EU, one patent: fits all?

For decades, the idea of a single European patent has simply been a dream. But, last year 25 out of 27 EU countries agreed to turn that dream into


Telefonica moves to cut debt

Investors were pleased by Spanish telecommunications giant Telefonica’s announcement that it is to sell part of its German unit O2 to the public and


Euro 2012 Preview: Sweden

Sweden will look to build on their 3-2 win over Iceland when they take on Serbia on June 5 in what will be their last match in their preparations for


Euro 2012 Preview: France

France will be looking to bounce back from their dreadful 2010 World Cup campaign when they take on England, Sweden and Ukraine in Group D of the


Europe tackles match-fixing

As more football match-fixing scandals emerge across Europe, experts talk about the huge sums of money involved and the authorities reveal their