Despite efforts by the Russian government to tackle corruption, concerns are mounting that a failure to stamp out the practice will continue to damage the country's international reputation and, ultimately, its economy.
The ECB's bond-buying program, widely credited with drawing a line under the region's crisis, is to undergo scrutiny in Germany's top court this week, prompting fears that the judges could put restrictions on the plan.
"How do you fit a giraffe in a fridge?" or "Would you rather fight a horse-sized duck or 100 duck- sized horses?" are a couple of the bizarre questions you may be asked in a U.K. job interview, according to a survey.
Latvia is due to get the green light to become the 18th member of the euro zone on Wednesday, prompting questions over why the small, economically successful Baltic nation wants to join the troubled currency union.