European shares dip
Thursday 1438/11/18 - 2017/08/10
LONDON, Dhu-AlQa'dah 18, 1438, August 10, 2017, SPA -- European shares slipped in early deals on Thursday, Reuters reported.
The pan-European STOXX 600 index was down 0.2 percent as basic resources and banks fell, while euro zone blue chips also declined 0.2 percent.
Britain's FTSE 100 dropped 0.6 percent as heavyweights Anglo American, BT Group, Rio Tinto and Lloyds fell after going ex-dividend, while Germany's DAX retreated 0.1 percent.
Shares in Belgian biotech firm Galapagos were the top risers on the STOXX, surging more than 15 percent after a successful mid-stage study for its lung fibrosis drug.
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