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Shares in UK pharma group soar 15 percent on news that potential $100 billion-plus merger seems to have moved a step closer.
GE chief executive, Jeff Immelt, met French officials Monday to discuss the U.S. company's bid for Alstom amid news of a rival bid from Siemens of Germany.
As tensions over Ukraine continue to build, the risk of a flashpoint that could trigger violence between Russia and the West may be growing.
Pfizer has renewed its interest in a takeover of UK rival AstraZeneca, in what would be one of the global drugs industry’s largest ever deals.
The leader of separatist rebels holding a group of international observers in the Ukrainian city of Slaviansk said he would meet mediators Sunday.
Pope Francis proclaimed his predecessors John XXIII and John Paul II saints on Sunday in front of hundreds of thousands of pilgrims.
On balance, the negatives of further military adventurism by Russia in Ukraine would seem to outweigh the positives, analysts say.
GE boss is due in Paris on Sunday and is expected to meet France's economy minister as he closes in on a deal to buy the power arm of French engineer Alstom
Alstom's arch rival Siemens wants talks with the struggling French engineering group, the German company said on Sunday.
U.S. President Barack Obama said on Sunday it was necessary to send a message to Russia that its "destabilizing" actions in Ukraine must stop.
Microsoft's $7.5 billion acquisition of Nokia's devices unit could help it take a bigger slice of the smartphone pie, analysts told CNBC.
The Group of Seven major economies agreed on Saturday to swiftly impose further sanctions on Russian individuals over the Ukraine crisis.
Greece will still need an additional €14.9 billion ($20.6 billion) in financial help through next year, according to an EU report on the rescue.
London's biggest and most expensive office building, HSBC Holdings' global headquarters, is up for sale and could fetch more than $1.68 billion.
President Obama and four key European allies agreed to coordinate on a response to "impose costs" on Russia, the White House said.
Nokia completed the sale of its devices unit to Microsoft on Friday, but at a slightly higher price than expected.
General Electric is in talks with Alstom to take over its global power business. A deal could be announced in days, two sources said.
The U.S. and the U.K. have become dramatically more competitive in the manufacturing sector over the past decade, the BCG reports.
With online gambling set to be worth $39 billion by 2016, the industry is at risk of becoming a safe haven for money laundering, a new report finds.
Russia "wants to start World War III" and Moscow's veiled threats of military action could start an armed conflict in Europe, Ukraine's prime minister said.
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Jane Foley, senior FX strategist at Rabobank, gives her currency predictions if there is a rate hike by the Federal Reserve in 2015.
European equities closed mixed on Friday after a choppy end to trading in July, as investors eyed key earnings.
Blanka Kolenikova, senior analyst at IHS Country Risk, explains why the markets are ready for the Greek stock exchange to reopen.