November 28, 2021
November 28, 2021

EU ministers back bloc’s Big Tech clampdown

European Union member states on Thursday agreed their common position on two landmark legislations that could set unprecedented oversight on Big Tech.

November 26, 2021
November 26, 2021

Europe’s big payday remains elusive even as inflation surges

Visions of spiralling wage inflation in the euro zone have dominated the talking points of conservative central bankers in recent weeks as they called for a moderation in central bank stimulus.

November 26, 2021
November 26, 2021

Coronavirus gloom weighs on German shoppers

German shoppers are feeling downbeat as the December Christmas period beckons, a key survey said Thursday, with concerns about soaring coronavirus infections and higher prices gnawing away at...

November 25, 2021
November 25, 2021

German business morale darkens on supply bottlenecks, Covid wave

German business morale deteriorated for the fifth month running in November as supply bottlenecks in manufacturing and a spike in coronavirus infections clouded the growth outlook for Europe’s...

November 24, 2021
November 24, 2021

Eurozone business recovery again gains pace

The recovery of the eurozone economy is again gaining pace after dipping last month, a closely watched survey said on Tuesday.

November 23, 2021
November 23, 2021

France to work with UAE on renewable projects

French finance minister Bruno Le Maire said on Sunday that France will work with the United Arab Emirates on new projects in the energy sector including renewables and hydrogen fuel. “Reaching zero...

November 22, 2021
November 22, 2021

UK to probe systematic bias in medical devices tech

Britain’s health secretary announced Sunday he has launched an independent review to examine if “systematic bias” exists in the development of medical devices, after Covid-19 brought the issue “to...

November 22, 2021
November 22, 2021

Australian fruit farmers face harvest headache

In near-perfect conditions, thanks to abundant rain and healthy trees, Australian fruit grower Michael Cunial’s cherry orchard looks set to yield a bumper crop. He has just one problem: the harvest.

November 22, 2021
November 22, 2021

UK inflation could be elevated for longer: BoE

Bank of England Governor Andrew Bailey said his concern on the inflation outlook is that it could be  “elevated for longer” but there is also a chance that inflation does not prove as persistent as...

November 19, 2021
November 19, 2021

Russian economy keeps up Covid rebound in third quarter

Russia’s economy rebounded in the third quarter as the country continues to recover from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, official figures showed Wednesday.