Using Regional Airports on a Trip to Europe — Reader Success Story

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Interpol chief warns Europe of ISIS 2.0 when jihadists serving minor sentences leave jail

Europe should brace itself for a new wave of terrorist attacks when Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) supporters serving short sentences begin to emerge from jail in a few years, the head of Interpol has warned. The next big terrorist threat in Europe could come from IS supporters currently in prison for minor terrorism-related crimes, […]

Deal Alert: Award Flights to Europe From 28k Miles, Africa From 54k Miles, Israel From 68K Miles Round-Trip

Flights to Europe, Israel and Africa From 28,000 Miles Round-Trip Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does […]

Norwegian Air’s new flights could make your next trip to Europe as low as $200

Ringo H.W. Chiu/AP Low-cost airline Norwegian Air is offering new budget-friendly flights to Europe. The airline will add two more nonstop routes from Boston’s Logan International Airport to Rome and Madrid in the summer of 2019. One-way fares to Rome start at $ 300, while one-way fares to Madrid start at $ 200. Both new […]

Europe is closing in on Amazon, as Germany investigates if the firm is abusing its market position

David Ryder/Getty Images Germany’s competition watchdog has launched an investigation into whether Amazon is abusing the dominance of its marketplace platform. The probe was prompted by numerous complaints lodged against Amazon by third-party sellers. It will run in tandem with a similar investigation by the EU into Amazon’s marketplace. Germany’s competition watchdog has launched an […]

Europe makes contingency plans for clearing-houses after Brexit

AS THEY PREPARE for Brexit, many of London’s financial firms have begun to move some staff, or operations, to the continent. But financial contracts, notably derivatives, are difficult to uproot. London’s clearing-houses, which ensure that a contract is honoured even if one side goes bust, are globally important. As fears of an acrimonious Brexit have […]

First LNG shipment from Russia's Arctic to arrive in Northern Europe

Independent Russian gas producer Novatek has announced the first delivery of its liquefied natural gas (LNG) from the Yamal project in the Arctic to an area near the port of Honningsvag in northern Norway. “The Arc7 ice-class LNG tanker ‘Vladimir Rusanov’ successfully reloaded an LNG cargo delivered from the Yamal LNG facility at Sabetta to […]

‘We are not robots’: Thousands of Amazon workers across Europe are striking on Black Friday over poor warehouse working conditions

Leon Neal/Getty Images Thousands of Amazon staff across Europe are striking and protesting on Black Friday in anger at the company’s warehouse working conditions. Strikes are taking place across Amazon sites in Italy, Spain, Germany, and France. Italian press reported managers having to pack boxes to meet demand. In the UK, the GMB trade union […]