Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Shares in Rio Tinto rallied here on Tuesday after the Anglo-Australian miner revealed it had rejected a merger bid from Swiss rival Glencore earlier this year.
Tuesday, October 7, 2014
The German government says factory orders dropped sharply in August — led lower by a big drop in demand from outside the euro area and canceling out a large rise the previous month.
British property prices will fall in 2015 following a steep rise over this year, according to a leading forecaster the Center for Economics and Business Research (CEBR).
Monday, October 6, 2014
Pope Francis on Sunday issued a strong signal of support for reform of the Catholic Church's approach to marriage, cohabitation and divorce as bishops began a landmark review of teaching on the family.2 Comments
Sunday, October 5, 2014
Britain reacted with horror on Saturday to the beheading of hostage Alan Henning, who many had dared to hope might be spared after a cross-community appeal for his release.
Saturday, October 4, 2014
European households are richer than before the global financial and economic crisis battered their continent, though the picture is uneven, a new study by the Swiss bank Julius Baer shows.
The United States has struck a deal to reduce Indonesia's debts in exchange for Jakarta pledging about US$12 million for programs to protect endangered species and their habitats on Sumatra island, conservationists said Friday.
Friday, October 3, 2014
The head of Russia's largest bank delivered on Thursday a blistering attack on Moscow's economic policies, warning that Russia could repeat the fate of the Soviet Union.
British tourism group TUI Travel, which is merging with its largest shareholder TUI, said Thursday that annual profits were set to strengthen on keen demand in line with expectations.
The Louvre, the Palace of Versailles and the Musee d'Orsay — France's top three most visited museums — will open seven days a week, the government said Wednesday.