The unfolding Russia-Ukraine crisis isn't a systemic risk, one analyst told CNBC, warning that political tensions across the Middle East and Africa deserve greater attention.» Read More
As the Singapore Yacht Show gets under way this week, experts told CNBC the city state was on the cusp of becoming the 'Monaco of the East.'
The Nikkei 225 finished its worst trading week since March 2011 on Friday, with analysts highlighting a change in sentiment towards Japan's benchmark index.
The world of cleanings, chores and tasks is clearly now entering the realm of on-demand ordering, with the likes of HomeJoy and TaskRabbit.
Is this Wall Street' selloff the start of a market correction or just a temporary blip? Tell us what you think.
The fallout from the diplomatic dispute between Russia and Ukraine will continue to affect the oil price for months, according to the International Energy Agency.
Rating agency Fitch raised its outlook on Portugal's debt rating to "positive" from "negative" on Friday, citing the country's strong progress in cutting its budget deficit.
Samsung's Galaxy S5 boasts a variety of new features, but does it have what it takes to prevent users from jumping back on the Apple bandwagon?
In a bid to boost the U.K. economy, the government will back lending to U.K. exporters – despite concerns it might be exposed to increased risk.
The Greek government floated 3 billion euros worth of 5-year bonds at 4.95 percent on Thursday. What does it signal?
British construction output shrank in February, as floods and heavy rains in many parts of the country delayed work.
Chinese importers' defaults on soybean cargos may spur debt concerns, but such defaults aren't unusual and China's soybean business has been struggling.
Britain's Co-operative Bank apologized to customers on Friday after confirming a loss of 1.3 billion pounds ($2.2 billion) for 2013 and said it would not make a profit in 2014 or 2015.
The latest acoustic signal detected was unlikely to be from the missing plane, Australian officials said on Friday.
The Internet bug has made private data on many of the world's major websites vulnerable to theft by hackers.
President Vladimir Putin warned on Thursday that Russian gas supplies to Europe could be disrupted if Moscow cuts the flow to Ukraine over unpaid bills, drawing a U.S.accusation that it is using energy "as a tool of coercion".
Hillary Clinton ducked a thrown shoe, expressed surprise, cracked a couple of jokes and continued her keynote speech on stage at Las Vegas.
China's consumer prices rose 2.4 percent in March from the year-ago period, official data showed on Friday, just shy of a Reuters poll for a 2.5 percent increase.
George Osborne will round on detractors who said Britain's economy could not grow amid austerity and set out a vision for strong growth, the FT reports.
Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey is exaggerating future budget deficits so he can get out of election commitments, said former deputy PM Wayne Swan.
The fastest growing messaging application in the world told CNBC they are struggling to break into the world's second largest economy.
A host of business figures in the UK has come out against Scottish independence on economic grounds - but is this just “scaremongering” as some claim?
One of the world’s best-known billionaires got involved in the Scottish independence debate, as the small state shifts to the top of the agenda.
"Would you wear it?" This has been the question asked worldwide since the launch of the Apple Watch. Experts gave a mixed verdict.
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.
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.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average posted its largest annual gain last year and while momentum has slowed, investors are questioning whether the rise has run its course.