Nicholas Curtis, Chairman of Lynas Corp says China's crackdown on illegal rare earth mining is a welcome and important step in helping rebalance the industry.» Read More
The U.S. energy complex including the growth of natural-gas drilling is "a game changer" that could contribute to global economic growth and promote jobs, Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris told CNBC.
"We see markets all over the world getting better," says Jan Hommen, CEO of ING Group.
David Jones, CEO of Havas tells CNBC he believes 2013 will be slightly better than last year, while Europe continues to remain the biggest risk.
Michel Lies, CEO of reinsurer Swiss Re says authorities in both developed and developing countries still have considerable risk management work to do.
CNBC's Maria Bartiromo sits down with Brian Moynihan, President & CEO, Bank of America, at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, to discuss how the company managed to rise among its financial peers and post a twenty percent gain in the past three months.
Work to improve the banking sector's health is still incomplete, says Jaime Caruana, general manager at the Bank for International Settlements (BIS).
Despite economic uncertainty still facing much of the world, this winter season the area has seen an increase in visitors.
Business leaders, politicians and labor organizations warned on Thursday that urgent action needs to be taken to prevent Europe's youth from becoming a lost generation, a development which could have severe social consequences.
Kris Gopalakrishnan co-chairman of Infosys, says macroeconomic prospects are better this year because there is less chance of the euro zone disintegrating, among other reasons.
Hedge fund titan Ray Dalio told CNBC that 2013 is likely going to be the year that investors start to move money out of large cash positions.
Harvard University Professor Lawrence (Larry) Summers says the U.S. should take advantage of "negligible" long term interest rates to improve healthcare and education.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged European nations to continue the economic reforms they have begun and argued that the debt crisis offered an opportunity for the bloc to become more competitive.
CNBC guests vote for the optimal top rate of income tax.
Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne has defended his government's austerity program, a day after the International Monetary Fund said the U.K. government should ease up on austerity.
CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin talks with Peter Loscher, Siemens AG President & CEO, about his plans to invest in energy in the United States. "We are ready to participate in the energy agenda, of course," Loscher said.
The borrowing terms and conditions that were imposed on Ireland after it applied for financial aid were unfair according to Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny, as the country didn't receive the same deal as Greece.
Andrew Liveris, Dow Chemical president, chairman & CEO, discusses how businesses can invest, innovate and prosper among growing global competition.
Ray Dalio, Bridgewater Associates founder & CIO, discusses how political policy impacts markets, and explains how the economic machine works.
CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin talks with hedge fund manager Ray Dalio, Bridgewater Associates founder & CIO, about Europe's economic state and where he sees the next big economic move.
A look at the hot topics of conversation at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, with CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin.