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Amazon is facing fresh strikes in Germany after pay negotiations with the country's second-largest union Ver.di broke down, the Financial Times reports.
The CEO of French advertising agency Publicis has said the lengthy negotiations with China regarding its merger with Onmicom Group is taking energy out of the day to day running of the firm.
The U.K. bank-to-funerals business announced a £2.5 billion loss, bringing to an end what the CEO called a "disastrous year" for the mutual.
The head of a leading Russian hypermarket chain has shrugged off the ongoing crisis in Ukraine, and signaled willingness to open a store in Crimea.
Foreign ministers will try to defuse the Ukraine crisis on Thursday but will risk being upstaged by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
First quarter economic growth in Russia slowed and Moscow's economy minister is attributing it to uncertainty over the Ukraine crisis.
As Russia warns that Ukraine is on the verge of a civil war, here's a look at what could be in store for Ukraine - and what it means for the rest of the world.
Starbucks said it decided to move its European headquarters to the U.K. from the Netherlands following criticism over its low tax payments, The Times reported.
Europe's wealthiest people are planning to put more of their cash into equities, believing they will outperform all other asset classes, new data shows.
The independence arguments of the Scottish Nationalist Party are beginning to stir voters, according to a poll released on Wednesday.
The U.K. unemployment rate fell to 6.9 percent, as pay growth and inflation grew by the same level for the first time in almost four years.
Ex-Man United boss Alex Ferguson is auctioning thousands of bottles of vintage wine worth around £3 million ($5 million).
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.
At the end of February, Ukraine's months-long conflict erupted into a series of violent clashes. Here's what you should know.
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.
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Vincenzo Scarpetta, political analyst at Open Europe, discusses what you need to know about this weekend's Spanish regional elections.
Christoph Schmidt, chairman of the German Council of Economic Experts, discusses Germany in relation to the ECB's monetary policy.
European equities closed mixed on Friday as investors focused on a central bank meeting in Portugal and a speech from U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.