Thursday, October 24, 2013
Bank of England policymakers recently voted unanimously to maintain record-low interest rate and the amount of cash stimulus for the improving British economy, minutes showed on Wednesday.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
French energy giant EDF said on Monday it had clinched a deal worth 16 billion pounds (US$26 billion) to build Britain's first new nuclear plant for a generation, with Chinese backing.
Monday, October 21, 2013
While growth and recovery are back as buzzwords in European budgets for next year, rigor and austerity still remain hard at work in several countries.
Saturday, October 19, 2013
Spain will renew a bonus scheme for drivers to trade in their old cars to boost a sector that is helping drive an economic recovery, the government said on Thursday.
Friday, October 18, 2013
Germany's top economists say the country is heading for a budget surplus next year, and urge the government to put it to use.
Britain's finance minister says his government will allow a Chinese company to own a majority stake in a new nuclear power plant as it tries to curb demand for fossil fuels.
Thursday, October 17, 2013
Registration of new cars jumped by 5.4 percent last month in the EU, the European Automobile Manufacturers' Association (ACEA) said Wednesday, the second time sales have jumped in the past three months.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Switzerland broke the seal on its banking secrecy, until now considered virtually ironclad, by signing an international agreement on fighting tax evasion on Tuesday, the OECD said.
Investment sentiment in Germany rose in October, a survey found on Tuesday, in a new sign of strength in the biggest eurozone economy and as actors on financial markets shrugged off the U.S. debt ceiling battle.
EU finance ministers prepared Tuesday to take a key step towards a new bank regulatory framework with final clearance of a single supervisor regime for the eurozone.