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  • Finally, the economy appears to be delivering jobs—adding 222,000 private sector jobs and 192,000, after losses in government are subtracted, in February.

  • Look for Mideast rumors and speculation to continue to drive oil price swings, says CNBC's Sharon Epperson. Traders don’t have time to research reports and the actual supply impact. That’s up to journalists and analysts.

  • CNBC Quiz: The History of Tobacco Thursday, 24 Feb 2011 | 11:21 AM ET
    Cigarette in ashtray

    Most people know that tobacco is America's original cash crop, that smoking is stigmatized in modern American society and that tobacco farmers are a dying breed. But did you know that there's a thriving black market for cigarettes? And that 50 million Americans a day light up?

  • Pros: Is Russia the New Safe Haven? Wednesday, 23 Feb 2011 | 12:11 PM ET

    Canada has been a popular place for investors to safely invest, but the "Fast Money" traders suggest that may be changing.

  • France, Germany Threaten Libya With EU Sanctions Wednesday, 23 Feb 2011 | 11:03 AM ET
    Protests in Libya
  • Gaddafi's Scorn Is Good News for Swiss Economy Wednesday, 23 Feb 2011 | 9:53 AM ET
    Swiss Francs

    An unfortunate turn in Swiss-Libyan diplomatic relations in 2008 may now have a silver lining for the Alpine economy.

  • Beijing’s push for innovation have encouraged the rise of domestic players, arguably at the expense of foreign ones. A CNBC contributor tells us what China needs to do to retain foreign investment.

  • US Trade Deficit Widens to $40.6 Billion in December Friday, 11 Feb 2011 | 8:52 AM ET

    The trade deficit widened in December, closing out a year in which America's trade gap ballooned by the largest amount in a decade.

  • Cramer: Obama A Major Driver Behind Rally Tuesday, 8 Feb 2011 | 7:55 PM ET

    The "Mad Money" host explains how a pro-business president is helping push stocks higher.

  • Love and Money Tuesday, 8 Feb 2011 | 12:22 PM ET

    Valentine's Day is about money as much as love. Take our quiz to find out what you know about both.

  • G-20 Is Now G-Zero: Roubini & Bremmer Tuesday, 8 Feb 2011 | 5:11 AM ET

    The Group of 20 industrialized nations is on its way to obsolescence and the world  is at a point where neither a single country nor a bloc of countries will be able to drive an international agenda, according to Ian Bremmer, president of Eurasia Group, and Nouriel Roubini, chairman of Roubini Global Economics.

  • The Super Bowl and the NFL Monday, 31 Jan 2011 | 10:39 AM ET

    How much do you know about the big game and the business of football?

  • Business Leaders See Euro Zone Break-Up Monday, 31 Jan 2011 | 5:59 AM ET
    Euro bills

    An overwhelming majority of business and financial leaders from around the world think there is a chance that one or more eurozone countries will leave monetary union over the next three years, reports the Financial Times.

  • Technology Can Improve US Education: Gates Friday, 28 Jan 2011 | 3:13 PM ET
    Bill and Melinda Gates

    The use of technology and learning from other countries are two good ways to boost the US education system, Bill and Melinda Gates, cofounders of the charitable organization the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, told CNBC Friday.

  • Shake-Up, Yes—Major Changes, No: Google CEO Friday, 28 Jan 2011 | 12:12 PM ET

    Top management at Google plans no major changes in its direction, even though two of the top executives shifting roles in April, CEO Eric Schmidt told CNBC Friday.

  • U.K GDP Data 'Disappointing' But Fixable: Osborne Friday, 28 Jan 2011 | 11:04 AM ET

    The U.K.'s most recent GDP showing was disappointing, but the government can policy make adjustments to improve future performance, Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne told CNBC Friday.

  • Cash Flowing Again, Will Fuel Global Recovery: Dimon Friday, 28 Jan 2011 | 10:13 AM ET

    Cash is flowing briskly again, two years after the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression, and is fueling the global economic recovery, JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon told CNBC.

  • China's red-hot economy is fueling inflationary gains in commodities prices, but inflation in emerging markets is nevertheless 'looking manageable" at this point, Dow Chemical  boss Andrew Liveris told CNBC in Davos.

  • US Recovery On Sustainable Path: Geithner Friday, 28 Jan 2011 | 7:27 AM ET

    "I think there is much more confidence now that we've got a sustainable expansion. It is not a boom," says the U.S. Treasury Secretary.

  • Stiglitz in Davos: US Needs to Change How It Spends Friday, 28 Jan 2011 | 6:08 AM ET
    Joseph Stiglitz

    The US needs to change the way it is spending money if it wants to ensure a sustainable recovery, Joseph Stiglitz, economy professor at Columbia and a Nobel prize laureate, told CNBC Friday from Davos.