CAIRO— Egypt's president has approved a new budget for fiscal year 2015-2016, slashing the projected budget deficit to 8.9 percent of gross domestic product, the country's finance ministry said Thursday, in a move likely to please international creditors. Also Thursday, Egypt's currency fell to a new low point against the dollar, the first such drop since...» Read More
Discussing the future of energy & emissions and Honeywell's green jet fuel, with David Cote, Honeywell International chairman & CEO; Tim Mahoney, Honeywell Aerospace president & CEO; and Darius Adamczyk, Honeywell Performance Materials & Technologies CEO.
John Engler, Business Roundtable President, discusses the latest survey results in which participating CEOs expect 2.3 percent GDP growth in 2014, which represents normal growth.
CNBC's Rick Santelli speaks to Alexander Richter, Auburn University, about his research paper on the correlation between macroeconomic uncertainty and slower U.S. growth.
Thomas Costerg, economist for financial markets at Standard Chartered Bank, comments on the soccer World Cup and the U.S. soccer and economic performance.
Masayuki Kichikawa, chief Japan economist at Bank of America Merill Lynch, says that Japan's revised GDP data shows that the Bank of Japan is less likely to act in the coming months.
Ben Williams, investment director at GAM, highlights that capital expenditures was one of the big drivers for the Japanese GDP upgrade.
Larry Hu, Head of China Economics at Macquarie and Freya Beamish, Economist at Lombard Street Research, debate on China's growth potential for this year.
Growing enthusiasm for higher capital spending among domestic firms is the "real surprise" in Japan's first-quarter growth data, says Izumi Devalier, Japan Economist at HSBC.
Petr Zemcik, director of European economics at Moody's Analytics, says the euro zone's recovery is weak and fragile and will continue to remain so "unless the ECB steps in."
David Forrester, Senior Vice President, G10 FX Strategy at Macquarie, says a stronger domestic economy will support the currency going forward.
Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy and Chief Economist at AMP Capital Investors, explains why he thinks economic growth will go back below trend in the current quarter.
Hans Olsen, MD, Barclays Wealth and Investment Management, and Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust, discuss the jobs numbers, economy and how the consumer is faring.
The UK has decided to include prostitution and illegal drug profits to its GDP after finding it boosted the economy by about 10 billion pounds in 2009. Zachary Karabell, Envestnet, and the "Closing Bell" panel weigh in.
What's the market is telling us, with Ben Willis, Princeton Securities Group, and Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories.
San Francisco Federal Reserve President John Williams, discusses the potential for a shift away from the average 2 percent growth.
San Francisco Federal Reserve President John Williams, shares his unemployment outlook for the rest of this year, and explains current policy accommodation.
Arup Raha, chief economist at CIMB, Arup Raha, chief economist at CIMB, discusses the Indian economy ahead of the release of the first-quarter GDP figure and the challenges awaiting new prime minister Narendra Modi.
James Ashley, chief economist at RBC Capital Markets, comments on the inclusion of illegal activities in the U.K. GDP data and on the U.K. housing market.
Former Treasury Undersecretary for International Affairs John Taylor, shares his economic forecast, and his read on the low yield of the 10-year.
Economists are forecasting Q2 growth will spring back, rising solidly above 3 percent, after the first quarter's surprising 1 percent decline.