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Irish foreign minister says Brexit border breakthrough possible on Monday

Irish foreign minister says Brexit border breakthrough possible on Monday

The unraveling of the U.K.'s divorce deal came about when the Democratic Unionist Party - which props up May's government - refused to sign off on a plan to keep Northern Ireland in "regulatory alignment" with the European Union in an effort to keep an open, "frictionless" border with Ireland.


ZPG (LON:ZPG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt

ZPG (LON:ZPG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt

Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust (EFT) has risen 15.19% since December 5, 2016 and is uptrending. The company was maintained on Tuesday, July 18 by Numis Securities. (NYSE:MTN) earned "Buy" rating by Janney Capital on Wednesday, November 4. The stock of Ibstock plc (LON: IBST ) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, August 14 by Jefferies.


German trains collide in Meerbusch, several injured

German trains collide in Meerbusch, several injured

National Express's first estimate of the number of injured was 20. According to the Meerbusch fire department , 155 people were on board the commuter train when it ran into the freight train. The regional passenger train RE7 operated on the track from Rheine to Krefeld. "Given the circumstances the situation is relatively calm". In May, seven people were lightly injured when a regional train derailed in eastern Germany.


KeyBanc Cuts Toll Brothers (NYSE:TOL) Stock To a Sector Weight Rating

KeyBanc Cuts Toll Brothers (NYSE:TOL) Stock To a Sector Weight Rating

Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a $45.00 price objective on shares of Toll Brothers in a report on Wednesday, November 15th. It improved, as 36 investors sold Toll Brothers, Inc . shares while 95 reduced holdings. 54 funds opened positions while 123 raised stakes. (NYSE: TOL ).


Steinhoff tanks 57% as CEO leaves amid accounting probe

Steinhoff tanks 57% as CEO leaves amid accounting probe

It would publish the audited 2017 consolidated financial statements when it was in a position to do so and would further determine whether any prior years' financial statements would need to be restated. As well as furniture and homeware, it also sells products including clothing, footwear and consumer goods. Steinhoff derives about 60% of its earnings in Europe and 34% in Africa.


Sierra Leone sells its egg-sized 709-carat diamond for $6.5 million

Sierra Leone sells its egg-sized 709-carat diamond for $6.5 million

Before the year closes, Graff Diamond's chairman, Laurence Graff, has added another significant stone to its portfolio. Rapaport says that the sale of this diamond will provide "lifesaving infrastructure" to the village that has no water, electricity, roads, health or education service.