Monday, June 30, 2014
The European Central Bank is unlikely to make new policy moves at its monthly meeting next week, focusing instead on monitoring the impact of last month's unprecedented package of measures.
Spanish firms seeking to escape a sluggish eurozone are heading in ever greater numbers to reap the financial benefits of doing business in the faster-paced economies of Latin America.
Thursday, June 26, 2014
Concern about the economic impact of the crises in Ukraine and Iraq pushed business confidence in Germany to a six-month low in June, data showed on Tuesday.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Airlines were forced to cancel flights to and from Paris's main airports and several cities in southern France Tuesday as air traffic controllers kicked off a six-day strike.
Monday, June 23, 2014
Tens of degrees below zero during winter and home to endangered species and remote infrastructure — welcome to the Russian Arctic, a new promised land for oil companies despite clear obstacles.
To Olli Rehn, the EU's low-key but hardline economics affairs commissioner, another push against austerity could not have come as much of a surprise.
Saturday, June 21, 2014
The eurozone's current account surplus grew to 21.5 billion euros (US$29.3 billion) in April, European Central Bank (ECB) data showed Friday.
Friday, June 20, 2014
Cyprus returned to international markets on Wednesday after raising 750 million euros (US$1 billion) with its first public issue of bonds since last year's bailout saved it from bankruptcy.
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Bulgaria's foreign minister says Cyprus could supply his country and other central European nations with natural gas to lessen the region's heavy dependence on Russian deliveries.
Monday, June 16, 2014
The small- and mid-sized companies that form the backbone of the German economy are increasingly being snapped up by foreign — and predominantly Chinese — investors as the families that run them find no suitable heirs to pass their businesses on to.