Saturday, May 10, 2014
Industrial output across Britain surprisingly eased in March after a solid gain seen the previous month, official data showed on Friday.
Friday, May 9, 2014
Pro-Moscow rebels fighting in east Ukraine vowed Thursday to press on with disputed independence referendums, defying a call from President Vladimir Putin to postpone the vote in a bid to ease tensions.
ropean Central Bank President Mario Draghi says Europe's economic rebound is still on track and worrisome low inflation should eventually rise.
German industrial production eased in March, but not enough to derail recovery in Europe's biggest economy, data showed on Thursday.
Wednesday, May 7, 2014
A group of 11 European Union nations will reach an agreement soon on introducing a financial transaction tax, Germany's finance minister said Monday.
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
The European Commission tweaked its 2014 and 2015 economic forecasts Monday but left intact the overall outlook for gradual recovery from a record recession.
Portugal decided to make a clean break from its EU-IMF bailout on Sunday, following in the footsteps of Ireland by forgoing a credit line as it prepares a full return to the credit markets.
Monday, May 5, 2014
The European Central Bank is not expected to cut interest rates this week, but could start paving the way for a possible move in June if deflationary dangers persist, analysts said.
Founded under the tsars, the Kvint brandy distillery has survived three wars and the upheavals of history from Communist rule to the collapse of the Soviet Union.
Saturday, May 3, 2014
Unemployment in the eurozone eased down to 11.8 percent in March, according to official data on Friday, with small signs of improvement in Greece's high jobless rate.