US sees danger of Greek exit ‘accident’

Treasury chief calls for Athens bailout deal as soon as possible

Kiev rejects debt restructuring deal

Ukraine hoped to restructure about $23bn of debt

IMF criticises EU debt and deficit rules

Fiscal regime too complex and rigid, say fund staff

Used bags hold secrets of Japan’s economy

Luxury thrift store’s fortunes point to consumer behaviour shifts

Japanese unemployment rate falls to 3.3%

Workers fail to extract pay rises needed to boost consumption

Nigerian Adesina wins AfDB presidency

Appointment is fresh boost for new government of Muhammadu Buhari

Greek exit is ‘a potential’, says Lagarde

IMF offers Athens more time to repay its June debts

Italy: Back on its feet

Italians may not feel it yet, but economy shows signs of life

ECB warns of shadow banking sector risks

Central bank says use of derivatives increases threats to financial system

EU ombudsman rebukes ECB over market leaks

Comments made to hedge fund gathering trigger criticism

Q&A: Nigeria’s fuel supply crisis

Africa’s biggest oil producer faces a supply crunch

Asian nations surpass UN poverty goals 

Report shows impact of growth but lays bare region’s shortcomings

Philippine graft probe unnerves investors

Focus on vice-president raises fears over Aquino succession

EU economies to expand after 2008 crisis

Central and eastern states will outperform other economies

Germany outpaces US in ‘wellbeing’ index

Inequality means Americans feel few benefits from rebound

Business chiefs warm to climate campaign

More embrace environmentally friendly actions