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A bid by China to rein in its "shadow banking" activity is producing results, thanks to slowing economic growth and tighter regulation.
Iran will try to persuade Saudi Arabia to cut oil production when ministers from the two OPEC members meet this week, Mehr news agency reported.
China's leadership and central bank are ready to cut interest rates again and also loosen lending restrictions, said sources involved in policy-making.
The risks of eating the puffer fish have not dampened demand for the delicacy, but adventurous diners may push one species of puffer to extinction.
How much more bad news must come out of the Japanese experiment in mega-stimulus before Keynesians reassess their assumptions? asks Peter Schiff.
Iran says it will not be possible by a Nov. 24 deadline to reach a deal aimed at resolving the stand-off over Tehran's nuclear ambitions.
A 1914 watercolor by Adolf Hitler fetched 130,000 euros ($161,000) at auction in the German city of Nuremberg on Saturday, the auctioneers said.
Top officials from the U.S. and Turkey emerged from a meeting offering no indication that the two countries had bridged their differences.
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The nuclear pact being negotiated with Iran is unpalatable to Israel, and may hasten a confrontation with Tehran, according to a report.
Sanctions-hit Russian assets remain dangerous territory for many investors but they are not seen as untouchable and some are scouting opportunities.
Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy has lost support in the race for head of the conservative party, a poll showed.
One retailer's worries show how the ongoing West Coast dock labor troubles are affecting the outlook for sales.
Obama’s failure to address the high-skilled visa problem is a huge mistake, says Larry Kudlow.
Ex-Wall Streeter Turney Duff live blogs the Convenant House Sleep Out, where executives and celebrities sleep on the street for a night to raise awareness and money for homeless youth.
The BoE is investigating whether its officials knew of the possible manipulation of auctions designed to inject money into the credit markets. The FT reports.
Royal Bank of Scotland admitted it submitted erroneous data for European bank stress tests in October and had in fact only just scraped through.
Sergei Lavrov accused the West of trying to use sanctions imposed on Moscow in the Ukraine crisis to seek "regime change" in Russia.
The European parliament is poised to call for a break-up of Google, in one of the most brazen assaults so far on the technology group's power.
Central banks in Europe and China on Friday announced moves to ease credit. But the action may have limited impact.
The consumer packaged goods industry is ripe for more mega-mergers like this week's H.J. Heinz and Kraft Foods deal, according to the chief financial officer of a leading food manufacturer.
As more details surrounding the Germanwings plane crash are revealed, the recovery mission in the French Alps continued Thursday.
Military intervention by Saudi Arabia in the conflict in Yemen is ringing alarm bells around the Middle East and the world.
The latest episode of CNBC Meets features Russian tennis star and founder of candy company Sugarpova, Maria Sharapova.
CNBC Meets' Tania Bryer speaks to star tennis player, Maria Sharapova on her childhood and how she discovered her love for the sport.
In part two, Sharapova talks about how she overcame injury, her work with the United Nations and the launch of her candy business, "Sugarpova".
Silver rallied to a one-month high at the end of last week, but charts suggest that a sustainable trend is unlikely to develop.
Charts suggest a new long-term uptrend may be at hand for Chinese stocks despite worries about slowing economy growth killing momentum preciously.
Weaker-than-expected U.S. housing data lifted gold prices from a seven-week low, but charts suggest that investors shouldn't get too excited.