DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) - With last minute shoppers checking off their lists, the Saturday before Christmas is predicted to dethrone Black Friday as the busiest shopping day of the year for the first time in a decade.
Never before has Russia's central bank been so much in the spotlight. In the space of just 29 hours - from 10am on Monday, December 15 to 3pm on Tuesday, December 16 - the price of US dollars in Moscow skyrocketed by 50 per cent.
European Central Bank Vice President Vitor Constancio said in a magazine interview he expected the eurozone inflation rate to turn negative in the coming months but that if this was just a temporary phenomenon, he did not see a risk of deflation.
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) The project to create a garden bridge over the River Thames between Waterloo Bridge and Blackfriars got the final go-ahead on Friday, with the office of the London mayor announcing construction could start in 2015.
Through Scottish Enterprise, it has a fund for taking stakes in fledgling companies with high-growth potential, and particularly those at a stage where it's hard to get the funding necessary for development.