• Fri, 19 Oct 2018 07:00
    Global stocks fall on worries about Saudi Arabia, Italy
    Global stocks mostly fell Thursday on a panoply of worries as varied as higher US interest rates, the diplomatic fallout from the disappearance of a Saudi journalist and rising unease about the eurozone due to Italy's controversial budget plans.
    business
  • Tue, 11 Sep 2018 15:10
    Eurozone headwinds to test ECB's confidence
    With trade tensions, an Italian government bucking at deficit limits and emerging market currency woes threatening the eurozone, observers will look to the European Central Bank for reassurance Thursday, while policymakers strive to project stability.
    business
  • Thu, 02 Aug 2018 15:45
    Jaws in international waters helps SocGen net profit
    Profits at Societe Generale were buoyed by growth abroad, as results released Thursday showed the French bank continues to pressed by ultra low interest rates at home in the eurozone.
    business
  • Thu, 28 Jun 2018 09:49
    EU leaders tackle eurozone reform
    After months of delay, EU leaders on Friday will discuss several proposals, many watered down, to reform the euro single currency after the bitter battering of the debt crisis.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 11 Jun 2018 01:00
    TOUGH decisions ahead for European economies
    Germany must demonstrate true leadership to resolve the looming EUROZONE crisis  Andrew Sheng
    opinion
  • Tue, 29 May 2018 12:47
    Euro losses build in Asia as Italy plunges into political crisis
    The euro extended losses in Asian trade Tuesday as political uncertainty in Italy stoked fresh fears about the eurozone.
    business
  • Wed, 21 Feb 2018 07:00
    European stocks boosted by euro retreat; Walmart weighs on Dow
    Key eurozone stock markets posted gains on Tuesday as a weaker euro gave exporters a boost, while disappointing Walmart results weighed on US retailers and the broader American stock markets.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 10 Jan 2018 07:10
    Global stock markets gain as US indices end at records again
    Global stocks pushed higher Tuesday, with US indices again ending at records, as eurozone data showed unemployment falling to its lowest level since January 2009.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 22 May 2017 17:28
    Berlin, Paris to speed up eurozone integration: French minister
    BERLIN - France and Germany want to accelerate eurozone integration, France's Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire said Monday, adding that a bilateral panel would consider concrete proposals on kickstarting the process.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 08 May 2017 06:35
    Euro rallies after Macron wins French presidency
    TOKYO - The euro rallied to a six-month high against the dollar Monday after pro-European centrist Emmanuel Macron's victory in the French presidential election eased concerns about the country's future in the eurozone.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:00
    Eurozone economy hits 6-year high in April
    BRUSSELS - The eurozone economy grew at its fastest pace in six years in April on the back of strong demand and "widespread optimism" about the outlook, a closely watched survey showed Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 03 Apr 2017 23:38
    New anti-forgery 50-euro note launched
    PARIS - A new 50-euro note was launched in the 19 eurozone countries on Monday featuring a host of innovative touches designed to make it harder to forge.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 02 Mar 2017 17:28
    Eurozone Feb inflation hits ECB's 2.0% target: EU
    BRUSSELS, March  2, 2017 (AFP) - Eurozone inflation accelerated to 2.0 per cent in February, hitting the European Central Bank's target as its stimulus plan appeared to be paying off and consumers put aside Brexit and US uncertainties, EU data showed Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 14 Feb 2017 07:24
    Better eurozone outlook lifts stocks; US hit new records
    NEW YORK - Global stocks jumped Monday, with Wall Street again charging to fresh records, following an improved economic forecast for the eurozone.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 04 Jan 2017 17:30
    Eurozone inflation jumps to 1.1% in Dec, highest since 2013: official
    BRUSSELS - Inflation in the eurozone jumped to 1.1 per cent in December, the highest level for more than three years, boosted by rising oil prices, official EU figures showed on Wednesday.
    Breaking News
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