The French car industry is in line for a cash windfall following a thawing of relations between Tehran and the international community. The FT reports.» Read More
Ordering simply "a coffee" at the Le Petite Syrah cafe in Nice runs you about $9.50, but add "please" and the price drops.
Ireland becomes the first of the euro zone’s financial crisis casualties to stage a recovery when it exits its $114 billion aid program.
Switzerland's exchange rate peg against the euro remains "absolutely necessary", despite the upturn in the single currency, the head of the Swiss National Bank told CNBC.
British members of Parliament are on course to get an 11 percent pay rise, boosting their annual salary to £74,000 ($121,375).
The Asia-Pacific region has overtaken Europe when it comes to mergers and acquisition, taking second place this year to North America.
English Premier League footballers are amongst the best paid in the world, and Wealth-X has identified the top ten wealthiest English-born players.
Economic growth in the U.K. will surpass its pre-recession peak in the second half of next year, according to the British Chambers of Commerce.
Slovenia's banks need $6.62 billion to plug the holes in their balance sheets, the central bank said on Thursday.
PSA Peugeot Citroen announced a $1.52 billion writedown, and said it was weighing new commercial and industrial projects with partners including China's Dongfeng Motor Group, backed by a capital increase.
A top official at the ECB has signaled it will try to force eurozone banks to hold capital against sovereign bonds. The FT reports.
"Capitalistic Russia is only 20 years old," says the manager of Russia's newest sovereign wealth fund. "So it is building institutions."
The boss of pizza delivery giant Domino's should "pay his staff a little more", the U.K.'s immigration minister said.
Pope Francis has been selected by Time magazine as the Person of the Year.
This year has been a tough one for short sellers - and some have done better than others. Here's a list of Europe and Asia's best performing shorts.
Italy's prime minister has survived another vote of confidence, but some have accused the government of "fiddling while Rome burns."
Two works by the artist Damien Hirst – featuring his trademark multicolored dots - have been stolen from a gallery in London.
All signs suggest the bear market in European equities may be over, said longtime Europe investor Gene Salamon.
Ukraine wants 20 billion euros ($27.54 billion) in aid from the European Union in return for signing a trade deal
European finance ministers have reached the basis of an agreement to wind down failing banks, Eurogroup President Jeroen Dijsselbloem told CNBC.
Royal Bank of Scotland said its finance director, Nathan Bostock, had resigned to join Spanish bank Santander after just 10 weeks in the job.
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.
Sean Rad, CEO of Tinder, says the app is a "more efficient way" for people to form relationships, and explains how it plans to monetize in the future.
Mark Mobius, executive chairman of Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Group, is no stranger to political upheaval. He tells CNBC where in the region he sees the best potential, and why he is positive on Egypt.
In an exclusive interview with CNBC, veteran investor Mark Mobius discusses investing in frontier markets and explains how the global impact of a tapering by the US Federal Reserve is being exaggerated.