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Draghi: Stimulus could be scaled back if economy improves

22 minutes ago

European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says the bank's stimulus efforts need to be "persistent" even as the economy recovers and that any scaling back of support has to come gradually.

Merkel slaps down May on Brexit talks

2017-06-22 21:31

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has insisted that the EU's future took priority over Brexit talks as Prime Minister Theresa May met European leaders.

Macron hosts Putin as Merkel insists Europe must assert itself

2017-05-29 11:58

French President Emmanuel Macron will give Russia’s Vladimir Putin a tour of the royal palace at Versailles near Paris, following up his debut at the G7 meeting.

Air Zimbabwe banned from Europe... so is it safe for Mugabe to use?

2017-05-17 13:02

Bad news for Zimbabwe's national airline which is headed by President Robert Mugabe's son-in-law: It has just been barred from flying to Europe over safety concerns.

Europe stocks off lows after Wall Street opens firmer

2017-04-27 17:20

European markets have come off their early lows after Wall Street opened steady ahead of a spate of new earnings reports, traders say.

European markets mostly follow falls in US, Asia

2017-04-06 15:25

European markets have largely followed the US and Asia in turning lower, as investors were spooked by Federal Reserve minutes showing it is mulling plans to tighten monetary policy.

UK tops Europe for venture investment despite Brexit worry

2017-03-22 14:13

The UK has drawn more venture-capital investment than the next four European countries combined, mitigating concerns that Brexit is hurting British startups’ fundraising.

Tusk wins second term as EU chief despite Polish fury

2017-03-10 13:26

European Union leaders re-elect Donald Tusk as president despite opposition from his native Poland

European earnings outshine US in sign of recovery

2017-03-03 09:39

Corporate profit growth in Europe is outpacing earnings from US companies for the first time in a year and a half, with strategists predicting outperformance in 2017.

Canada's Trudeau says world benefits from strong EU

2017-02-16 19:32

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told European lawmakers that the world is better off when the EU is strong, as anti-Brussels sentiment soars following the Brexit vote and Donald Trump's victory.

 

European equities dip as oil steadies

2017-06-25 11:31

Europe's main stock markets have retreated following mixed economic data, while oil prices stabilised and the tech-rich Nasdaq advanced on Wall Street.

Ascendis Health gets ball rolling in Europe

2017-06-05 13:35

Ascendis Health has finalised a number of European acquisitions in recent months which are expected to boost profit margins in 2018.

Ethical leadership needed more than ever in a diverse Europe

2017-05-23 05:00

Emmanuel Macron's success in the French presidential election represents a move away from the conservative, right-wing wave that has swept over many parts of the world, says Kurt April.

F1: Fierce contests ahead as Europe beckons

2017-05-02 08:46

After four evenly-contested opening 'flyaway' contests, F1 returns to its European homeland with Ferrari revived and a fiercely-competitive season in prospect as champions Mercedes battle to retain their crown.

European shares up as US announces corporate tax cut

2017-04-27 09:55

Europe's stock markets have posted small gains after they got, and liked, a first taste of US President Donald Trump's fiscal reform plan in the form of a deep cut in corporate taxes.

Can the relationship between Europe and Africa stand the test of time?

2017-03-31 06:38

Sixty years on, the European Union is facing unprecedented challenges among member states. Can its relationship with Africa survive the storm?, writes John Kotsopoulos.

Britain to trigger Brexit process next week

2017-03-20 14:24

Britain's government says it will trigger Article 50, signalling Britain's departure from the European Union, on March 29.

Ukraine accuses Russia of 'terrorism' in top UN court

2017-03-06 18:13

Ukraine urged the UN's top court to help bring stability to its war-torn east by seeking to convince judges that Russia is "sponsoring terrorism" in its conflict against separatist pro-Russian rebels.

France's PSA seeks to be 'European car champion' with Opel

2017-02-23 13:09

The chairman of French automaker PSA Group wants to create a 'European car champion' with the purchase of General Motors' European car business.

British MPs take first step to starting Brexit

2017-01-31 17:27

British MPs have tgaken a key step towards leaving the European Union, launching a debate on a bill that would empower Prime Minister Theresa May to trigger Brexit.

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