The European Central Bank has cut interest rates but what's really needed to get the region's economy going are flexible labor markets, say experts.
McDonald's Corp reported lower-than-expected comparable-restaurant sales for October as sales fell in Japan.
Jose Martins Soares, a chief strategist in emerging markets at Espirito Santo Investment Bank, says the "millennials" are a huge investment opportunity.
What's left in President Mario Draghi's arsenal if the bank needs to unleash further accommodative steps after this week's cut?
Fast food giants are battling with Brazil's independent outlets to gain a foothold in the country's expanding fast food market.
A credit boom in countries such as China means that the world is in a worse position than it was in 2008 when the world was tipped into recession.
The chief executive of Telecom Italia has admitted the company may not be able to avoid further credit downgrades.
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Global equities may have rallied 40 percent off September 2011 lows, but they've got another 13 percent to go by the end of 2014, Citigroup said.
With China expected to unveil some of its biggest economic reforms for 35 years, analysts have speculated that the price of gold could benefit.
Carson Block, foundeder of Muddy Waters, challenged his latest target, Chinese mobile security software company NQ Mobile, to sue him in the U.S.
An Apple iPad demo model exploded on Wednesday in a Vodafone store in Canberra, Australia, pushing customers to evacuate, reported News.com.au.
Ratings agency Standard and Poor's cuts France sovereign credit rating to AA from AA+.
The official website of Singapore's prime minister was hacked by apparent members of international hacking collective 'Anonymous' late Thursday.
Merlin Entertainments priced its stock market float at 315 pence per share Friday.
China's export growth rebounded in October after a tumble the month before, but economists say it's too early to call a turnaround in global demand.
The most powerful storm ever to make landfall battered the Philippines with winds approaching 200 mph early Friday.
German insurer reports third-quarter net profit up 6.3 percent to 1.45 billion euros, beating expectations of 1.41 billion euros.
While Twitter has made significant headway in growing its international user base, it faces the grand challenge of monetizing it.
October's jobs report is expected to be one of the weakest of the year, distorted by the impact of the 16-day government shutdown.
The chief executive of Société Générale, said he is committed to keeping links between Europe and Russia strong, in light of the crisis in Ukraine.
As investors continue to fret over slowing growth in China, Capital Economics say it will in fact be positive for the rest of the world.
A bull market left to run without a correction for this long sets up huge declines, Marc Faber told CNBC on Thursday.
Geopolitical tensions between Ukraine and Russia has accelerated the rally in Nymex oil prices that started in the week of January 18.
As questions on the effectiveness of Abenomics continue before a sales-tax hike takes effect in April, where the yen's headed is anyone's guess.
Worries about U.S. and China's weak economic data have seen gold rise to a three-and-a-half month high on Monday.