At Davos, Sir Mike Rake, President of Confederation of British Industry (CBI) and chairman of BT Group says that the benefits of staying in the European Union outweigh the costs.» Read More
Michael Green, international CEO at investment firm American Century, talks about how his company puts a chunk of its profits back into supporting medical research in genetically-based diseases.
Roberto Azevêdo, director-general at WTO, talks about the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and how he hopes the "challenges" between countries will be "overcome".
Peter Bofinger, member of the German Council of Economic Experts and one of the German Chancellor's "wise men" says that Germany's is not doing its original job of being the economic "powerhouse of the euro area".
European shares closed flat to lower on Friday, as investors reacted to better-than-expected euro zone growth data and lower oil and metal prices.
A prolonged decline in oil prices should not hurt investment in Brazil's energy sector, and neither should the Petrobras scandal, says Roberto Jaguaribe, the Brazilian ambassador to the UK.
"All corners of our planet" should be able to host the World Cup, but the decisions made today have failed to protect FIFA's "sanctity" says Jerome Champagne, a presidential candidate for the organization.
CNBC talks to four German CEOs about their thoughts on the current state of Germany's economy, prior to release of the third quarter's GDP data.
Europe will have very low GDP growth for years to come, which could be a "great opportunity", says Sodexo CEO Michel Landel.
The conflict between Ukraine and Russia in July and August 2014 could be "ratcheting up again", says Andrew Foxall, director of the the Russia Studies Centre at the Henry Jackson Society.
European shares closed higher on Thursday, even as a further fall in oil prices led to heavy selling in the energy sector.
Louis Gargour, chief investment officer at LNG Capital, discusses whether the time is right to buy corporate bonds.
Jon Kemp, vice-president of the Science Business Unit of e2V, talks about the European Space Agency's success in landing on a comet, and how the comet provides "real clues", "fossil record" and "material" about the universe.
European shares closed lower on Wednesday with investors shunning banking stocks after regulators announced penalties for the alleged manipulation of foreign exchange markets.
Louis Gargour, chief investment officer of LNG Capital, says Russian President Vladimir Putin's move to start sending tanks towards Ukraine again is "directly related" to his popularity ratings and his need to appear "strong".
Martin Wheatley, CEO of the U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority, says the regulator wants to send a "strong and early message" to banks about unacceptable behavior.
European stocks ended the day in the green on Tuesday, after fluctuating throughout the day.
Jan Erik Back, CFO of SEB, talks about his company's relationship with banking regulators, which he describes as "love-hate".
Dr. Seijiro Takeshita, director at Mizuho International talks about the rumours of a 'snap election' in Japan, saying it is a 'probability' in order to delay another sales tax hike.
Athanasios Orphanides, professor at MIT Sloan School of Management and former ECB governing Council member, says he sees "fragility and problems ahead" due to European governments' failure to create a true banking union in Europe.
Athanasios Orphanides, professor at MIT Sloan School of Management and former ECB governing Council member, says the ECB is "the most independent central bank in the world", and discusses how difficult it is to calibrate monetary policy when interest rates are close to zero.