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  • The capital of euro trading prospers outside the euro zone, but London's dominance of the $5.3 trillion- a-day foreign exchange market could wane if Britain left the European Union. "If the UK left the European Union, London's dominance of foreign exchange including euro trading would gradually decline and then end as the flows moved to Asia and other European...

  • Sri Lanka: EU fish ban causes $75 million loss Wednesday, 22 Jul 2015 | 6:14 AM ET

    COLOMBO, Sri Lanka— Sri Lanka has suffered a revenue loss of $75 million because of a European Union ban on fish caught by Sri Lanka- flagged vessels since January, a government spokesman said Wednesday. Sri Lanka was a significant exporter of swordfish and tuna to countries in the EU, which blacklisted Sri Lanka in January for failing to combat illegal fishing.

  • 'Time is right' for European reforms Wednesday, 22 Jul 2015 | 3:30 AM ET
    'Time is right' for European reforms

    Eric Labaye, chairman of McKinsey Global Institute, says it's the right time for policy makers to implement structural reforms that will transform the European Union.

  • Tsipras transforms as he sells Greek bailout terms Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015 | 9:06 PM ET
    Alexis Tsipras, Greece's prime minister, right, and Euclid Tsakalotos, Greece's finance minister, center, depart following all-night bailout talks in Brussels, Belgium, on Monday, July 13, 2015.

    Greece's Tsipras is emerging as a canny, pragmatic politician with a stake in the success of the measures he came to power vowing to eradicate. The New York Times reports.

  • VATICAN CITY— New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio denounced the European Union on Tuesday for leaving Italy to deal with waves of immigration, saying the EU must come up with a Europe- wide immigration policy or stop pretending it's a union. "As a proud Italian-American, I am deeply troubled by the lack of action by the European Union and the way that Italy has been left...

  • European markets close: Goldman's view Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015 | 11:26 AM ET
    European markets close: Goldman's view

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including Goldman's 3-month view.

  • The Latest: NYC mayor denounces EU over immigration Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015 | 5:19 AM ET

    New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has denounced the European Union for leaving Italy to deal with waves of immigrants coming from North Africa, saying the EU must come up with a Europe- wide immigration policy. De Blasio, whose grandparents emigrated from Italy to New York, said he was "deeply troubled by the lack of action by the European Union and the way that Italy...

  • BRUSSELS— The European Union on Monday agreed to help Tunisia combat violent Islamic extremism and boost its economy, including by raising quotas on how much olive oil it can sell in EU markets. At the meeting, EU ministers also reviewed the situation in Libya, where many armed radicals active in Tunisia were reportedly trained in jihadi camps.

  • BRUSSELS, July 20- European Union antitrust regulators have opened an in-depth investigation into whether U.S. drinks can maker Ball Corp's 4.4 billion pound offer for Britain's Rexam Plc will lead to higher prices for companies and consumers. The deal, announced in February, would combine the world's two largest beverage can makers by volume, controlling...

  • European markets close: Banks open in Greece Monday, 20 Jul 2015 | 11:24 AM ET
    European markets close: Banks open in Greece

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including Europe stock gains and a rise in Italy bond yields.

  • Bernanke criticizes euro zone's failures Friday, 17 Jul 2015 | 4:07 PM ET
    Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke, March 2, 2015 in Washington.

    In a commentary penned for the Brookings Institution, Ben Bernanke criticized the "highly asymmetric outcomes" in the euro zone.

  • European markets close: German parliament backs Greek talks

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the Greek prime minister reshuffling his own government.

  • Germany gives Greek bailout the green light Friday, 17 Jul 2015 | 8:10 AM ET

    The German parliament has given the green light to talks on a third bailout package for Greece.

  • BRUSSELS— A European Union task force on Friday recommended pre-employment psychological evaluations and random drug and alcohol testing for pilots to prevent a repeat of the Germanwings disaster. The panel, led by the European Aviation Safety Agency, was formed in response to the March 24 crash of a German airliner in France that killed all 150 people...

  • LONDON/ BERLIN, July 17- In the wake of the Germanwings disaster, all airline pilots should undergo psychological screening and allow details of medical visits to be shared in a proposed European database, according to new recommendations delivered to EU officials. European Union Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc ordered the review after a young pilot...

  • EU urges pilot screening after Germanwings crash Friday, 17 Jul 2015 | 6:03 AM ET

    LONDON/ BERLIN, July 17- All airline pilots should undergo psychological screening and allow details of medical visits to be shared in a proposed European database, according to new recommendations delivered to the European Commission in the wake of the Germanwings disaster. European Union Transport Commissioner Violeta Bulc ordered the review after a...

  • Positive on European stocks, says this analyst Thursday, 16 Jul 2015 | 9:14 PM ET
    Positive on European stocks, says this analyst

    Matthew Hegarty, senior analyst at Antipodes Global Investment Partners, likes European equities because of factors such as a weaker currency.

  • ECB hikes emergency funding to Greek banks Thursday, 16 Jul 2015 | 6:10 PM ET
    ECB hikes emergency funding to Greek banks

    Greek lenders will reopen on Monday after the European Central Bank (ECB) agreed to hike emergency loans to the sector. CNBC's Julia Chatterley reports from Frankfurt.

  • BRUSSELS— As dawn broke in Brussels on Monday, Europe's frazzled leaders gazed into an abyss: the looming exit of Greece from a common currency that symbolized European unity. Dutch Premier Mark Rutte, a hard-liner on Greek reform waiting outside with other leaders, sent European Union President Donald Tusk an SMS proposing a compromise on the last sticking...

  • BRUSSELS/ FRANKFURT, July 16- European Union antitrust regulators are investigating whether one of the world's biggest chipmakers, Qualcomm, uses illegal tactics to shut out rivals, six years after slapping a record 1 billion euro fine on Intel for a similar offence. Qualcomm has been feeling the heat from regulators in Europe, the United States, China, Japan and...