Kobe's new role is to help promote the event globally. Bryant kicked that off with a video 69

October 30, 2018 10:15 AM Kremlin says Turkey doing its best to fulfill Idlib obligations

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Turkey is doing its best to fulfill difficult obligations on establishing a demilitarized zone in Idlib, and Russia does not see a threat the agreement would fail, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Tuesday. “We don’t see a threat so far... Unfortunately, not everything is going as it was planned,” Peskov told a conference call on Tuesday 59

October 29, 2018 6:56 PM A blast from the past: French couple exhibits 3,000 objects from World War One

BALMA, France (Reuters) - Vases carved out of shrapnel are displayed next to soldiers’ uniforms and a warplane figurine made out of the remains of a Zeppelin: welcome to the World War One-themed home of Chantal and Serge Giudice. The two French collectors are preparing to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the war by opening up to visitors their 89