Twenty years on, Schaeuble pleads again for core Europe

PARIS (Reuters) – German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble renewed a call for a core group of European Union countries to move ahead faster with economic and political integration, 20 years after his ground-breaking proposal fell on deaf ears in key partner France.

Source: Reuters World Business News

Well these “calls” for more economic and political integration is exactly why the UKIP is getting so strong in the UK. We keep repeating, over and over again that the Common Market was suppose to be just what it says… a common market with unilateral trade agreements.. Not an empire!

Europe holds nerve as Russia-Ukraine warnings ratchet up

LONDON (Reuters) – European markets cautiously set aside warnings that Russia’s conflict with Ukraine was sliding out of control on Monday, as investors focused on the European Central Bank’s meeting this week and hopes it will strengthen its stimulus plans.

Source: Reuters World Business News