Mehmet Simsek, finance minister of Turkey, says the country is looking towards increasing investment in Africa, which he calls the "next Asia".» Read More
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.
CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin attempts cross-country skiing with a little help from an Olympian.
CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin talks with Dambisa Moyo, author and economist, at the World Economic Forum about which sectors are poised to earn superior risk-adjusted returns.
Renault-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn has told CNBC that 2013 will be a reasonably good year for the automaker and that excluding the slowdown in Europe it will be a "good year".
As top executives and world leaders meet at the Congress Center in Davos, Switzerland, during the 2013 Economic Forum, the Hong-Kong-based Crossroads Foundation is hoping to teach those very leaders about real life problems impacting some of the poorest areas in the world.
If Washington can reach a grand bargain to fix its fiscal problems, the U.S. economy could boom, JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon told CNBC on Wednesday in Davos.
If the recent global economic crisis taught us anything, it is that the world can be a better place when we collaborate to address the challenges of our connected globe, Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan said.
The European economy faces multiple challenges, but there is reason to be optimistic, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde told delegates at the World Economic Forum on Wednesday.