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  • Kefallonia, Greece.

    Greece and ungovernable Spain, struggling with jobless rates of 23.5 percent and 20 percent, respectively, are saying enough is enough.

  • European markets close down post-ECB announcement

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the continued effect of the announcement out of the European Central Bank meeting.

  • *Spain edging closer to third election in a year. MADRID, Sept 9- Spain's convalescing construction sector was hoping to move on from a national economic crisis which at its height saw abandoned building sites and bankrupt infrastructure projects littering the landscape. His small Madrid- based company had a good run in recent months, winning contracts to...

  • BRATISLAVA, Sept 9- Spain and Portugal must still tackle their excessive budget gaps even though they escaped being fined in July for breaking European Union deficit limits, euro zone finance ministers said on Friday. The leaders of Greece, France, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Malta and Cyprus meet later in Athens and are expected to push for tight budget rules to be...

  • CNBC's Julia Chatterley discusses what look set to be key issues at today's meeting of European economy and finance minsters in Bratislava.

  • Stocks fall post-Draghi

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including ECB leaving rates unchanged and how the technology sector is under pressure.

  • David Owen, chief European financial economist at Jefferies discusses low German bund yields and how political risk in Europe may threaten Mario Draghi's strategy.

  • Sept 7- Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA on Wednesday said it planned to start flights to Barcelona from four U.S. cities next summer, heightening competition with U.S. rivals to the popular tourist destination. The Barcelona flights underscore the ambitions of Europe's third-biggest budget carrier, which started New York- Paris flights in July, to rapidly expand its...

  • European stocks rise ahead of ECB meeting

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including investors awaiting the European Central Bank meeting on Thursday.

  • Reversal in European markets following ISM

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including the non-manufacturing ISM index data out of the U.S.

  • CARACAS, Sept 5- Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has enlisted a Spanish academic he has hailed as the " Jesus Christ of economics" to help the South American country manage chronic product shortages. Alfredo Serrano is the only foreigner to form part of the Superior Organ of the Grand Mission of Sovereign Supply, a group of civilians and military officers...

  • European stocks lower ahead of US jobs data

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including markets awaiting the latest jobs report out of the U.S.

  • European banks rally on final trading day of month

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including U.K.'s PM Theresa May holding a cabinet meeting on Brexit.

  • SEOUL, Aug 31- South Korea's Hanjin Shipping Co Ltd filed for court receivership on Wednesday after losing the support of its banks, setting the stage for its assets to be frozen as ports from China to Spain denied access to its vessels. Hanjin Shipping, South Korea's biggest shipping firm, announced the filing for receivership and a request to the court to freeze...

  • SEOUL, Aug 31- Hanjin Shipping Co Ltd said on Wednesday it would seek court receivership after losing the support of its banks, as ports from China to Spain denied access to its vessels and a rival eyed some of the South Korean container liner's assets. A bankruptcy for Hanjin Shipping would be the largest ever for a container shipper in terms of capacity, according...

  • Spain's economy is doing reasonably well: Analyst

    Vincenzo Scarpetta, political analyst at Open Europe, shares his view on how Spain is coping without a government.

  • Italian markets lead Europe at close

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including European banks posting gains on rate hike sentiment.

  • Daniel Lacalle, CIO at Tressis Gestion, discusses the political instability in Spain and how the country has managed to retain momentum in its economy despite this.

  • Italy business and consumer confidence slides in August

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including currencies, France's Alstom and European oil stocks being among the biggest decliners.

  • Surging arrivals at LME sheds in Singapore and South Korea have broadly corresponded to export flows out of China. And in part this is no more than a continuation of the stocks rebalancing that has been playing out for several months, a refilling of a depleted LME system from high inventories in China that accumulated earlier this year. If no-one is being forced...