[ZURICH] Heidi and Super Mario may not seem to have much in common but anime and video game aficionados will detect the signature style of Japanese character designer Yoichi Kotabe in both.

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....

EUROPEAN Central Bank (ECB) chief Mario Draghi on Thursday played down risks to the eurozone economy in the face of rising "uncertainties", as the bank stuck to its plan to scale back...