ATHENS, March 26 (Reuters) - The head of Greece's bank rescue fund maintained on Thursday that Athens has a legal claim to 1.2 billion euros in the euro zone's bailout fund, a day after European officials rejected its request.
BRUSSELS, March 26 (Reuters) - The European Union is set to send two navigation satellites into orbit on Friday aboard a Russian rocket, in its first launch since a botched deployment in August that cost several million euros to fix.
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PARIS, March 26 (Reuters) - European stocks fell on Thursday, extending the previous session's retreat, hurt by worries over valuation levels in growth sectors such as technology following strong gains this year.
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - EU regulators have referred Germany to the EU Court of Justice over a failure to look into alternative cooling processes at a coal-fired plant in Hamburg, operated by Vattenfall [VATN.UL], in order to protect wildlife, the European Commission said.
LONDON, March 26 (Reuters) - Banks are preparing debt financing of up to 475 million euros ($518.84 million) to back the potential sale of Netherlands-based Plukon, one of the largest chicken producers in Europe , banking sources said on Thursday.
BRUSSELS, March 26 (Reuters) - European Union antitrust regulators have extended their investigation into Cargill Inc's planned takeover of Archer Daniels Midland Co's chocolate business to July 23...
ROME (Reuters) - Bond-buying by the European Central Bank will reinforce the euro zone's economic recovery, its president, Mario Draghi, said on Thursday, adding that there was already evidence that the scheme was taking effect.
BERLIN (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said on Thursday that record low interest rates were causing considerable problems in Germany but added that he was not criticizing the European Central Bank which needed to defend its inflation target.
ROME, March 26 (Reuters) - European Central Bank President Mario Draghi reiterated on Thursday that the bank cannot buy Greek sovereign bonds as part of its quantitative easing bond-buying programme to help the euro zone economy.