Lyon’s festival of light is not only an important economic barometer for France’s second city, it’s also a useful gauge for the whole country; much of which has been hit hard by a downturn in domestic
Talks between the Venezuelan government and a coalition of opposition parties have reached a stalemate which facilitators from the Vatican are hoping to break.
A reversal in unemployment fortunes and robust trade have done little to ease tensions about the future in Austria's mutating economy.
Cash registers might be ringing up less in sales this Christmas in Britain and France according to twin surveys
Russia is committed to peace and cooperation, but will defend Russian interests.
Tunisia’s president has come to Brussels to meet EU officials, as he seeks to boost security and shore up the country’s fragile economy – six years after the Arab Spring…
On a rainy day in Athens, it was a message to warm the heart of the Greek government.
Taking hope from Donald Trump’s US election triumph, Austria’s far-right presidential candidate Norbert Hofer is eager to surf a tide of anti-establishment populism sweeping the West and win this Sund
With no national currency since 2009, Zimbabwe launches dollar-backed bond notes to cope with cash crisis.
The WTO has ruled Washington State illegally supported Boeing with tax breaks after complaint filed by Airbus.
Bargain hunters in Britain are out in record force for Black Friday trading.
Populism has a negative impact on the long term economic outlook of Europe and Central Asia but short term growth is expected to accelerate in the region – according to a new report from the World…
Top names from the digital world have been brought together by the Catholic Church to consider the worth of values in this digital age.
Inflation in Britain slipped slightly in October, but Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has warned higher prices are on the way in the UK.
Egypt is to get an International Monetary Fund bailout loan, but can it bring down public debt, control inflation and protect the country's poor?
The discount shopping day for the unhitched and uncoupled still shifts more goods than the Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales days in the United States.
Italy's industrial production declined by less than expected in September, with a healthy gain of 1.2 percent from July to September.
After the problems with its Note 7 smartphones, Samsung is having to recall about 2.8 million top-loading washing machines in the US.
Egypt has effectively devalued its currency by allowing it to trade freely, hoping to stabilising the economy and attracting foreign investment.
Spain's economy continues to grow, but it expanded at a slightly slower pace from July to September, rising 0.7 percent from the previous quarter.
The annual B2B Sportel Convention in Monaco is underway and providing the latest pointers as to where sport is heading in the years to come.
Brussels still believes a landmark trade deal between the EU and Canada - blocked by Belgium's French-speaking Wallonia region - can succeed.
The Belgian region of Wallonia has rejected today’s ultimatum to withdraw its opposition to the planned free trade pact between the EU and Canada.
Canadian plane and train maker Bombardier says it is cutting another 7,500 jobs - 10 percent of its workforce - over the next two years.