Tuesday, November 5, 2013
Eurozone manufacturing activity accelerated in October as new orders increased for the fourth month in a row, although strong competition left factories with scant room to raise prices, a survey showed on Monday.
Europe's rescue fund should only be used in last instance to help banks shore up their balance sheets, European Central Bank (ECB) Executive Board member Joerg Asmussen said on Monday.
The number of new jobs in London's financial district dropped in October, lagging behind a recovery in the wider jobs market, according to research by an international recruitment firm.
Monday, November 4, 2013
The decline of Finnish mobile phone manufacturer Nokia has encouraged a whole generation of local engineers to venture on a new and riskier path: that of entrepreneurship.
Britain's business association, the CBI, revised up its forecast for the country's economic growth next year to 2.4 percent on Sunday, predicting a rebound in business and housing investment.
Friday, November 1, 2013
Angela Merkel's conservatives on Thursday rejected U.S. criticism of Germany's dependence on exports but her likely future coalition partner agreed Europe's bulwark economy must do more to spur domestic demand.
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Spain escaped from a two-year recession in the third quarter of this year with growth of 0.1 percent, official data showed on Wednesday, though unemployment remained extremely high.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Prime Minister David Cameron made a bid to position London as a leading hub for Islamic finance on Tuesday, announcing plans for Britain to become the first Western country to issue a sovereign sukuk, or Islamic bond.
Company executives in Europe are enjoying above-inflation rises to their overall remuneration thanks to long-term incentive packages, a study published here late Monday showed.
Tuesday, October 29, 2013
As a United States hunt for tax evaders and their accomplices gains momentum, many Swiss bankers are afraid to go abroad for fear of arrest, one business leader said in an interview published Sunday.