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  • Boeing Signs Landmark $15.6 Billion Order With Ryanair Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 8:01 AM ET

    Ryanair announced a $15.6 billion order for 175 passenger jets from Boeing on Tuesday in a deal that will allow the Irish airline to consolidate its position as Europe's dominant low-cost carrier.

  • Pound Poised for UK Budget Shakeup Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 5:51 AM ET
    Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne poses for photographers outside 11 Downing Street.

    Monetary policy could be set to change in the U.K. when George Osborne unveils his latest budget, but any alterations to the Bank of England's remit could sink the sterling even further, analysts told CNBC.

  • Europe’s Auto Market Shrinks Further in February Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 4:27 AM ET

    Europe's new car market shrank a further 10.2 percent in February.

  • ARM CEO to Step Down; Shares Fall Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 3:58 AM ET

    Warren East is stepping down after nearly 12 years, making way for another ARM insider as the British electronic chip designer looks to expand globally.

  • How Tiny Cyprus Could Still Have Big Market Impact Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 1:43 PM ET

    Investors took a subdued reaction Monday to the bailout chaos in Cyprus, but expect that to change significantly should policy makers stumble further.

  • Peugeot Wins Majority Backing for Cuts Plan: Unions Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 11:47 AM ET
    Workers demonstrate outside carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroen headquarters in Paris

    PSA Peugeot Citroen won the support of a majority of workers' representatives for restructuring and job cuts designed to halt mounting losses at the French carmaker, three union officials said.

  • Ratings Agencies Come Under Fire From EU Watchdog Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 10:29 AM ET

    The European Union's markets watchdog has criticized the world's top three credit ratings agencies for a lack of transparency over how they evaluate banks and demanded more robust internal reviews of their methods.

  • Carl Sheldon, chief executive officer of Abu Dhabi National Energy

    Africa offers interesting investment opportunities for energy companies, CEO of Abu Dhabi National Energy told CNBC, while the Middle East is no riskier than Europe.

  • Cyprus President Is a 'Fool:' Gartman Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 7:04 AM ET

    Proposals to force depositors in Cyprus to contribute towards a euro zone bailout has shaken the very nature of banking to its roots, according to Dennis Gartman, editor of "The Gartman Letter", who has labeled Cyprus's recently elected President Nicos Anastasiades a "fool".

  • Standard and Poor's sees a high risk that Spain, Italy, Portugal and France will not be able to carry through necessary reforms as the unemployed become less willing to put up with austerity, S&P's Germany head Torsten Hinrichs told a newspaper.

  • UK Clinches Deal to Regulate Scandal-Hungry Press Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 6:08 AM ET

    Britain's three main political parties struck a compromise deal on a new regulatory system for the country's newspapers.

  • Cyprus Economy Could Contract by 15%: Nomura Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 6:02 AM ET
    Kakopetria in Solea Valley, Trodos, Cyprus

    The decision to force bank depositors in Cyprus to contribute towards a euro zone bailout could mean the country's economy could shrink by 15 percent over the next two years, investment bank Nomura said.

  • 'Unfair, Dangerous' Cyprus Deal Whacks Rich Russians Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 4:17 AM ET
    A car drives past a billboard promoting a Russian bank on a main road in the southern Cypriot port of Limassol.

    As the Cypriot parliament decides on a deposit levy, the shadow of Russian money in the island looms large.

  • What You Need to Know About Cyprus: El-Erian Sunday, 17 Mar 2013 | 5:47 PM ET
    People withdraw money from an ATM in the Cypriot capital Nicosia. The Cyprus government postponed a planned emergency session of parliament on Sunday to debate a controversial EU bailout.

    It just may be that Cyprus' bailout deal raises more issues than it settles. Pimco CEO Mohamed El-Erian looks at the controversy.

  • Cyprus Parliament Postpones Key Bank Levy Session Sunday, 17 Mar 2013 | 5:10 AM ET
    Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades

    Cyprus's parliament on Sunday postponed an emergency session to discuss a levy on bank savings imposed to partially fund an international bailout.

  • Will Cyprus Vote for Savings Levy? Sunday, 17 Mar 2013 | 3:18 AM ET
    Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades

    Cyprus's parliament will vote Sunday on whether savers must pay a levy on bank deposits under terms for an international bailout. Approval is far from certain.

  • Cyprus Rescue Not a Fit for Other Countries Saturday, 16 Mar 2013 | 3:41 PM ET

    Europe's rescue of Cyprus, partly funded by bank deposits, is not applicable to other euro zone countries, according to an economy ministry source in Spain.

  • US to Bolster Defenses to Curb North Korea Threat Saturday, 16 Mar 2013 | 4:15 AM ET
    Chuck Hagel testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee during his confirmation hearing to become the secretary of defense.

    U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced plans on Friday to bolster U.S. missile defenses in response to "irresponsible and reckless provocations" by North Korea, which threatened a preemptive nuclear strike against the United States last week.

  • Krugman Can't Admit He Was Wrong: Latvia PM Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 12:56 PM ET

    Latvia's Prime Minister hit back at Paul Krugman's criticism of Latvia's austerity measures.

  • Cyprus Bailout Less Than Thought on Tax Boost Friday, 15 Mar 2013 | 11:50 AM ET
    Cyprus, Episkopi Bay

    A Cyprus bailout is likely to be close to 10 billion euros ($13 billion), or much lower than forecast thanks to tax measures that are likely to boost revenues.