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BT has defended its lavish spending on exclusive soccer rights to show prime European soccer games, telling CNBC that it did not overpay.
What's left in President Mario Draghi's arsenal if the bank needs to unleash further accommodative steps after this week's cut?
The European Central Bank has cut interest rates but what's really needed to get the region's economy going are flexible labor markets, say experts.
Ratings agency Standard and Poor's cuts France sovereign credit rating to AA from AA+.
The Communist Party get-together in China could alter the picture for commodities, with Beijing is trying to shift the economy towards consumption.
Fresh research has revealed that sales of "phablets" - oversized smartphone handsets - have surged this year.
A copycat version of the Silk Road, the web marketplace for illegal drugs shut down by U.S authorities last month, has appeared online.
U.S. retailer J. Crew is poised to make its first international debut on Friday.
Some of Wall Street's biggest names are focused on India, but it's not the country's finances that have their attention. It's a chess tournament.
The euro zone has been struggling through a tough period of recession, but examples of companies surviving the downturn can be found across the continent.
When it comes to IPOs, sex may sell better than the internet, with shares of the world's largest condom maker popping more than 30 percent on their debut.
The European Central Bank should show that it is ready to tackle the strong euro and stimulate growth later this week, Italy's economy and finance minister said.
Asia's aging demographic is a familiar concern, but the region has another worrying older population that grew up after World War II: coconut trees.
Italy's finance minister said that there had been no "political assassination" at Italian bank Intesa Sanpaolo when Enrico Cucchiani was ousted.
Coffee wars between top U.S. brands are set to intensify as coffee houses battle to attract the Hispanic consumer.
The CEO of Imperial Tobacco Group said 2014 will be a key year for innovation as the group looks at products "adjacent to tobacco".
Greece's tourism sector will grow by 10 percent in 2014 and help spur the country's ailing economy, the Greek minister of tourism told CNBC.
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A 'lack of emotional buy-in' and culture clashes are to blame for deals that fail to live up to their promise, a new report finds.
Shares in Ryanair traded lower by over 11 percent on Monday after cut its profit forecast for the year.