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In an effort to improve tourism in a down economy, Paris officials are distributing pamphlets to teach Parisians how to not be so famously rude to visitors, reports NBC.
David Cameron won a parliamentary vote on Friday on making a referendum on Britain's European Union membership legally binding, but his victory is largely symbolic.
Britain must toughen up with oil firms that prevent smaller producers from getting access to platforms and pipelines, North Sea oil companies say.
Greece’s latest tranche of aid could be made in separate instalments, European Commission Vice-President Olli Rehn said on Friday, keeping the pressure on Athens to meet international lenders' bailout demands.
U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron has billed it as potentially the "biggest bilateral trade deal in history", but the U.S.-EU trade talks have suddenly entered tricky waters.
The Portuguese president warned that the country may be unable to return to the debt market next year as planned, amid analyst concerns that the political turmoil afflicting the country could linger for some time.
Japan's decades of economic stagnation should be a warning to all central banks, particularly the European Central Bank, according to Satyajit Das, a former banker and author of "Traders, Guns and Money".
European stocks may have loved the forward guidance issued by both the European Central Bank and the Bank of England, but some economists have expressed concerns.
A crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood got underway as several leading members were arrested after the overthrow of President Mohammed Morsi.
The ECB has sent a very strong signal that it will keep rates low for an extended period, just weeks after the Fed raised the prospect of tapering its monetary stimulus, said experts.
Snowden should find another country to seek refuge in, says Russian official, signalling Moscow's growing impatience over the former NSA contractor's stay at a Moscow airport.
The past fortnight has been a potentially expensive one for banks on both sides of the Atlantic, with tighter regulations leaving lenders feeling bruised.
Brussels has threatened to suspend two data sharing agreements with the US, due to claims that America's intelligence agencies have been spying on Europe. The Financial Times reports.
Portugal's prime minister has found a way to maintain government stability with the junior partner in the ruling coalition, but the full details still need to be hashed out.
Rupert Murdoch belittled a British police inquiry into bribes allegedly paid by his journalists in a secret recording made by his staff, in sharp contrast to the profuse public apologies he made to defuse anger at news gathering practices.
In a prescient piece of research just hours before the ECB said it would keep rates low for an extended period of time, Goldman Sachs said the ECB could launch fresh monetary easing measures within months.
The ongoing political turmoil in Portugal has raised fears the country will have to hold new elections. But the country's former Prime Minister Pedro Santana Lopes has told CNBC that new polls won't change anything.
London is set to become an international haven for U.S. burger lovers as two of the country's popular chains open stores in the U.K. capital.
European asset managers breathed a sigh of relief on Wednesday as Brussels ditched plans to impose a remuneration cap on fund managers.
President Barack Obama sought to allay concerns from German Chancellor Angela Merkel about reported U.S. spying on European allies and agreed to a meeting.
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Harriot Pleydell-Bouverie, founder of Mallow and Marsh, explains how her business grew from making marshmallows in her kitchen to a recent deal with supermarket chain Sainsbury's.
Jeffery Rothfeder, author of "Driving Honda", says that Honda's strategy of setting up localized operations in every market it goes into means the group gets the best margins in the auto industry.
Ian Cheshire, Kingfisher's chief executive, discusses the French business environment and says that he agrees with the French prime minister's call for monetary policy easing from the ECB.