# Economy

A protester waves a Greek flag as he demonstrates with thousands against a new austerity package in front of the Greek parliament in Athens on June 5, 2011. Photo: Angelos Tzortzinis / AFP
A protester waves a Greek flag as he dem […]

Greece exits third and last bailout after biting austerity

After years of stinging austerity measures, Greece emerges from its third and last bailout, although officials warn the country still has a "long way to go".
German economy minister Peter Altmaier pictured during a joint press conference with the European Commission Vice-President in charge of Energy at the Economy Ministry in Berlin on July 17, 2018
German economy minister Peter Altmaier p […]

Trump trade rows are ‘destroying’ growth, says German minister

Germany's economy minister lashes out at US President Trump, slamming his global trade rows and efforts to "dictate" Europe's dealings with Iran through renewed US sanctions.
Der Stahlabstich im Hüttenwerk Krupp Mannesmann (HKM) beleuchtet die Wolken über Duisburg. Unternehmen aus den EU-Ländern müssen künftig Strafzölle auf Exporte von Stahl und Aluminium in die USA zahlen. (zu dpa «USA verhängen Strafzölle auf Stahl und Aluminium gegen EU-Länder» vom 31.05.2018)
Der Stahlabstich im Hüttenwerk Krupp Ma […]

EU announces retaliatory tariffs on US from July

The European Union on Wednesday announced it will start imposing duties from July on a list of U.S. products in response to President Donald Trump's decision to slap tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Europe.