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German consumers see economic development ‘under threat’ - survey
A new survey by the German market research institute GfK found that consumer confidence is waning in Europe’s largest economy, as economic expectations have “collapsed” following international crises.

27.08.2014 10:49

Mental health crisis: Cases of suicide and self-harm soaring on NHS wards
NHS hospitals are experiencing a dramatic surge in the number of patients attempting to self-harm and take their own lives, new figures reveal.

27.08.2014 12:38

Ukraine moves step closer to default - Fitch
The Fitch ratings agency has downgraded Ukraine one step closer to default grade, as the Ukrainian currency the hryvnia hits a record low, and the economy balances on the brink of a collapse.

25.08.2014 10:00

'With no tangible economy it will be hard for Ukraine to pay off its debt’
Nobody is going to invest in an economy when there is no rule of law, and any certainty that assets will not be in some way squandered, taken away through bribery, or indeed outright stolen, global finance expert Patrick Young told RT.

25.08.2014 11:44

French goverment resigns amid rancor over German austerity pressure
The French government has resigned despite being formed just 4 months ago. They quit after ministers slammed President Francois Hollande's plans for taxation and cuts, while also being critical of Germany’s austerity program.

25.08.2014 08:22

Banksters win again: BoA settlement with US govt allows Wall St fraudsters to 'act with impunity,' critics say
While the US government touted its “record” settlement reached this week with Bank of America for mortgage fraud that helped fuel the 2008 recession, the details of the agreement indicate yet another slap on the wrist for an offending Wall Street titan.

22.08.2014 15:37

Nobel prize winners: Eurozone recovery is 'dismal failure'
“Stunningly destructive” and “dismal failure” is how Nobel laureates describe growth in the European Union after destructive austerity policies and the euro crisis.

22.08.2014 10:29

War in east Ukraine to leave economy in ashes. Who will pay for recovery?
The turmoil in eastern Ukraine has devastated the economy, putting the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and other Western backers under pressure to save the sinking financial wreck.

21.08.2014 11:45

Bank of America agrees to record $17bn settlement over mortgage fraud
America’s second largest lender has reached a $16.65 billion settlement with US federal authorities for selling toxic mortgages misleading investors, the Justice Department said Thursday.

20.08.2014 18:37

​Europe’s reboot: Reform or die
Sooner or later EU denial must give way to gut-wrenching reform. The longer the delay, the greater the pain for the Lost Generation.

19.08.2014 09:30

European recovery is a sweet fairy tale
Recent EU data shows the economy is increasingly dead on arrival despite repeated claims from Brussels that recovery is at hand.

18.08.2014 10:03

Turkey: ‘We’re ready to increase food exports to Russia’
As Moscow banned food imports from the West, Turkey voiced its readiness to increase its exports of agricultural products to Russia, Turkish economy minister has said.

16.08.2014 10:09

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