Nearly one in eight of the world's workers believe they will never be able to afford to retire fully, according to international research by HSBC.
U.K. policymakers plan to address concerns of a housing bubble on Wednesday but not everyone is happy about attempts to "dampen" a nascent housing recovery.
Angela Merkel received a boost this weekend when her allies won a key state election, but the vote could signal the end of her current conservative alliance.
A former ECB board member has dropped bombshells in a new book that reveals the secret machinations of European politics during the economic crisis.
European plans to scrap mobile roaming charges leave telecoms companies facing the prospect of wafer-thin profit margins, analysts said.
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CNBC Meets' Tania Bryer speaks to celebrated soprano opera singer Jessye Norman, who speaks about her childhood growing up in Augusta, Georgia.
In part two, Norman talks about her big break in opera and some of the challenges she faced early on in her career, as well as her frustrations with the "racialism" she feels still exists in U.S. Congress.
As Jessye Norman tells CNBC that she once considered running for Congress, CNBC looks at some celebrities who've dabbled in politics.