BREAKING NEWS

2009-12-29

Business

Markets: 29th December

European shares finished at their best in 15 months, though holiday-affected trading was thin. Britain’s top share index, the FTSE 100, closed at

Business

French Q3 GDP grows

The French economy grew by 0.3 percent in the third quarter of this year lifted by strong exports. The latest data from statistics office

Business

German inflation rises

There are signs of rising inflation in Germany indicated what is likely to have happened across the whole euro area. Inflation accelerated in four

World

Russia promises no oil cuts

Ukrainians and some of their neighbours are breathing a sigh of relief as Russia promises there will be no oil supply cuts over the holiday