It has now become cheaper for Ireland - despite being a major casualty of the euro zone sovereign debt crisis - to borrow money than the U.S. government.
The raft of stimulus measures launched by Mario Draghi, President of European Central Bank, has left critics still wanting more.
Growth in business activity in the euro zone fell slightly in May from the month before, but still expanded.
Russia may not be the first place you would think about for investment, but one fund manager has told CNBC that investors should look again at the country.
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CNBC meets Aerin Lauder, the granddaughter of beauty icon Estee Lauder, on her businesses and stepping away from the family dynasty.
CNBC Meet's Tania Bryer speaks to Aerin Lauder, granddaughter of the late Estee Lauder, founder of the billion dollar beauty empire.
In part two, Aerin Lauder talks about her decision in 2012 to launch her own luxury lifestyle brand.