Western suppliers have
tightened security precautions at China's largest air show after
U.S. accusations of industrial espionage rather than miss the
chance to vie for a slice of the country's heavy aerospace
Italian banks are considering
granting the country's interbank deposit protection fund (FITD)
a 2.7 billion euro ($3 bln) credit line to boost confidence in
the financial system, three sources said on Friday.
Shares in Spanish bank BBVA
fell on Friday after a senator from the Mexican
president-elect's party unexpectedly proposed stopping banks
from charging certain commissions, deepening fears about the
leftist's economic policy.
The Vice President of the
European Commission who oversees the euro, Valdis Dombrovskis,
said on Friday that the EU executive was assessing the need to
open excessive deficit procedures against Italy if Rome did not
change its budget by Nov. 13.