Home » Archives by category » Europe (Page 2)

How Fake Wedding Photos Have Become A Lucrative Business in Europe – Forbes

The most romantic wedding? Not really. A couple recreating their romantic fantasy in front of the Eiffel tower last July   Photo:  Ludovic Marin/AFP/Getty Images They are everywhere. In front of the Louvre Museum. Under the Eiffel Tower. In the Luxembourg Gardens. In front of luxury hotels and mansions. Sometimes even in parking lots. A rage, a […]

Ex-Leader of Catalonia, in Brussels, Lays His Crisis Before a Wary Europe – New York Times

Some European Union leaders have urged dialogue, but all have fully supported Spanish sovereignty and the Spanish government of Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy and shown no sympathy for Catalan secession. On Friday, Jean-Claude Juncker, the most pro-European of European leaders, said bluntly that the European Union “doesn’t need any more cracks, more splits.” Mr. Juncker, […]

The Real Vampires of Europe – JSTOR Daily

It’s Halloween, that time when vampires, ghosts, witches, and other supernatural fiends are on the loose. (Most are young and crave candy.) But the fear of shades and especially of vampires has a long historical precedent. In general, a vampire is a malicious spirit or soul of the deceased who is not confined to […]

Europe Is Doing So Well Even Politics Can’t Drag It Down – Bloomberg

Even as economic confidence in the euro area reaches historic highs, a series of political risks simmering across the European Union still threaten to undermine the bloc’s fragile recovery. The euro-area economy, aided by more than 2 trillion euros ($2.3 trillion) of bond purchases by the European Central Bank, has been gathering pace with an […]

What Europe gets about cyber threats that the US hasn’t — yet – CNN

Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what’s happening in the world as it unfolds. What Europe gets about cyber threats that the US hasn’t — yet – CNN

IC3 Blockchain Initiative Expands Research Team to Europe – CoinDesk

Researchers from several European universities have joined the Initiative for Cryptocurrencies and Contracts (IC3), a research effort set up to develop new cryptocurrency systems. Faculty members at ETH Zurich, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL), and University College London (UCL) have become the latest to the join the initiative, which launched in 2015 with financial […]

Europe is considering a ban on either summer or winter time — but can’t decide which – Washington Post

A European Union flag flies in front of Big Ben on Feb. 20. (Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty Images) BERLIN — As Americans were about to go to bed on Saturday, Europeans were starting to wake up in a new time zone, one that has long been associated with heavy economic and health burdens. A week earlier than the United States, European countries […]

What Europe gets about cyber threats that the US hasn’t — yet – CNN

Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what’s happening in the world as it unfolds. What Europe gets about cyber threats that the US hasn’t — yet – CNN

Europe Is Doing So Well Even Politics Can’t Drag It Down – Bloomberg

Even as economic confidence in the euro area reaches historic highs, a series of political risks simmering across the European Union still threaten to undermine the bloc’s fragile recovery. The euro-area economy, aided by more than 2 trillion euros ($2.3 trillion) of bond purchases by the European Central Bank, has been gathering pace with an […]

European markets edge higher on earnings; BP up 2%; Ryanair soars 5% – CNBC

<!– –> HOME EDITION News Economy Finance Health Care Real Estate Wealth Autos Earnings Energy Life Media Politics Retail Commentary Special Reports Asia Europe CFO Council Markets Pre-Markets U.S. Asia Europe Stocks Commodities Currencies Bonds Funds ETFs Investing Trading Nation Trader Talk Financial Advisors Personal Finance Etf Street Portfolio Watchlist Stock Screener Fund Screener Tech […]