Greece is bankrupt and should default, well-known investor Marc Faber told CNBC Friday, arguing that a "geopolitical game of chess" was being played.» Read More
Sterling hit a one-month high against the dollar Friday, on news that the UK unemployment rate fell in February to its lowest level since July 2008.
German Bund yields accelerated declines Friday, to trade just above zero percent, as investors eyed a move into negative territory.
Consumer prices in the euro zone rose for the second straight month in March.
Nestle, the world's leading packaged food maker, reported slightly better-than-expected first-quarter sales on Friday, helped by price increases.
Major global benchmarks are set for a short correction over the next month, technical analysts told CNBC.
Investment in technology that provides financial services has more than tripled in the region, giving its economy a much-needed boost.
Alexis Tsipras said he was "firmly optimistic" his government would reach an agreement with its creditors by the end of April despite friction.
Android is now the most popular phone OS in all but a few European countries.
Vladimir Putin addressed the Russian public, took questions, and had some testy exchanges in his yearly Q&A session.
One day after a credit rating downgrade by S&P, a leading figure at the agency has detailed his concerns about the lack of progress between Greece and its creditors.
David Lipton, deputy managing director at the IMF, says the more important issue for Greece is whether its government can get the economy growing and stable again.
Tumbling oil prices could mean cheaper flights, which the CEO of Ryanair said would be "very good" for the Irish budget airline's growth.
A host of euro zone companies are set to deliver hefty returns for investors over the coming years, according to an uber-bullish note by Citi.
Several U.S. and European companies have complained about the dominance of Google, the European Union's new competition commissioner told CNBC on Thursday.
As Emma Watson turns a quarter of a century old, it's clear her accomplishments have far exceeded her age, as has her worth.
After a confetti-throwing protester disrupted the ECB's monthly press conference on Wednesday, curiosity has mounted about the young activist.
A U.K. bookmaker has stopped taking bets on Greece leaving the euro zone, saying it is increasingly likely the country could depart "very shortly."
The Russian President has defended the recent sale of anti-air missiles to Iran in his annual phone call with citizens.
Germany's economic growth is expected to come in much higher than expected this year, Munich's influential IFO Institute said Thursday
Unilever reported better than expected sales for the first quarter on Thursday, showing improvement from the hammering it took last year.
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Masood Ahmed, director of Middle East and Central Asia at the IMF, says that the IMF has two roles to play with Egypt, one of which is to provide dialogue and the other is to provide financial support.
Masood Ahmed, director of Middle East and Central Asia at the IMF, says that Egypt has made a lot of improvements regarding energy subsidies and broader reforms, but still has "a long way to go."
Peter Rosenstreich, chief FX analyst at Swissquote Bank, says the negotiations between creditors and Greece may not end well.