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Support for openly racist or anti-immigration politicians is on the rise in several countries, the Globalpost reports.
Knut Hallberg, senior economist at Swedbank, tells CNBC that Swedish exports have been hard hit by the European crisis but fundamentals remain strong.
The winner of England's Football League Championship will come away 120 million pounds ($181 million) richer, according to sports business analysts who called it "the biggest financial prize in football".
Martin Shulz, leader of the European Parliament, tells CNBC that the European policy of David Cameron is encouraging radicals like Nigel Farage.
Workers at global internet retailer Amazon.com's German operations are set to go on a second daylong strike on Monday in a dispute over pay and benefits.
Brussels is investigating whether Apple is muscling out rival smartphone makers from the European market. The Financial Times reports.
Charles Dallara, Chairman of the Americas at Partners Group discusses how important the deepening of financial relationships is for China's economy.
Sweden's capital was relatively calm on Saturday night with only isolated incidents of violence by youths after nearly a week of car-burnings and vandalism that have highlighted growing inequality in Swedish society.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including
Louisa Bojesen takes you through the European market close, where stocks have come in lower.
British police arrested two men on a Pakistan International Airlines flight on Friday on suspicion of "endangerment of an aircraft".
Russia's leading online social network was briefly banned on Friday, in a move dismissed as a "mistake" but which follows intensifying official pressure on the company.
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including
U.K. banks are still lending too little to the real economy, according to Andrew Haldane, the BoE's executive director for financial stability.
A plane travelling from London to Oslo was forced to make an emergency landing after a fault in one of the engines.
German business morale rose far more than expected in May, suggesting Europe's largest economy is picking up steam after posting anaemic growth in the first quarter.
One thing the world's central bankers can take away from this week's market volatility: They need to do a better job of communicating.
European shares opened higher on Friday, following a volatile session in Asia.
David Mackie, chief European economist at JPMorgan and Andrew Sentance, senior economic adviser at PwC, explain why the U.K should remain a member of the EU.
A magnitude 8.2 earthquake struck Russia'a Far East in the Sea of Okhotsk off the Kamchatka Peninsula, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
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Erin Davis, senior equity analyst at Morningstar, discusses Lloyd's Banking Group's results and says that while the bank will probably pay a very small dividend in 2014, it will then "quickly ramp it up".
Frédéric Oudéa, CEO of Société Générale, says the second-quarter results posted by the bank were "strong".
Anders Runevad, CEO at Vestas, talks about the company's turnaround strategy and how it restored confidence to the wind sector.