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  • Carlsberg Earnings Lag as Russia Stalls Monday, 18 Feb 2013 | 1:33 AM ET
    Cans of Carlsberg beer stand on display at the company's store at the headquarters of Carlsberg A/S in Copenhagen, Denmark.

    Danish brewer Carlsberg on Monday reported operating earnings slightly below forecasts as its key Russia market stalled.

  • Lagarde: Currency War? More Like Currency Worries Sunday, 17 Feb 2013 | 10:41 PM ET
    Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund

    The head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde strongly dismissed concerns over a so-called currency war on the sidelines of the Group of 20 nations (G-20) meeting of finance ministers and central bankers in Moscow.

  • Did the G-20 Just Signal Further Global Easing? Sunday, 17 Feb 2013 | 3:55 PM ET
    International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde (C) attends a meeting of G20 states finance ministers.

    By letting Japan off the hook and urging action to address the weak global economy, G-20 policymakers may have signaled that further easing could lie ahead.

  • Tolstoy a Better Read Than the UK Tax Code: Osborne Sunday, 17 Feb 2013 | 1:15 PM ET
    Count Leo Nikolayevich Tolstoy, (1828 - 1910), Russian writer.

    "Tolstoy is also a better read. Tax rules ... were developed by the League of Nations after World War I. They've not kept pace with the changes in the world economy," the U.K.'s chancellor of the exchequer told CNBC.

  • Russian Region Begins Cleanup After Meteor Impact Saturday, 16 Feb 2013 | 12:56 PM ET
    A meteor crashing in central Russia's Ural mountains.

    A small army of workers set to work Saturday to replace the estimated 200,000 square meters (50 acres) of windows shattered by the shock wave from a meteor that exploded over Russia.

  • Whither Gold? Bears Circle as Rally Hits Speed Bump Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 2:19 PM ET

    Despite fundamentals that should be contributing to a strong rally, gold is clearly losing steam. A slow decline that began late last year is quickly snowballing into a sell off.

  • European Shares Close Down     Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    Weak utility and banking stocks held back European equities on Friday at the close.

  • European Markets Close: Eye on G20     Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 11:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a look at the G20 currency discussions taking place.

  • Europe Is Cheap, but Not Very Cheerful: SocGen Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 9:29 AM ET

    Societe Generale's Albert Edwards once again dismissed U.S. equities as overvalued, while calling on investors to hurry if they want to find good value European stocks.

  • Meteorite Explodes Over Russia, Over 1,000 Injured Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 9:28 AM ET
    A meteor crashing in central Russia's Ural mountains.

    A meteorite streaked across the sky and exploded over central Russia on Friday, raining fireballs over a vast area and causing a shock wave that smashed windows, damaged buildings and injured 1,200 people.

  • The Moscow Exchange priced its initial public offering (IPO) at the bottom of the expected price range on Friday in the largest ever offering launched solely on a Russian platform.

  • What Currency War? Move Along, G-20 Leaders Say Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 6:49 AM ET

    As G-20 finance chiefs from around the world meet on Friday to discuss fears of competitive currency devaluations, policymakers told CNBC that talk of a currency war was misplaced and discussions should instead focus on a how to heal the still fragile global economy.

  • OECD's Gurria: Currency Talk a Distraction     Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 5:35 AM ET

    Jose Angel Gurria Trevino, secretary general of the OECD, tells CNBC that talk about currency wars is just a distraction from much more important issues.

  • Passengers Disembark Crippled Carnival Ship Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 5:28 AM ET

    Thousands of relieved passengers poured ashore from a stinking cruise ship on Friday after five days adrift in the Gulf of Mexico with overflowing toilets and stench filled cabins.

  • The Great British Nanny Export Defies Recession Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 5:01 AM ET
    Graduation Day for Norland Nannies

    Widespread redundancies in the banking sector as well as cuts in pay and longer working hours have taken their toll on a range of sectors, with retailers in particular feeling the pain of the recession.

  • Currency Talk 'Fruitless, Self-Defeating': Draghi Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 4:42 AM ET
    Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank (ECB)

    European Central Bank President Mario Draghi on Friday criticized "chatter" on currencies that has roiled foreign exchange markets in recent weeks.

  • European Markets Remain Undervalued: Pro     Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    Patrick Legland, global head of research at Societe Generale, tells CNBC that European markets remain undervalued, and any consolidation should be used as a buying opportunity.

  • European Markets Open Flat     Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 3:00 AM ET

    Kelly Evans takes you through the European market open where stocks have come in flat.

  • One-Man Bank Keeps German Village Business Running Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 2:58 AM ET

    Peter Breiter, 41, is an unusual banker. Not for him the big bonuses, complicated financial instruments and multi-million deals. He is happy instead writing transaction slips out by hand for the 500 inhabitants of the tiny southern German village of Gammesfeld.

  • Technology Whiz Kid Tackles Greek Tax Evasion Friday, 15 Feb 2013 | 2:44 AM ET

    Greece is pinning its hopes of boosting revenue from an antiquated tax system beset by massive evasion on Harry Theoharis, a boyish-looking 42-year-old who describes himself as an "IT monkey."

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