Equity markets in Europe cheered a move by the U.S. and the European Union to defuse trade tensions, which investors and analysts see as an encouraging sign for tariff-hit stocks while also noting that negotiations are just beginning.The Stoxx 600 automobiles & parts index gained as much as 2.3 percent after President Donald Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker agreed to put car tariffs on hold. The auto sector plunged 2.9 percent on Wednesday after Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and General Motors Co. both reduced their guidance.Here’s what investors and analysts had to say about the latest tariff developments.Bankhaus Metzler automotive analyst Juergen Pieper, by phone“The news is certainly positive and boosting European car shares today, even though I don’t 100% trust this to be the end of the story. The news flow on tariffs has been very volatile and I think a trade war is not off the agenda yet.”Commerzbank, in a note“Does … [Read more...] about Here’s What Investors Are Saying About the Trump/Juncker Meeting
Sayings about staying strong
Bristol City have been linked with a move for goalkeeper Tim Krul. The 30-year-old is available on a free transfer after his departure from Brighton & Hove Albion, and the Robins are said to be interested in a move for the former Newcastle United man in order to ease their goalkeeping situation, with Frank Fielding currently injured. He is a vastly-experienced keeper with plenty of ups and downs in his career so far - here is what his managers have had to say about him. Start at Newcastle Krul moved to Newcastle in 2005 from Den Haag, performing well for Glenn Roeder's under-18 side in the FA Youth Cup. After helping them to a penalty shootout victory over Stoke City, Roeder spoke highly over the Dutchman's confidence. Roeder said :"Tim has always been very confident for me – he even stepped up in a penalty shoot-out once in the youth team to score in the FA Youth Cup to help us through the early rounds. "I signed him as a kid when I was at the Academy and he was fantastic … [Read more...] about What Robins target Tim Krul’s ex-managers had to say about him
Life by Press Association June 13, 2018, 9:46 am FacebookTwitterLinkedInWhatsAppEmail Sign up to our Daily newsletter Good Morning Britain’s Piers Morgan donned a blonde wig as he mocked the Love Island contestants and their constant use of the word babe. Morgan, 53, revealed his intense dislike of the word, which so far has been used frequently in the villa of the ITV2 series. He said: “I’ve never gone out with anybody who called me babe. They all call each other babes… babe is just the worst word in the world.” A video posted on Good Morning Britain’s Twitter feed a few minutes later showed Morgan donning the tousled wig as he did an imitation of the Love Island contestants saying babe. He later posted a photograph of himself alongside Susanna Reid writing: “Stay strong babes!” During Tuesday evening’s episode of the dating series, viewers saw lawyer Rosie Williams confronting Adam Collard for “talking … [Read more...] about Stay strong babes: Piers Morgan mocks Love Island contestants
MEGHAN Markle is getting ready to marry into royalty as she prepares to wed Prince Harry. But her mother, Doria Ragland, may be the 36-year-old’s only close relative in the 600-strong crowd. Her father, Thomas Markle Snr, 73, was supposed to walk his daughter down the aisle but health complications and issues surrounding a paparazzi deal have seen him pull out. And her half-brother, half-sister, nephews and uncles all claim not to have received invites to the wedding of the year. Since her engagement was announced, Meghan’s family have had some choice words for their kin, giving interviews to US and UK outlets. Her two nephews, Tyler and Thomas Dooley and their mum, Tracy Dooley, have all jetted to London to be ‘special correspondents’ on the day of her wedding as part of Good Morning Britain’s wedding coverage – despite not being invited. Who is Samantha Markle? Samanatha Markle, also known as Samantha Grant, is Meghan’s eldest half-sibling … [Read more...] about Samantha Markle’s The Diary Of Princess Pushy’s Sister – what does she say about sister Meghan and can I buy it in the UK?
Sean Cox (53) is in a critical condition after sustaining a severe head injury following an altercation before the Champions League semi-final between Liverpool and Roma on Tuesday. Thousands of euro have been raised in less than 24 hours to go towards his medical costs. Liverpool fan Emmet Kavanagh is one fan who set up a fundraiser in Mr Cox's name. "I had decided to set up this page to help raise funds to cover Sean’s medical expenses and expenses incurred by his family to help them to stay by his side," he wrote on the Irish Liverpool fans Facebook page. "I have been in contact with a family member and they are aware that we are raising money. "Once the money is raised I plan on withdrawing it by cheque/bank draft and presenting it to either Sean and/or his family." A GoFundMe and a JustGiving page have also been set up and have raised over €10,000 between them. Supporters have been offering messages of support for the Meath man, who travelled to Anfield with … [Read more...] about ‘Stay strong mate’