Google Lunar XPRIZE, the space exploration competition sponsored by Google, is offering additional prize money to finalists who can complete two in-space missions as it extends program’s deadline to 2018.
Posted: August 16, 2017, 1:17 pm
The British government has defended its plans to establish a “frictionless” border between Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic post-Brexit, saying that the plans are both workable and mutually beneficial.
Posted: August 16, 2017, 12:20 pm
Former Russian Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev told his bribery trial on Wednesday that he had been framed by a close lieutenant of President Vladimir Putin into accepting a payment of $2 million.
Posted: August 16, 2017, 11:53 am
Crude oil company stocks offer superior dividend yields at attractive valuation levels, investment experts tell CNBC.
Posted: August 16, 2017, 10:35 am
Britain's unemployment labor market bucked tepid economic growth in the second quarter as the unemployment rate unexpectedly fell to its lowest since 1975.
Posted: August 16, 2017, 8:57 am
ECB President Mario Draghi will not deliver a new policy message at the Fed's Jackson Hole conference, two sources said.
Posted: August 16, 2017, 8:43 am
Early Uber investor Shervin Pishevar sent Benchmark Capital another letter asking the firm to step away from the company's board of directors.
Posted: August 16, 2017, 7:50 am
Angela Merkel may be poised to enter her fourth term as German Chancellor, but the chances of her serving the full four years are becoming increasingly slim, according to her far-right challengers the AfD.
Posted: August 16, 2017, 5:28 am
There should be no border posts between Ireland and the British province of Northern Ireland after Brexit, Britain said.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 11:40 pm
A London Stock Exchange employee fell to his death from an upper-floor balcony, officials said Tuesday.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 2:42 pm
A small town in Norway is about to move on from its mining roots.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 1:10 pm
The Royal Bank of Scotland plans to cut 880 jobs from its IT department in London by 2020, according to a U.K. labor union.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 12:11 pm
NASA has been asking for suggestions from the public to beam up to the most distant man-made object in the universe, with Tuesday marking the final day for people to send in their requests.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 12:09 pm
Struggling German airline Air Berlin filed for insolvency after years of losses caught up with it.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 12:04 pm
The home to the U.K.'s financial services is suffering from a loss of talent due to Brexit, warns a recruitment agency.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 11:09 am
British consumer price inflation unexpectedly held steady last month as fuel prices fell amid other signs that the squeeze on households' spending power may slowly be starting to level off.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 8:42 am
The U.K. should not have to pay to have a customs union during an interim period after leaving the EU, Brexit Secretary David Davis said on Tuesday.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 8:27 am
The German economy grew by less than expected in the second quarter as net trade dampened an overall expansion which was driven by strong household spending and rising state expenditure, the Federal Statistics Office said on Tuesday.
Posted: August 15, 2017, 6:15 am
Ryanair has called on U.K. airports to restrict the sale of alcohol after it was reported that arrests of drunken passengers rose by 50 percent in a year.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 1:07 pm
Massive tech players like IBM and Capgemini could go on a mergers and acquisitions “shopping spree” for financial technology (fintech) start-ups next year, the chief of one such start-up has told CNBC.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 12:50 pm
German Chancellor Angela Merkel launched her re-election campaign with a scathing attack on German auto bosses on Saturday yet the electorate is unlikely to have been inspired by the criticism, according to ING Germany's chief economist.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 12:19 pm
Prime property in central London has lost its attractiveness among global investors due to the uncertainty over the country’s future relationship with the European Union.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 10:43 am
RWE now expects full-year profits to be at the upper end of its outlook range.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 10:33 am
Japan's economy grew better than expected in Q2, but a lack of wage growth and labor shortages may cause problems.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 9:43 am
As negotiations for Britain’s departure from the EU rumble on, a new pro-EU opposition party led by the government’s former Brexit adviser is poised for a September unveiling.
Posted: August 14, 2017, 8:33 am
Britain needs a transition period to soften its exit from the European Union, but it cannot be used to stop Brexit, two senior ministers said.
Posted: August 13, 2017, 3:21 am
Britain says it's ready to move to the next phase of Brexit talks and set out details of the future relationship it wants with the European Union.
Posted: August 13, 2017, 3:07 am
The EU is holding a meeting over a tainted egg scandal, which revealed contaminated products in 17 countries.
Posted: August 11, 2017, 3:34 pm
A British real estate agent that drew up a map of where to live in the UK to avoid “any nuclear impact from World War Three” has apologized for the stunt.
Posted: August 11, 2017, 2:27 pm
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday there is a Russian-Chinese plan underway to defuse the situation between the U.S. and North Korea.
Posted: August 11, 2017, 1:50 pm