McDonald's plans to spend up to $3 billion next year to open 1,500 new restaurants and remodel 1,000 others.
The only way the Fed can get out of QE is to achieve "high endurable growth," Pimco's Mohamed El-Erian says.
Passengers flying over the EU will be able to use the internet and check emails from their cellphones, according to new rules.
JPMorgan Chase canceled a question and answer session on Twitter with a veteran investment banker after being flooded with insults.
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President Obama said Thursday he 'heard loud and clear' the complaints of people who had their policies canceled, and said an administrative fix would help.
The euro zone's economy grew by 0.1 percent in the third quarter of 2013, marking a slowdown from an expansion of 0.3 percent in the second quarter.
Ireland will make a clean break from its bailout next month without a credit line.
The chief executive of one of Singapore's biggest listed firms has been awarded the top honors at CNBC's Asia Business Leaders Awards.
Aerospace and defense group EADS said higher-than-expected manufacturing costs for its new wide-body model were proving challenging.
JPMorgan’s relationship with the daughter of China’s former prime minister points to its strategy for building influence in China.
Gold demand slumped in the third quarter as bullion-backed exchange traded funds suffered sizable outflows and Indian consumption dwindled.
The recent easing of prices may be relatively short‐lived, the International Energy Agency said on Thursday, as demand picks up and production problems in Libya and Iraq continue to weigh on supply.
Sotheby's held the biggest auction in its history on Wednesday, led by a record-setting $105 million work by Andy Warhol.
Insurance giant reports that third-quarter earnings growth was driven by new business profit in Asia, up 20 percent year-to-date to £990 million.
An economics prize looks to ease Britain's housing crunch by challenging entrants to come up with a new garden city design.
A scaling back of the Federal Reserve's stimulus program can be expected in the next couple of months, Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman said.
Japan's economy grew 0.5 percent in the third quarter from the previous one, slowing from a 0.9 percent expansion in the April-June period.
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Rebekah Brooks, the former newspaper editor on trial for phone-hacking, had her own voicemail repeatedly targeted by a private investigator.
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The CEO of Publicis has said the negotiations with China regarding its merger with Onmicom is taking energy out of the day to day running of the firm.
Amazon is preparing to roll out a device that features a custom 3D interface and offers Amazon's products and services, according to a report by BGR.
A breakout pattern and new uptrend are yet to emerge for the Shanghai Composite Index – recent activity indicates three possible patterns ahead.
Gold prices have fallen about 7 percent since its 2014 high but brace for further losses as the downtrend remains intact.
Come April, the price will fall to 530 yen with the sales tax completely excluded, and retailers can choose to absorb none, some or all of the tax.