Despite failing to reach an immediate agreement with international lenders, Greece hopes to secure a bailout deal this week to avoid a potential euro exit, after submitting a new “promising” plan which focuses on tax hikes and pension reform.
Efforts to diversify the ethnic make-up of boardrooms in Britain’s biggest firms are failing, a new report reveals. The study shows a drop in the number of non-white managers being prepped for top jobs in FTSE 100 companies.
Military service is off-putting to many potential employers who rate a stint in the armed forces as less valuable than a university degree or language skills, according to a new study by Barclays Bank.
Crucial negotiations between Greece and its creditors ended in deadlock after less than an hour of talks, paving the way for a potential default and even a possible Grexit, unless a “significant gap” is somehow bridged before the June 30 deadline.
Italian Eurosceptic ‘The Five Star Movement’ (M5S) has filed a new petition with 200,000 signatures, calling for a referendum on the country’s exit from the Eurozone and Italy’s monetary future with the European bloc.
Europe's biggest bank, HSBC has announced it is cutting 50,000 from its global workforce to reduce costs by up to $5 billion in the next two years, to simplify its structure and focus on the faster-growing Asian markets.
The current “economic war” with Russia could eventually lead to a military confrontation, unless people are given the opportunity to form their own opinions, said the editor and co-owner of a German channel currently being probed for airing a show by RT.
Over 50 Conservative lawmakers are forming a campaign to withdraw Britain from the European Union unless Prime Minister David Cameron achieves substantial changes to the UK’s relationship with Brussels.
Food banks across New York state are running out of food due to rising need and falling benefits. Now they are asking the state legislature for an additional $16 million in funding, just to keep the shelves stocked through the end of the year.