EU calls for more open Chinese economy

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestChina should make its economy more open to foreign firms, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has said while on a

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WhatsApp to raise minimum age limit to 16 in EU

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestPopular messaging service WhatsApp is banning under-16s from using its platform in the European Union. Users must currently be at

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European Union grows at fastest pace for 10 years

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestThe European Union economy grew at its fastest pace in a decade last year, figures from the EU statistics office

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Russia’s Rosneft wins gas licences in Venezuela

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestVenezuela has awarded licences to Russian energy giant Rosneft to develop two offshore gas fields. The deal allows its subsidiary,

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Eurozone growth exceeds expectations

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestThe eurozone’s economy grew by 0.6% in the three months to September, above analysts’ expectations, according to EU statistics office

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Eurozone set for fastest growth since 2007, says ECB

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestThe European Central Bank (ECB) has raised its eurozone economic growth forecast for this year to 2.2%, the fastest growth

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VW recalls 1.8 million cars in China

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestMore than 1.8 million Volkswagen cars are being recalled in China because of a faulty fuel pump. China’s consumer watchdog

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Eurozone inflation rate rises to 1.5%

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestThe inflation rate in the eurozone rose to a higher-than-expected 1.5% in August, according to Eurostat, the European Union’s statistics

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Euro rises to 18-month high against dollar

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestThe euro has hit US$1.20 for the first time since January 2015 as the prospect of a US interest rate

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Eurozone economic growth gathering pace

FacebookTwitterLinkedinemailGoogle+PinterestThe eurozone notched up growth of 0.6% in the second quarter of the year, official Eurostat figures showed. The figure

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