News Articles for "Howard Archer"
The European Central Bank, which sets monetary policy for the 17 European Union countries that use the euro, cut its main interest rate by a quarter of a p...read more
UK retail sales drop in chilly weather
Official figures show that retail sales in Britain dropped sharply in March, as chilly weather kept shoppers at home. The Office of National Statistics sa...read more
UK credit downgrade provokes call for change
The man in charge in Britain's economy says he won't change direction despite a rating agency's decision to downgrade the nation's credit rating and he sp...read more
Eurozone recovery hopes raised again
Further evidence emerged Tuesday that the economy of the 17 European Union countries that use the euro has started 2013 in better shape than many had expe...read more