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  • Jim Rogers Sees Bond Market Bubble Developing Friday, 2 Jul 2010 | 3:35 AM ET
    Jim Rogers

    Bond markets are a bubble waiting to burst because the world economy is facing even worse problems after central banks flooded markets with cash to try to get out of the crisis, famous investor Jim Rogers told CNBC Thursday.

  • Need a Job? Look to Asia as Hiring Set to Rise Friday, 2 Jul 2010 | 2:14 AM ET

    While the labor market continues to look fragile in the United States, employment growth in Asian countries appears to be robust, a recent survey showed.

  • Unemployment line

    The June jobs report Friday could provide more fuel for bears, even as economists hold onto the view that the economy is not double-dipping.

  • Halftime Pt.1: S&P in Grips Of Death Cross? Thursday, 1 Jul 2010 | 1:24 PM ET

    The S&P is now on the verge of a technical pattern called a death cross. As the name implies the formation is very bearish. How far will stocks fall?

  • Asian Markets Slide; Nikkei at 7-Month Low Thursday, 1 Jul 2010 | 7:17 AM ET

    Asian markets opened lower Thursday, following yet another daily decline on Wall Street, with Japan's Nikkei hitting a seven-month low.

  • China Slowdown Adds to Worries on Recovery Thursday, 1 Jul 2010 | 7:10 AM ET

    This is a transcript of top stories presented by China's CCTV Business Channel as produced by CNBC Asia Pacific.

  • Thursday Look Ahead: Markets Sour Ahead of Jobs Report  Wednesday, 30 Jun 2010 | 7:12 PM ET
    Out of Work

    Markets are looking ahead to Friday's June employment report, and there is little optimism the number will show anything more than a slight gain.

  • Google Backtracks on China, May Pay Steep Price Wednesday, 30 Jun 2010 | 2:00 PM ET
    Google China

    Funny thing about principles: They tend to carry much more weight when they're stuck to and not merely a matter of convenience. Google backtracking in China might be a business decision, but this late in its game of Chinese Chicken, it might come at a steep cost.

  • Farrell: The Market is Screaming, Are You Listening? Wednesday, 30 Jun 2010 | 10:25 AM ET

    With the two year Treasury bond trading below .6% at one point on Tuesday (a record low) and the 10 year Treasury below is screaming the world economy is slowing, slowing, slowing.

  • Recovery Fears Weigh on Asian Markets Wednesday, 30 Jun 2010 | 7:10 AM ET

    This is a transcript of top stories presented by China's CCTV Business Channel as produced by CNBC Asia Pacific.

  • Asia Slides on Global Growth Worries Wednesday, 30 Jun 2010 | 3:15 AM ET

    Asian stocks  tumbled after renewed jitters about the global economic outlook sparked a selloff on Wall Street, sending U.S. stocks to their lowest levels for the year.

  • Dollar-Yen to Hit 97, Euro-Yen to Drop to 90: Charts Wednesday, 30 Jun 2010 | 3:05 AM ET
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    The yen is hovering at an eight-week high against the dollar, and trading at its strongest level against the euro since 2001. But a look at the performance charts suggest it may be time to pick up the dollar-yen trade, which is showing a very strong support level between 87 and 88 yen.

  • America’s Next Big Export? Tuesday, 29 Jun 2010 | 7:54 PM ET

    Why Cramer sees promise in the production of this cleaner energy source, even if it isn’t for us.

  • Where Outsourcing Equals At-Home Profits Tuesday, 29 Jun 2010 | 7:54 PM ET

    Cramer highlights another American company bucking the notion that this economy is all bad.

  • Don't Be Fooled By Market Gloom Tuesday, 29 Jun 2010 | 7:53 PM ET

    There are a lot of negative headlines out there, but Cramer sees some positives, too.

  • S&P Holds 1040; Is That Bullish? Tuesday, 29 Jun 2010 | 5:37 PM ET

    Despite a slew of negative catalysts that dragged stocks down to an 8-month low, the S&P  held the technically important 1040 level. Is that bullish?

  • The Economic Report Heard 'Round the World Tuesday, 29 Jun 2010 | 3:57 PM ET
    Flag of the People's Republic of China

    The economic engine of the world and the fear of an economic slowdown is stalking this market. Will this impact the US?

  • Taxes on Foreign Profits Are Worrisome: Caterpillar CEO Tuesday, 29 Jun 2010 | 11:28 AM ET
    Doug Oberhelman, CEO Elect of Caterpillar

    Taxation on a US corporation’s foreign profits, now on the financial reform table in Congress, is a major concern, incoming CEO of Caterpillar, Doug Oberhelman, told CNBC Tuesday.

  • US Must Cut Public Sector or Fall Like Rome: Zell Tuesday, 29 Jun 2010 | 10:03 AM ET
    Uncle Sam and money

    The US public sector is so big that the economy cannot support it and needs to be cut back, Sam Zell, chairman of Equity Group Investments, told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Taiwan & China Sign Landmark Trade Deal Tuesday, 29 Jun 2010 | 7:11 AM ET

    This is a transcript of top stories presented by China's CCTV Business Channel as produced by CNBC Asia Pacific.