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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.
The nascent recovery in euro zone business activity continues with better-than expected data -- despite weaker figures from France.
Unforeseen tax issues have thrown the $35bn merger of Publicis and Omnicom into jeopardy, the Financial Times reports.
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.
Mobile telecom gear maker Ericsson posted sales and first-quarter operating profit below expectations.
Ukraine's government has formally ended an Easter truce and is relaunching the "active phase" of an "anti-terrorist operation".
Expectations are building that the ECB may consider QE to stimulate the economy, but some say it might not be the panacea investors are hoping for.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Washington would impose more sanctions on Russia if tensions did not de-escalate in eastern Ukraine.
With capital flooding out of the country, the stock market falling, the Crimea seizure is turning out to be a costly move.
The United States will send about 600 US troops to Poland and the three Baltic states to take part in exercises in the coming days to reassure NATO allies.
Two of the world's largest pharmaceutical companies join forces, with GSK and Novartis agreeing to create a new consumer health-care business.
The megabillion-dollar deals with Novartis also allow GlaxoSmithKline to "significantly expand" its world-leading vaccine business, GSK's CEO tells CNBC.
David Moyes, manager of the world's most-supported soccer team, Manchester United, has left the club after less than a year at the helm.
Industry-watchers believe that rather than closing the book on Nokia, sealing the $7.5 billion deal could give it a new lease of life.
A new study has found a more human cost of the Greek debt crisis: reforms have caused a "dramatic rise" in male suicides.
As Italy's new government promises much-needed reforms to invigorate the country's economy, experts have flagged one area in dire need of change.
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Deborah Hargreaves, director of the High Pay Centre, says more reforms are needed to rein in executives' pay, as shareholders can't necessarily do it on their own.
Maxime Alimi, economist at AXA IM, says that France's chances of reaching its budget deficit target of 3 percent this year are "pretty slim", as many of the government's measures are "temporary".
European shares closed lower on Wednesday as investors reacted to a slew of earnings news and data released in the euro zone, China and the U.S.