At 20, euro remains a currency giant on fragile footing

Business Dec 28, 2018

At 20, euro remains a currency giant on fragile footing

The euro will turn 20 on Tuesday, marking two tumultuous decades that saw the single currency survive a make-or-break crisis and become a fixture in financial markets and Europeans' wallets. But it is destined to remain a fragile giant without closer eurozone integration, observers say. Born ...

Japan to issue coins commemorating 2019 Rugby World Cup

National Nov 27, 2018

Japan to issue coins commemorating 2019 Rugby World Cup

Japan will issue gold and silver coins to commemorate the country's hosting of next year's Rugby World Cup, the Finance Ministry said Tuesday. The gold coin, featuring the World Cup trophy on one side and the 2019 tournament's logo and cherry blossoms on the other, ...