Forbes has "leaned in," releasing its list of the world's 100 most powerful women, looking largely outside the corporate C-suite for power players.
Significant monetary easing from China's central bank may be just around the corner, according to Barclays.
Technical pressure could continue to weigh on gold in the days ahead.
Oone fund manager has told CNBC that only a fresh macroeconomic sea-change could push investors back into buying the precious metal gold.
Edward Snowden defended his report of the American government's surveillance programs to spy on its people, and described himself as a patriot.
Australian officials said they had searched where four signals thought to be by MH370 had been heard, and had now discounted it as its final location.
As if the Winter Olympics did not have enough existential problems, it now seems that nobody is much interested in staging, the New York Times reports.
This year has been tough for dollar bulls betting on stellar greenback gains, but they're not giving up.
UK needs to start raising interest rates soon if it wants to avoid sharp increases in the future, a BoE official has warned, the FT reports.
Rather than blaming China's slowing economy on the usual property and debt suspects, some analysts are pointing the finger at the war on pollution.
Japan's retail sales tumbled 4.4 percent on year in April as a rise in the country's consumption tax weighed on spending, data on Thursday showed.
The outlook in Asia for exports, one of the key swing factors for the region's broader economy, remains uncertain, economists say.
Markets are braced for the first negative quarterly GDP reading in three years, and they should look past it, despite the buying frenzy in bonds.
India's newly appointed Finance Minister, Arjun Jaitley, has drawn a mixed response from investors.
Thai Facebook users were alarmed when the ICT Ministry blocked Facebook access at military request, but the junta blamed a technical problem.
Alibaba’s money market fund, Yu’e Bao, has pulled in $90 billion in 10 months. Institutional Investor reports.
Porter Erisman, Former VP, Alibaba.com & Alibaba Group, tells CNBC discusses the rise of the Chinese e-commerce giant ahead of its U.S. market debut.
Japan will be able to pursue a military export deal when its defense and foreign ministers meet their Australian counterparts in Tokyo next month.
Founded by rapper and producer Dr. Dre and music mogul Jimmy Iovine, Beats is a key vendor in the multibillion-dollar premium headphone market.
BlackRock CEO Larry Fink said that leveraged ETFs contain structural problems that could 'blow up' the whole industry one day.
Solar power could trump alternatives like fossil fuels, wind, hydro and nuclear to be the world's largest source of electricity by 2050, according to an energy watchdog.
Speculation over how mainland authorities will tackle Hong Kong's worst uprising in decades is mounting.
The U.K. economy grew more than previously thought in the second quarter of 2014, new data showed on Tuesday.
Expectations that the Fed will raise interest rates coupled with growth headwinds in Europe have pushed the U.S. dollar index higher.
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.