Nissan to withdraw from diesel vehicle market in Europe

Nissan to withdraw from diesel vehicle market in Europe

TOKYO (Kyodo) — Nissan Motor has decided to pull out of the diesel-powered vehicle market in Europe, sources close to the matter said Sunday. The Japanese automaker made the decision in light of strict environmental regulations in Europe and aims to focus its resources on the development of electric vehicles, the sources said. Among Japanese […]

Budget chief aims to restore France's credibility in Europe

Budget chief aims to restore France's credibility in Europe

“The right deficit is zero.” It is the kind of statement Europe expected from Wolfgang Schäuble, the German finance minister schooled in fiscal discipline. But this time the minister is French. “Non,” said Gérald Darmanin when asked if he and president Emmanuel Macron celebrated with champagne when France’s budget deficit fell below the EU limit […]

Nissan withdraws from diesel in Europe

Nissan withdraws from diesel in Europe

Nissan Motor says it will stop selling diesel cars in Europe. The company has been selling a variety of diesel vehicles, including SUV and compact cars, which became popular in Europe due to better fuel efficiency compared to gasoline cars. However, European consumers have been moving away from diesel cars after Volkswagen’s emissions data falsification […]

Gov. Haslam to make Europe economic development trip

Gov. Haslam to make Europe economic development trip

(Photo: WKRN) Copyright by WKRN – All rights reserved (Photo: WKRN) NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe are heading to Europe on state business. A news release says the trip from Friday until May 11 aims to strengthen ties with European businesses and […]

Tarumbwa taps into Europe experience

Tarumbwa taps into Europe experience

THIRTEEN years since making his debut in the local premiership, evergreen Chicken Inn striker Obadiah Tarumbwa remains one of the deadliest strikers in the land.BY FORTUNE MBELE Over the years, he has retained the youthful exuberance, positional intelligence and an eye for goal while his technique remains supreme. Tarumbwa (32) has managed to overcome the […]

The key dates for Burnley's European campaign

The key dates for Burnley's European campaign

BURNLEY’S place in Europe is now confirmed after Everton could only draw with Southampton on Saturday night The Clarets are back among the continent’s elite 51 years since they last played European football, with that 1996/67 Inter-Cities Fairs Cup run ending at the quarter-final stage. Sean Dyche’s side have performed miracles this season to secure […]

Europe isn't really anti-migrant

Europe isn't really anti-migrant

A study recently published by the European Commission titled “Integration of Immigrants in the European Union” suggests that Fortress Europe is not a construct that inhabits the minds of most Europeans. The Eurobarometer survey suggested that, in practice, Europeans’ views of migrants remain relatively positive for all the intolerant rhetoric from the far-right. A remarkable […]

When it's not Europe it's just not the same for the Red Army

When it's not Europe it's just not the same for the Red Army

Munster’s seasons are defined by their exploits in Europe. Since their run to the 2000 final, it’s been ever thus. Their Holy Grail. Their Magnificent Obsession. Come a big week in Europe, the province comes alive. If at home, Thomond Park becomes a citadel. If abroad, the Red Army pitches up. But there’s a flip […]

EUROPE Vocalist Says The Band Knew 'The Final Countdown' Was 'Kind Of Special'

EUROPE Vocalist Says The Band Knew 'The Final Countdown' Was 'Kind Of Special'

According to EUROPE vocalist Joey Tempest, when the group recorded 1986’s “The Final Countdown”, they had a “little feeling” that the now-legendary title track would be well received. “I remember listening back to ‘[The] Final Countdown’ with [keyboardist] Mic Michaeli in San Francisco when we mixed in Berkeley, in Fantasy Studios,” Tempest recently told Australia’s […]