Katy Barnato is Acting Deputy Digital News Editor of CNBC.com in Europe, for which she writes and edits business news and features.
She joined CNBC in 2011, after previously reporting on bond markets for Credit magazine. Her work has also been published in the U.K.'s Sunday Telegraph.
Katy graduated in newspaper journalism from City University in London and economics and politics from the University of Bristol.
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In the face of booming tourism, Croatia is faced with something of a dilemma: how to build on its natural assets without spoiling them.
For some in eastern Europe, communism helps explains how two small countries managed to triumph in computing.
Investors interested in emerging Europe might consider small-but-vibrant Slovakia, the first ex-Soviet satellite state to join the euro zone.
An economic slowdown in Germany could bode ill for its easterly neigbors, for whom it is the biggest export market.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open on Thursday, ahead of the monthly non-farm payrolls jobs report.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Tuesday, which will be a busy day for business activity indicators.
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