ECB pushed to take ‘junk’ loan bundles

Relaxation of rules likely to face German opposition

Euro drops as inflation hits new low

Fresh dip piles pressure on European Central Bank

Hollande warns France of spending cuts

Berlin puts pressure on Paris to adopt robust reforms

Pakistan seeks $2bn from privatisations

Return to global markets marks end of crisis, says Islamabad

Nauru – from bird droppings to bust

US hedge fund has court order to freeze island’s bank accounts

Kenya sees GDP grow 25% after revision

East Africa hub economy may be able to apply for commercial loans