We've just had the revisions for the latest set of GDP figures for the UK and they show that the UK GDP is rising strongly, at 0.5% (note that UK figures are reported as a quarterly number, while US figures are an annual rate from that quarter) per capita.
The euro remained on track for its biggest quarterly fall and European shares for their best first quarter of the euro era on Tuesday as worries about Greece's finances kept the single currency under pressure.
Parts of the metrobus system are shut down following a major power outage in Istanbul. Photographer: Bulent Doruk/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images.
(Adds advisors, paragraph 5). By Toby Sterling. AMSTERDAM, March 31 (Reuters) - Philips has agreed to sell an 80.1 percent stake in its lighting components division for $2.8 billion to Go Scale Capital, a technology fund that will seek to expand the ...
BEIJING (AP) - China has announced plans to offer deposit insurance in May for the first time as part of steps to liberalize the state-owned banking industry.