Japan is in the middle of a "big monetary experiment," from which market volatility should be expected, Ben Broadbent, a member of the Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee, told CNBC.» Read More
Call it prosperity without a whole lot of pull, at least when it comes to investors. This is the new reality of the auto industry. Business is booming, profits are strong, investors are indifferent.
Parallels are being drawn between Europe’s current debt crisis and Japan’s so-called Lost Decade, when the Asian country’s economy imploded in the 1990s. The NYT reports.
NYSE Euronext and CME Group, the two US exchange groups, have submitted bids for the London Metal Exchange, valuing it at up to £1 billion and kicking off a contest for the commodities business, according to people familiar with the matter. The FT reports.
Nick Verdi, Director, FX Strategy Asia Pacific ex-Japan at Barclays said the ECB has already provided ample liquidity into the financial system and is likely to keep its policy on hold at today's meeting.
Stuart Crow, Head of Capital Markets, Asia Pacific, Jones Lang LaSalle Property Consultants says commercial property will turn around in the second half of the year after a big drop in transactions because of worries about the euro debt crisis.
Discussing the state of the U.S. economy and where the markets are headed long-term, with Scott Minerd, Guggenheim Partners CIO.
As expected, Toyota is revving up sales and showing once again why the Japanese automaker is making good on a plan to win back sales “lost” last year.
CNBC's John Harwood reports President Obama would not confirm the status of a Chinese dissident at a press conference with Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda.
With a new car and new digs in downtown Detroit, Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne is engineering a spring renaissance for his company.
Dan Slater, Director, Economist Corporate Network says the Bank of Japan will expand its asset purchase program by a 'token' 5 trillion yen.
Damian Thong, Division Director and Senior Analyst, Japan Technology, Macquarie Securities Japan says Hitachi has done well among Japanese tech names with its reforms and new products.
CNBC's Jane Wells discusses the details of Las Vegas Sands' earnings report.
Angel Gurria, Secretary-General, OECD says U.S. shouldn't go into fiscal consolidation too fast as it will hurt growth.
While the commercialization of nuclear fusion takes baby steps into its fourth decade, the next-generation of fission plants could be supplying power within a few years.
In a country where gas is more expensive than the U.S. ($4.42/gal), where the roads and highways and are still being built out, and where congestion chokes the traffic in big cities, China's love of the SUV runs strong.
Just as foreign investor interest in the Japanese stock market has picked up, old fears have reawakened over the level of insider trading ahead of deals. The FT reports.
CNBC's Mary Thompson discusses the catalysts for GE's better-than-expected earnings report, including strength in the company's energy and transportation divisions.