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  • Big Airbus Orders to Be Announced at Paris Air Show Thursday, 23 Jun 2011 | 4:30 AM ET

    A contract for 200 Airbus 320NEO, along with an option for another hundred aircrafts, are expected to be unveiled by the pan-European plane builder Airbus on Thursday.

  • Bernanke 'Quietly Risk Negative': Dennis Gartman Thursday, 23 Jun 2011 | 4:19 AM ET

    Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke’s statement on expectations for the US economy on Wednesday was “quietly risk negative,” Dennis Gartman, author of The Gartman Letter, told CNBC Thursday.

  • 'Disappointed' by Fed, Still Bullish on Stocks: Birinyi Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 5:28 PM ET
    Laszlo Birinyi

    Laszlo Birinyi continues to be bullish on stocks although he told CNBC Wednesday he was "disappointed with some of the language and the tone" of Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke during the latter's press conference today.

  • Asia's Rich Outpace Europe as Global Wealth Rebounds Wednesday, 22 Jun 2011 | 10:31 AM ET

    The number and bank balances of the world's millionaires have rebounded to above pre-crisis levels, but demographic and geographical shifts are changing the face of global wealth, according to a report on high net worth individuals by CapGemini and Merrill Lynch, released Wednesday.

  • Don't Look Now, But the Dollar Could Be Headed Higher Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 4:44 PM ET

    Bernanke won't do much for the dollar on Wednesday, but this analyst says the end of QE2 could - a lot.

  • Ready to Quit Your Job? Read This First Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 3:29 PM ET

    It's been a long, hot recession and many of us are tempted now that we're seeing some signs of recovery to say, "Take this job and shove it!" Before you do, read these tips to help you master the art of quitting.

  • Zoellick on Greece, Eurozone, Food Inflation Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 1:00 PM ET
    World Bank President Robert Zoellick addresses the media during a press conference following his meeting with Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao on September 2, 2009 in Beijing, China.

    Greece’s Prime Minster George Papandreou will face a vote of confidence in parliament tonight at midnight Athens time, 5PM ET. The government is working around the clock to gather support for its economic reforms and a new set of austerity measures.

  • El-Erian: What's Weighing Heavily on the Markets Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 12:52 PM ET
    Greece

    There seems to be no limit to policy uncertainties, ranging from Europe’s stuttering response to its debt crisis, to questions about the end of QE2 in the US, the debt ceiling debate, and that still-elusive balance between medium-term fiscal reform and immediate stimulus to counter a weakening economy.

  • Rosenberg Sees Recession in 2012 Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 11:47 AM ET
    David Rosenberg

    Noted economist, David Rosenberg is 99% sure that the U.S. will be in a recession by next year.

  • British Teen Arrested Over Sony, CIA Hacking Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 10:49 AM ET

    A British teenager has been arrested by officers investigating the LulzSec and Anonymous hacker groups, believed to be responsible for attacks on Sony, the U.S. Senate, the CIA, Britain's Serious Organised Crime Agency and News Corp.

  • Current Debt Situation Is Like Sub-Prime Crisis: Pro Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 7:15 AM ET
    United States Federal Reserve

    Monetary policy has been "the great enabler" that central banks used to keep interest rates at "absurdly low levels for years now" and this has encouraged politicians to believe that sovereign debt is "a lot cheaper than it really is," David Stockman, former director of the Office of Management and Budget, told CNBC Tuesday.

  • Nokia Unveils New Smartphone Tuesday, 21 Jun 2011 | 5:18 AM ET

    Late last year, the Apple iPhone became the best-selling device at Finland’s leading mobile operator, a highly embarrassing situation for Nokia, the struggling mobile phone maker that has long been Finland’s corporate standard-bearer.

  • German Giant Says US Workers Lack Skills Monday, 20 Jun 2011 | 2:07 AM ET

    A mismatch in the US labour market between the skills of unemployed people and the jobs available is making it hard for some companies to find the right staff despite an unemployment rate of more than 9 percent, one of the country’s largest manufacturing employers has warned, the Financial Times reports.

  • Debt Worries Hinder Citi Disposal Friday, 17 Jun 2011 | 12:21 AM ET
    Citigroup Building

    Citigroup’s attempts to sell OneMain Financial, the largest US consumer finance company, have stumbled over concerns among potential bidders about its funding as a standalone ­business, reports the FT.

  • US Needs a 'Qualified' Workforce: Cummins CEO Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 2:41 PM ET

    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.

  • Black Swan: A 40 Percent Correction? Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 10:54 AM ET

    The S&P could be bound for a correction of 40 percent or more in the next three years, according to a research paper issued by Universa Investments, otherwise known as the “black swan” fund for its affiliation with author Nassim Taleb.

  • Markets Jittery as Greek Debt Crisis Worsens Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 9:20 AM ET
    A protester kicks a riot police officer during a general strike against government austerity plans, in Athens.

    Markets took a tumble on Thursday on fresh worries about the Greek debt crisis and European policy makers were urged to come up with a credible plan to restructure the country's debt.

  • Government Bonds 'Should Be Avoided': Analysts Thursday, 16 Jun 2011 | 12:56 AM ET
    The Federal Reserve headquarters in Washington, DC.

    US Treasurys may not be such a good bet for investors as yields have dropped too low and questions remain on whether the Federal Reserve will continue to print money after its current round of quantitative easing ends, analysts told CNBC.

  • Nearly Half of US Think New Recession Is Coming: Poll Wednesday, 15 Jun 2011 | 6:31 PM ET
    President Barack Obama speaking on Fiscal Policy

    Worries about the economy pose a serious threat to President Obama’s re-election chances, according to a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll.

  • Wall Street sign

    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.