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As militants continued to keep international monitors away from wreckage Sunday, Russian President Vladimir Putin urged pro-Moscow rebels to cooperate.
Portugal's Espirito Santo International, holding company of Banco Espirito Santo, said it has filed for creditor protection.
The West could hit Russia with even tougher sanctions if the Malaysia Airlines passenger plane was shot down by separatist rebels.
Stocks markets in Russia slumped further on Friday morning as investors shunned riskier assets on the news of the jetliner crashing in eastern Ukraine.
Microsoft has joined Google and launched its own version of the “right to be forgotten” request form for its serach engine bing.
Markets might be too optimistic on the euro zone's prospects, according to the Christine Lagarde, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund,
U.S. drugmaker announces plans to take over Dublin-based Shire in a deal that will help AbbVie lower its tax rate by buying a foreign rival.
Obama warned Putin that the U.S. and its allies are prepared to impose additional sanctions on Moscow if it does not change course in Ukraine.
The downing of an airliner over Ukraine brought immediate condemnation of Russia, and it's likely to get stronger.
The Malaysian Airlines flight that crashed on Thursday morning in Ukraine was flying in open air space, Eurocontrol authorities said.
Struggling lender Banco Espirito Santo and its parent companies were hit with more bad news, as its debt was downgraded into junk territory.
London might be on everyone's lips when discussing U.K. real estate - but it's Cambridge which has the fastest-selling property.
German carmaker Volkswagen is interested in buying Italian rival Fiat, a German magazine reports, citing unnamed company sources.
John Malone's Liberty Global has bought a 6.4 percent stake in ITV from BSkyB, lifting shares in the British broadcaster on hopes of a wider bid.
Swiss bank UBS saw 15.4 percent growth in its wealth management business for 2013, firmly securing its position as world leader in the sector.
Russian stock markets were sharply lower following the announcement of new sanctions, and analysts warned of tougher penalties on the way.
A summit of European leaders held to pick the three remaining top EU jobs broke up early Thursday morning with no deal on any of them.
SAP raised its 2014 outlook for its web-based software services as its customers switch to cloud-based products more quickly than expected.
Italy’s banks are “quite well-prepared” for the upcoming European stress tests, the second-in-command at the central bank told CNBC.
German police are on the look out for beer thieves that stole 10-truck loads of beer from a depot, over the weekend.
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The "iconic London building", the Gherkin, has been put on the market for $1.1 billion. Julian Stocks, partner at Deloitte Real Estate, comments on potential buyers and the London office sector.
Carlos Caicedo, principal analyst at IHS Country Risk, says that Argentina defaulting and then restructuring its debt a few months later could lead to capital flight, currency fluctuations and social unrest.
Hans Humes, founder and CEO of Greylock Capital, discusses Argentina's bond woes and says holdout bondholders need "some kind of gesture" from the country.