Pope Visit Sells Out Philadelphia Hotels
November 18 2014 8:55 AM
As many as 2 million Catholics are expected to travel to Philadelphia to see Pope Francis in September 2015.
G-20 Aims To Boost Its GDP 2% By 2018
November 16 2014 10:27 AM
A European Union-U.S. free-trade agreement could be one factor in G-20 growth between now and then.
Eurozone Grows Faster Than Expected In Third Quarter
November 14 2014 7:44 AM
Year-on-year, euro zone growth was 0.8 percent in the third quarter, the same as in the second quarter.
Germany Avoids Recession, But Only Barely
November 14 2014 3:46 AM
A strong rise in consumer spending and small boost from foreign trade prevented a worse result.
Russia Buys 55 Metric Tons Of Gold To Brace Central Bank
November 13 2014 11:53 AM
Economic uncertainty in the face of plummeting oil prices and Western sanctions has Russia buying up even more than usual.
UK Wages Rise More Than Expected, Unemployment Rate Stays Unchanged
November 12 2014 5:04 AM
The Bank of England is keeping a close eye on labor costs as it considers when to start raising interest rates.
UK Hiring And Pay Growth Slow In October: Recruiters
November 07 2014 1:39 AM
Signs of a cooling in Britain's labor market will be noted by the BoE, which considers wage growth central to its decision on interest rates.
OECD Sees Gradual US-Led Recovery Despite Euro Zone Weakness
November 06 2014 8:01 AM
The Paris-based OECD updated its outlook ahead of a G20 summit next week in Australia.
UK's Rapid Economic Recovery Set For End-Of-Year Slowdown
November 05 2014 7:59 AM
Britain still looks set to outpace other advanced economies, but the pace of the recovery has eased as European demand fades.
Climate Change Could Be ‘Irreversible’ Under Current Conditions By 2100
November 02 2014 9:09 AM
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has issued its strongest warning about the use of fossil fuels to date.
$75 Trillion Shadow Looms Over Global Economy
October 31 2014 6:55 AM
Unregulated entities have filled the vacuum left behind by shrinking banks that are coping with new regulations after the financial crisis.
German Business Morale Lowest In Nearly 2 Years
October 27 2014 6:25 AM
A slew of organizations including the OECD, the IMF and leading institutes have slashed their forecasts for German economic growth.
ECB: 25 Of 130 Biggest Banks In Eurozone Fail Stress Tests
October 26 2014 9:38 AM
The European Central Bank said the banks’ capital holes could be filled by their raising €10 billion ($12.67 billion).
EU's Juncker Pledges Investment Plan For Jobs
October 22 2014 7:01 AM
Germany, Europe's dominant economy, is resisting calls for it to spend more to kick-start growth.
Slower Global Economy Not Likely To Change Fed Policy
October 21 2014 11:10 AM
The Fed is expected to end its bond-buying program at its policy meeting next week despite concerns of a weaker global economy.
EU Drops Probe Into Chinese Telecoms Subsidies
October 20 2014 9:02 PM
The agreement between EU and Chinese officials ends a yearlong dispute that had ratcheted up trade tensions.
Fear Of Deflation On The Rise, Especially In The Eurozone
October 16 2014 12:33 PM
Falling consumer prices, particularly in Europe, are adding to fears that inflation won't speed up and lift the world economy.
Merkel Urges EU To Continue Reforms
October 16 2014 5:51 AM
Merkel asked European Union leaders to consider the nervousness in financial markets about signs of a global slowdown.
EU Hands India Ultimatum Over Global Trade Deal
October 16 2014 12:41 AM
India in July blocked what would have been the first global trade reform in two decades.
Europe Could Save Up To $80B In Energy Imports
October 15 2014 7:56 AM
Energy imports for oil, natural gas and thermal coal cost the European Union around $500 billion in 2013.