Euro zone stays on growth road, hitting occasional bump
LONDON Evidence built on Friday that the sturdy improvement in euro zone economic growth touted by the European Central Bank is in place -- albeit with some wobbles.
CAIRO Royal Dutch Shell (RDSa.L) has appointed Gasser Hanter to head its Egypt business, the company said on Thursday.
Hanter, who is Egyptian, was named as upstream vice-president and managing director in Egypt. He replaces Aidan Murphy, who has taken on a new role at Shell headquarters.
(Reporting by Ehab Farouk; Writing by Lin Noueihed; Editing by Giles Elgood an David Goodman)
WASHINGTON/MOSCOW Western technology companies, including Cisco, IBM and SAP, are acceding to demands by Moscow for access to closely guarded product security secrets, at a time when Russia has been accused of a growing number of cyber attacks on the West, a Reuters investigation has found.
LONDON For years the options market that companies and investors use to hedge against big swings in currencies viewed the euro as a bigger political and structural risk than Britain's pound.