Europe

Cooling demand squeezes factory activity in Europe and Asia

Eurozone PMIs point to contraction in wide parts of both regions. Germany, the Netherlands and Spain were the report’s worst…

17 hours ago

London loses crown of biggest European stock market to Paris

Britain lost its title of Europe’s largest equity market to France as economic growth concerns weigh on UK assets while…

3 weeks ago

World Cup ambassador calls homosexuality ‘damage in the mind’

BERLIN • A Qatari World Cup ambassador called homosexuality a "damage in the mind" in a German TV interview, sparking…

4 weeks ago

BMW, Stellantis see Europe demand slowing

EUROPE’S inflation crisis is beginning to catch up with automakers.  Stellantis NV on Nov 3 said consumers in Europe are…

4 weeks ago

At least 15,000 killed by hot weather in Europe in 2022: WHO

COPENHAGEN – At least 15,000 people have died in Europe because of hot weather in 2022 so far, the World…

4 weeks ago

Europe’s gas glut to help ease winter LNG supply crunch in Asia

EUROPE’S near-term natural gas supply glut means more fuel for Asia this winter.  Liquefied natural gas (LNG) suppliers are already…

1 month ago

Heathrow ramps up hiring, says it will take years to recover

LONDON’S Heathrow Airport said businesses at the hub need to embark on a massive hiring spree to rebuild depleted staffing…

1 month ago

How much salaries will rise (or fall) around the world in 2023

SOARING inflation is set to put a major dent in salary increases for the second year running in 2023, according…

1 month ago

Volkswagen will make only electric cars in Europe within next 10 years

VOLKSWAGEN AG’s namesake brand is stepping up efforts to go entirely electric and vowing to phase out making combustion cars…

1 month ago

Romania’s epic trail hopes to revive rural Transylvania

EUROPE has a new epic trail to rival the Camino to Santiago de Compostela in Spain.  The Via Transilvanica across…

2 months ago

UAE seeks to lure tech firms with long-term residency, financing

The United Arab Emirates is trying to lure advanced technology companies away from hubs in Asia and Europe by fast-tracking…

2 months ago

Europe is likely to avoid unusually cold winter, climate model says

Europeans and people living on the US East Coast are more likely to experience mild temperatures than a deep freeze…

2 months ago

Saudi Arabia defies expectations by keeping oil prices steady

Saudi Arabia kept oil prices for its main market of Asia largely steady and lowered those for Europe, going against…

2 months ago