China is losing competitiveness to lower-cost producing countries like Vietnam and Indonesia, which is pressurizing its manufacturing sector, says Stanley Szeto, Chairman & CEO of Lever Style.» Read More
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on the Ohio city's attempt to revitalize its economy by returning to its manufacturing roots.
The loss of manufacturing has crushed rust belt cities like Cleveland, but a medical renaissance has helped city businesses to rebound.
Binay Chandgothia, MD, Portfolio Manager at Principal Global Investors, attributes the change in sentiment to looser monetary policy.
The manufacturing sector slowed in November to its lowest rate of growth since January, while new orders and output also fell to their lowest levels since January.
The pace of growth in the U.S. manufacturing sector slowed less than expected in November, while a gauge of prices paid fell to its lowest in over two years.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest read on ISM manufacturing.
The ruble looked set for its steepest one-day fall since the Russian financial crisis of 1998, plunging about 4 percent as oil prices tumble.
Larry Hu, Head of China Economics at Macquarie, expects more stimulus next year on expectations of slower growth in the first quarter of 2015.
Andy Xie, Independent Economist, says inventory and overcapacity concerns in China is indicative of the country's over-investment issues.
Andy Xie, Independent Economist, says Beijing must rely on fiscal measures instead of monetary policy to stimulate the economy.
Following news that Beijing issued draft rules for insuring bank deposits, Alaistair Chan, Economist at Moody's Analytics, says the move is in line with China's recent easing measures.
CNBC's Pauline Chiou takes you through this week's key risk events.
The pace of business activity in the U.S. Midwest slowed in November, a report showed on Wednesday.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose to the highest level since September, while durable goods unexpectedly rose.
Insight into strong GDP numbers, with CNBC's Steve Liesman, while CNBC's Phil LeBeau looks st a pullback in manufacturing.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the pause in manufacturing investments.
Alyssa Ayres, Senior Fellow for India, Pakistan and South Asia at Council on Foreign Relations, says a meeting between U.S. and Indian officials is a sign of good progress on trade talks.
Manufacturing is the backbone of America, says actor John Ratzenberger while showcasing his "Made in America" box.
A bid by China to rein in its "shadow banking" activity is producing results, thanks to slowing economic growth and tighter regulation.
A new study shows real wages for manufacturing workers declined three times as much as for workers as a whole.