TOKYO, Dec 9- Japan's economy expanded 0.3 percent in July-September from the previous quarter, government data showed on Monday, revised down from a preliminary 0.5 percent increase.» Read More
A scandal is brewing in Dublin over reports the Irish budget was presented to the German Bundestag's budget committee for approval after a meeting Wednesday between German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny
Back in September, before the scale of the euro zone debt crisis became apparent, the IMF’s World Economic Outlook predicted the world’s developing economies would grow by 6 percent in 2012 versus just 2 percent in the developed world.
With all eyes on Europe, risk-on currencies head south - it's time for your FX Fix.
Last night I spent a few very enjoyable hours listening to a panel debate whether Hayek or Keynes offer the best counsel for our current economic disaster.
The U.S. economy has stepped back from the brink of a double-dip recession, but how vulnerable is America to Europe's contagion, and what's the Fed's next move? Vincent Reinhart, Morgan Stanley chief economist, provides insight.
The gross domestic product or GDP, is arguably the key indicator to the health of an economy. But what statistics are used to determine GDP? CNBC explains.
Minggao Shen, chief economist for Greater China at Citi Global Markets, shares his expectations on China CPI and GDP data for October.
It's been an ama-a-a-zing week for risk-on currencies, but this strategist thinks a shift is coming.
Quincy Krosby, market strategist at Prudential Financial, says there is still time to make successful investment plays in U.S. markets until the end of the year.
The euro is having a very big day in the wake of the European Union summit. Here's how to trade it now the outlines of a debt deal are out.
For answers, the “Fast Money” traders look at technical indicators and the latest economic data.
Speculative UK GDP statistics for the third quarter may give a falsely positive picture of the economy, economists told CNBC.
Gary Shilling, A. Gary Shilling & Company with a look at the excess inventory in housing and whether the U.S. is at risk of recession.
The third-quarter GDP report will be released on Thursday. Here's how to position yourself using currencies.
The currency markets have been all about Europe all week long. Here's a way to trade the upcoming debt-crisis meetings.
Greece will default, U.S. economist Martin Feldstein told CNBC Wednesday, and it might be good for the country to leave the European Union.
Think pessimism about the US and commodities is overdone? Here's the trade for you.
Between China's slowing growth and concerns about the euro zone crisis, it's not a bad week to keep risk off. Here's one strategist's plan.
China growth slows, France gets a warning, and safe havens are back in favor - it's time for your FX Fix.
China’s GDP grew at a lower than expected 9.1 percent in the third quarter of 2011, prompting one analyst to turn cautious about the future growth prospects of the world’s second-largest economy that continues to battle surging inflation.