We are united in our determination to impose costs on Russia for its actions, including through coordinated sanctions, says President Obama providing details from his bilateral meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
President Obama and German Chancellor Merkel hold a joint press conference where the president addresses economic strength in the U.S. and April's jobs report.
President Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel will be holding a joint press conference at the White House. CNBC's John Harwood reports the situation in Ukraine is getting more grave and worrisome.
The new measures are aimed at stopping President Vladimir Putin from fomenting the rebellion in eastern Ukraine but hold off from broad measures that would hit Russia's economy.
So far, sanctions are a slap on the wrist, but losing hard currency from oil and gas sales could put a real pinch on Russia.
Huawei said it would condemn any infiltration of its servers by the U.S. National Security Agency if reports of such activities by the NSA were true.
Germany and the U.K. have a lot of "common ground" and goals for the E.U. says German chancellor, Angela Merkel adding that to reach these goals, some countries will have to do their "homework."
U.K. prime minister, David Cameron highlights the strong trading relationship with Germany and says that the European Union faces an "existential economic challenge."
German chancellor, Angela Merkel tells the British parliament that Europe needs to create a "sound and responsible" financial system in which banks must "contribute to the common will."
Europe needs to reform its political shape while ensuring the freedom of its citizens and markets, German chancellor, Angela Merkel told the British Parliament in a speech.
Those with expectations of her speech heralding a new future for the UK in Europe "are in for a disappointment" jokes German chancellor, Angela Merkel as she addresses the UK parliament.
German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, is set to arrive in London on Thursday for a one-day trip, which is already billed as key to the U.K.'s future relationship with Europe. CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports.
Scott McNealy, co-founder of Sun Microsystems, expressed serious concerns about the depth and breadth of federal surveillance.
President Obama could unveil his decision on spying on foreign leaders and restricting NSA access to Americans' phone records as early as next week.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has fractured her pelvis in a cross-country skiing accident, her spokesman said.
The French Finance Minister said there were "no problems" left on the table between euro zone finance ministers.
Andreas Kluth, Berlin bureau chief at The Economist, and Irwin Collier, professor of economics at Freie Universitaet Berlin, discuss Germany's "Grand Coalition" ahead of Chancellor Angela Merkel being sworn in.
Europe is seeking to agree by year-end on how to close failing banks, part of an ambitious plan to create a single banking framework.
Dr. Jurgen Heraeus, chairman of the supervisory board of Heraeus, says that the European Central Bank's cheap money policy is "not good in the long run".
Tom Elliott, international investment strategist at DeVere Group, says the German coalition could produce more "consumption friendly policies" due to the influence of the SPD, helping to boost domestic consumption.