Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

EYE ON AFRICA

Alpha Condé reacts to Dadis Camara's bid to return home

Read more

MEDIAWATCH

'We need an American in every train compartment'

Read more

THE WORLD THIS WEEK

When China Sneezes: World markets rattled by bubble burst (part 2)

Read more

THE WORLD THIS WEEK

Desperate to get to Europe: How to handle migrant surge? (part 1)

Read more

FRANCE IN FOCUS

Behind the scenes of France's National Assembly

Read more

#TECH 24

Saving water, one shower at a time

Read more

FOCUS

Katrina, ten years on: Young survivors still grapple with trauma

Read more

ENCORE!

Has New Orleans got its groove back?

Read more

REPORTERS

Meet the French troops hunting jihadists in Sahel

Read more

Business

Euro hits new 18-month low against dollar

Text by News Wires

Latest update : 2010-05-14

The euro struck a new 18-month low Friday, falling under 1.25 dollars amid sustained fears over the eurozone financial crisis.

AFP - The euro slumped to 1.2447 dollars on Friday, striking the lowest point for 18 months, as the single currency was slammed by concerns about the eurozone financial crisis, dealers said.
   
At about 0940 GMT, the shared European unit dived to the lowest level since late November 2008.

 

Date created : 2010-05-14

  • MARKETS

    Eurozone stocks tumble over renewed Greek debt fears

    Read more

  • Q&A

    The Greek crisis explained

    Read more

COMMENT(S)