Italy has rejected Standard and Poor's downgrade of the country's sovereign credit rating and investors don't seem to care either.
A tax on properties worth more than £1.5 million ($1.91 million) is a "disaster" for the country's luxury homes market, estate agents warn.
Business activity in the euro zone fell again in November, putting pressure on the European Central Bank (ECB) the act.
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The latest episode of CNBC Meets features Lauren Bush Lauren, founder and CEO of FEED, niece of former President George W. Bush and the granddaughter of former President George H. W. Bush.
CNBC Meets' Tania Bryer speaks to niece of former U.S. President George W. Bush, and founder of social business FEED, Lauren Bush Lauren.
In part two, Bush Lauren talks about some of the early FEED products first released and the challenges she faced launching the group back in 2007.