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French turbine and train maker Alstom has moved to quash rumors that the company is in talks with General Electric (GE) about a possible takeover.
Fracking presents no risk to Novozymes’ bioenergy business, the firm’s CFO told CNBC on Thursday, after it beat first-quarter profit expectations.
Government needs to increase labor flexibility and overhaul its tax system if it is to remain competitive, chief tells CNBC.
Heineken, the world's third largest brewer, reported lower than expected increases in beer volumes and revenue on Thursday.
The chief executive of AstraZeneca, at the center of speculation of a $101 billion takeover, has said such large-scale deals are "often disruptive."
U.S. President Barack Obama said he was poised to impose new sanctions on Moscow if it does not act fast to end an armed stand-off in Ukraine.
Novartis posted first-quarter profit that beat expectations, boosted by an exceptional gain from the sale of its blood transfusion test unit.
Deutsche Bank is facing pressure from investors to raise capital amid fears the bank is not robust enough to face challenges, Financial Times reports.
GE is in talks to buy France's Alstom for $13 billion, Bloomberg reported, citing sources familiar with the deal.
Ukraine declares the end of the Easter truce, heightening concerns of an escalation of the crisis - and the possibility of Russian intervention.
French cable company Numericable's debt issue is set to beat previous records and mark the changing cycles of the markets post-credit crisis.
Greece had a primary surplus of 0.8 percent of GDP last year, paving the way for some form of debt relief from euro zone governments.
France has outlined a slower roadmap to reduce its chronic deficit, based on growth assumptions described by an independent watchdog as risky.
Supporters of soccer club Manchester United have laid the blame for their team's miserable year at the feet of its U.S. owners.
Optimism among U.K. manufacturers rose at its fastest rate since 1973 in the first three months of this year, according to a survey out on Wednesday.
Unforeseen tax issues have thrown the $35bn merger of Publicis and Omnicom into jeopardy, the Financial Times reports.
The nascent recovery in euro zone business activity continues with better-than expected data -- despite weaker figures from France.
Portugal auctioned 750 million euros ($1.04 billion) in 10-year bonds on Wednesday at an average yield of 3.58 percent in its first auction since April 2011.
Slovenia's finance minister has said the country has sufficient cash "for quite a period" and will not attempt any further money raising efforts in the near term.
Ukraine's government has formally ended an Easter truce and is relaunching the "active phase" of an "anti-terrorist operation".
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Victor Anthony, managing director at Topeka Capital Markets, says Facebook is performing "exceptionally well" with engagement at an all-time high and revenue growing for the third quarter in a row.
Grigoris Kouteris, general manager at Upstream, says one of the key lessons from Apple's results is the focus on emerging markets and the company's "move beyond the developed world."
Pedro Noronha, managing partner ar Noster Capital, explains that he remains "not terribly excited" about Apple in spite of the positive quarterly numbers.