Euro Zone as a Whole

Dollar wallows near three-year lows on U.S. government shutdown

Dollar wallows near three-year lows on U.S. government shutdown

Published 22/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Sheets of former U.S. President Abraham Lincoln on the five-dollar bill currency are inspected through a magnifying glass at the Bureau of Engraving [more…]

Germany’s SPD wants Merkel to sweeten coalition deal

Germany’s SPD wants Merkel to sweeten coalition deal

Published 22/01/2018

German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrives for a statement at the CDU headquarters in Berlin, Germany, January 21, 2017, after Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) voted to [more…]

Merkel and Macron play up euro zone reform plans

Merkel and Macron play up euro zone reform plans

Published 19/01/2018

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel react during their meeting at Elysee Palace in Paris, France, January 19, 2018. REUTERS/Christophe Petit Tesson/PoolPARIS [more…]

France, Germany want joint eurozone reform position by June: Le Maire

France, Germany want joint eurozone reform position by June: Le Maire

Published 19/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire arrives for a news conference at the Bercy Finance Ministry in Paris, France, January 12, 2018. REUTERS/Gonzalo [more…]

Two-year race for top ECB jobs start next week

Two-year race for top ECB jobs start next week

Published 17/01/2018

FILE PHOTO: Jens Weidmann, President of German Bundesbank attends the Generation Euro Students' Award ceremony at the European Central Bank (ECB) headquarters in Frankfurt June [more…]

Euro zone must make first reforms by 2019, says French finance ministe

Euro zone must make first reforms by 2019, says French finance ministe

Published 15/01/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - The euro zone must take its first steps towards reforming its economic regulations and institutions by the start of 2019 at the [more…]

German parties offer Macron first response on Europe

German parties offer Macron first response on Europe

Published 12/01/2018

FILE PHOTO - French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel give a joint news conference after the EU summit in Brussels, Belgium, December [more…]

Greek police fire teargas at protesters after Athens march

Greek police fire teargas at protesters after Athens march

Published 12/01/2018

Protesters flee tear gas as they clash with riot police during a demonstration outside the parliament building against planned government reforms in Athens, Greece January [more…]

Thousands of Greeks protest over right to strike, hitting hospitals, t

Thousands of Greeks protest over right to strike, hitting hospitals, t

Published 12/01/2018

Protesters clash with riot police during a demonstration outside the parliament building against planned government reforms in Athens, Greece January 12, 2018. REUTERS/Alkis KonstantinidisATHENS (Reuters) [more…]

Euro surges above $1.21 to three-year high- yuan hits four-month peak

Euro surges above $1.21 to three-year high- yuan hits four-month peak

Published 12/01/2018

The euro surged above $1.21 to a three-year high on Friday on bets the European Central Bank is getting ready to wind down its huge monetary stimulus, and after German Chancellor Angela Merkel reached a deal that should lead to the formation of a "grand coalition" government. [more…]