While Europe is showing signs of an economic recovery, no region is likely to see robust growth, the CEO of Deutsche Post DHL told CNBC.
With the IPO - the largest in tech history - just around the corner, here are five things you need to know about Alibaba.
Running a business in Southeast Asia has thrown Maximilian Bittner, founder and CEO of e-commerce site Lazada, several curve balls over the past year.
Teenagers who have grown up with eBay and the Internet have learned to trade designer sneakers, sometimes earning a profit in the process. NYT reports
Facebook’s innovation engine may have stalled, but Mark Zuckerberg has been revamping the way it creates and distributes new services. NYT reports.
The pressure is on for those earnings to support the market's current valuations, after weeks of choppy trading.
Target, which started its subscription service by offering 150 baby products, is expanding the program tenfold by adding nearly 1,600 items.
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The voice of CNBC, Jim Birdsall, introduces the "Fast Money" traders before they discuss current market volatility on the 25th anniversary of CNBC. Tim Seymour says this week was all about macro data in the U.S.
Michaels Stores confirmed that there was a breach of certain systems that process payment cards at its stores and that of its unit, Aaron Brothers.
The art deco-designed Raleigh Hotel in South Beach has a fashionable new owner.
The three major indexes closed mixed despite better-than-expected jobless claims this morning. Weak earnings and uncertain news out of Ukraine kept markets in a seesaw. Still, the S&P 500 had its best week since July.
High-frequency trading firm Virtu on Thursday postponed its planned initial public offering, a source tells CNBC.
CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories. More earnings results next week. Starbucks and Netflix may have been helped by the bad winter. Also, the Boston Marathon is next week, and 36,000 runners will participate.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil closed up on the day, and nat gas closed up, as well, while gold was down on the day.
The S&P 500 is on track for its best weekly gain since July, but if history is any indication, those gains may evaporate on Monday.
Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, shares his top 3 stock picks among the top 25 performing stocks over the past year.
Zynga is launching FarmVille 2: Country Escape, its first ever fully mobile FarmVille app, reports CNBC's Morgan Brennan.
CNBC's Josh Lipton and Allison+Partners Head of Digital Jeremy Rosenberg discuss what Microsoft needs to do to boost Xbox One sales as PS4 sales break the 7 million mark.
CNBC's Dominic Chu and Art Cashin, of UBS, discuss market fluctuations over the last week, as well as the credible reversal rally. He's still keeping an eye on Ukraine, and says there may be economic fallout if there are new sanctions against Russia.