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2010-12-21

Europe

China urges Europe to put euro in order

Beijing wants to see EU political consensus effectively pull the bloc out of its debt crises. With part of its 2.65 trillion dollars worth of

Beijing wants to see EU political consensus effectively pull the bloc out of its debt crises. With part of its 2.65 trillion dollars worth of

Business

German consumer sentiment slips

German consumer confidence is set to slip early in the new year though remaining close to the highest in over three years. That was the finding of

German consumer confidence is set to slip early in the new year though remaining close to the highest in over three years. That was the finding of

Business

No change from Bank of Japan

At its latest monetary policy meeting the Bank of Japan has kept interest rates unchanged. Policymakers said the world’s third largest economy

At its latest monetary policy meeting the Bank of Japan has kept interest rates unchanged. Policymakers said the world’s third largest economy

Business

Moody's warns over Portugal rating

Moody’s is warning it may downgrade debt-ridden Portugal’s A1 rating by one or two levels. It is currently undertaking a review that will last up

Moody’s is warning it may downgrade debt-ridden Portugal’s A1 rating by one or two levels. It is currently undertaking a review that will last up

Europe

European of the Year

Since 2001, the newspaper ‘European Voice’ has honoured key individuals in the political and news landscape with a prize for ‘European of the Year’

Since 2001, the newspaper ‘European Voice’ has honoured key individuals in the political and news landscape with a prize for ‘European of the Year’

Europe

Toy safety: protecting the youngest

Foam puzzle mats were recently withdrawn from sale as a health hazard, as were baby bottles containing toxic BPA. What does the European Union do to

Foam puzzle mats were recently withdrawn from sale as a health hazard, as were baby bottles containing toxic BPA. What does the European Union do to

Special_reports

Pakistan planting for hope

Six months ago, flooding in Pakistan killed 1,600 people, badly affected millions more and wrought billions of euros in material destruction. Today

Six months ago, flooding in Pakistan killed 1,600 people, badly affected millions more and wrought billions of euros in material destruction. Today