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  • Corporate Aircraft Market Perking Up Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 2:19 PM ET
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    Demand for business jets could be flying high once again, as the economy slowly recovers and emerging global markets enter the fray. While business might not be picking up full throttle just yet, there is “cautious optimism” based on three important industry markers.

  • Paris Air Show: Light Through Europe's Storm Clouds Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 8:52 AM ET
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    Given the doom and despondency across so many parts of the EU economy and with European governments tumbling over themselves to reverse years of living beyond their means, next week's Paris Air Show at Le Bourget should provide something to cheer, writes Howard Wheedon, Senior Strategist at BGC Partners.

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    Greece's crisis is roiling global currency markets,  but bitcoins - yes - are unscathed. Time for your Friday FX Fix.

  • Russia and China Best of BRICs: Jim O’Neill Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 6:39 AM ET
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    Russia and China are the most attractive BRIC countries at the moment, according to Jim O’Neill, Chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management.

  • How Can Russia Develop Beyond Oil and Gas? Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 4:02 AM ET

    At the St Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), one of the main topics on the agenda is how Russia transforms the wealth gained from its substantial natural resources into a more rounded economy.

  • US Money Printing to Benefit China Stocks: Fund Manager Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 11:48 PM ET
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    Chinese stocks have seen a correction off late, but one fund manager, who's been shorting Hong Kong stocks since November, believes the market has hit bottom.

  • Corrupt Officials Took $124 Billion Out of China Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 8:52 PM ET
    Zhang Xiaochuan (L) and his younger brother Zhang Tiansheng stand trial on corruption charges in 2005 in Shaanxi Province. Zhang Xiaochuan, a former official of the Ministry of Propaganda in Chongqing, and Zhang Tiansheng were accused of embezzling millions of yuan and abusing power over 5 years.

    Corrupt Chinese officials smuggled an estimated Rmb800bn ($123.6 billion) of ill-gotten gains out of the country over a 15-year period, according to a report released by China’s central bank. The FT reports.

  • What Happens If Greece Defaults? Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 5:14 PM ET
    If Greece defaults on its sovereign debt, the effects will be global. Everyone from Japanese savers to US retirees is likely to feel the effects. Let's run through the dominoes that could fall after a Greek default.

    What happens if Greece defaults? Everyone from Japanese savers to US retirees is likely to feel the effects. Learn more.

  • US Needs a 'Qualified' Workforce: Cummins CEO Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 2:41 PM ET
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    Cummins Chief Executive Tim Solso told CNBC Thursday the United States lacks a qualified workforce with the kinds of technical skills he needs for his engine-making business.

  • China-U.S. Currency Situation: CNBC Explains Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 10:41 AM ET
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    Salman Khan of the Khan Academy explains what China's currency situation means for U.S. consumption and how it affects the entire U.S. and global economies.

  • China’s Currency Peg: CNBC Explains Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 10:39 AM ET
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    Countries around the world keep their currencies pegged to the U.S. dollar, but how is this balance maintained? We saw in a previous video how a floating exchange rate can significantly affect international trade, but how is this achieved?

  • China’s Floating Exchange Rate: CNBC Explains Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 10:36 AM ET
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    You've probably heard about the global controversy surrounding the Chinese currency: international leaders have criticized the Chinese government for keeping the value of the Yuan artificially low, because an artificially undervalued Yuan has serious implications for international trade.

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    New economic stats on retail sales from both China and the U.S. show there’s no double-dip recession out there — no matter what the bears-gone-viral may be telling you. No Armageddon. And no stock market crash either. Actually, Tuesday’s 123-point Dow gain to get back over 12,000 is a key sign that the stock correction may be over.

  • Greece Fears Grate, Swiss Growth Deflates Wednesday, 15 Jun 2011 | 9:31 AM ET
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    Default fears persist, Swiss economic outlook lists, Chilean peso lifts. Time for your FX Fix.

  • China Set for Soft Landing: Fund Manager Wednesday, 15 Jun 2011 | 6:56 AM ET
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    The Chinese government is engineering a softer landing for the world’s second-largest economy, a fund manager specializing in Asia told CNBC Wednesday.

  • Commodities Bubble Will Not Burst: CEO Wednesday, 15 Jun 2011 | 6:54 AM ET

    The commodities bubble is not set to burst, and any easing off of copper prices will be temporary, Stephen Twyerould, CEO of Excelsior Mining told CNBC.

  • Lead Poisoning in China: The Hidden Scourge Wednesday, 15 Jun 2011 | 6:36 AM ET

    Over the past two and a half years, thousands of workers, villagers and children have been found to be suffering from toxic levels of lead exposure, mostly caused by pollution from battery factories. The NYT reports.

  • How China Could Yet Fail Like Japan Tuesday, 14 Jun 2011 | 9:08 PM ET
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    Until 1990, Japan was the most successful large economy in the world. Almost nobody predicted what would happen to it in the succeeding decades. Today, people are in awe of the achievements of China. Is it conceivable that this colossus could fail? The answer is: yes, according to FT's Martin Wolf

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    The Nasdaq China Index is moving towards the upper edge of the historical trading band near 190. This is a well-defined support level. Aggressive traders will look for a rebound development from this level.

  • Cramer: Progress Toward Fixing the Market Tuesday, 14 Jun 2011 | 6:08 PM ET

    The “Mad Money” host explains why he thinks these four milestones are important.