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UK consumer confidence falls for first time in six months - GfK

British consumer confidence fell for the first time in six months in July, a survey from researchers...

Japan factory output logs sharpest drop since tsunami disaster

Japan's factory output in June logged its sharpest fall since the 2011 earthquake‑tsunami...

Ireland preparing to lift austerity measures

Ireland is moving closer to a switch away from deep austerity measures as it prepares for a key budget -- the first since the eurozone nation emerged from...

Bundesbank chief welcomes inflation-busting German wage gains

Bundesbank chief Jens Weidmann has welcomed above‑inflation wage increases in some sectors in...

Russia-Ukraine tensions pose credit default risks - IMF

The International Monetary Fund warned Tuesday that an escalation of tensions between Russia and Ukraine would raise the risks for banks exposed to those...

Facebook unveils Internet app, starting in Zambia

Facebook on Thursday unveiled an app to allow people around the world with mobile phones but no Internet access to access online services for health,...

AP Analysis: Putin cornered over Ukraine

For Russian President Vladimir Putin, there are few options left in the Ukraine crisis and they all look bad. He is caught between a determined West...

NY Fed: Puerto Rico should seek economic reforms

New York's Federal Reserve Bank released a report Thursday in which it warned that Puerto Rico needs to improve its financial health soon or face...

Weak earnings sink US stocks Whole Foods slides

U. S. stocks are sharply lower following weak corporate earnings. Exxon Mobil and Whole Foods slumped. Argentina's stock market plunged 7 percent...