Europe Weekly: round up

For those of you who couldn’t follow the news during the week, Europe Weekly has a round up of the main events. We look at the eurozone crisis. Who


Euro zone: crisis & chaos

It has been another business and finance week dominated by the increasingly chaotic debt crisis in the euro zone – and the United States. This


Inside Bank Stress Tests

So what is it that the European Banking Authority has been doing? The EBA has tested about 90 of Europe’s top lenders, on how they would react to


African Performers at Montreux

Mixing the talents of music veterans Femi Kuti and Seal with the up and coming singer-songwriter Asa, the Monteux Jazz Festival showcased some of the


Eni invests in Venezuela

Italian energy company Eni has signed an agreement to invest five billion euros ($7 billion) in Venezuela’s state oil company over the next seven


US welcomes Darfur agreement

The United States has welcomed Thursday’s signing of a peace accord between Sudan and a small Darfur rebel group, despite scepticism by many analysts