Eurozone economy suffers record drop during lockdown months
The decline in Europe compares with a 9.5% quarter-on-quarter drop in the United States
Eurozone economy growing at fastest rate in 6 years
Growth broad-based across manufacturing, services and countries.
Eurozone economy ‘losing steam’: survey
Purchasing managers’ index falls to a four-month low in January.
Survey suggests Eurozone economy set for ‘robust expansion’
19-country economy ends 2015 with best quarterly performance since mid-2011.
Survey finds eurozone teetering on the brink of recession
Markit purchasing managers’ index slipped a full point to a 16-month low of 51.1 in November.
Survey raises fears of the recession in eurozone
Markits says purchasing managers’ index falls to 51.4.
Recession, debt, deflation: mounting threats facing the global economy
Only the US and Britain are growing at decent rates.
OECD cuts economic growth forecast for eurozone
Think tank says more stimulus is needed.
Loonie advances ahead of employment data
Traders look to dismal eurozone growth over Ukraine fears.
Stronger growth forecast for US economy in 2014
US unemployment rate is on track to decline to 6.5% by 2015, and job gains will be spread across most economic sectors.
EU inflation dips further, boosting pressure on ECB policymakers
The ECB is tasked with setting monetary policy to keep inflation just below 2%, but inflation across the 17 EU countries fell to 0.8% in December.
Huge 1.5% fall in eurozone industrial output in July
The fall is fuelled by a 2.3% monthly decline in Germany, stoking fears about the fragility of the eurozone’s economy.
Europe recovery will fuel Canadian export lift: CIBC
A 2% boost plus increased demand for commodities in China.
Eurozone debt burden rises to record 92.2% of GDP in Q1
Austerity measures have kept a lid on economic growth; taxes choking consumption and investment.
Flaherty says European economic problems keep him up at night
Canada has to deal with protectionist measures if global free trade is going to be accomplished, finance minister says.
Germany lowers 2013 growth forecast, but says recovery is starting
Lingering recession in the 17-nation eurozone and cold weather dragged down growth earlier this year.
Spending cuts, tax increases reduce eurozone deficit, but debt still rising
In 2012, eurozone debt was worth 90.6% of the region’s annual GDP, up from 87.3%.
Industrial production across EU down by 0.4% in January
Eurozone currently stuck in a recession, recovery later this year.
Eurozone industrial output slips for 3rd consecutive month
Decline raises fears that a recession continued into the final months of 2012.
Canada, EU free trade talks likely to spill into 2013
Key principals fail to bridge contentious issues still separating the parties.
Wen meets Merkel: calls for action on EU debt
Expressing alarm at Europe’s debt problems, Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao called on Greece, Spain and Italy to embrace budget cuts and get their finances in order after meeting today with visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Euro economy shrinks 0.2% in Q2, edging closer to recession
US’s biggest export customer, fall-off will hit order books.
Investors looks to central banks to keep recovery on track
Eurozone leaders promise to pull out all the stops to keep union together.
Asia braces for weak exports amid Euro crisis
Its biggest customer is in trouble, and wreaking havoc on Asia’s export economy.
Carney says Europe is making strides towards steady bank system
Financial reforms will be combined with bold steps in Europe, according to Bank of Canada’s main man.
APMA 2012: Experts say go global, innovative
Parts producers optimistic, but Europe, CAW negotiations and competition hampering sector growth amid recovery.
Euro crisis weakening SME confidence: CFIB
Survey suggests Canadian firms are more pessimistic about unfolding global economic conditions.
Canadians hungry for M&A: Ernst & Young
More Canadian companies intend to pursue acquisitions, bucking global statistics, according to a survey by Ernst & Young.
Global economic recovery needs more firepower
IMF managing director calls on the international community to keep troubled economies from going under.
Global business confidence in Q4: Zero [VIDEO]
The crisis in the Eurozone continues to erode global business confidence, according to a Grant Thornton International survey.