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  • LONDON, Jan 31- Once dubbed "Slasher Walsh" for his relentless drive to cut costs, the boss of British Airways-owner IAG is showing no sign of going soft. Willie Walsh has built his reputation on his refusal to give ground to unions and a willingness to wield the axe at former state-owned airlines, convinced it's the only way to stay competitive in an era when budget...

  • MAGALUF, Spain, Jan 29- Set back from the white sand beach which first attracted tourists to Magaluf in the 1960 s, a smart new development is rising- part of the Mallorcan resort's plan to transform itself from an alchohol-fuelled fleshpot awash with young Britons to a high-end holiday destination for families and couples. Magaluf's vision shows how Spain's...

  • MADRID/ BARCELONA, Jan 29- Spanish lenders Caixabank and Popular on Friday missed 2015 profit forecasts, hit by one-off charges, but their underlying businesses improved slightly in the last quarter, sending their shares higher. Like European peers, Spanish lenders are struggling to increase earnings from loans as interest rates hover at historic lows, while...

  • European markets fall on Fed, downbeat data Thursday, 28 Jan 2016 | 11:29 AM ET
    European markets fall on Fed, downbeat data

    A look at all the market moving events in Europe today, including a gain in oil stocks.

  • European markets close mixed on Brent rebound Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016 | 11:30 AM ET
    European markets close mixed on Brent rebound

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including

  • European markets close higher as Brent rebounds Tuesday, 26 Jan 2016 | 11:30 AM ET
    European markets close higher as Brent rebounds

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on all the market moving events in Europe as oil prices move higher and shares of Philips Electronics rally on fourth quarter earnings beat.

  • European markets close lower Monday, 25 Jan 2016 | 11:29 AM ET
    European markets close lower

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, as Brent crude falls below $31 a barrel.

  • Spain's political crisis Monday, 25 Jan 2016 | 3:30 AM ET
    Spain's political crisis

    Antonio Barroso, senior vice-president of Teneo Intelligence, explains why Spain is struggling to form a new government and discusses the potential for new elections.

  • Broad European market rally after Draghi statement Thursday, 21 Jan 2016 | 11:29 AM ET
    Broad European market rally after Draghi statement

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on all the market moving events in Europe today including the impact of ECB president Mario Draghi's latest statements.

  • Draghi's dovish tone Thursday, 21 Jan 2016 | 10:40 AM ET
    Draghi's dovish tone

    The euro falls intraday after ECB President Mario Draghi says he expects inflation to be low or negative. CNBC's Wilfred Frost explains.

  • MADRID, Jan 21- Taxi-hailing service Uber could see a temporary ban in Spain overturned after a regulator said on Thursday it had asked the government to remove restrictions on its service, saying they were anti-competitive. Uber, embroiled in disputes with authorities around the world after aggressive international expansion, suspended its service in...

  • DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 21- "Keep it simple, visual and factual"- that is the advice of the most powerful man in advertising to Britain's campaign to stay in the European Union, saying it must focus on the benefits to trade, investment and jobs to win the debate. But if Britain were to vote to leave the 28- nation bloc in a referendum Prime Minister David Cameron hopes to...

  • LONDON, Jan 20- Banco Santander's renewed interest in buying UK lender Williams& Glyn has stoked concerns it may need to step up asset sales and even raise cash to strike a deal some investors say it can ill afford. Santander, which already controls former UK building societies Abbey and Alliance& Leicester, is keen to expand in Britain to offset weakness in its...

  • DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 20- "Keep it simple, visual and factual"- that is the advice of the most powerful man in advertising to Britain's campaign to stay in the European Union, saying it must focus on the benefits to trade, investment and jobs to win the debate. But if Britain were to vote to leave the 28- nation bloc in a referendum Prime Minister David Cameron hopes to...

  • European markets close lower to erase 2015 QE bounce Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016 | 11:30 AM ET
    European markets close lower to erase 2015 QE bounce

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including markets moving into further negative territory.

  • Europe lead higher by miners & energy Tuesday, 19 Jan 2016 | 11:30 AM ET
    Europe lead higher by miners & energy

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including whether the Bank of England will raise interest rates.

  • *Iran orders oil production increase of 500,000 bpd. DUBAI, Jan 18- Iran ordered a sharp increase in oil output on Monday to take immediate advantage of the lifting of international sanctions, and some foreign firms raced to snap up deals as Tehran emerges from years of international isolation. Those measures were scrapped as part of a landmark deal between Iran...

  • *Spain growth seen robust amid political deadlock. *ECB stimulus, consumer spending support output. MADRID, Jan 18- A political logjam in Spain expected to last at least several months is set to slow the pace of economic reforms sharply, storing up obstacles for growth in a country seeking to extend a recovery from deep crisis.

  • Jan 15- Spanish telecommunications company Telefonica SA has expressed interest in buying AT&T Inc's pay TV assets in Latin America, which could be valued at around $10 billion, according to people familiar with the matter. The business includes satellite and cable television services in Brazil, Colombia, Venezuela, Argentina and several other countries.

  • What is weighing on European markets? Friday, 15 Jan 2016 | 2:30 PM ET
    What is weighing on European markets?

    CNBC's Wilfred Frost explains why European markets are facing mounting pressure as well despite continued support from Mario Draghi.