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Opposing moves on banking regulations could launch the next global financial crisis

Forcing different standards on banks and other financial services across the globe could spark the next financial crisis, the vice chairman of a prominent...

Europe prepares counter measures in response to US steel and aluminium tariffs

The European Commission called for industry views on Friday on a list of US products it will subject to import tariffs, the first step...

Fourth quarter of 2017 – Annual growth in labour costs at 1.5% in euro...

Hourly labour costs rose by 1.5% in the euro area (EA19) and by 2.3% in the EU28 in the fourth quarter of 2017, compared...

Escalating trade war could negatively affect the dollar for the long-term

Worries of escalating international trade wars could be a longer-term negative for the dollar, even as the currency gets a temporary lift ahead of...

European Union Parliament: A harmonised corporate tax system plan to tax digital firms

The European Parliament approved Thursday a harmonised corporate tax system plan to tax digital firms where they earn their profits and to calculate their...

February 2018 – Annual inflation down to 1.1% in the euro area – Down...

Euro area annual inflation rate was 1.1% in February 2018, down from 1.3% in January. In February 2017, the rate was 2.0%. European Union annual...

UAE banks are able to afford VAT

The capability of banks operating in the UAE, to meet the 5% VAT obligation is better than individual customers because of their strong financial...

Deutsche Bank awards $2.7 billion in bonuses for 2017 – Management Board will waive...

Deutsche Bank AG’s bonus pool is almost back to normal, even if little else is. Germany’s largest lender is awarding its staff 2.2 billion euros...

Fourth quarter of 2017- Job vacancy rate at 2.0% in both euro area...

The job vacancy rate in the euro area (EA19) was 2.0% in the fourth quarter of 2017, up from 1.9% recorded in the previous...

First EBRD trade finance line in Lebanon

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is supporting for the first time the expansion of international trade in Lebanon with a US$ 50 million...

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