Euro area annual inflation is expected to be 0.2 percent in June 2015, down from 0.3 percent in May 2015, according to a flash estimate from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union (EU).
Ukraine needs about 1.2 billion U.S. dollars for post-conflict recovery and the development of government-controlled territories in its eastern regions, Deputy Prime Minister Gennady Zubko said here Tuesday.
<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-06/26/c_134359446.htm’ target=’_blank’>News Analysis: Constitution to lay cornerstone for AIIB</a>
Representatives of 57 prospective founding countries of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) will meet in Beijing next Monday to sign the constitution of the bank, creating a legal framework for the existence of the entity.
Iceland’s wage index reported a month-on-month increase of 0.5 percent in May 2015, according to Statistics Iceland on Monday.
Portugal’s public debt stood at 225.72 billion euros (256 billion U.S. dollars) in April, based on the Maastricht criteria, according to the statistical bulletin published Monday by Portugal’s Central Bank.
China will continue to have a central place in the world economy and it will be more a case China affecting the world than the other way round, said Daniel Gros, director of the Brussels-based Center for European Policy Studies, in a recent interview with Xinhua.
<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-06/16/c_134331713.htm’ target=’_blank’>Bank of China becomes first Asian bank to directly participate in gold auction</a>
Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) Tuesday announced here that the Bank of China has been approved by the ICE benchmark administration to participate in the gold auction which is used to determine the London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) gold price, a benchmark physical gold price in the world.
China will become the largest market for buying and selling products online across international borders by 2020, a report jointly released by Alibaba and Accenture said this week.
<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-06/16/c_134331812.htm’ target=’_blank’>China’s onshore service outsourcing contracts rise</a>
The value of China’s onshore service outsourcing contracts increased 6.3 percent year on year to 42.5 billion U.S. dollars in the first five months of the year, data showed on Tuesday.
<a href=’http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2015-06/16/c_134331253.htm’ target=’_blank’>Construction of border-based Thai industrial estates to be quickened</a>
Thailand is speeding up the planned construction of industrial estates inside several special economic zones which share border with neighboring states, said a senior government official on Tuesday.