Friday, March 6, 2015
The European Central Bank (ECB), meeting in Cyprus on Thursday, is set to update its economic forecasts and reveal details of its new bond purchase program, analysts said.
Thursday, March 5, 2015
The 19-country eurozone's economy is kicking into a higher gear in the wake of falling oil prices.
Ukraine's central bank moved to shore up the country's battered currency Tuesday by hiking interest rates to 30 percent as the government pushed through draconian reforms needed to clinch another IMF bailout.
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Spanish Economy Minister Luis de Guindos on Monday said European Union officials are estimating that a hypothetical third bailout for Greece could amount to between 30 and 50 billion euros (US$34-55 billion).
German retail sales, a closely watched measure of household confidence, rose strongly in January, official data showed on Wednesday.
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
The eurozone's fall in consumer prices eased while jobless figures fell slightly Monday, but the modest improvements were not enough to reduce fears of a deflationary spiral.
The entrance to the former perfume shop on a busy street in Donetsk now features a Kalashnikov-toting guard, a clear sign of the clandestine nature of the premises' new business.
Monday, March 2, 2015
The European Central Bank will unveil the details of the bond purchase program it is embarking on later this month at its next meeting, but is unlikely to announce any new policy measures, analysts said.
Four weeks from the lifting of European Union milk quotas, Ireland is looking forward to a radical shake-up of its farming sector that would boost dairy output by 50 percent over the next five years.
Lithuania said Saturday it had signed a trade agreement to buy liquified natural gas from the United States in a move aimed at reducing the EU Baltic state's heavy dependence on Russian gas deliveries.