- Greek leader heads to Brussels to defend deal proposal Updated: Jun-03-15 2:07 pm
ATHENS, Greece - Greece's prime minister headed for a showdown with creditors on Wednesday in Brussels, where each side would present proposals in the hope of reaching a deal to unlock bailout loans and save the country from financial disaster.
- ECB says stimulus is helping economy, pushing up inflation Updated: Jun-03-15 11:29 am
FRANKFURT, Germany - European Central Bank head Mario Draghi said the bank's 1.1 trillion euro ($1.2 trillion) stimulus program is supporting the eurozone's modest recovery as the money works its way through the financial system to the real world of businesses and consumers.
- Encouraging job market news sends US stocks higher Updated: Jun-03-15 9:45 am
NEW YORK - U.S. stocks are opening slightly higher as traders welcomed some encouraging news about the job market.
- Greece casts shadow as ECB gauges strength of recovery Updated: Jun-02-15 11:11 am
FRANKFURT, Germany - More and more, Europe's economy is showing signs of life. Now if only this Greek thing would clear up.
- Spain seeks revamp of EU financial powers, new ECB mandate Updated: May-27-15 12:56 pm
MADRID - Spain's government is calling for an overhaul of the European Union's common economic policy and for the European Central Bank to play a greater role in avoiding future crises.
- A guide to Greece's debt crisis and what's at stake Updated: May-26-15 1:41 pm
ATHENS, Greece - Greece is out of cash to repay debts due as soon as next week.
- What will get Europe's economy rolling again? Updated: May-23-15 2:46 pm
SINTRA, Portugal - What's behind Europe's sluggish recovery and high jobless rate? What can central banks and governments do to get things going?
- Despite growth uptick, full recovery still far for Europe Updated: May-20-15 11:10 am
FRANKFURT, Germany - Europe's economy has been down so long, even a bit of growth looks like recovery.
- ECB President Draghi: European stimulus will continue Updated: May-14-15 12:52 pm
WASHINGTON - European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi said the ECB's economic stimulus program is working but needs more time to bring European inflation back to healthier levels and restore consumer and business confidence.
- Alexandre Lamfalussy, helped found euro currency, dies at 86 Updated: May-11-15 11:52 am
FRANKFURT, Germany - Belgian economist Alexandre Lamfalussy, who headed the institution that became the European Central Bank and was credited as one of the founders of the shared euro currency, has died at age 86.