Germany on brink of recession as economy shrinks in Q2

Germany’s gross domestic product (GDP) fell by 0.1% compared with the previous quarter, according to the Federal Statistics Office released today. Latest stories direct in your inbox Sign up for the free Red Alert email: It takes Germany’s annual growth rate down to...

Salvini calls for snap election in Italy

Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini is upping the ante in his country, demanding an election as his coalition with the Five Star Movement breaks down. Latest stories direct in your inbox Sign up for the free Red Alert email: Salvini’s Lega has split with the...