Topic: Darkens

Commodities haunted by demand fears as outlook darkens

LONDON -  Commodity markets were haunted by demand fears this week in the face of mounting global economic worries, with crude oil prices striking four-year lows and base metals also suffering heavy falls.Markets around the world have been hammered by worries about the global economy as the ...

Outlook darkens as eurozone unemployment hits record 12pc

BRUSSELS - “Unacceptably” high eurozone unemployment ran at a record 12 per cent in February, official data showed Tuesday, with more than 19 million people on the dole a “tragedy” for Europe.The figures and a weak manufacturing sector report added to the gloom after data ...