British retail sales posted their biggest quarterly fall in seven years in Q1 2017, as rising prices since the Brexit vote pressured consumers.
The heads of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank are upbeat on working successfully with the Trump administration.
The International Monetary Fund has raised its global growth forecast for 2017 but warned protectionist policies could undermine the modest recovery.
The International Monetary Fund's Christine Lagarde says the global economic recovery is gaining momentum but could be cut off by protectionism.
Euronews examines whether the benefits of Economic and Monetary Union have been overlooked since the eurozone crisis began.
Guillaume Desjardins, euronews: In the case of a two speed union, that more and more people are talking about, in which speed group can Croatia fit in?
More positive news for the US economy with March proving to be a bumper month for jobs.
February was a good month for fashion as Europeans bought clothers by the bundle boosting the overall retail sales figures beyond expectations.
The US Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the second time in three months, a move spurred by steady economic growth and strong job gains.
For the first time in almost a decade, all of Europe’s economies are set to grow.
Lucrezia Reichlin, Professor of Economics, London Business School: The countries that are part of the Euro Area – I think that definitely the European Central Bank should keep on providing the stimulu
Lucrezia Reichlin, Professor of Economics, London Business School: Well I think if we look at the US, the uncertainty is obviously the Trump factor.
Anne-Sophie Panseri, CEO, Maviflex: I’ll be optimistic because the development of my company is involved, and it is a major issue for us, but I think that Europe needs to rethink its…
British Retail Consortium sees drop in non-food sales as Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development frets about Brexit uncertainty.
North Korean authorities gathered more than 50,000 people together on Monday in a show of support for the country’s latest mobilisation campaign.
Italy's economy grew by just 0.2 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 and 1.0 percent year-on-year national statistics institute ISTAT says.
Eurozone inflation surged to its highest in four years in February which will put the European Central Bank under pressure to scale back stimulus.
Eurozone manufacturing growth accelerated to a six-year high in February, a fall in the value of the euro helped drive up exports and optimism rose.
Germany's economy grew 1.9 percent last year boosting the budget surplus hugely, but Chancellor Merkel says the country won't take on any new debt.
The European Commission says Germany’s sound public finances mean it could put more money into public investment to boost growth.
Britain's economy sped up at the end of 2016 but there were signs the Brexit vote will increasingly act as a brake on growth this year.
By Dimitris Papadimoulis is Vice President of the European Parliament, head of Syriza party delegation.
French unemployment remains high, but the rate has fallen for the second year running to 9.7% in mainland France, 10% including overseas territories.
Eurozone economic growth in the final three months of last year was not as good as initially thought - 0.4% rather than the initial 0.5% estimate.
Japan's economy continues to grow thanks to exports, but spending by consumers is weak and there are fears about US protectionist policies.