Europe

The FINANCIAL -- In June 2018 compared with May 2018, seasonally adjusted industrial production fell by 0.7% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.4% in the EU28, according to estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union. In May 2018, industrial production rose by 1.4% in the euro area and by 1.3% in the ...

The FINANCIAL -- Euro area annual inflation is expected to be 2.1% in July 2018, up from 2.0% in June, according to a flash estimate from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European ...

The FINANCIAL -- The euro area (EA19) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 8.3% in June 2018, stable compared with May 2018 and down from 9.0% in June 2017. This remains the lowest rate recorded ...

the FINANCIAL -- Nationalist populism has become a major force in European politics. But while such populism has long been thought to have its roots in economic anxiety, a new analysis of Pew ...

The FINANCIAL -- The possibility of finding a permanent job decreased slightly between 2002 and 2017, as the share of temporary employees in the EU increased from 11 % in 2002 to 13 % in ...

The FINANCIAL -- In 2017, over 41 billion litres of beer containing alcohol were produced in the European Union (EU), 2.5 billion litres more than in 2016. The EU’s beer production was equivalent ...

The FINANCIAL -- In June 2018 compared with May 2018, the seasonally adjusted volume of retail trade increased by 0.3% in the euro area (EA19) and remained stable in the EU28, according to estimates ...