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Economic Intelligence: EU will muddle through

After a strong start to the year, commodity prices have fallen sharply in recent months, largely because...

Europe/Middle East

06 JULY 2012

When the euro dies?

That well-known European country Azerbaijan (ahem) will be hosting the 57th Eurovision Song Contest in...

Base metals

25 MAY 2012

PIGS slaughtered

German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced this week that the euro was in danger. She warned of “incalculable”�...

Europe/Middle East

21 MAY 2010

Greek tragedy

The origin of the dramatic art form that is tragedy is uncertain. Aristotle suggested in 330BC that it...

Europe/Middle East

30 APRIL 2010