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Ireland’s unemployment rate drops to 11-year low

April 3, 2019 admin 0

Ireland’s unemployment rate dropped to an 11-year low of 5.4 percent in March, according to new official statistics . The seasonally adjusted figures released by the country’s national statistics bureau CSO showed that the March […]

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British food prices rise as Brexit looms

April 3, 2019 admin 0

British food inflation soared in March to 2.5 percent, hitting the highest since November 2013, according to figures released Wednesday by British Retail Consortium (BRC). Data showed that fresh food inflation accelerated to 1.9 percent […]

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Figures show drop in Spain’s unemployed

April 2, 2019 admin 0

The number of people out of work in Spain fell during March, while the number of people contributing to the country’s Social Security system passed the 19-million mark for the first time since August 2008, […]

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UK police probe Jordan Pickford ‘incident’

April 2, 2019 admin 0

Police in the region of Northumbria (Northeast England) have confirmed they are investigating an incident which appears to involve Everton and England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford on Sunday night. A video on social media shows Pickford […]

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German electric bills at record levels

April 2, 2019 admin 0

The average price of electricity for private households in Germany has reached 29.42 euro cents (0.33 U.S. dollar) per kilowatt hour – the highest ever registered in the country, the price comparison sites Verivox and […]

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US remains main financial donor for Ukraine

March 27, 2019 admin 0

The United States remained the top financial donor for Ukraine in 2018, allocating more than 2 billion U.S. dollars for 124 projects, Ukraine’s Economic Development and Trade Ministry said in a new report. The European […]

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Chinese leader meets EU heavyweights in Paris

March 27, 2019 admin 0

Chinese President Xi Jinping, French President Emmanuel Macron, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker met in Paris on Tuesday and agreed to strengthen China-European Union (EU) relations and global governance cooperation. […]