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Vatican reveals property holdings for first time in transparency drive

Vatican reveals property holdings for first time in transparency drive

By Philip Pullella (Reuters) - The Vatican released information on its real estate holdings for the first time on Saturday, revealing it owns more than 5,000 properties as part of its most detailed financial disclosures ever. The information was contained in two...

British homes, businesses unprepared for climate change, Aviva says

British homes, businesses unprepared for climate change, Aviva says

LONDON (Reuters) - British insurer Aviva called on Wednesday for urgent action from policymakers, developers and insurers to protect homes and businesses from the impact of climate change, saying most were ill-prepared to handle extreme weather. It said more than...

Allied Irish Banks to trim branch network in major cities

Allied Irish Banks to trim branch network in major cities

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Allied Irish Banks will close 15 branches in the Irish Republic by the end of the year, it said on Tuesday, citing an "unrelenting" shift to digital banking, competition from non-traditional lenders and the impact of negative interest rates. The...

Regus owner snaps up WeWork sites in London and New York

Regus owner snaps up WeWork sites in London and New York

By Muvija M (Reuters) - Office space provider IWG is set to open eight new shared-office centres in locations including London and New York, five of which were previously operated by its U.S.-based rival WeWork, as it seeks to meet the growing need for flexible work...

Irish house prices rise 5.5% year-on-year in May

Irish house prices rise 5.5% year-on-year in May

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Irish residential property prices rose at the fastest annual pace since the end of 2018 in May, gaining 5.5% on the year as the COVID-19 shutdown of construction compounded a long-standing mismatch between low supply and high demand, data showed on...

Europe’s climate masterplan aims to slash emissions within a decade

Europe’s climate masterplan aims to slash emissions within a decade

By Kate Abnett BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union is set to take the lead in climate policy action among the world's biggest greenhouse gas emitters this week, with a raft of ambitious plans designed to cut emissions drastically over the next decade. The...

Analysis-Europe’s carbon push stokes backlash fears

Analysis-Europe’s carbon push stokes backlash fears

By Kate Abnett and Mark John BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) - A European Union plan to extend carbon pricing to the fuel used in cars and to heat homes is facing a wall of early resistance from countries and lawmakers fearing a public pushback unless backers find ways to...

UK housing boom may derail post-Brexit trade dreams

UK housing boom may derail post-Brexit trade dreams

By Andy Bruce LONDON (Reuters) - History suggests Britain's house price surge could threaten hopes of post-Brexit export-powered growth, if finance minister Rishi Sunak uses the housing market to fuel the economy like his predecessors did. Stoked by his tax break on...

Britain’s Lloyds enters private rental market

Britain’s Lloyds enters private rental market

(Reuters) - British lender Lloyds Banking Group said on Wednesday it has launched its private rental business and aims to buy more than 1,000 residential properties by the end of next year. Under the brand "Citra Living", Lloyds expects to have its first tenants...