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
Donald Broughton, Avondale Partners analyst, discusses why bulls are very excited to be riding the Dow Transports rally.
U.S. factory orders increased in December even though companies trimmed their orders for goods that signal investment plans. The Commerce Department said factory orders rose 1.8 percent compared to November, when orders had fallen 0.3 percent.
David Mann, Head Regional Research, Asia, Standard Chartered discusses the developments in China's labor patterns. He says businesses along China's coastal areas are seeking alternatives elsewhere in the country.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest numbers on the economy from the business community.
Japan's December factory output rose at the fastest pace in a year and a half and firms expect further gains, raising hopes that stabilizing global demand and exports will help pull the economy from its slump.
Toyota Motor will recall 1.1 million cars globally for defects, including 752,000 Corolla and Corolla Matrix vehicles in the United States to fix airbags that could be deployed inadvertently, the automaker said on Wednesday.
Pockets of the global economy are showing steady improvement, Honeywell CEO Dave Cote told CNBC on Monday, adding that a U.S. federal budget sequester's impact is likely to be muted.
Samsung reported a record quarterly profit of $8.3 billion and kept its 2013 investment plans at the previous year's level, defying expectations.
Dame Ellen MacArthur, chair of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, tells CNBC why she is a passionate advocate of the circular economy.
Corporations are leaving billions on the table by failing to follow that old crunchy-granola practice: Recycling.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the stronger-than-expected number on manufacturing.
In North America it is growing profits and margins while Europe is a money losing operation.
Whiles shares of Apple suppliers in Asia tanked on Thursday after the U.S. consumer technology giant missed revenue forecasts.
South Korea's Hyundai Motor posted a surprise 5.5 percent fall in quarterly net profit, missing forecasts, as record car sales were dented by the impact of a stronger local currency and the cost of compensating drivers in North America for overstated fuel-economy claims.
A gauge of future U.S. economic activity rose, pointing to an improvement in growth despite an ongoing political fight in Washington over fiscal policy.
Jaguar Land Rover, a subsidiary of India's Tata Motors, announced Tuesday it will manufacture Jaguar brand cars in India. The Global Post reports.
The ongoing investigation of faulty lithium-ion power packs on the new 787 Dreamliner could have implications far beyond the aerospace industry, NBC News reports.
Japanese investigators are speaking with battery maker GS Yuasa about the 787 battery system, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Andrew Liveris, Dow Chemical president, chairman & CEO, discusses how businesses can invest, innovate and prosper among growing global competition.
Toyota Motors regained the crown as the world's top selling automaker in 2012, posting record-high sales and beating rivals General Motors and Volkswagen.