- Scotland’s Push To Increase Seafood Exports To China Raises Environmental Concerns
November 04 2013 10:20 AM
Scotland is the third largest salmon producer in the world, an industry worth about £500 million per year.
- Euro Zone: Factory Data Up, But Jobs Languish
November 04 2013 5:16 AM
Despite another uptick in factory activity, most nations recorded job losses in the sector for the twenty-first straight month.
- Fragile Markets Could Trigger Global Recession and Drag Down US Economy
November 02 2013 4:23 PM
Economist David Levy warned in a recent newsletter that China, Japan and Europe pose a potential risk to a slowly recovering US economy.
- Syria Taking A Backdoor Route Into Financial Market
October 31 2013 2:20 PM
To get around sanctions and gain access to global markets, Syria is cultivating relationships with small-time Russian banks.
- Italy's Unemployment Hits Record High 12.5 Percent: Survey
October 31 2013 8:17 AM
About 80,000 workers lost their jobs in September, and unemployment for younger workers hit its highest rate ever.
- Stubborn Unemployment, Weak Inflation Raise Pressure On ECB
October 31 2013 7:35 AM
The uncooperative economic indicators dash hopes of a turnaround and could force the ECB into easing monetary policy further.
- German Consumer Confidence Forecast Falls
October 31 2013 4:24 AM
Despite the slip in forecast for November, GfK said a previous estimate on consumer spending for all of 2013 remains steady.
- Euro Zone Sentiment Remains Upbeat, German Unemployment Rate Steady
October 30 2013 7:40 AM
The gains point to a modest recovery in the beginning of the fourth quarter, but the overall outlook remains sluggish.
- Let’s Make London A Center Of Global Islamic Finance: David Cameron
October 30 2013 5:46 AM
Global Islamic investments are predicted to reach £1.3 trillion ($2.1 trillion) in value by next year.
- Spain Formally Exits 2-Year-Long Recession
October 30 2013 5:46 AM
The economic growth was attributed to developments in the country’s external sector.
- Italy’s Business Confidence Drops In October
October 28 2013 5:49 AM
Business confidence climate saw a decline in the service and retail trade sectors, causing the overall index to fall.
- UK Q3 GDP Growth Highest Since 2010
October 25 2013 7:12 AM
The UK may have grown the fastest among the world's top seven economies in the September quarter, according to analysts.
- German IFO Index Drops Unexpectedly In October
October 25 2013 5:14 AM
The decline highlights the fragile recovery in the euro zone's biggest economy.
- Euro Zone Service Sector Disappoints In October
October 24 2013 6:25 AM
However, the poor performance may be a blip and should not raise doubts about the euro zone's overall recovery.
- Spain Escapes Two Years Of Recession
October 23 2013 4:12 PM
Does Spain's emergence from recession mean its austerity gets the credit? Or did austerity delay the recovery?
- UK H2 Growth Could Beat Previous Estimates
October 23 2013 6:20 AM
The bank's policy meeting also showed concern about the short-term future of the euro zone and the impact of the U.S. government shutdown.
- Russia's Reliance On Oil Could Cost It Dearly
October 22 2013 3:47 PM
Russia relies on oil for 50 percent of its revenue, so what is it going to do when -- or if -- Iranian oil hits the market again?
- UK Retail Sales Beat Expectations
October 17 2013 6:04 AM
Retail sales in U.K. rebounded, aided by strong consumer spending, underscoring signs of sustained economic recovery in the country.
- Will Governments Start To Come After Your Savings?
October 16 2013 1:30 PM
Five years after the global financial crisis, the IMF is suggesting states place a 10% tax on all households.
- Euro Zone Annual Inflation Slows, Trade Surplus Rises
October 16 2013 6:53 AM
A few days ago, the ECB's Mario Draghi identified base effect, food prices and the exchange rate as causes for driving down inflation.