Saturday, April 25, 2015
German business confidence rose to its highest level in 10 months in April, as recovery in Europe's biggest economy continues apace, but optimism could soon begin to stall, the Ifo economic institute said Friday.
One of Greece's largest banks is to wipe away the debts of clients who owe up to 20,000 euros (US$21,600) in a one-off gesture to ease the burden on its crisis-hit customers.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Dutch telecom group KPN said Monday it was selling its Belgian cellphone operator BASE to cable group Telenet for 1.325 billion euros (NT$44.20 billion; US$1.43 billion).
Monday, April 20, 2015
Expensive housing, an overloaded transport system and a lack of space are driving thousands of Londoners out of the hectic British capital to other, calmer cities such as Birmingham.
Cyprus's bailout agenda was back on track Saturday after parliament adopted a controversial and long-delayed foreclosure and insolvency package as demanded by the country's international lenders.
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Spain's Economy Minister Luis de Guindos criticized Greece's left-wing government for its "not very coherent" approach to negotiations over its finances and economy.2 Comments
Dubai's Emirates Airline on Friday awarded a record engines deal worth US$9.2 billion (8.5-billion-euro) to British aircraft engine maker Rolls-Royce.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
The UK has narrowly avoided a drop in consumer prices as the cost of filling up a car rose in March -- a development that's likely to ease concerns of a deflationary spiral that can hurt the economy as the UK prepares to head to the polls for a May national election.
Monday, April 13, 2015
Scrawled on the homes of the village of Megali Panagia in northern Greece are slogans emblematic of the deep rift caused in this society by a controversial Canadian gold mining project.