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  • GIBRALTAR— All Antonio Molina has to do to cross the border into Gibraltar for work is wave an identity card, barely slowing his motorbike's pace. The Spanish delivery man's job depends on the border being open, a fact that's under threat as Britain leaves the European Union, dragging the overseas territory with it. Gibraltar, which is barely twice the size of...

  • BRUSSELS- European Central Bank Board Member Benoit Coeure will participate in Eurogroup meeting in Brussels, Belgium. NEW YORK- Chicago Fed President Charles Evans to speak before the New York Association for Business Economics. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Deputy Director for Division of Bank Supervision and Regulation Maryann Hunter will attend...

  • BRUSSELS- European Central Bank Board Member Benoit Coeure will participate in Eurogroup meeting in Brussels, Belgium. NEW YORK- Chicago Fed President Charles Evans to speak before the New York Association for Business Economics. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Deputy Director for Division of Bank Supervision and Regulation Maryann Hunter will attend...

  • BARCELONA, Spain— A few thousand people have rallied in Barcelona to protest the regional Catalan government's push to break away from the rest of Spain. Several protesters carried Spanish flags and signs saying "Stop the Coup"— a reference to the regional government's plan to hold a referendum on independence, which Spain says is unconstitutional.

  • BADEN-BADEN- European Central Bank Board Member Benoit Coeure and ECB President Mario Draghi will participate in G20 Finance and Central Bank Deputies meeting in Baden-Baden. BRUSSELS- European Central Bank Board Member Benoit Coeure will participate in Eurogroup meeting in Brussels, Belgium. NEW YORK- Chicago Fed President Charles Evans to speak before...

  • BADEN-BADEN- European Central Bank Board Member Benoit Coeure and ECB President Mario Draghi will participate in G20 Finance and Central Bank Deputies meeting in Baden-Baden. BRUSSELS- European Central Bank Board Member Benoit Coeure will participate in Eurogroup meeting in Brussels, Belgium. NEW YORK- Chicago Fed President Charles Evans to speak before...

  • March 17- British Airways owner IAG said it will launch a new low-cost, long-haul airline with flights from Barcelona to the Americas, in response to rising budget competition on transatlantic routes. IAG's new airline, Level, will start in June with flights from Barcelona to Los Angeles, San Francisco, Buenos Aires and Punta Cana, it said in a statement on Friday.

  • LONDON- Bank of England Chief Economist Andy Haldane gives lecture at London School of Economics- 1820 GMT. NEW YORK- Chicago Fed President Charles Evans to speak before the New York Association for Business Economics. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Deputy Director for Division of Bank Supervision and Regulation Maryann Hunter will attend American Bankers...

  • LONDON- Bank of England Chief Economist Andy Haldane gives lecture at London School of Economics- 1820 GMT. NEW YORK- Chicago Fed President Charles Evans to speak before the New York Association for Business Economics. WASHINGTON- Federal Reserve Deputy Director for Division of Bank Supervision and Regulation Maryann Hunter will attend American Bankers...

  • MADRID— Spain's government has suffered a setback in its effort to liberalize its port operations, as required by the European Union, after losing a key parliamentary vote on Thursday. Negotiations with port operators and dockworkers' unions will now be the only chance for Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's cabinet to avoid hefty EU fines for not reining in...

  • MADRID— Taxi drivers in Spain's two main cities are striking to urge authorities to protect their regulated service against companies like Uber and Cabify, which offer cheaper services. In Barcelona, taxi drivers were stopping for 12 hours Thursday, causing disruptions that were most intense at the airport and train stations. Thousands of cabbies also...

  • International investors confident about Spain: CaixaBank Chair

    CaixaBank Chairman Jordi Gual talks about the Spanish banking sector and how the business is performing in a low-interest rate environment.

  • Confident we’ll survive through year of ‘political strain’: CaixaBank Chair

    CaixaBank Chairman Jordi Gual talks about the political state of Spain, with comment on populism and the elections in France and Germany.

  • BADEN-BADEN, GERMANY- European Central Bank Board Member Benoit Coeure will participate in G20 Finance and Central Bank Deputies meeting in Baden-Baden. FRANKFURT- German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble and IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde speak at a conference in Frankfurt- 1230 GMT. BRUSSELS- European Central Bank Board Member Peter Praet...

  • BADEN-BADEN, GERMANY- European Central Bank Board Member Benoit Coeure will participate in G20 Finance and Central Bank Deputies meeting in Baden-Baden. FRANKFURT- German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble and IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde speak at a conference in Frankfurt- 1230 GMT. BRUSSELS- European Central Bank Board Member Peter Praet...

  • Retirement couple on beach surfing

    More and more, retirees are heading overseas to spend their golden years. CNBC.com shares International Living's top picks.

  • FRANKFURT- European Central Bank Board Member Peter Praet will participate in panel of 9th Annual IIF G20 Conference "The G20 Agenda Under the German Presidency" organized by the Institute of International Finance in Frankfurt, Germany- 0930 GMT. FRANKFURT- Federal Banking Symposium "Banking Supervision in Dialogue"- 0800 GMT. FRANKFURT- Riksbank Governor...

  • FRANKFURT- European Central Bank Board Member Peter Praet will participate in panel of 9th Annual IIF G20 Conference "The G20 Agenda Under the German Presidency" organized by the Institute of International Finance in Frankfurt, Germany- 0930 GMT. FRANKFURT- Federal Banking Symposium "Banking Supervision in Dialogue"- 0800 GMT. FRANKFURT- Riksbank Governor...

  • MADRID— Spain's Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis said Scotland will be "at the back of the queue" if it wants to become a member of the European Union if it decides to leave the United Kingdom. His comments also signal that Madrid will be firm on the issue, as it was in 2014 when Scotland voted to remain in the U.K.— Spain's conservative government doesn't want to...

  • STOCKHOLM- The Riksdag Committee on Finance will hold an open hearing on monetary policy with Riksbank Governor Stefan Ingves and Riksbank Deputy Governor Henry Ohlsson- 0900 GMT. FRANKFURT- European Central Bank President Mario Draghi speaks at the conference on "Fostering Innovation and Entrepreneurship in the Euro Area," initiated by ECB and MIT- 1430 GMT.