CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders focus on Iran, but headlines from the State Department drove crude higher by the end of the day.» Read More
Jose Manuel Barroso, former president of the European Commission, says Singapore's Lee was an "inspiration" with his stimulating analogies and for transforming Singapore into a "major economic power."
Eugene Tan, associate professor at Singapore Management University, outlines the legacies of Singapore's first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew.
Singapore's prime minister Lee Hsien Loong declared a 7-day period of national mourning to mark the death of founding father Lee Kuan Yew. CNBC's Pauline Chioh reports.
Stephen Davies, CEO of Javelin Wealth Management, says Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew created a remarkable legacy, which other world leaders will look on with "enormous envy."
Jon Huntsman, former U.S. ambassador to Singapore from 1992-1993, says Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew provided foreign leaders with "valuable clarity and insights" about Asia.
Bambang Brodjonegoro, finance minister of Indonesia, says Lee Kuan Yew's emphasis on governance is an example for other Southeast Asian countries like Indonesia, which is trying to balance growth and governance.
Frank Lavin, U.S. ambassador to Singapore from 2001-2005, discusses the leadership style of Singapore's first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew and outlines his most important legacy.
Helman Sitohang, CEO, Asia Pacific Credit Suisse, describes the significance of Singapore, which is currently home to Credit Suisse's biggest headquarter in the Asia-Pacific region.
Vasu Menon, Vice-President, Wealth Management Singapore, OCBC, describes the legacy of Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew.
Rajiv Biswas, Asia Pacific chief economist of IHS Global Insight, describes Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew as the "greatest Asian statesman in the post-colonial era."
Singapore's first prime minister and founding father Lee Kuan Yew passed away at 3:18 am local time on Monday. CNBC takes a look at the life of this well-respected leader.
Memorable quotes from Singapore's first and longest serving prime minister Lee Kuan Yew who died on xx at age xx.
The country's first prime minister who governed the nation for three decades died on Monday at age 91.
Optimism has made a welcome return to the negotiations surrounding Greece’s financial future.
France’s Front National is poised to triumph in local elections this Sunday, in what will be a key test for the country’s struggling government.
CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. OPEC said it would maintain current production levels and blames the US for the drop in price. Gold got a small bounce on the day.
Will Germany and Greece ever find an agreement that works for both of them? CNBC's Julia Chatterley discusses the latest, with responses from Greece's Prime Minister, Alexis Tsipras, and UK Prime Minister, David Cameron.
A show of force by the Russian military on the anniversary of its annexation of Crimea has led to fears that Putin could seek more "foreign distractions."
Ed Balls, Shadow Chancellor of the U.K. Labour party, discusses George Osborne's UK Budget, saying where there are problems for the future; adding that the budget looks "more murky" than sunny.
Less noticed: One of the companies where he served on the board, Florida timber company Rayonier Inc., faced a flurry of lawsuits not long before his exit. One case alleges that a plant in Georgia violated the Clean Water Act and contaminated the Altamaha River, and five other suits from investors contend the company made false and misleading statements that...