Saturday, July 11, 2015
The heads of the European Commission, IMF, European Central Bank and the eurozone will discuss Friday a last-ditch Greek reform plan submitted in a bid to avert financial collapse and exit from the single currency.
Poland's offer to accept 2,000 refugees from Africa and the Middle East as part of a European Union plan was thrown into doubt Friday when the junior partner in its coalition government complained of not being consulted.
Ukraine said Thursday it would offer nearly 350 state firms for sale to foreign investors at an upcoming U.S. conference aimed at saving the war-shattered country's imploding economy.
European stocks rallied Friday, with Paris soaring more than three percent on hopes that Greece and its creditors were close to a deal after Athens' latest proposals.
Friday, July 10, 2015
Greece was to submit a detailed bailout request to its eurozone partners Thursday in a last-ditch effort to save its collapsing economy and its membership in the European single currency.
Astronomers who trained their telescopes on a strange stellar blip were rewarded with a front-row seat to the spectacle of a black hole waking up to devour breakfast.
French far-right veteran Jean-Marie Le Pen scored another victory Wednesday when a court suspended a ballot organized by the National Front (FN) party he founded on whether to scrap his post as honorary president.
The Bank of England (BOE) on Thursday said it had voted to leave its main interest rate at a record-low 0.50 percent in the face of low inflation and steady growth.