Guy De Launey
Jul 1, 2013 The EU gets its first new member in six years, but it's something less than a celebration.
Jun 28, 2013 The U.S. is suspending its trade benefits for Bangladesh. The Obama administration said the country has not moved quickly enough to address workplace safety following an eight-story factory collapse that killed over 1,000 workers.
Jun 27, 2013 After hours of high stakes negotiations, European finance ministers have struck a deal to help shield taxpayers from bank failures.
Jun 25, 2013 Italy might need a bailout within six months. So warns Italy's second largest bank, MedioBanca, according to Britain's Daily Telegraph.
Jun 5, 2013 Despite the crisis, there are still benefits of being a member of the eurozone club.
May 31, 2013 European unemployment hit a new record high in April. 12.2 percent, or about 20 million people, across the 17 countries that use the euro are out of work.
May 29, 2013 The number of unemployed Germans rose more than four times what analysts had expected in May. Still Europe's largest economy held onto its jobless rate of 6.9 percent -- lower than the majority of euro zone countries.
May 27, 2013 Some companies who sell to the U.S. now prefer Mexico to China as a manufacturing base. Rising Chinese labor costs are part of the reason. Mexico's proximity to the U.S. is another.
May 17, 2013 But that comes with an asterisk.
May 17, 2013 Finland's only oil refiner has now been ensnared into the investigation.