• Weak Australia GDP sparks rate cut talk  Tuesday, 2 Dec 2014 | 7:33 PM ET

    Matthew Circosta, Economist at Moody's Analytics, says Wednesday's weak Q3 growth data adds pressure on the Reserve Bank of Australia to cut interest rates further.

  • Will US demand for new cars continue?  Tuesday, 2 Dec 2014 | 5:34 PM ET

    Karl Brauer, Senior Analyst at Kelley Blue Book, believes increased confidence in the economy and lower unemployment are boosting November auto sales.

  • US economy is miserable for consumers: Schiff  Tuesday, 2 Dec 2014 | 5:18 PM ET

    Peter Schiff, CEO at Euro Pacific Capital, says things look gloomy for consumers, pointing to a temporary reduction in gas prices, weak holiday sales, and low paying service jobs.

  • Dudley: Reasonable to expect mid-2015 hike  Monday, 1 Dec 2014 | 12:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Steve Liesman reports what New York Fed President Bill Dudley said about the pace of potential interest rate hikes and the impact of falling oil prices, at an appearance in New York City.

  • What you need to know in Asia  Sunday, 30 Nov 2014 | 5:06 PM ET

    CNBC's Pauline Chiou takes you through this week's key risk events.

  • Encouraged by Japan data: Fidelity  Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 6:31 PM ET

    Alex Treves, Head of Equities for Japan at Fidelity Worldwide Investment, explains his optimism despite Japanese October consumer inflation slowing to its lowest level in a year.

  • BERLIN, Nov 27- Germany's unemployment rate touched a record low of 6.6 percent in November, underscoring the huge gap in labor market conditions between Europe's largest economy and its struggling euro zone partners. Record employment, rising wages and low interest rates are helping to prop up domestic demand in Germany, whose economy has suffered from...

  • Greece paralyzed by major strike, flights stopped Thursday, 27 Nov 2014 | 4:56 AM ET
    Public sector employees shout slogans during a demonstration against layoffs in Athens

    Greek labour unions staged a 24-hour strike on Thursday that cancelled hundreds of flights, shut public offices and severely disrupted transport.

  • Two FBI agents shot at barricaded home near Ferguson Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 5:15 AM ET
    Police move to clear the streets of protestors and media during continued protests in Ferguson, Mo. on November 25, 2014.

    Two FBI agents were shot at a barricaded home just miles from the protest-wracked St. Louis suburb of Ferguson early Wednesday, police said.

  • Millennials turn to unconventional jobs Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 11:53 AM ET

    The Bronx has the highest unemployment rate in the state of New York. Here's what millennials there are doing about it, the GlobalPost reports.

  • Leading indicators beat October expectations Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    An employee arranges flat screen television inventory at the ABT Inc. warehouse in Glenview, Illinois.

    The Conference Board's leading indicators index climbed in October, a strong gauge of the economy's future health.

  • US jobless claims lowest since 2000; CPI flat Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 8:30 AM ET
    A We're Hiring sign at a Target store in Mount Kisco, New York.

    Initial claims for state unemployment benefits fell more than expected, while a reading on consumer prices came in unexpectedly flat.

  • US business inventories gain in September Friday, 14 Nov 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    An employee operates a forklift at the distribution center of the Oregon Freeze Dry facility in Tangent, Oregon.

    U.S. business inventories rose a bit more than expected in September but the government also revised downward its estimate for August's gains.

  • September JOLTS 4.735 million  Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 10:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest job openings data.

  • Jobless claims up 12,000 to 290,000  Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 8:29 AM ET

    CNBC's Rick Santelli breaks down the latest numbers on unemployment and its impact on the 10-year yield. And Michael Feroli, JPMorgan Chase chief economist, provides analysis on the jobs numbers.

  • UK employment data: Wage growth a 'lagging indicator'  Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Adam Posen, President of the Peterson Institute for International Economics and Former MPC Member at the Bank of England talks about recent employment data, saying that wage growth is a "lagging indicator" for businesses, therefore this data should reflect the "past strength" of the U.K. economy.

  • Unemployment data was a 'surprise'  Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    Simon Wells, UK economist at HSBC talks about wage inflation and recent unemployment rates, saying he was expecting another drop in unemployment rates to 5.9 percent, rather than for it to stay at 6 percent.

  • Youth unemployment could mean more violence Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 9:48 AM ET

    From Bosnia to Nigeria to the Islamic State, unemployed youth are more easily drawn into patterns of conflict, The GlobalPost reports.

  • Wall Street offers veterans a foot in the door Sunday, 9 Nov 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    People browse booths at a military veterans' job fair in Carson, Calif., October 3, 2014.

    Wall Street recruiters aim to hire military veterans in a bid to help them adapt to civilian life.

  • US STOCKS-Wall St flat as healthcare offsets energy Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 2:41 PM ET

    NEW YORK, Nov 7- U.S. stocks were little changed on Friday as gains in energy shares were offset by falling healthcare stocks, in the wake of October payrolls data that indicated economic resilience in the face of slowing global demand. The unemployment rate fell to 5.8 percent, the lowest since July 2008, even as more people entered the labor force.