Saturday, March 1, 2014
The unemployment rate across the 18-country eurozone remained at a near-record 12 percent in January and inflation was stable at a low level, according to official data released Friday.
Spain launched Friday the privatization of rescued lender Bankia with the sale of a 7.5-percent stake, two years after the bank dragged the Spanish financial sector to the brink of disaster.
Friday, February 28, 2014
Germany's unemployment rate was steady in February, as the labor market continues to hold up thanks to the improving economic outlook, official data showed on Thursday.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Greece was back in the black for the first time since 1948, the EU's economics commissioner Olli Rehn said on Tuesday as figures showed the economically-hobbled nation returning to growth.
Germany, Europe's biggest economy, clocked up a small surplus in its public finances in 2013, as growth picked up at the end of the year, official data showed on Tuesday.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
The inflation rate for the 18-nation eurozone remained steady at a low 0.8 percent in January, according to revised figures released Monday.
Greece's four top banks are expected to need an extra capital injection of about five billion euros, local media said Sunday as the country's international lenders prepared for a new audit of Greek finances.
Monday, February 24, 2014
The United States and the International Monetary Fund offered Sunday to assist Ukraine in rebuilding its battered economy following devastating protests that have plunged the country into its worst crisis since independence.
Saturday, February 22, 2014
Ratings agency Standard & Poor's says Ukraine will likely default on its debt if there are no significant improvements in the political crisis, which it does not expect.
Friday, February 21, 2014
Britain is holding talks with China to designate a London clearing bank for the yuan as it tries to become the world's leading center for trading the currency, Chancellor George Osborne said Thursday.