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Performing Q&A sessions over social media site Twitter has had their fair share of mishaps, but that hasn't dissuaded the Bank of England.
In an attempt to dispel myths about Germans the country has launched a series of videos explaining where the misconceptions arise from.
The chairman of Spanish bank Banco Santander has told CNBC he is not concerned about the upcoming round of stress tests, arguing that Spain will "come out on top."
Property investors looking for the next hot market should turn to some unusual locations, such as Edinburgh, according to IP Global.
As modern cars evolve towards becoming fully autonomous, security experts are warning of a new form of cybercrime: Car hacking.
A unit of British bank HSBC was hit with a record $2.46 billion final judgment in a U.S. securities class action lawsuit on Thursday.
A wave of discontent over income inequality and executive pay is sweeping Switzerland, despite being one of the most richest countries in the world.
The heir to the British throne, Prince Charles, has called on pensions funds to invest in companies that tackle environmental challenges.
Fund managers have grown so bullish on European equities that a "contrarian" sell signal has been triggered, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
The short-term fix to the U.S. debt ceiling is a "starting condition" for Nestle's continued growth in America, the company's CEO told CNBC on Thursday.
Demand for fine art is thriving, but it is the priciest works that are attracting most interest, as a number of paintings sold for millions of dollars at the Frieze Masters art fair in London.
Hector Sants’ break from his role as chief compliance officer at Barclays due to stress has highlighted the strains on banks’ internal policemen.
Carrefour said sales at its French hypermarkets returned to growth in the third quarter while China also improved, further reassuring investors.
Emerging markets still offer room for growth, Roche's CEO told CNBC after the pharma posted an 8 percent increase in third-quarter sales.
The U.K's jobless rate – which is closely watched by the Bank of England – held steady in the three months to August, but the number of people claiming unemployment benefits fell much more than expected.
New car registrations released on Wednesday - often used as a proxy for sales - showed that demand is hinting at a recovery in countries such as Spain and Greece.
General Electric expects to value its Swiss consumer finance unit GE Money Bank at a total market capitalisation of up to $1.67 billion.
French food group Danone on Wednesday cut its 2013 financial goals after sales in its high-margin baby food division fell a worse-than-expected 8.6 percent in the third quarter following an infant formula product recall in Asia.
Compact, or micro-apartments may be the latest answer to housing shortages, but some Parisian landlords have been accused of taking the trend to the extreme.
English soccer fans were booking their flights to Rio de Janeiro Tuesday evening after a shaky qualifying round finally ended with the national team qualifying for next year's Brazilian World Cup.
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As the UK elections draw closer, the competition and propaganda is heating up. CNBC's Peter Ruddick files this report.
European equities closed sharply higher on Monday, extending gains throughout the session, as investors looked ahead to forthcoming U.S. jobs data.
As results for the elections in Nigeria start to come out, Anna Rosenberg, sub-Saharan Africa analyst at Frontier Strategy Group, says the most recent results are "encouraging," and discusses the likely scenarios depending on who wins.