Jul 18, 2013 Five years after the Great Recession, industrialized countries are still down about 16 million jobs. And many of those without work are in need of a skills upgrade.
Jul 17, 2013 The Greek parliament votes today on whether to send as many as 25,000 government workers into a so-called 'labor reserve.'
Jul 12, 2013 The French Revolution -- and much of the France we know today -- was born at a time of economic crisis and famine.
Jul 3, 2013 Europe's financial crisis flared anew on Wednesday, after Portugal's finance minister quit and the government teetered on the edge of collapse.
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 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.