Brazil is freeing up more than $20 billion in its banking system as its economy struggles to escape "stagflation". The FT reports.» Read More
Singapore's PM promised a "strategic shift" in his country's approach to "nation building" as he laid out plans to address widening income disparity and other threats. The FT reports.
Everbright Securities faces tough sanctions as it apologized for a glitch in its computer systems that caused a spike of more than 5 percent in domestic stock indexes last week.
The trial of senior Chinese politician Bo Xilai will start on Thursday, he will face charges of bribery, corruption and abuse of power.
One of the U.K.'s top business lobbying organizations has raised its growth forecasts for the U.K. this year and next after a better-than-expected round of economic data, but warned that unemployment will be "sticky".
As the army crushes the Muslim Brotherhood on the streets of Cairo, having swept away its elected president, Egypt is being portrayed as the graveyard of the Arab Spring.
Egypt's bourse suffered its largest one-day drop in four months on Sunday after hundreds of people were killed in a crackdown by the army-backed government on supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood.
If you think the Dow's rise this year is unsustainable and a pullback is inevitable, there are ways for bears to bet on a bust. One is the short ETF.
Mining giant Glencore Xstrata is expected to write down the value of assets inherited from Xstrata by as much as $7 billion, when it reports first-half earnings on Tuesday.
With record U.S. oil production, one could assume large oil companies have an urge to make a deal by snapping up smaller, more nimble producers, but analysts say it wouldn't be a good idea.
Egypt's stock market fell sharply on Sunday as it resumed trading after hundreds of people were killed in a crackdown by the army-backed government on supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood.
Remember the days when you could take a mortgage big enough to buy a house and furnish it, a car to park outside and a holiday to celebrate? Those days haven't gone away in parts of Europe.
Authorities have opened a bribery investigation into whether JPMorgan Chase hired children of powerful Chinese officials to help the bank win business, the New York Times reports.
Those exchange-traded funds that use leverage and benefit double and triple on stock market moves could cause the next big market crash, according to the Fed.
The Japanese car company has launched Project Drive-In, an effort to rescue at least some of the remaining theaters that continue to operate once the sun goes down.
"You shouldn't fire someone in public" seemed to be on everyone's lips this week, thanks to an episode at AOL. Of course when a CEO gets fired, it's always very public.
A ferry sank in the central Philippines on Friday killing at least 28 people after colliding with a cargo vessel owned by a company involved in the world's worst peacetime maritime disaster nearly 30 years ago.
Egyptian authorities rounded up more than 1,000 Islamists as the Muslim Brotherhood leadership defiantly called a week of nationwide protests starting on Saturday after a day of carnage.
The Fed gathering in Jackson Hole and the minutes of the last Fed meeting could keep markets volatile in the week ahead.
Yahoo named former eBay executive Maynard Webb as its permanent chairman. The move comes as CEO Marissa Mayer's turnaround effort hits the one-year mark.
United Technologies said one of its units was responsible for a problem with fire-fighting systems discovered in some Boeing Dreamliner jets.
Israelis have used smartphones, mobile applications and telecoms technology to try to minimize casualties in the latest conflict.
The S&P 500, considered to be the a leading indicator of U.S. equities, is flawed, according to one of the U.K.'s most successful hedge fund managers.
Facebook reported bumper earnings growth, but some analysts have called into question how long the party will last.
CNBC meets Aerin Lauder, the granddaughter of beauty icon Estee Lauder, on her businesses and stepping away from the family dynasty.
CNBC Meet's Tania Bryer speaks to Aerin Lauder, granddaughter of the late Estee Lauder, founder of the billion dollar beauty empire.
In part two, Aerin Lauder talks about her decision in 2012 to launch her own luxury lifestyle brand.
Gold prices have seen a rebound after a four-month low and there is potential for this rally to turn into a trend breakout.
The DOW closed above 17,000 on a strong U.S. jobs report, but charts suggest momentum may slow.
Indonesia will elect a new president this week and while the outcome looks less certain, charts suggest that stocks are set to rise.