German industrial output plunged in December and exports and imports also fell in a sign that Europe's largest economy ended 2015 on a weak footing.» Read More
A $20 billion battle for control of a French mobile phone operator is testing the limits of President François Hollande's willingness to let market economics work, the New York Times reports.
Russia raised the gas price for Ukraine for the second time this week, piling pressure on its near-bankruptcy neighbor.
The European Parliament voted to end mobile phone roaming fees by 2016 and barred telecoms operators from prioritizing some Internet traffic over others.
A recovery in the euro zone economy is in full flow, but the region still has a long way to go, says Silvercrest Asset Management.
ECB President Mario Draghi took a swipe at the IMF on Thursday, as he defended the central bank's decision to keep monetary policy unchanged for another month.
The European Space Agency (ESA) will launch the first Sentinel satellite on Thursday.
Miley Cyrus has twerked her way into a geopolitical controversy amid questions over whether the promoter of her sellout concert in Finland risks falling foul of US sanctions on Russia after its annexation of Crimea.
For super-wealthy Russians, education at one of Britain’s top traditional boarding schools has become as desirable as a pad in Mayfair.
World food prices reached their highest level in nearly a year in March, driven by turmoil in Ukraine and poor weather, says the UN.
The outlook for the euro zone's private sector has been given another lift, as new data showed businesses in the region enjoyed the fastest rate of expansion in three years in the first quarter of 2014.
Britain's dominant services sector expanded steadily in March, a survey showed on Thursday.
Investors have taken a bite out of online takeaway service Just Eat as the company shares popped on its London stock market debut.
JPMorgan has been criticized for stopping payments from a Russian embassy - but this will not necessarily mean retaliation against the U.S. bank, Russia's minister of economic development told CNBC.
The IMF's Christine Lagarde has called for more monetary easing by the European Central Bank to combat falling inflation.
The ECB meets Thursday and here's the dilemma it faces,says Mohamed El-Erian.
Russia’s economy was troubled before the recent controversial annexation of Crimea – and its way back to strong growth is not yet clear.
Michel Sapin, one of President Hollande's closest allies, has been appointed finance minister, replacing Pierre Moscovici, following a reshuffle by new Prime Minister Manuel Valls.
More than half of women have experienced harassment and bullying at work, according to the biggest study of women in the workplace, and the sectors where it is the worst might surprise you.
As European banks gear up for stress tests, one analyst told CNBC that almost none of them would pass the U.S.'s tougher scrutiny.
The number of international students opting for a U.K. university education has fallen for the first time in nearly three decades.
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Anders Runevad, CEO of Vestas, talks about competition from China, after the wind turbine maker reports profits well above expectations.
William Hobbs, head of investment strategy Europe at Barclays, says the real economy is in better shape and discusses the risk of recession.
Matt Levatich, president and CEO of Harley-Davidson, says consumers are pulling back due to uncertainty but people have more money and want to live.