JAPAN'S economy slid into reverse for the first time in two years at the beginning of the year, hit by sluggish consumption and a winter cold snap, but analysts predicted that the world's...

[BRUSSELS] The European Commission shrugged off the euro area’s sluggish start to the year and said economic growth will almost match 2017’s best-in-a-decade performance.

<p/> [WASHINGTON] The economy grew at an annual rate of 2.3 per cent in the first quarter, the government reported Friday, offering a preliminary glance at how last year’s sweeping package of...

BUSINESSES across the eurozone strolled into the second quarter, maintaining a still-solid but more modest growth rate than around the turn of the year, a survey showed on Monday.

[FRANKFURT] Economic momentum in the euro area kept a steady pace in April after softening earlier in the year, in a sign that growth in the region is set to continue albeit at a slower pace.

THE IMF predicted the world economy's strongest upswing since 2011 will continue for the next two years, but warned the seeds of its demise may have already been planted...

[WASHINGTON] The International Monetary Fund predicted the world economy's strongest upswing since 2011 will continue for the next two years, but warned the seeds of its demise may have already...

ONE year before the UK is to split from the European Union, the economy has avoided the disaster scenarios predicted after the Brexit vote. Don't get too excited...