Saturday, March 7, 2015
They are both tough men of a certain age used to getting their way.
German holidaymakers are increasingly flocking to Greece, leaving the acrimonious wrangling between the two capitals over Athens' debt mountain, halting reforms or fears of a “Grexit” to the politicians.
Friday, March 6, 2015
The European Central Bank (ECB) will start buying government debt in its new quantitative easing programme on March 9, ECB chief Mario Draghi said on Thursday.
It could be the battle of the titans. Auto giants at the Geneva Motor Show say they welcome the potential move of Silicon Valley players into their sector but experts warn of major disruptions.
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.