Japan's shares have surged around 45 percent this year, but some analysts expect the rally may continue despite concerns over the country's economy.
After selling several versions of its PlayStation 3 at a loss, Sony appears to be on a more profitable path with its latest gaming console.
Japan's $2 trillion in public funds will eventually be invested in stocks and other riskier assets.
JPMorgan Chase will pay $13 billion in a long-awaited deal with the Justice Department to settle claims over the financial crisis.
CNBC highlights some the greatest hits in cryptocurrency, including defunct and dubious alternatives. These options are not for the fainthearted.
The drudgery of working nine 'til five is a common gripe worldwide, but according to a survey by Monster.com, U.S. workers hate it the most.
Once, almost every American wanted to ‘see the world today in a Chevrolet.’ Will Telsa become as iconic?
"I like selected European companies because their business is international," Marc Faber says.
A U.S. debt default would create large confusion and uncertainty in financial markets, the OECD has said in a new report.
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke says the Fed will maintain ultra-easy U.S. monetary policy "for as long as needed."
Minutes from the Federal Reserve's October meeting could help determine the course of interest rates for the rest of the year.
After the immediate needs are met, Philippines will still need to rebuild schools and help children recover emotionally. The NYT reports.
Singapore's foreign-labor restrictions have made it tough for retailers and food outlets to find workers.
It's been a health-care rollout some have called an epic disaster but Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn., told CNBC that Obamacare is more of a "train wreck."
Even as stocks continue to hit all-time highs, Warren Buffett said "they're in a zone of reasonableness."
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 19, 2013/ PRNewswire/-- Stylinity, a new fashion tech startup merging social media, e-commerce and the in-store experience, announced today that it will debut its Style Stage at The Limited. The unveiling of the Style Stage, an internet-ready selfie studio, will take place at The Limited's flagship store at the Easton Town Center in Columbus, Ohio.
Thanks to social media women all over the Middle East are finding ways to help one another start businesses. It's a movement that is about more than economics.
A crucial system for making payments to insurers from HealthCare.gov has yet to be built, a senior government IT official said.
Should the controversy over the September 2012 report go full-blown, it could shake the government's data-gathering operations at their foundation.
Detroit's bankruptcy, and rumblings about tax overhaul, have fueled a big sell off in the municipal bond market. What's next?