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
Legislation being drafted by the EU could force multinationals to reveal details of their tax arrangements, according to the Guardian.
The pressure of thousands of migrants could push the country back towards an exit from the euro zone, analysts Eurasia Group have warned.
Russia is exploring international bond issuance for the first time since the war in Ukraine sparked sanctions from the west.
The London home of one of Britain's best-known prime ministers is on the market for £30 million ($43.5 million).
Credit Suisse's chief executive has announced he is waiving part of his bonus after the bank reported its first full-year loss since 2008.
The latest data showing weak private sector credit flows in the euro area suggest that might well be the case.
Alexanda Kotey is one in the group of Islamic State militants known as the Beatles, according to a Washington Post investigation.
A dramatic decline in Russian travel has left former vacation hotspots like Turkey and Egypt hard hit, but outbound may be about to recover.
The EU has detailed a plan to send more guards and even troops to Macedonia's border with Greece in a bid to stem the flow of migrants, the FT reports.
Global output is slowing and easing in Chinese policy means 2016 could be the start of a turnaround for the steel industry.
The global economy seems trapped in a "death spiral" that could lead to further weakness in oil prices, recession and a serious equity bear market, Citi has warned.
U.S. giants such as Apple and Microsoft buying U.K. artificial intelligence (AI) start-ups as Britain becomes the go-to place for the tech.
Portugal's budget for 2016 was judged to be "at risk of non-compliance" with European Union rules.
A garage in London is set to be auctioned for $261,567 or more, as the escalation in real estate prices in the already expensive city continues.
BNP Paribas reported fourth quarter earnings below analyst forecasts and said it would revamp its Corporate and Institutional Banking (CIB) unit.
Luxury fashion brand Burberry is to make its runway collections available to shoppers immediately.
ArcelorMittal launched plans to raise $3 billion in fresh capital in a bid to reduce debt in the face of weak steel and mining sectors.
Volkswagen will push back publication of 2015 results and its AGM as it continues to grapple with effects of its emissions test-rigging scandal.
European banking stocks have tumbled amid concerns over market volatility, but some market experts believe the selling is overdone.
Some experts think Russia is the key to resolving the oil glut with OPEC. CNBC's Dina Gusovsky reports on Russia as the oil 'wild card.'
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Frank Taubert, founder of PanTau Invest, says there is confidence in investing and hiring among CEOs across the euro zone.
Jean-Paul Clozel, CEO of Actelion, says 2015 may be the company's best year, with sales crossing 2 billion Swiss francs thanks to the drug Opsumit.
CNBC anchors Geoff Cutmore, Steve Sedgwick and Karen Tso discuss the possible causes for the current spate of market volatility