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Cypriot Finance Minister Harris Georgiades talks about his country's faster-than-expected rebound.
France must increase its investment in Africa, the country's finance minister, Pierre Moscovici, told CNBC ahead of a summit in Paris.
British farmers are to begin exporting pig semen to China next year in a deal said to be worth $73.6 million.
Spotify has gone on a charm offensive to win back major artists who have criticized the way the company pays out royalties.
Ratings agency S&P said on Wednesday that more countries were likely to be downgraded than upgraded in 2014, with the EMEA most at risk.
Some of the world's biggest banks have been hit with a 1.71 billion euros ($2.3 billion) fine for interest rate-rigging by traders.
Instead of deep across-the-board wage and pension cuts, the 2014 Greek budget targets its cuts on specific parts of the welfare state.
Finance Minister George Osborne is unlikely to make concessions when he presents his annual "Autumn Statement" on Thursday.
German brewers are pushing to have their beer protected by the same UN agency that has safeguarded the Great Wall of China and Egypt's pyramids.
Adidas, second only to Nike in sportswear market sales, is hoping to bounce back from a troubled 2013 with a winning World Cup next year.
Supermarket Tesco reported a sharp drop in third-quarter like-for-like sales on Wednesday, as the retailer struggles to woo cash-strapped consumers ahead of the key Christmas trading period.
The precipitating fallout from being downgraded may actually help bolster Greek equity prices, says Nick Skrekas.
EU regulators will fine banks including Citigroup and Deutsche Bank for rigging Libor and Tibor becnhmarks, a person familiar with the matter said.
The sooner central banks stop "running" the world's economies, the better for the future state of businesses and markets, Jon Moulton said.
The U.K. is in danger of being left behind in these two key areas over the next 10 years, according to Goldman Sachs' Chief U.K. Economist.
Activity in the U.K.'s construction industry grew at its fastest pace in six years in November, bolstering claims of a robust wider economic recovery.
This chart, which contrasts the gross value added (GVA) per London resident with the rest of the U.K., may be the best argument in favor of London seceding from the rest of the U.K.
JP Morgan received 7 million pounds ($11 million) in fees for advising the Co-operative Bank on its takeover of the Britannia, one of its top executives told lawmakers.
Eurozone producer prices fell more than expected in October data showed on Tuesday.
The man in charge of shepherding Cyprus from its near-financial disaster told CNBC that the country's situation is improving.
Bitcoin fans learnt that one of the virtual currency's exchanges will enforce customer verification checks from Thursday.
Google is challanging Apple's iPhone with MotoX, the FT reports.
The recent move by the Swiss government to allow banks to sidestep secrecy laws won't prevent them from depositing money in the country.
Kairat Kelimbetov, governor of the National Bank of Kazakhstan, says the country's economy should benefit from strong growth in the next few years, and discusses the reform process.
Pierre Moscovici, French finance minister, says Africa is a land of opportunities and France should increase its public and private investments in the continent.
Moritz Kraemer, chief sovereign rating officer at Standard & Poor's (S&P), tells CNBC that the euro zone has been working on rebalancing its economy, but that "much more needs to be done".