There was an unexpected fall in exports from Germany in May and imports barely rose, further indicators of slowing growth in Europe's largest economy.
Tourism jobs boosted the number of people in work in Spain in June. The total of registered unemployed fell to its lowest level since September 2009.
Probably no one could argue that a circular economy is what we need in the future.
Oil prices have hit their highest in 10 months due to a fall in stockpiles in the United States and supply disruptions in Canada, Nigeria, Venezuela and Libya.
Brazil's economy shrank for the fifth straight quarter between January and March. Agriculture, industry and services all declined amid a political crisis and sweeping bribery scandal.
Eurozone factory activity remained stagnant in May despite more price cuts. German production hit a four-month high, French manufacturing activity contracted again.
Monday was deadline day for potential buyers for Tata Steel UK including the Port Talbot works in south Wales.
German industrial output was down by 1.3 percent in March but still strong for the period from January to March.
German industrial orders rose more than expected in March with a strong jump in demand from countries beyond the eurozone.
Medical equipment and technology firm Philips says it will sell a stake of at least 25 percent of its lighting division in an initial public offering of shares.
Mitsubishi Motors says orders for its cars in Japan have halved since it announced last week that it cheated on fuel economy tests.
BP has said it could reduce its capital spending further after reporting an 80 percent drop in profits in the first three months of the year.
US auto safety authorities have asked Mitsubishi for more information after it admitted falsifying mileage data for 635,000 cars sold in Japan.
The British government has said it could take a stake of up to 25 percent in Tata's UK steel plants as part of a financial package to support a potential buyer.
The Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has begun a two-day trip to Iran, the highest-ranking European leader to visit since world powers stuck a
UK growth looks set to slide according to the British Chamber of Commerce.
German industrial orders slipped in January by 0.1 percent from the previous month. A spike in orders from eurozone countries cushioned a drop in demand from domestic customers.
China reportedly plans to lay off millions more workers at so-called 'zombie' companies to cut industrial overcapacity and pollution, according to sources close to the Beijing leadership.
Increased sales of Barbie dolls and rising demand for its Hot Wheels toys meant Mattel reported a surprise increase in quarterly net sales.
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France’s largest telecoms operator Orange has been in talks to buy certain assets from Bouygues Telecom, according to a report by Bloomberg. It
German industrial orders fell for the third consecutive month in September – in particular due to weak demand from other eurozone countries. The
The influx of refugees into Germany could boost tobacco sales, according to industry analysts. With many fleeing Syria where nearly half of men
Michelin says it is closing several European sites with the loss of around 1,600 jobs as part of a major restructuring plan. The French tyre company