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The European Union has little "beyond the diplomacy card" to punish Russia, reports CNBC's Carolin Roth from Brussels as economic sanctions could have big repercussions for the region's economy.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the phenomenal year for Greece, Ireland and Portugal.
ATHENS, Feb 28- Free-trade talks between the United States and the European Union are in danger of being derailed by populist groups opposing everything from globalisation to multinationals, EU ministers and business leaders said on Friday.
BRUSSELS, Feb 27- Ukraine's new rulers have told the European Union that the country's battered economy needs an immediate infusion of some $4 billion, a EU diplomat said on Thursday.
Germany and the U.K. have a lot of "common ground" and goals for the E.U. says German chancellor, Angela Merkel adding that to reach these goals, some countries will have to do their "homework."
LONDON, Feb 27- German Chancellor Angela Merkel told Prime Minister David Cameron she was not prepared to promise fundamental reform of the European Union for London's sake, but said the bloc did need some changes and that his country should not leave it.
U.K. prime minister, David Cameron highlights the strong trading relationship with Germany and says that the European Union faces an "existential economic challenge."
German chancellor, Angela Merkel tells the British parliament that Europe needs to create a "sound and responsible" financial system in which banks must "contribute to the common will."
Europe needs to reform its political shape while ensuring the freedom of its citizens and markets, German chancellor, Angela Merkel told the British Parliament in a speech.
Those with expectations of her speech heralding a new future for the UK in Europe "are in for a disappointment" jokes German chancellor, Angela Merkel as she addresses the UK parliament.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as investors focus on Fed Chair Yellen's testimony before Congress, and the future of Ukraine.
*German veteran says Russia needs help to swallow Ukraine setback. PARIS, Feb 27- The European Union should engage Russia with a far-reaching offer of free trade and eventual visa-free travel to help it overcome anger at seeing Ukraine drift away from Moscow's orbit, a veteran German troubleshooter says.
Russian president Vladimir Putin dispatched army troops to Ukraine's borders for a military exercise, days after the fall of Viktor Yanukovych. The U.S. has warned any military intervention would be a "grave mistake". NBC's Richard Engel reports.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including more gains for Greece and a strong rally for the U.K. home builders.
WASHINGTON, Feb 26- The United States will provide assistance to Georgia to promote visa-free travel to the European Union to help the former Soviet republic integrate more with the West, Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday. Kerry did not elaborate on the plan, which comes amid efforts by Georgia to increase trade and investment with the West.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera talks with Tomas Fiala, Dragon Capital founder and CEO about the change in Ukraine's central bank policies and its decision to weaken the hryvnia.
It is a change in policy by the central bank, reports CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera, as Ukraine's hryvnia falls to a record low.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is visiting London on Thursday, and her trip is already billed as key to the U.K.’s future relationship with Europe.
U.S. spying is driving some of its allies to build an undersea cable from Portugal to Brazil, according to a report.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including an upgrade for Spain and concerns over China.