Euro Zone as a Whole

Yen eases as China growth pace matches forecasts, but growth worries linger

Published 19/01/2016

SINGAPORE/TOKYO The safe haven yen sagged on Tuesday as China's fourth-quarter economic growth matched expectations, but its losses were likely to be limited amid persisting [more…]

China turns yuan sharply higher, yen eases

Published 11/01/2016

LONDON China’s yuan again dominated moves on major foreign exchange markets on Monday, driven 1 percent higher against the dollar in offshore trade after reports [more…]

Shares, oil steady in Europe after China sends Asia sprawling

Published 11/01/2016

LONDON World stocks fell to near 2-1/2 year lows on Monday as a fresh pounding for Chinese markets left Asia at a four-year trough and [more…]

Euro zone economic growth stable, China stabilizing: OECD

Published 11/01/2016

PARIS Economic conditions are stabilizing in China and the outlook is for steady growth in the euro zone, while the U.S. and UK economies are [more…]

Euro zone sentiment index falls in January on China worries: Sentix

Published 11/01/2016

BERLIN Economic sentiment in the euro zone deteriorated more than expected in January as an economic slowdown in China and its impact on the world [more…]

Ever so slowly, the euro zone economy awakes

Published 10/01/2016

LONDON Moribund. Decrepit. Sclerotic. Popular words to describe the economy shared by the 19 countries of the euro zone - but perhaps no longer apt.


China, euro zone and U.S. manufacturing suggest global economy still fragile

Published 04/01/2016

BENGALURU/NEW YORK The global economy finished last year on a fragile footing, with factory activity in China shrinking for the 10th month running in December, [more…]

ECB will keep easy policy for as long as necessary: Praet

Published 21/12/2015

FRANKFURT The European Central Bank will keep monetary policy easy for as long as necessary in light of risks such as slower growth in emerging [more…]

Dollar adrift in a sea of central bank uncertainty

Published 21/12/2015

SYDNEY/TOKYO The dollar drifted lower in light Asian trading on Monday amid doubts about how far and fast the Federal Reserve would raise U.S. interest [more…]

ECB’s Weidmann does not see Greek debt relief as urgent: Naftemporiki

Published 17/12/2015

ATHENS Greece faces relatively low debt servicing needs in the coming years and further debt relief is not a matter of urgency, Greek financial daily [more…]