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Turkish stocks dropped 1.7 percent and benchmark bond yields rose to 6.51 percent on Monday from 6.21 percent on Friday.
Italy's fragile coalition government announced a raft of measures to boost its economy this weekend, but the package was conspicuous for the absence of spending cuts.
Telefonica said it had not received any indication of interest from AT&T, following a Spanish newspaper report that the government had halted a 70 billion-euro ($93 billion) offer.
Britain's Co-operative Bank is close to agreeing a rescue package with the Bank of England that will plug a capital shortfall of up to 1.5 billion pounds ($2.35 billion).
The euro is a unique example of an asset class with intrinsic investment features, but is it a reliable store of value?
In the heated battle for leadership in commercial airplanes Boeing and Airbus believe they are positioned to have strong showings at the Paris Air Show.
Thousands of people took to the streets of Istanbul overnight on Sunday, after riot police firing teargas and water cannon stormed Gezi park.
Moderate Iranian cleric Hassan Rohani beat conservative rivals to win the presidency, it was announced Saturday.
Czech Prime Minister Petr Necas came under renewed pressure to quit on Saturday over charges that a close aide abused her powers.
A top U.S. banking regulator called Deutsche Bank's capital levels "horrible" and said it is the worst on a list of global banks based on one measurement of leverage ratios.
Art Basel, one of the world's most prestigious modern and contemporary art fairs, opened its doors this week. But with back-to-back fairs on art collectors and dealers' agenda, is "fair fatigue" setting in?
Bank of England Deputy Governor Paul Tucker will stand down later this year, giving the Canadian an early chance to start reshaping the BoE's upper echelons.
U.K. aerospace giant BAE Systems must adjust its cost-base, according to newly appointed chairman, Roger Carr.
Turkish protesters said on Friday Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan had pledged hold off on plans to redevelop an Istanbul park until a court ruled on the project.
The euro has gained more than 4 percent against the U.S. dollar since mid-May, but forex analysts tell CNBC that the single currency is headed lower.
Amid a sea of gloomy economic data and rising tensions, the next few months could prove decisive for whether the euro zone economy sinks or swims.
A deeper-than-expected recession is hurting Italy's public finances but it can still keep the budget deficit below 3 percent of output without more fiscal tightening.
Activists plan a show of "civil disobedience" in London's Canary Wharf on Friday to protest against capitalism.
Germany is seeking to delay EU membership talks with Turkey scheduled for this month, in response to PM Erdogan's actions. The Financial Times reports.
Washington's PRISM spy scandal dents Barack Obama's image ahead of his Europe trip. The GlobalPost reports.
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