Death and desperation mounted in Europe's migrant crisis Friday as Austrian police said 71 people appeared to have suffocated in the back of an abandoned truck, while an estimated 200 people were feared drowned off Libya when two overloaded boats capsized.» Read More
U.S. business magnate Donald Trump continued his spending spree this week by snapping up a 400-acre golf resort in Ireland.
Enda Kenny, Taoiseach (Prime Minister) of Ireland has denied that international companies doing business in Ireland pay as little as 2.2 percent tax.
Hollande faces a challenge keeping the next generation of techies from leaving or luring those in the US back, the Financial Times reports.
French banking group Societe Generale reported full-year earnings on Wednesday which failed to meet market expectations but came in three times higher than the previous year.
French oil company Total posted a 19 percent drop in fourth-quarter adjusted net profit to 2.47 billion euros ($3.38 billion).
The three main UK political parties will warn Scotland that it will not be allowed to share the pound, the Financial Times reports.
Heineken reported a 4.6 percent drop in in 2013 profit as the Dutch brewer struggled with worse than expected performance in developing markets.
Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska disputes the Winter Olympics' $50 billion price tag universally reported by the international media.
France's President sits down to caviar, quail eggs and rib-eye beef at the White House. But he has to deal with unpalatable news back home.
As Mark Carney prepares to unveil adjustments to his controversial "forward guidance" policy, some have questioned the Bank of England's integrity.
The Bank of England said on Tuesday it has seen no evidence to back claims it condoned or was aware of manipulation in the foreign exchange market.
Should more countries follow the example of the Netherlands and make all banking officials swear an oath of integrity?
CNBC went inside the uniforms in Sochi to learn more about their production and design.
Virgin Atlantic has launched a pilot scheme involving wearable technology to speed up the check-in process.
TomTom, Europe's largest maker of navigation devices, reported a fall in fourth-quarter earnings and warned revenue this year would be lower.
The CBI has upped its economic forecasts for the U.K., arguing that growth will be boosted by a hike in business investment and exports.
Top investors in Barclays have told CNBC that they are increasingly frustrated with the bank's chief executive as the bank reveals it increased the total amount it paid staff in bonuses last year.
L'Oreal will buy 8 percent of its shares from Swiss consumer goods group Nestle, boosting its earnings per share by more than 5 percent.
French tire maker Michelin reported a 24 percent fall in 2013 net profit as volatility in foreign exchange markets hit its earnings.
U.K. bank Barclays announced adjusted profit before tax for 2013 of £5.2 billion ($8.5 billion) ahead of it full earnings release on Tuesday.
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Michael Dunkley, premier of Bermuda, discusses the country's economy and tax system.
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