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A trio of Spanish banks, including bailed out lender Bankia, posted big jumps in first-half profits as trading gains and lower writedowns on property assets helped a partial recovery.
A train derailed outside the ancient northwestern Spanish city of Santiago de Compostela on Wednesday evening, killing at least 77 people and injuring up to 131 in one of Europe's worst rail disasters.
Daniel O'Day, the CEO of Roche's pharmaceuticals unit declined to comment on market rumors that the Swiss drug maker is about to bid for Alexion, but told CNBC that the company continues to look for new innovations.
Bernard Charles, CEO of Dassault Systemes, reiterates full year guidance on improving margins and new licences growth and explains why a slowdown in China has not effect on the group.
Credit Suisse CEO Brady Dougan on Thursday tried to reassure investors that a transition to higher interest rates will be positive for the group.
While Prince William and Kate Middleton have yet to give their newborn son a name, the tiny Prince of Cambridge did get his first taste of luxury on the drive home.
The wait was welcomed by UK bookmakers, who have taken in more than £1.5 million in baby-name bets and reported a frenzy in demand since the birth.
Jane Austen, the 19th century author of classics including "Pride and Prejudice" and "Emma" will be the face of the new U.K. £10 banknote, the Bank of England governor announced today.
Analysts are starting to see value in Spanish banks for the first time in years, despite anticipating further earnings downgrades and heavy regulatory headwinds later on this year.
The U.S. is showing signs of recovery but the uncertain outlook could affect Unilever's business in the country, the group's chief executive told CNBC on Thursday.
A combination of additional flights on routes where rivals have cut back and the introduction of allocated seating helped boost easyJet's earnings forecast and send shares in the low-cost carrier (LCC) soaring.
U.K. economic growth is expected to have doubled in the second quarter of the year from the first according to analysts - but some warned against cracking open the champagne just yet.
Euro zone purchasing managers index (PMI) data showed a rebound in July, but analysts warned that the region faced severe headwinds that could impede, and even reverse, the region's return to growth.
Spanish police carried out 31 simultaneous dawn raids on houses and arrested a total of 25 Hells Angels motorcycle club members.
The chief executive of GlaxoSmithKline said the allegations of bribery and corruption in China were "deeply disappointing," as the company reported second-quarter results.
As U.K. Internet surfers prepare for major changes to the availability of online porn, U.S. porn companies are scrambling to determine the consequences for their bottom lines.
Economic activity in the euro zone expanded in July, purchasing managers index (PMI) readings showed on Wednesday, marking the first uptick for business activity since January this year.
U.K.-based chip designer ARM holdings reported better than expected earnings on Wednesday, but the company's new CEO Simon warned about the rising cost of production.
Seeds and pesticides maker Syngenta reported sales for the second half of 2013 below analysts' forecasts, but the CEO told CNBC it could still achieve its ambitious long-term sales target.
On the day the Prince of Cambridge emerged into the world, economists question if the royal baby would help boost the economy. The Financial Times reports.
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Caroline Neville, president of CEW (Cosmetic Executive Women), says that consumers want specialist products catered to their individual beauty regimes.
Sarah Brown, founder of Pai Skincare, talks about her business and how it's developed.
Deirdre Somers, CEO of the Irish Stock Exchange, talks about the Irish economy and the Irish stock exchange's position compared to other European stock exchanges.