While many Chinese are swelling with pride over e-commerce giant Alibaba's IPO, they're sore that they won't be able to participate.» Read More
European shares opened sharply higher on Friday, with the latest vote count showing Scotland has rejected independence in a referendum held on Thursday.
There was joy and despair in Scotland in the early hours of Friday morning as a referendum on independence swung in favor of the No vote.
Scotland will remain part of the U.K. after voters rejected independence in a nationwide referendum, the latest results show.
The People's Bank of China (PBoC) eased short-term borrowing costs for banks on Thursday, a "strong signal" that a rate cutting cycle is near.
The chief executive of German business software maker SAP defended the $129-per-share deal to buy U.S.-based software maker Concur.
China has fined GlaxoSmithKline 3 billion yuan ($488.8 million) for paying out bribes in what is a record penalty for China.
Alibaba priced its shares at $68 a piece Thursday and investors are likely to push the price higher when it opens for trading on Friday, analysts say.
Alibaba just turned 15 years old, and on Friday it will become one of the most valuable companies in the world.
Cambridge is a city associated with academic excellence. How is a credit card sized computer developed there revolutionizing education?
While the yen's sharp drop has driven the Nikkei to near seven-year highs, the quick decline is also spurring concerns over the economy.
Apple enthusiasts around the world proved their unflinching loyalty yet again during the global launch of the iPhone 6 on Friday.
Once the ailing part of a family business, Singapore-listed Eu Yan Seng International, is in the pink of health.
Ahead of the Singapore Grand Prix, CNBC's Martin Soong asks Fernando Alonso how he's adjusting to the recent managerial changes at the Ferrari Formula 1 team.
A top Wall Street investment expert doesn't see a stock or corporate bond crash coming anytime soon—even if it's tough to spot cheap assets.
Chinese companies hounded by debt obligations accrued over the past few years are grappling with global ratings agencies.
Subsidies accounted for four-fifths of the profits reported by Chinese steel companies, a dramatic increase in reliance on state support.
Nomura Holdings and co-lenders spent nine months before deciding in August to give Ultrasonic a $60 million unsecured credit facility.
Chinese auto parts producer Wanxiang Group is accelerating the relaunch of Fisker's Karma hybrid luxury car.
London’s currency traders are set for a dramatic fall in bonuses, amid FX investigations and low trading volumes, a new report has found.
It's been a difficult week for the French president and it might get worse as the country's debt rating could be cut on Friday.
Piracy is exploding in the world’s most heavily trafficked commercial waterway, and organized crime is the force behind it.
New research has found that unresolved problems at home could result in stress at work.
Saudi Arabia's ex-head of intelligence has criticized U.S. anti-terrorism tactics, saying Obama was wrong to rule out troops in Syria and Iraq.
A Promo video for CNBC Meets HRH The Duke of York
CNBC Meets' Tania Bryer speaks to HRH The Duke of York, second son of reigning monarch Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh.
In part two, HRH The Duke of York, Prince Andrew talks about his latest charitable projects, public duties and how he addresses his mother, The Queen.
Chinese stocks stormed higher in recent months, but charts indicate they may face a period of consolidation.
Gold fell on concerns that a strong dollar and improving economy could damp demand, and silver charts suggest that bullion may not regain upward momentum soon.
Charts suggest that the downtrend in the euro/dollar is firm ahead of the European Central Bank's (ECB) policy meeting on Thursday.