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    Asian stocks fall, Europe bounces

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on November 24, 2018

    European stock markets rose on Friday after a volatile week in which company earnings and growth worries hit stocks, although the euro sank after weaker-than-expected...

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    Macron urges European revival to prevent global ‘chaos’

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 01:07am on November 19, 2018

    French president Emmanuel Macron said Sunday in Berlin that Europe must grow stronger and more sovereign in order to fulfil its duty of preventing “chaos”...

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    Pope says world mustn’t turn a blind eye to migrants, poor

    Reuters . Vatican City | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2018

    Pope Francis criticised rising wealth inequality and the treatment of migrants on Sunday, saying the world should not ignore those ‘tossed by the waves of...

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    UEFA open to reopening FFP cases

    Agence France-Presse . Lausanne | Updated at 12:00am on November 14, 2018

    UEFA warned Monday that clubs whose finances have already been scrutinised by its Financial Fair Play regulations may not be out the clear yet, European...

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    Global stocks under pressure

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on October 30, 2018

    Concern over China’s slowing economy dented US stock futures and kept world stocks under pressure on Monday although European shares climbed thanks to encouraging earnings...

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    Thousands protest over Rome’s decline as mayor teeters

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 02:03am on October 28, 2018

    Thousands of protesters rallied in the centre of Rome Saturday over the Italian capital’s decrepit infrastructure, as the legal woes of its mayor whetted political...

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    Turkey hosts Syria summit with Russian, French, German leaders

    Agence France-Presse . Istanbul | Updated at 01:44am on October 28, 2018

    The leaders of Turkey, Russia, France and Germany met on Saturday to try to find a political solution to Syria’s devastating civil war, provide access...

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    The deepening crisis of the west

    Veniamin Popov | Updated at 12:00am on October 27, 2018

    ALMOST every day, now, we are seeing new evidence of the increasingly serious problems and challenges faced by the west, and the very concept of...

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    Chinese premier tells European, Asian leaders Beijing will continue reform

    Reuters . Beijing | Updated at 01:30am on October 21, 2018

    Chinese premier Li Keqiang said at a meeting between Asian and European leaders in Brussels that China will continue to open up its economy, push...

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    Greek pensioners to be spared further cuts in 2019: PM

    Agence France-Presse . Athens | Updated at 01:21am on October 21, 2018

    Greece will spare its elderly further pensions cuts in its 2019 budget, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said Saturday, after receiving European Commission approval on the...