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  • Commodities Tomorrow     Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where gold, oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Goldman Sachs Offered Libya Debt, Not Equity Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | 12:02 PM ET
    Goldman Sachs

    Goldman Sachs did not really negotiate with Libya’s sovereign investment fund to sell it an equity stake in the firm, according to a person familiar with the transactions.

  • Saudi Arabia May Call Time on Expatriate Workers Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | 5:30 AM ET

    Saudi Arabia's labor market is in sharp focus today following a report of a new policy that could serve as an expat time-bar in the kingdom.

  • Will the Egypt Stock Market Rally Continue? Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | 3:55 AM ET

    The pledge that emerged from the G8 summit in Deauville sees international development banks supplying $20 billion in aid to Tunisia and Egypt for 2011-2013. That is in addition to bilateral support.

  • Sponsors Cry Foul Over Fifa Infighting Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | 1:40 AM ET

    Some of football’s biggest sponsors are raising the alarm over infighting at Fifa even as Sepp Blatter, its president, dismissed the bribery storm engulfing the sport’s governing body as a few “difficulties” rather than a crisis, reports the FT.

  • Commodities Next Week     Friday, 27 May 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson looks at the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks ahead to where oil and precious metals are likely headed next week.

  • Egypt's Second Revolution     Friday, 27 May 2011 | 1:11 PM ET

    CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din reports on the thousands of protestors packed into Cairo's Tahir Square.

  • Egypt Unrest over Reforms     Friday, 27 May 2011 | 11:23 AM ET

    CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din has an update on the protests in Cairo.

  • We're Fueling Terrorism by Paying OPEC: Pickens Friday, 27 May 2011 | 10:59 AM ET

    T. Boone Pickens sees companies exporting natural gas and importing oil from OPEC, saying, "We’re gonna go down as the dumbest crowd in history that’s ever come to town."

  • Massive Protest in Egypt     Friday, 27 May 2011 | 9:38 AM ET

    A massive protest in Egypt sets the stage for the biggest rally since the revolution, reports CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din.

  • Egypt's Second Revolution     Friday, 27 May 2011 | 6:21 AM ET

    CNBC's Yousef Gamal El-Din reports on the activists back on the streets of Cairo.

  • Commentary: Egypt's Second Revolution Starts Here Friday, 27 May 2011 | 4:44 AM ET

    It feels strange to be on a flight back to Tahrir Square in downtown Cairo, to cover what’s been dubbed Egypt’s Second Revolution. The last one, which brought down the regime of former President Hosni Mubarak, was just over three months ago.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Thursday, 26 May 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Saudi Arabia's Growth Draws Investment Thursday, 26 May 2011 | 2:09 AM ET

    Many analysts in the region are bullish on Saudi Arabia, compared to other markets in the Middle East, and recent data support that view.

  • Five Things to Watch: Postcards from Deauville Wednesday, 25 May 2011 | 7:29 PM ET
    The Tiffany & Co. store in New York City.

    President Obama meets his peers, Tiffany reports earnings after the earthquake and Google jumps into the mobile payment game. Here's what we're watching...

  • Newly Obtained Report Details Libyan Investments Wednesday, 25 May 2011 | 7:02 PM ET

    The anti-corruption group Global Witness says it has obtained a document that details for the first time the involvement of Western banks—including some in the U.S.—in financing the regime of Libyan leader Moammar Gaddhafi.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Wednesday, 25 May 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where gold, oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Violence Cost World Economy $8.1 Trillion: Research Wednesday, 25 May 2011 | 4:09 AM ET
    Libyans shout slogans against Libyan leader Moamer Kadhafi while holding a cartoon depicting Kadhafi being hit with a hammer symbolising 'the people's will'.

    The lack of world peace affects the economy by trapping productivity and removing vital resources, according to an international research institute which also put the cost of global violence at $8.1 trillion last year.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Tuesday, 24 May 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where gold, oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • President Barack Obama makes a statement on his birth certificate at the White House in Washington, DC, on April 27, 2011.

    The most prominent Israeli-American business leader in the United States, Haim Saban, says President Obama needs to do more to show his support of Israel, in light of the President’s comments last week suggesting Israel needs to return to its pre-1967 borders to achieve peace with the Palestinians.