THE euro-area economy looks poised to get some lift from what once helped to push it into crisis: government spending.

THE euro-area economy isn't headed for a recession, even though softening momentum underscores the need for European Central Bank stimulus, according to president Mario Draghi....

EURO-AREA lenders are facing a cliff edge for their funding, and some are hoping that the European Central Bank (ECB) will help them out.

[FRANKFURT] The euro-area economy grew faster in the second quarter than initially reported, suggesting some of the worries about the outlook at the start of the year may have been overdone.