Europe

The FINANCIAL -- The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and a group of international commercial banks are providing a syndicated financing package of US$ 300 million in support of a comprehensive modernisation and restructuring programme of the Kazakhstani rail operator, Joint Stock Company National Company “Kazakhstan Temir Zholy” ...

The FINANCIAL -- The EU281 seasonally adjusted external current account2 recorded a surplus of €13.0 billion in May 2015, compared with a surplus of €11.9 bn in April 2015 and a surplus of €4.8 ...

The FINANCIAL -- At the end of the first quarter of 2015, the government debt1 to GDP ratio2 in the euro area3 (EA19) stood at 92.9%, compared with 92.0% at the end of the fourth quarter of 2014. In ...