Tuesday, April 1, 2014
French public deficit and debt in 2013 were higher than previous government estimates, official data showed on Monday, dealing a fresh blow to President Francois Hollande a day after disastrous local polls.
German retail sales, a closely watched measure of household confidence, increased in February, official data showed on Monday.
Saturday, March 29, 2014
Spain reported Friday its first fall in consumer prices in more than four years, feeding fears that the eurozone could fall into the grip of a deflationary spiral.
Thursday, March 27, 2014
A former top executive at Deutsche Bank, who committed suicide in January, was worried about investigations into Germany's biggest lender, an inquest into his death heard on Tuesday.
Britain has sold an extra 7.8-percent stake in bailed-out Lloyds Banking Group for 4.2 billion pounds (US$6.9 billion), it said Wednesday.
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
The German Ifo business confidence fell for the first time for five months in March, data showed on Tuesday, as the Crimea crisis hurts sentiment in Europe's biggest economy.
Monday, March 24, 2014
Cheaper than taking a train or a plane and more relaxing than driving, the long-distance bus is becoming the travel mode of choice for many Germans after the market opened up last year.
Saturday, March 22, 2014
European Union nations on Thursday agreed on a sweeping policy to fight tax evasion after tiny Luxembourg dropped its reservations to new rules which render its secretive banking culture more transparent.
Friday, March 21, 2014
European stock markets fell heavily on Thursday, following Asia and Wall Street, as traders fretted over the prospect of an earlier-than-expected hike in U.S. interest rates.
EU member states and the European Parliament reached an accord Thursday on a new regulatory system designed to prevent a failing bank from wrecking the economy.