Thursday, March 26, 2015
German business confidence rose to its highest level in eight months in March, as optimism continues to grow about the outlook for Europe's biggest economy, the Ifo economic institute said Wednesday.
Cash-strapped Greece wants the European Union's rescue fund to return 1.2 billion euros (US$1.3 billion) unduly handed over by Athens, a source with knowledge of the issue said Tuesday.
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Britain's annual inflation rate slowed sharply to zero in February for the first time, pulled down by falling prices for recreational goods, food, furniture and oil, official data showed Tuesday.
Brussels called for "complete vigilance" Monday to stop the spread of a strain of bacteria killing olive trees in southern Italy, the European Union's second biggest producer of olive oil.
Deutsche Bank is under investigation in New York state for rigging the Libor interest rate, a person familiar with the probe said Monday.
Friday, March 20, 2015
The European Central Bank (ECB) pumped more than twice the expected liquidity into the financial system Thursday via private-sector loans, data showed.
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Need a copy of your wedding ring, a new name tag for the dog, or a spare part for the washing machine? Just print it, is the message at the CeBIT IT fair in Germany.
Hundreds of flights have been canceled in a strike by Lufthansa pilots at the German airline's short- and medium-haul operations -- the latest in a string of walkouts.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Major drugmakers, the UK's government and a top Alzheimer's research charity are pooling more than US$100 million to create a global fund to accelerate efforts to find a treatment or even a cure for the mind-robbing disease within a decade.
Irish no-frills airline Ryanair on Monday confirmed its board has approved plans to start flying low-cost transatlantic routes in the next five years.