Tuesday, August 25, 2015
The Russian ruble plunged 2.3 percent on Monday to hit a seven-month low amid a further drop in oil prices, the country's key export.
Kazakhstan's currency recovered some of its recent losses against the U.S. dollar Monday with a 15 percent rise, even as the country's stock market slumped.
Monday, August 24, 2015
The first years proved a difficult start for Germany's only deep water port, Wilhelmshaven's Jade-Weser-Port container hub, inaugurated in 2012, but its operators are now seeking to make it a top terminal for supersize ships.
Friday, August 21, 2015
They allow you to climb the steepest streets of Madrid without sweating, even on sultry summer days: more than 50,000 residents of the Spanish capital have signed up for a public electric bike share system.
Monday, August 17, 2015
Facing a cold shoulder from Europe and increased competition at home, Russia's Gazprom has struggled to assert dominance on the global energy market, prompting speculation the energy giant could have no choice but to splinter.
Saturday, August 15, 2015
Growth of the German economy, Europe's biggest, picked up marginally in the second quarter of 2015, driven by the weaker euro and healthy consumer spending, official data showed on Friday.
The European Commission expects a major increase in Greece's debt over the next two years, the German daily Die Welt reported Thursday, claiming to have seen Brussels' latest analysis of the debt burden.
Spain must stay the course on economic reforms if it wants to generate growth and reduce its sky-high unemployment rate, ahead of a year-end general election, the International Monetary Fund said Friday.
Economic growth in the 19-country eurozone eased slightly in the second quarter of the year, official figures showed Friday, as a sharp slowdown in France offset a solid export-reliant performance by Germany.
Thursday, August 13, 2015
Britain's government urged shops at airports to lower the prices of tax-free items Wednesday as a campaign for passengers to refuse to show their boarding cards over the issue gathered pace.