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The number of Britons tapping food banks for emergency provisions nearly tripled in the last 12 months, a charity said on Wednesday.
British supermarket giant Tesco reported a dip in group sales compared to last year, highlighting the challenges it faces in the U.K. and Europe.
British luxury retailer Burberry said strong sales in China and Korea helped it to a 19 percent rise in second-half revenue, beating analyst expectations, but said it expected currency headwinds to hit profits in the next two years.
Swiss bank Credit Suisse on Wednesday reported a 34 percent drop in first-quarter net profit from the same period last year, worse than analysts had expected.
Ukrainian forces launched a "special operation" on Tuesday against separatist militia in the Russian-speaking East.
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The London Fire Brigade has warned on the risks of e-cigarettes after one device apparently exploded and caused a fire.
European lawmakers approved key laws reforming the euro zone's banking sector, completing a "banking union" to protect taxpayers.
Inflation in the U.K. fell once again in March, hitting its lowest level since October 2009, according to the ONS.
German analyst and investor sentiment fell for the fourth month in a row in April, a leading survey showed on Tuesday.
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Swiss pharmaceuticals company Roche posted a rise in first-quarter sales but failed to meet market expectations as a strong Swiss franc hit results.
Swiss food giant Nestle on Tuesday reported first-quarter sales below analysts' expectations as a stronger Swiss franc took its toll.
The European Central Bank (ECB) still plans to take action to combat the problem of low and falling inflation despite holding off and disappointing markets over the past few months, Portugal's finance minister told CNBC.
Ukraine's central bank increased its benchmark interest rate for the first time in eight months on Monday in a bid to defend its currency.
Opposing forces are set to keep the euro-dollar locked in a tense tug of war, analysts told CNBC.
Italy proposed new managers for a number of state-backed companies on Monday in a shake-up aimed at breaking with old-style cronyism.
Economic growth seems solid, but the ECB stands "ready to act" if the euro remains strong, Banque de France chief Christian Noyer said.
Italy has decided to sell one of its island located in the Venice lagoon in an online auction, searching for funds to cut its public debt.
The euro was lower against the U.S. dollar on Monday after remarks from ECB officials but investors remain unconvinced the currency will continue to trend lower in the coming months.
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