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The combination of a recession in the past five years and an ageing population has changed the face of the U.K.'s main shopping streets.
Norway's $815 billion oil fund faces a crucial year with several big decisions expected on its strategy amid concerns it has become too big. The FT reports.
Britain was the largest grant donor to the World Bank's $52 billion fund for poor countries followed by the US, Japan and Germany.
Rolls-Royce said Britain's Serious Fraud Office (had started a formal investigation into concerns about bribery and corruption.
Italy's government is racing to get its heavily contested 2014 budget bill through the upper house of its Parliament before the year is out.
Britain is becoming a hub for innovative startups. We look at ten that have achieved staggering rates of growth in the past five years.
Airbus CEO Fabrice Bregier hopes the European Central Bank (ECB) will advance its efforts to support the region's economy in 2014, he told CNBC.
The former head of the European Central Bank told CNBC that global growth is set to pick up in 2014.
Ukraine has compiled a list which identifies members of Kiev's foreign business community as threats to the country.
Conscience, fear and the possibility of financial reward have raised the number of tip-offs from whistleblowers to new highs, the FT reports.
Tiffany & Co on Sunday cut its full-year outlook following a Dutch court ruling that it must pay Swatch Group $448.79 million in damages.
US contracting companies should be barred from passing sensitive information to US security services, a spokesman for Merkel's conservatives said.
At an emotional press conference Khodorkovsky vowed to do all he can to ensure the release of political prisoners, the Associated Press reports.
Brussels reacted furiously to claims that the UK and US spied on the European commissioner in charge of sensitive antitrust cases.
Champagne corks popped around Spain on Sunday as jubilant winners celebrated scooping up prizes in the country's famed Christmas lottery.
Mikhail Khodorkovsky's release after 10 years in jail reflects Putin's consolidation of power in Russia.
The International Monetary Fund issued a scathing report on Ukraine's financial situation, the New York Times reports.
Documents leaked by Edward Snowden reveal that allies were among more than 1,000 surveillance targets in recent years, NYT reports.
The creation of a new union for Europe’s banks has already been subject to more negotiations than a billionaire’s pre-nup agreement.
The global economy is being pushed "inexorably toward the next crash" due to weak international banking rules.
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