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Eurozone growth slows to 20-month low: survey

Eurozone growth slows to 20-month low: survey

Eurozone economic growth has slowed to its weakest pace since January 2015, a closely watched survey showed Friday.

Eurozone ministers demand `new proposal` ahead of Greece summit

Eurozone ministers demand `new proposal` ahead of Greece summit

EU President Donald Tusk called a summit of the leaders of the 19 eurozone countries on Monday in Brussels after the Eurogroup meeting on Thursday failed to break a five-month-old deadlock between the government in Athens and its EU-IMF creditors.

Merkel says strong euro hurts fruits of reforms

In the global economy, "a very strong" euro would make it difficult for countries such as Spain and Portugal, which adopted significant reforms during the economic crisis, to "harvest the fruits of those reforms, in exports, for example," Merkel told a congress for family-run businesses in Berlin.

Loans to eurozone businesses still weak: ECB

Lending to businesses in the debt-mired eurozone contracted again in January, data published by the European Central Bank showed on Thursday.

EU fiscal pact on Budget discipline blocked in Germany

The fiscal pact, which was signed by 25 of the EU's 27 member nations in March, 2012, has been one of the key instruments at the disposal of the eurozone countries to deal with the debt crisis.

New iPhone? No thanks, say cash-conscious Europeans

The October roll-out of Apple`s iPhone 4S boosted its position in Britain and United States, but the new phones failed to excite interest in continental Europe, where Apple`s share of the fast-growing smartphone market slipped.