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Euro zone factory activity rises in August on strong demand

Euro zone factory activity rises in August on strong demand

Euro zone manufacturing activity accelerated in August, clocking the fastest rise in export orders since February 2011 despite a strengthening currency, a business survey showed.

Sep 01, 2017, 16:08 PM IST

Euro zone stability risk contained but rising - ECB

Financial stability risks in the euro zone are contained but remain significant and have even increased in some areas over the past six months, the European Central Bank said in a regular stability review on Wednesday.

May 24, 2017, 14:22 PM IST
Euro zone factory activity hits six-year high in April

Euro zone factory activity hits six-year high in April

Euro zone jumped to 56.7 in April from March`s 56.2, reaching its highest level since April 2011.

May 02, 2017, 13:39 PM IST
Euro zone businesses started 2017 on a six-year high

Euro zone businesses started 2017 on a six-year high

The output price sub-index jumped to a near six-year high of 53.1 from 52.2.

Apr 05, 2017, 14:43 PM IST
France's Le Pen says euro exit 'wouldn't be a chaos'

France's Le Pen says euro exit 'wouldn't be a chaos'

French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen sought on Sunday to reassure voters concerned over her plans to withdraw the country from the euro zone, saying it "wouldn't be chaos" and she would seek "well-prepared" talks with other European Union countries.

Mar 26, 2017, 18:10 PM IST

ECB stands firm on stimulus, but says urgency eases

The European Central Bank pledged on Thursday to keep its aggressive stimulus policy at least until the end of the year, but markets leapt higher as it signalled there was less of a need to prop up growth and inflation in the euro zone.

Mar 09, 2017, 21:31 PM IST