A victorious Syriza is in talks to find an ally to build a new Greek government but the left-wing party faces more immediate and pressing problems.» Read More
Attention may be focused on rising yields in major economies, but Europe's peripheral bond yields are also on the rise again.
British mobile operator Vodafone said on Wednesday it had made an offer to buy Germany's biggest cable company Kabel Deutschland.
Turkish riot police fought running battles with pockets of protesters overnight, clearing the central Istanbul square that has been the focus of nearly two weeks of protests.
J Sainsbury, Britain's No. 3 supermarket chain, met forecasts for underlying sales growth in its first quarter, outperforming major rivals.
Two days of accommodation at a lakeside golf hotel in Northern Ireland don't come cheap- and Britain has irritated its fellow Group of Eight states by sending them hefty advance bills for the summit it is hosting there.
Equity index provider MSCI on Tuesday lowered Greece to emerging market from developed market status, citing failure to qualify on several criteria for market accessibility.
The European Central Bank has room to cut interest rates further, Executive Board member Peter Praet said on Tuesday, adding that the central bank is paying "great attention" to euro zone inflation.
Taksim Square erupted in chaos on Tuesday night as the police hit protesters with tear gas and water cannons, sending thousands of people fleeing streets. The New York Times reports.
Greek state TV and radio went off air Tuesday, after the government said it would temporarily close state-run broadcasts and lay off 2,500 workers.
GlaxoSmithKline fired the head of its R&D operations in China after a tipster spurred an inquiry that found "misrepresented" data were used in a multiple sclerosis study.
A series of protests in Turkey against the government of Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan has rocked that country, rattling investor confidence. Click here to see more.
With next week's Paris Air Show just around the corner, Airbus announced on Tuesday that the first flight of its new A350 XWB (extra wide body) jet will take place on Friday.
Floods that have devastated parts of Germany could briefly impede growth in Europe's biggest economy and result in an economic loss of 12 billion euros.
Apollo Global Management has snapped up £100 million ($155 million) of debt in Premier Foods, Britain's biggest branded goods company.
Spain's crisis has created orange grove gangs who rob agricultural commodities worth thousands.
Turkish riot police fired water cannons and teargas at hundreds of anti-government protesters in Istanbul's Taksim Square on Tuesday, but the country's prime minister remained defiant.
The European Commission unveiled an array of measures and recommendations on Tuesday to revive Europe's steel industry, hurt by tumbling demand and plant closures.
A German bank employee accidentally transferred millions from a customer’s account when he fell asleep at his computer.
The squat at Number 2 rue de Valenciennes is both a political battleground and a symbol of France's dysfunctional housing market.
Despite efforts by the Russian government to tackle corruption, concerns are mounting that a failure to stamp out the practice will continue to damage the country's international reputation and, ultimately, its economy.
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European markets opened lower on Monday as investors digested news that anti-austerity party Syriza won a general election in Greece on Sunday.
Gerhard Schick, spokesperson on finance for the Greens in the German Parliament, says Greece needs a debt cut with conditions, following a Syriza win in the country's election.
Pavlos Yeroulanos, Greece's former tourism minister, says the "medicine" of austerity is not working and the European Union needs to understand that the country needs a new formula to boost growth.