Thursday, September 4, 2014
The Bank of England (BOE) is set to keep interest rates at a record-low 0.50 percent this week, as it eyes slowing inflation before next year's election, analysts say.
France's finance minister on Tuesday hinted that the country's much-vaunted aim to cut 21 billion euros (US$28 billion) in public spending next year could be in jeopardy due to low inflation.
Ireland's tax collections are beating targets and have put the country on course to achieve normal deficit levels after six years of austerity, the government announced Tuesday.
Wednesday, September 3, 2014
London mayor Boris Johnson's grand plan for a new airport in the Thames Estuary was rejected on Tuesday, leaving few options on the cards for the city to stay an international hub.
To the mournful strains of a single cello and tearful remembrances by family members, Germany Tuesday inaugurated a national memorial to the 300,000 ill and disabled people systematically murdered by the Nazis.
Berlin's gigantic IFA consumer electronics fair opens this week, with the shadow of Apple looming large even if the iconic U.S. brand traditionally snubs the event.
Goldman Sachs stands to lose money on a multi-million euro loan it made to one of Portugal's largest banks a month before it collapsed, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday.
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
For the second time this year, President Barack Obama will travel to Russia's backyard to assure nervous nations of his ironclad commitment to their security.1 Comment
Rescue workers searched throughout the night for two people missing after an explosion ripped through an apartment building outside Paris, killing six and reducing half a residential block to rubble.
Dutch brewing giant Heineken on Monday announced selling Mexican-based packaging business Empaque to U.S.-based Crown Holdings in a deal worth more than one billion dollars.