Investigators probing the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner with 239 people on board have discounted reports the plane may have been sighted over the Maldives.
An investment vehicle for the virtual currency bitcoin has gained backing from some prominent investment firms, according to its parent company Pantera Capital Management.
Oil magnate Harold Hamm tells CNBC why the US should send natural gas to Europe amid growing tensions with Russia.
The race is heating up in the Middle East to develop an international financial center, according to a top Dubai executive.
The investigation into the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines plane, has presented some twists and turns. Here's a timeline of the announcements.
Britain's Chancellor George Osborne revealed that the growth forecasts for the U.K.'s economy had been upped for this year and next, as he presented his budget to parliament.
A golden-haired Tibetan mastiff puppy has reportedly been sold for a whopping $2 million in China, potentially making it the world's most expensive dog.
George Osborne, the U.K.'s Chancellor of the Exchequer, is expected to keep his focus firmly on the austerity agenda in Wednesday's Budget.
The yuan fell more than 1 percent versus the U.S. dollar in the Chinese currency’s biggest swing since its trading band was widened at the weekend.
Shares of Japan Display plunged on their trading debut Wednesday, with analysts attributing the dismal performance to the mispricing of its stock.
China's A-shares have barely budged for the past few years, but a combination of debt-default concerns and reform moves may spur the market higher.
Investors pricing in a rate hike in mid-2015 could get caught off guard, former Federal Reserve Governor Robert Heller told CNBC on Wednesday.
China is in talks to buy at least 150 Airbus passenger jets potentially worth $20 billion when Xi Jinping pays his first visit to Europe as president.
Chinese travelers, while saddened by the missing Malaysia Airlines plane, may not be put off by taking a flight abroad.
Japan's exports rose 9.8 percent in February from a year earlier, well below analyst expectations in a Reuters poll for a 12.4 percent rise.
Toyota will pay $1.2 billion to resolve a criminal probe into its handling of complaints over safety issues, the U.S. Justice Department said.
Defying Ukrainian protests and Western sanctions, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a treaty in Moscow on Tuesday making Crimea part of Russia.
China allowed direct domestic trading of the yuan against the New Zealand dollar to encourage trading as it internationalizes the Chinese currency.
Japan's Fast Retailing is no longer in talks to buy U.S. clothing retailer J.Crew Group from its private equity owners.
Gold is in the midst of its worst two-day stretch since December. But the Commodities King isn't ready to throw in the towel just yet.
The rapprochement comes less than two years after their relationship soured during Cyprus's banking system collapse.
A "solar tree" has been designed to provide shade, charge phones and offer free Wi-Fi.
As private equity turns its focus to the oil sector after a price slide, one exec at the SuperReturn industry conference in Berlin stressed caution.
The latest episode of CNBC Meets features Lauren Bush Lauren, founder and CEO of FEED, niece of former President George W. Bush and the granddaughter of former President George H. W. Bush.
CNBC Meets' Tania Bryer speaks to niece of former U.S. President George W. Bush, and founder of social business FEED, Lauren Bush Lauren.
In part two, Bush Lauren talks about some of the early FEED products first released and the challenges she faced launching the group back in 2007.
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.
Oil has managed a rebound in the past three weeks. Technical analysis suggests a consolidation is under way, but a firm uptrend isn't in place yet.
New stimulus from the BOJ boosted the dollar-yen in the final quarter of 2014, but as upward momentum wans, charts suggest a test is at hand.