October 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on Industrial producer prices down in both eurozone, EU in August
BRUSSELS, Oct. 5 — Industrial producer prices fell by 0.2 percent in both the 19-member euro area and the 28-member European Union (EU) in August month-on-month, according to estimates released Tuesday by Eurostat, the EU's statistical office.
October 5, 2016 by · Comments Off on Banner stories of Manila's leading newspapers, Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016
February 15, 2016 by · Comments Off on EU to partially lift sanctions on Belarus
BRUSSELS, Feb. 15 — The foreign ministers of European Union (EU) member countries will partially lift sanctions on Belarus at a regular meeting on Monday.
January 29, 2016 by · Comments Off on British preliminary GDP growth rises 0.5 pct in Q4
LONDON, Jan. 28 — British gross domestic product (GDP) increased by 0.5 percent in the three months to end of December 2015 compared with previous quarter, according to the preliminary estimate that the Office for National Statistics (ONS) published on Thursday.
January 3, 2016 by · Comments Off on (Yearender) Empowering Filipino MSMEs in global trade, value chains
By Kris M. Crismundo
MANILA, Dec. 30 (PNA) — The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has placed micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) at the forefront of its trade and investment strategies to boost the growth of the sector.
December 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on State Duma to consider suspension of free trade zone between Russia, Ukraine
MOSCOW, Dec. 22 — Russia’s State Duma is expected to give endorsement to a presidential bill on suspending the agreement on a free trade zone between Russia and Ukraine as of Jan. 1, 2016.
October 30, 2015 by · Comments Off on EU suspends anti-Belarus sanctions for 4 months — European Council
October 30, 2015 by · Comments Off on EU suspends some sanctions against persons, entities in Belarus for four months
BRUSSELS, Oct. 30 — The European Union here on Thursday announced that it has suspended for four months the asset freeze and travel ban applying to 170 individuals and the asset freeze applying to three entities in Belarus.
October 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on VN, European business discuss FTA pros, cons
HCM CITY, Oct. 27 — The Viet Nam-EU Free Trade Agreement is expected to offer opportunities for Viet Nam and its small- and medium-sized enterprises but local businesses and governments must become more aware of the FTA's requirements, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Le Hoai Trung has said.
October 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on EU grants Greece additional 5.9 M euros to transport migrants from islands
BRUSSELS, Oct. 27 — The European Union (EU) has awarded 5.9 million euros (about USD 6.51) to Greece to support the country for the transportation of migrants from the Eastern Aegean islands to mainland Greece.