Varadkar welcomes customs posts that are not part of the UK government's plan to replace the safety net

PHOTO FROM FILE: Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar speaks at the 2019 United Nations Climate Change Summit at the United States Headquarters in New York on 23 September 2019 in…

Carlyle misses earnings forecasts for the weak private equity portfolio

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Carlyle Group LP (Reuters)CG.O) missed the earnings per share estimate for the third quarter on Wednesday, as the value of its private equity investments has risen…

Carlyle reports 25-cent profit for the third quarter, missed forecast

The logo of the Carlyle Group will be shown on October 17, 2018 at the company's Japanese office in Tokyo. REUTERS / Issei Kato NEW YORK (Reuters) – Alternative Asset…

Fiat Chrysler's lower cash forecast overshadows the special dividend pledge

MILAN / DETROIT (Reuters) – Fiat Chrysler (FCA) reported better-than-expected results for the third quarter, pledging to pay € 2 billion ($ 2.3 billion) in special dividends, but a lower…

US consumer confidence at 18-year high; House price gains slowly

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Consumer confidence in the US rose to an 18-year high in October, driven by a robust labor market that supports expectations for strong economic growth by early…

VW directs the impact of new pollutant regulations on car sales

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Volkswagen (VOWG_p.DE) released forecast-beating third-quarter profit, weather a storm of lower car sales, higher spending and new pollution rules that rival Daimler (DAIGn.DE) and BMW (BMWG.DE). Workers…

Kröger places a warehouse order with partner Ocado

LONDON (Reuters) – The US supermarket chain Kroger Co is expected to order the first three out of 20 high-tech warehouses of online food retailer Ocado by the end of…

US consumer spending solid; Income growth smallest in 15 months

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US consumer spending rose for the seventh month in a row in September, but income, with moderate wage growth, had the lowest profit in more than a…

The price of oil is falling as concerns about the global economic outlook deepen

LONDON (Reuters) – Oil prices fell on Monday as worries over the global economy kept the price of crude oil on course since its biggest monthly decline since mid-2016. Oil…

US consumer spending rises; Income growth smallest in 15 months

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Consumer spending in the US rose for the seventh consecutive month in September, but income, with moderate wage growth, had the lowest profit in more than a…