Smart cities to tax incentives

Here are the key sops in Budget 2014

You are here:
Austerity
#Austerity
Get Alerts

Wire

Jun 30, 2014

After Tightening Pensions, Germany Eases Rules for Some

The decision to allow some workers to retire early with full pension benefits has drawn rebukes from younger workers and from countries that Berlin had urged to adopt austerity measures... #Germany #European Union

Jun 30, 2014

After Tightening Pensions, Germany Eases Rules for Some

The decision to allow some workers to retire early with full pension benefits has drawn rebukes from younger workers and from countries that Berlin had urged to adopt austerity measures... #Germany #European Union

Jun 13, 2014

Israel's austere 'Policeman' makes no compromises

"Policeman" is an austere and fatalistic film, a discomforting and despairing look at Israeli society through the parallel examination of subcultures inevitably fated to clash... #Germany #European Union

Jun 15, 2014

Uruguay's austere president urges leaders to fight 'culture of waste' growing in poor nations

Uruguay's austere president is urging world leaders to fight a "culture of waste" in which poor nations try to emulate richer countries rather than live in balance with the environment... #Germany #European Union

Jun 13, 2014

Israel's austere 'Policeman' makes no compromises

"Policeman" is an austere and fatalistic film, a discomforting and despairing look at Israeli society through the parallel examination of subcultures inevitably fated to clash... #Germany #European Union

Jun 13, 2014

AP review shows that Spain props up soccer teams amid crushing austerity

At the height of Spain's crushing economic crisis, the Villareal soccer club sported an eye-catching logo across its jerseys: Aeroport Castello... #Germany #European Union

Jun 19, 2014

Italy's Opera Crisis

Government austerity measures are leaving Italy's storied theaters in a lurch... #Germany #European Union

Jul 06, 2014

No inflation-busting pay rises until 2018, public sector is warned as teachers and council workers strike over austerity

Conservative minister Matthew Hancock suggested pay restraint would have to continue until the government has ‘the books balanced’ in four years... #Germany #European Union

Jun 26, 2014

Groceries from store to door in 1 hour

Craig Auster studies his iPhone in Magruder's, a small, family-owned grocery store in the Chevy Chase section of D.C., and navigates his way to a crate of sugar snap peas... #Germany #European Union

Jun 30, 2014

Desperate Britons are paying £20 a week for 'beds in sheds'

For just £20 per week, migrant workers and jobless locals in Bradford, West Yorkshire, live in 'beds in sheds' - garages and outhouses turned into an austere living space... #Germany #European Union