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2010-12-20

Europe

Belgian EU presidency to hand over to Hungary

This 1 January, will see the Belgian flag give over to the Hungarian flag as banner of the European Union’s rotational presidency, which changes

This 1 January, will see the Belgian flag give over to the Hungarian flag as banner of the European Union’s rotational presidency, which changes

Business

White Christmas could push retailers into the red

Arctic conditions in Britain are set to hit economic growth. About a third of all festive shopping in the UK is done in the two weeks before

Arctic conditions in Britain are set to hit economic growth. About a third of all festive shopping in the UK is done in the two weeks before

Business

OECD: Spain making progress, but reforms vital

Spain is broadly on track to meet its deficit cutting target next year as it attempts to stabilise the country’s finances according to a new report

Spain is broadly on track to meet its deficit cutting target next year as it attempts to stabilise the country’s finances according to a new report

Business

Gold higher on euro and Korea worries

Gold prices rose around one percent on Monday. Investors were keen to buy the precious metal because the euro weakened against the dollar due to

Gold prices rose around one percent on Monday. Investors were keen to buy the precious metal because the euro weakened against the dollar due to

Business

ECB concerned over Irish bank collateral

The European Central Bank has expressed “serious concerns” about Ireland’s bailout package which includes provision for the Irish Finance Minister to

The European Central Bank has expressed “serious concerns” about Ireland’s bailout package which includes provision for the Irish Finance Minister to

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Severe weather paralyses Europe

Heavy snow and severe winter weather paralysed UK transport causing widespread travel chaos, but in Paris tourists appeared to enjoy the snow.

Heavy snow and severe winter weather paralysed UK transport causing widespread travel chaos, but in Paris tourists appeared to enjoy the snow.