Friday, August 28, 2015
French oil giant Total announced Thursday it had agreed to sell a North Sea gas terminal and two pipelines in a deal worth over US$900 million in a move to help offset falling oil prices.
Thursday, August 27, 2015
Swiss watchmakers are facing turbulent times in one of their top markets, as the already shrinking luxury sales in mainland China are compounded by the recent devaluation of the yuan.
Portugal's center-right government is citing a jump in tax revenue as evidence the economy is growing and proof that its crackdown on tax evasion is working.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
People found working illegally in England and Wales face up to six months in prison and could have their wages seized under proposals announced by the British government on Tuesday.
Unions representing London's Underground staff on Monday called off two 24-hour strikes planned for this week, which threatened more chaos for commuters already hit by walkouts over plans for night services.
German economic growth picked up in the second quarter of 2015, and the public finances of Europe's economic powerhouse were firmly in the black in the first half, data showed on Tuesday.
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
The Russian ruble plunged 2.3 percent on Monday to hit a seven-month low amid a further drop in oil prices, the country's key export.
Kazakhstan's currency recovered some of its recent losses against the U.S. dollar Monday with a 15 percent rise, even as the country's stock market slumped.
Monday, August 24, 2015
The first years proved a difficult start for Germany's only deep water port, Wilhelmshaven's Jade-Weser-Port container hub, inaugurated in 2012, but its operators are now seeking to make it a top terminal for supersize ships.
Friday, August 21, 2015
They allow you to climb the steepest streets of Madrid without sweating, even on sultry summer days: more than 50,000 residents of the Spanish capital have signed up for a public electric bike share system.