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Miley Cyrus has twerked her way into a geopolitical controversy amid questions over whether the promoter of her sellout concert in Finland risks falling foul of US sanctions on Russia after its annexation of Crimea.
For super-wealthy Russians, education at one of Britain’s top traditional boarding schools has become as desirable as a pad in Mayfair.
World food prices reached their highest level in nearly a year in March, driven by turmoil in Ukraine and poor weather, says the UN.
The outlook for the euro zone's private sector has been given another lift, as new data showed businesses in the region enjoyed the fastest rate of expansion in three years in the first quarter of 2014.
Britain's dominant services sector expanded steadily in March, a survey showed on Thursday.
Investors have taken a bite out of online takeaway service Just Eat as the company shares popped on its London stock market debut.
JPMorgan has been criticized for stopping payments from a Russian embassy - but this will not necessarily mean retaliation against the U.S. bank, Russia's minister of economic development told CNBC.
The IMF's Christine Lagarde has called for more monetary easing by the European Central Bank to combat falling inflation.
The ECB meets Thursday and here's the dilemma it faces,says Mohamed El-Erian.
Russia’s economy was troubled before the recent controversial annexation of Crimea – and its way back to strong growth is not yet clear.
Michel Sapin, one of President Hollande's closest allies, has been appointed finance minister, replacing Pierre Moscovici, following a reshuffle by new Prime Minister Manuel Valls.
More than half of women have experienced harassment and bullying at work, according to the biggest study of women in the workplace, and the sectors where it is the worst might surprise you.
As European banks gear up for stress tests, one analyst told CNBC that almost none of them would pass the U.S.'s tougher scrutiny.
The number of international students opting for a U.K. university education has fallen for the first time in nearly three decades.
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The CEO of the Swiss stock exhange told CNBC he was more concerned about the lack of transparency in so-called dark pools than about HFT per se.
Recent strength in the euro bears a worrying similarity to the bubble-like conditions seen before 2008, a currency strategist tells CNBC.
The U.K. finance minister has waded in to the storm over the City regulator's insurance investigation.
Michel Sapin, a long-time political ally of President Francois Hollande who was his labor minister, was named to the powerful finance minister post on Wednesday.
The head of the world's third-largest port operator DP World firmly believes in a rebound in European economic growth.
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Frédéric Oudéa, CEO of Société Générale, talks about the possible impact of a Grexit on the markets.
Maarten-Jan Bakkum, senior multi-asset strategist for NN Investment Partners, talks about the situation in Greece following last weekend's bailout referendum.
Anthony Attia, CEO of Euronext Paris, talks about the impact of Greece on bond markets and IPOs.