*Lexus imports cars from Japan for China market. Unlike German peers Audi, Volkswagen AG's luxury division and BMW, Lexus imports all of its vehicles sold in China, from Japan. But high tariffs charged on imported cars make it hard to generate volume and last year, Lexus sold around a seventh of Audi's tally and a fifth of what BMW sold in China.» Read More
The President is on the road doing his best to win public support over his jobs plan. C-Suite insiders tell me they were not surprised to see the President revert to his favorite standby: raising the taxes on people who make $250,000 or more.
A new book claims that President Obama’s response to the economic crisis was hampered by a White House economic staff plagued by internal rivalries, a domineering chief adviser and a Treasury secretary who dragged his feet on enforcing decisions with which he disagreed, the New York Times reports.
Republican presidential candidate Jon Huntsman has his own plans to fix the economy and create jobs. Joining CNBC's Maria Bartiromo, Huntsman discusses plans for tax and regulatory reform.
I think there are parts of the President's jobs plan where we can find some common ground, say House majority leader, John Boehner, discussing the similarities and differences in his plan to put Americans back to work and the White House plan.
Under a tax credit approved by the state's economic development authority, over $400,000 in production costs from the first season of the popular show will be paid for by taxpayers, CNBC's Mandy Drury and Brian Sullivan.
CNBC's John Harwood reports the latest details on House Speaker Boehner's jobs creation plan which does not include tax increases.
House Speaker John Boehner presents the Republican jobs plan to the Economic Club of Washington. CNBC's John Harwood has the details.
Insight on Europe's debt issues and President Obama's plans for job creation, with Austan Goolsbee, former chairman, Council of Economic Advisers, who says getting rid of tax loopholes is a good strategy to pay for facilitating the private sector.
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) shares his thoughts on a no-cost job creation plan that includes major tax reform and rewards Americans for hard work.
Warren Buffett says the two new money managers he hired will be paying taxes at a much higher rate now that they'll be getting a salary from Berkshire Hathaway, but they're not bothered "one bit."
Many of the hedge fund managers at the Delivering Alpha conference are not pleased with Barack Obama's proposal to raise taxes on carried interest. But they're hardly panicking about it either.
Trade unions representing millions of public sector workers announced on Wednesday they would hold a strike ballot over pension reforms, raising the threat of mass walkouts later this year.
Discussing whether the U.S. economy is on the same doomed path as Europe, with Mark Steyn, "After America" author.
CNBC's Maria Bartiromo sits down with Julian Robertson, Tiger Management founder, to discuss a variety of hot topics, including his perspective on the global economic outlook, politics, technology, and investment opportunities.
Has Congress made it too expensive for employers to hire workers? Peter Schiff, Euro Pacific Capital CEO weighs in on regulations and jobs creation.
CNBC's Hampton Pearson has the story on the first Super Committee hearing today at Capitol Hill, and discussing what costs could be cut without hurting the economy, with James Pethokoukis, Reuters columnist and Chris Krueger, MF Global senior political strategy analyst.
H&R Block said Tuesday that it won't offer refund anticipation loans next tax season because it's getting more new clients and the appeal of the high-cost loans is shrinking.
Armed with its own currency, Greece could make its exports more competitive, increase debt servicing capacity, and placate Germany — says blogger Peter Morici.
UK Finance Minister George Osborne faced controversy Monday as allegations resurfaced about him taking cocaine with a former madam.
CNBC's John Harwood shares President's Obama's strategy for getting the legislation passed.
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