Recent Economic Development of Europe
Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi will unveil plans aimed at kickstarting the country's sputtering economy on Thursday night in Rome.
The European Union could save up to 161 billion euros a year by reducing deaths caused by air pollution, the World Health Organization has said.
The EU has said it believes there is still time to strike a deal with the US over the level of state aid given to aircraft makers Airbus and Boeing.
European Union leaders go into their spring economic summit Tuesday buoyed by a last-gasp agreement to allow governments to spend their way out of a downturn, but still facing divisions over how to further boost growth and jobs.