Eurozone countries should form United States of Europe says EC vice-president Viviane Reding calls for full fiscal and political union for 18 eurozone countries but says UK should remain apart.
Eurozone recession ‘may be over’ Economists say rise in manufacturing output PMI points to flat GDP and ‘light at the end of the tunnel’.
Eurozone unemployment hits fresh high Jobless rate reached 12.1% across the region in May, with youth unemployment nearing 24%.
President of the European Central Bank rebuts criticisim of his Outright Monetary Transactions programme, ahead of data showing how Europe’s manufacturers fared in May Graeme Wearden
Demonstrations against handling of Europe’s debt crisis are taking place in Frankfurt, as eurozone jobless rate hit another record high of 12.2% Graeme Wearden Katie Allen
Overall eurozone unemployment rose to 12.2% in April, with young jobless rate up slightly at 24.4% from 24.3% in March Eurozone unemployment has hit a fresh high with young people the hardest hit as now almost one in four under-25s are out of work in the crisis-stricken currency bloc. Eurozone unemployment rose to 12.2% for […]
Another bad day on the Tokyo stock market, as the main Japanese index enters ‘correction’ territory. Coming up, new eurozone consumer confidence data Graeme Wearden
FTSE 100 down 40 points after Japanese market suffers turbulent session Josephine Moulds Nick Fletcher
The Japanese market suffered another turbulent session after Thursday’s dive – dropping as much as 3.5% in the afternoon – but stabilised to close 0.9% higher Josephine Moulds
PM Shinzo Abe’s stimulus package could generate feelgood factor needed to end two decades of stagnant growth Phillip Inman