The European Commission will tell five euro zone countries that their budget plans risk breaching EU rules, say three officials briefed on the decision, the FT reports.» Read More
As the cost of going to university continues to grow – and experts warn student debt in the U.K. could hit a whopping £85,000 ($132,000) per head – new research brings some good news for budding students.
The French government is lobbying its citizens to opt for domestic products over imports, but a new report suggested it could leave them $398 a month poorer.
The death toll rises from violent clashes in Egypt between the armed forces and supporters of the deposed president Mohammed Morsi, leading some to warn the country risks sliding into civil war.
British retail sales rose at their fastest annual rate in over two years in July as a heatwave boosted sales of barbecue food and outdoor items, official data showed.
The euro zone finally emerged from 18 months of recession, but for investors looking at the data as a trigger to increase exposure to European stocks, some analysts have advised to wait.
Portugal delivered a surprise on Wednesday, posting the euro zone's strongest growth in the second quarter, but political fragility is still concerning analysts.
Cisco expects no change short term in southern Europe, the group's CEO for Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Russia told CNBC on Thursday, a day after Cisco said it would cut 5 percent of its workforce.
Egypt's capital descended into a chaotic bloodbath Wednesday after security forces moved in on protest camps set up by supporters of ousted president Mohammed Morsi, sparking deadly violence.
Egyptian police in riot gear sweep in with armored vehicles and bulldozers to clear two sprawling encampments of supporters of the country's ousted Islamist president in Cairo.
Steer clear if you see a blue BMW on your commute home, as new research claims that men driving blue BMWs are the angriest drivers on the road.
The euro zone's debt crisis is far from over and could pose a risk to the region's recovery, according to analysts, despite its economy returning to growth.
Financial difficulties and social unrest may be the least of Europe's problems, according to crime experts, who warn that the continent's economic woes mean it risks a rise in human trafficking, counterfeit products and illegal migration.
Close to the Athenian ruins where democracy was born centuries ago, young anarchists intent on toppling Greece's political system run a cafe where the beer is cheap and the artwork features police cars set on fire.
Britain's unemployment rate remained at 7.8 percent, according to official figures, which have taken on a new significance after BoE Governor Carney linked the data to monetary policy.
The euro zone posted 0.3 percent growth in the second quarter of 2013 from the first, beating expectations for 0.2 percent growth and signaling the end of the longest recession in continental Europe in over 40 years.
Barclays Finance Director Chris Lucas is stepping down from the bank six months ahead of his scheduled retirement, citing health reasons, the bank said.
Silvio Berlusconi's center-right party is launching a nationwide summer campaign, to revitalize support for the group and its founder, sentenced for tax fraud by Italy's Supreme Court earlier this month, the FT reports.
One-half of U.K. young people who are not in full-time education have never held a job, a leading U.K. think tank said on Wednesday, ahead of the release of the country's official monthly unemployment numbers.
The former JPMorgan trader known as the "London Whale" will not be prosecuted for the whopping losses he was involved in, as he made a non-prosecution deal, sources told CNBC.
Combating cybercrime will become an uphill struggle, with the tools needed to commit technological crimes readily available to anyone armed with a computer and a few dollars.
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CNBC's Phil Han looks at the launch of Qantas' new business class suite and the fight for passengers in Australasia.
Irene Muloni, minister of energy and minerals for Uganda says commercial reserves of petroleum and gas have recently been discovered in the country.
European shares closed higher on Tuesday as buying was fueled by corporate earnings and reports the ECB would provide extra liquidity in the near future.