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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.
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.
A high-flying executive managed to dodge paying the full fare on his daily commute for five years and paid back £43,000 ($72,000) he owed.
U.K. property prices are set to cool as borrowers will face tighter lending restrictions and the housing supply increases, a new report suggests.
In a job advertisement, a Dutch cleaning company is calling for white people only: "Only whites need apply," stirring debate about the past.
Ukraine's president threatened military action after pro-Russian separatists occupying government buildings in the east ignored an ultimatum to leave.
GlaxoSmithKline is facing a criminal investigation in Poland for allegedly bribing doctors to promote its asthma drug Seretide, BBC Panorama reported on Sunday.
Russia will talk about helping Ukraine if it recognizes the annexation of Crimea, Russia’s finance minister told CNBC.
U.N. Security Council has called an emergency meeting at Russia's request to discuss the growing crisis
France was a ship at risk of sinking, the country's new finance minister told CNBC, adding that the country is now afloat but needs to speed up its engine to drive growth.
Debt markets think the euro zone debt crisis is over and are “underpricing” the risks, Axel Weber, former head of the Bundesbank, has warned.
The UK needs to invest and reverse its declining exports if its recovery is to be more sustainable, the country's Treasury chief told CNBC.
The U.K. is ordering fewer and fewer bottles of Champagne as sparkling alternatives continued to lure consumers away from luxury bubbles.
ECB policymaker Ewald Nowotny does not favor bond-buying to help the recovery and argued the region wasn't under threat of deflation.
Europe's top climate official told CNBC in an interview that it's "time to get real" about climate change.
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