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  • Showing its ambition to expand well beyond the core online taxi-hailing business, Uber announced on Tuesday the launch later this week of its UberEats meal delivery app service in Amsterdam, just as Takeaway.com, the local market leader in the Netherlands, is seeking a share listing. In addition, the company told reporters in Amsterdam that it will open the...

  • Treasury Secretary Jack Lew meets with Brazilian President Michel Temer and Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Vice Chair Stanley Fischer speaks on "Why Study Economics?" WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen gives semi-annual testimony on Federal Reserve supervision and regulation of the...

  • Treasury Secretary Jack Lew meets with Brazilian President Michel Temer and Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Vice Chair Stanley Fischer speaks on "Why Study Economics?" WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen gives semi-annual testimony on Federal Reserve supervision and regulation of the...

  • In a sign of growing ambition beyond its taxi business, Uber is gearing up to deliver meals in Amsterdam this week just as Takeaway.com, the restaurant ordering leader in the Netherlands, lists on the Amsterdam stock market. The plan include 16 cities in 12 European countries ranging from Moscow to Madrid to Manchester, 11 new cities in nine Asian countries-...

  • 76% of UK CEOs would consider leaving UK after Brexit: KPMG

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including Deutsche Bank sliding to record low on capital worries and how Moody's downgrades Turkey to junk status.

  • MADRID— Protesters shouted insults at Rodrigo Rato, the former head of the International Monetary Fund, as he and 64 others entered court for a trial over the alleged misuse of corporate credit cards at a Spanish bank. Prosecutors are seeking a 4 ½ year jail term for Rato, 67, who headed Bankia group between 2010 and 2012.. Rato was IMF chief from 2004 to 2007 and a...

  • European governments to take more relaxed attitudes towards deficits

    Robert Smithson, investment director at GAM, discusses the European banking environment, saying that the "pendulum of pessimism" has swung too far against eurozone banks.

  • Spain's regional elections dealt a blow to the opposition Socialists, but failed to signal a clear path to avoid a third vote in December.

  • 3 month anniversary of the Brexit referendum

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including tourism spending in the United Kingdom climbing after the Brexit vote.

  • ATHENS, Sept 22- China's biggest shipping company, COSCO Shipping, plans to ramp up container volume at Greece's biggest port in Piraeus by 35 percent by 2018, the port's new managing director, Fu Cheng Qiu, told Reuters on Thursday. COSCO Shipping, which owns the world's fourth-largest container shipping fleet, bought 51 percent of the port's operating company...

  • ECB: Europe will remain alert and ready to act

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including Denmark's Maersk to split into two companies.

  • MADRID— A Spanish court has convicted and fined an American mining company executive and two other people for environmental offences committed by a Spanish copper mining firm. The southern Seville court said Thursday that Bill Williams, former water director at the Cobre Las Cruces open pit mine, and two others, had been fined 2,700 euros each for mismanaging...

  • European stocks rise after BOJ move, ahead of Fed

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including focus on global central banks.

  • MADRID— Spanish fashion retailer Inditex, which owns the Zara stores, says surging sales lifted net profit for its fiscal first half of 2016 by 8 percent. Inditex said profit for the February through July period was 1.26 billion euros, compared with 1.17 billion euros for the same period last year. Founded in 1975 by Amancio Ortega, Inditex operates eight store...

  • Major business and economic events scheduled for Wednesday:. WASHINGTON— Federal Reserve policymakers meet to set interest rates, statement scheduled for 2 p.m.. MADRID— Spanish fashion retailer Inditex, which owns the Zara store chain, presents first-half financial results.

  • FRANKFURT, Sept 20- Twilio Inc. isn't a name many consumers will recognise, even though it has recently led a modest revival in the U.S. market for technology initial public offerings by nearly quadrupling in value since its stock market debut in June. The cloud-based communications supplier aims to sustain its lead in a market it pioneered eight years ago, one...

  • FRANKFURT, Sept 20- Twilio Inc. isn't a name many consumers will recognise, even though it has recently led a modest revival in the U.S. market for technology initial public offerings by nearly quadrupling in value since its stock market debut in June. The cloud-based communications supplier aims to sustain its lead in a market it pioneered eight years ago,...

  • U.S. Capitol building Washington

    Economic stimulus should be executed without creating excessive trade deficits and increasing the U.S.'s large net foreign liabilities.

  • Another weekly loss for European stocks

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including Deutsche Bank dragging down banks following the news of a $14 billion fine from the Justice Department.

  • Reduced investor concern over a possible breakup of the euro zone's fourth largest economy coincides with broader political uncertainty in Spain where a caretaker government has been in charge after two inconclusive elections since December. Pressure from separatists in Spain's richest region, home to the city of Barcelona and producing about a fifth of...