Europe's economies were in the spotlight on Thursday, with both the Bank of England (BoE) and European Central Bank (ECB) announcing rate decisions.
Former Enron executive Jeffrey Skilling has been moved to a minimum-security prison camp. Skilling could be out of prison in 2017.
If a city wants to show off, it builds a skyscraper. We look at ten of the world's most innovative and awe inspiring to date.
Everyone in Norway became a theoretical crown millionaire on Wednesday in a milestone for the world's biggest sovereign wealth fund.
The Bank of England (BoE) left interest rates at a record low of 0.5 percent and its asset purchase target unchanged at £375 billion ($617 billion) as expected.
The United States' energy self-sufficiency dream will become a reality by 2020, according to Rex Tillerson, CEO of Exxon Mobil.
IBM plans to jumpstart Watson with a $100 million venture fund to build a business around the supercomputer.
European business morale rose in December, with sentiment in the euro zone back to its average for the first time since July 2011.
After two years of stellar gains for global investment banks, JPMorgan has announced its top picks for the sector in the coming year.
The market horizon may be relatively sunny, but Goldman Sachs sees five key reasons to remain a worrywart.
The rest of the mobile industry may have moved on, but BlackBerry CEO John Chen is betting the future of the company's device business on smartphones with keyboards.
British retailers suffered a sales drop over the festive period, the latest in a long line of disappointing results for the sector.
Chinese tycoon Chen Guangbiao is interested in buying The Wall Street Journal, according to media reports.
Innovations in education are transforming the way our children learn. What will classrooms of the future look like?
Watch out SUV makers, super luxury carmaker Rolls-Royce is "intensely" looking into expanding its line up to include SUVs.
The departing finance director of Standard Chartered will be paid for six months after leaving, despite resigning of his own accord.
Regulators eager to resolve China's local government debt are setting standards for an emerging class of asset management companies. Caixin reports.
Five people died in an explosion at a Mitsubishi Materials Corp chemicals plant in Japan.
Dutch insurance and banking group ING is on track for its planned initial public offering, the group's chief financial officer told CNBC.
As Spain's economy begins to recover from a near-fatal crisis, Latin American is ahead of the pack in gaining a share of the spoils.
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.
The Hindenburg Omen, which proponents claim foretells a major market collapse, is back.
As the Aussie dollar hovers near four-year lows against the U.S. dollar, charts suggest further downside.
U.S. crude oil fell to a fresh five-year low on Monday, starting December on a downbeat, and charts suggest further downside ahead.