BANGKOK, Aug 27- Thai exports unexpectedly slipped in July, showing that a key pillar of the country's economy remains weak at a time the military government is trying to rev up growth.» Read More
Brazil's "economic miracle" is alive and well despite growing concern that the Latin American powerhouse is in danger of overheating, the managing partner of Brazilian investment bank BTG Pactual said Monday.
Click for an element-by-element breakdown of the rare earth elements and how they are used in today’s economy.
Nasdaq OMX and NYSE cancelled trades in 10 exchange-traded funds after their prices plummeted in early trading on Thursday, raising questions about measures implemented to safeguard investors against sharp market swings after last year’s “flash crash,” the Financial Times reports.
Currently, the most important game in Global Macro Risk Management is the cross-asset-class correlation-risk associated with what the U.S. dollar does. If you get policy right, you’re likely to get the U.S. dollar right. If you get the U.S. dollar right, you’ll get fewer things wrong.
A look at the moves in the Baltic Dry Index and whether there are any opportunities in the space, with Natasha Boyden, Cantor Fitzgerald maritime research senior managing director.
CNBC's Becky Quick has the highlights from billionaire investor Warren Buffett's trip to India.
China knows how to play the game a lot better than our leaders, says Donald Trump, Trump Organization chairman/president.
Discussing today's bullish signs for the U.S. economic recovery and how the tragedy in Japan will impact global trade, with with Frederick Smith, FedEx chairman/CEO.
Cramer weighs in on how NATO could impact the market.
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.
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?
Canada has been a popular place for investors to safely invest, but the "Fast Money" traders suggest that may be changing.
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.
As Bernanke faces heat over his policies, which some believe is causing inflation around the world, investors wonder whether the rally will continue, with David Katz, Matrix Asset Advisors; Barry Knapp, Barclays. and CNBC's Guy Johnson.
The trade deficit widened in December, closing out a year in which America's trade gap ballooned by the largest amount in a decade.
The "Mad Money" host explains how a pro-business president is helping push stocks higher.
Valentine's Day is about money as much as love. Take our quiz to find out what you know about both.