Outgoing French President Francois Hollande promised to fix the economy five years ago. But despite stablising the public accounts he has failed to get the French back to work as promised.
ECB in the spotlight as good economic news strengthens the ECB's argument for a rates rise.
The ECB would need to play a different and more distant role than it has. And independent authorities – such as the European Commission or even an entirely new institution – would need to ensure that savings were put to productive use in each country
Eurozone finance ministers meeting in Brussels have been giving their thoughts on the Brexit timing and circumstances.
There were a lot of people who were very skeptical about being in the EU because they thought it was all about politics and not funding projects that actually could help people.
What does the eurozone’s future hold? It depends where you look. Political risks seem to be increasing, despite the improvements in Europe’s economy.
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.
Greek ministers have been meeting experts from the EU and IMF discussing the economic reforms Athens must make to keep bailout funds flowing.
The European Commission says Germany’s sound public finances mean it could put more money into public investment to boost growth.
The German cabinet has agreed a raft of new measures aimed at streamlining the deportation of failed asylum seekers.
Discussions between Greece, its European lenders and the International Monetary Fund on the country’s bailout obligations have dragged on for months as disagreements persist over fiscal issues, labour
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.
Today’s political climate limits the possibilities for structural reforms, fiscal pooling, and improved labor mobility. But if European leaders can strengthen the banking union, there is still hope for the eurozone’s future.
An all-important review of Greece’s latest bailout will end well, Alexis Tsipras told a meeting of his Syriza party in Athens on Saturday.
There was a strong start to 2017 for factory activity in the eurozone as surveys showed it increased at the fastest rate in nearly six years.
Just released statistics show industrial output in the eurozone rose by more than expected in November, pointing to an economic spurt in the region.
Business Line looks at the great expectations for 2017 with the eurozone economy maybe showing some signs of recovery after years of malaise.
Unemployment in the eurozone was unchanged in November at 9.8 percent with big disparities across the region and youth unemployment trended up.
Economic sentiment in the eurozone was much better than expected in December while German industrial orders pointed to a busy final quarter.
This is the Brief from Brussels, a roundup of the top stories from Europe’s political capital.
Eurozone manufacturing in December expanded at the fastest pace in more than five and a half years and orders rose, even as companies raised prices.
By Dimitris Papadimoulis, Vice President of the European Parliament and head of the SYRIZA party delegation. This article represents the views of its
Greek PM Alexis Tspiras has met with Angela Merkel in Berlin after his government passed a planned Christmas giveaway for pensions in defiance of its international…
Monthly Eurostat figures showed consumers stocked up on non-food products, such as clothing and electrical goods.