Economy

The confidence of industrial businesses is decreasing more rapidly in Malta than in the EU

Saturday 03 November 2018 | Newsworthy

In October 2018 the confidence of industrial businesses in Malta decreased significantly compared to the same month last year, down from 5.6 to -8.8 points.


The confidence of retail businesses is increasing in Lithuania while decreasing in the EU

Wednesday 31 October 2018 | Newsworthy

In October 2018 the confidence of retail businesses in Lithuania increased considerably compared to the same month last year, up from 4.8 to 12.7 points.


Europe is getting wealthier – and more inequal 

Tuesday 30 October 2018 | Alexander Damiano Ricci
| VoxEurop

Forecasts for 2023 show that across the EU, the median wealth per adult is on the rise. However, it is still unclear if the distribution of wealth will become more balanced in the future. Germany tops the ranking of EU countries with the highest number of millionaires holding more than $50 mln of wealth.


The confidence of construction businesses is decreasing in Sweden while increasing in the EU

Friday 28 September 2018 | Newsworthy

In September the confidence of construction businesses in Sweden decreased significantly compared to the same month last year.


Romania, the only EU country consuming less earthly resources than the world’s average 

Tuesday 07 August 2018 | Gian-Paolo Accardo
| VoxEurop

In all of EU countries Earth Overshoot Day – the date when all of the inhabitants have used more from nature than our planet can renew in the entire year – falls before 1 August, except for Romania.


The end of the Swiss tax haven?  in depth

Tuesday 02 October 2018 | Antoine Vergely
| VoxEurop

European banking activity is stalling in Switzerland, such that the country appears to be a less and less profitable financial centre.


The Publisher’s Patron: How Google is funding European Media

Tuesday 02 October 2018 | VoxEurop

netzpolitik.org found out which media and what kind of funding Google has provided with the Google’s Digital News Initiative in Europe.


Croatia five years after joining the EU

Wednesday 27 June 2018 | Valentina Vivona
| OBC Transeuropa

On July 1, 2013 Croatia officially became a member of the European Union. What has changed in the country since accession? In this short video, we look at some aspects of the society and economy of the country.


The confidence of consumers is decreasing more rapidly in Slovenia than in the EU

Friday 28 September 2018 | Newsworthy

In September the confidence of consumers in Slovenia decreased somewhat compared to the same month last year.


The confidence of construction businesses is increasing more rapidly in Spain than in the EU

Friday 28 September 2018 | Newsworthy

In September the confidence of construction businesses in Spain increased significantly compared to the same month last year.