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World's biggest Bible factory is in... China? Fri, 7 Nov '14 | 1:09 AM ET
A machine pulls in the first page of 'The Bible of the Woman' into the production line.

The world's biggest Bible factory has just published its 125 millionth copy – in officially atheist China. The Financial Times reports.

Armand de Brignac champagne

Having already conquered the music market, hip hop royalty Jay Z is entering the luxury end of the alcohol business.

Internet of Things: Are we nearly there yet? Thu, 6 Nov '14 | 10:37 AM ET
A solar-powered camera using Spark

We might have been talking about it for years, but it's far from obvious that the so-called Internet of Things has arrived.

London icon's new lease on life  Fri, 7 Nov '14 | 9:00 AM ET
Battersea power station

CNBC's Phil Han reports from the Battersea Power Station and finds out more about this multi-billion dollar redevelopment of the site.

Web Summit: Top tech trends  Thu, 6 Nov '14 | 7:00 PM ET

If you've missed CNBC's coverage of the final day of the 2014 Web Summit, here's what you should know.

Is this the future of work email? Thu, 6 Nov '14 | 5:32 AM ET

Tech entrepreneurs are working on tools to help cut businesses' reliance on "old-fashioned" email.

ECB's Draghi: Disagreeing is 'normal' Thu, 6 Nov '14 | 9:56 AM ET
Mario Draghi, president of the European Central Bank (ECB).

The ECB held its key interest rates at record lows Thursday amid media reports of dissent over Mario Draghi's leadership and communication style.

A woman walks next to a sculpture by artist Harrie Fasher titled 'Which way forward?' overlooking Sydney's coastline on October 27, 2014.

CNBC's Matthew Taylor visits the annual "Sculpture by the Sea" exhibition, which features 109 sculptures by local and foreign artists lined along Sydney's iconic Bondi beach.

Chinese tycoon paid what for a van Gogh?! Wed, 5 Nov '14 | 10:34 PM ET

A Chinese tycoon dished out $61.8 million for a van Gogh masterpiece this week, the highest auction price for a painting by the artist in 16 years.

A general view of the APEC logo at Olympic Park in Beijing, China.

When major world leaders descend upon Beijing for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit on November 7, many locals will be on holiday.

Modi, Ma debut on Forbes 'most powerful' list Wed, 5 Nov '14 | 11:59 PM ET
Narendra Modi, India's prime minister, gestures as he speaks at a seminar hosted by Nikkei Inc. and Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) in Tokyo, Japan, on Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014.

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the highest ranking newcomer on 'The World's 72 Most Powerful People' list compiled by Forbes.

Why the high street loves designers  Wed, 5 Nov '14 | 7:00 PM ET

As H&M's latest collaboration with Alexander Wang reaches stores worldwide, CNBC investigates whether retailers make any money from guest collections and what the next trends will be.

Country's central bank governor insists it is not facing the same deflation risks as the euro zone.

9 reasons you may never use cash again Wed, 5 Nov '14 | 7:29 AM ET

Some cash alternatives have been around for more than 50 years; others are just popping up. A look at 10 that will shift the paradigm.

Price growth of luxury property in major cities slowed in the third quarter as the darkening outlook for the global economy resulted in a lull in sales.

Do you know what your company is doing? Wed, 5 Nov '14 | 1:49 AM ET

The 124 largest publicly traded companies are opaque, with few fully revealing their holdings or anti-corruption steps, Transparency International said.

Topshop opened a new flagship store on Fifth Avenue in New York and celebrities Beyoncé and Cara Delevingne were at the launch.

Drone delivery in London  Tue, 4 Nov '14 | 7:00 PM ET

CNBC's Phil Han takes a look at one tech start-up that says they have tested a revolutionary new drone delivery system.

Ready, set, go! The running track masters  Tue, 4 Nov '14 | 7:00 PM ET

What is the secret of German company BSW's success?

Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Alsaud and wife Princess Amira

One of the world's richest men has spent $2.2 million in legal fees so far fighting a libel battle with Forbes. The FT reports.

'Best whisky in the world' no longer Scottish Tue, 4 Nov '14 | 2:57 AM ET

A Japanese whisky has been named the "best in the world", upstaging traditionally favored Scottish brands, according to a new ranking.

Draghi to face challenge on ECB style: Sources Tue, 4 Nov '14 | 11:45 AM ET
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi talks in Naples, October 2, 2014.

Central bankers plan to challenge ECB chief Mario Draghi on Wednesday over his management and communication style, ECB sources said.

Can the 'Brittelstand' rival Germany? Tue, 4 Nov '14 | 12:49 AM ET

Germany's network of medium-sized global companies has long been credited with driving the country's economy. But can the model be used in the U.K.?

Chinese customers buy gold jewellery at a goldsmith shop in Hefei, east China's Anhui province.

Even with gold prices dropping to near 4-year lows, buyers in China aren't tempted, suggesting prices have further to fall.

CNBC's Phil Han takes at a look at how some fashion retailers are turning to digital campaigns this Christmas.

A visitor looks at Chariot by Alberto Giacometti at Sotheby's auction house in London.

"Chariot" could help pull the increasingly top-heavy art market through another record-breaking auction season.

Why a pony-tailed academic could rock Spain Mon, 3 Nov '14 | 8:40 AM ET
The leader of the Podemos party, Pablo Iglesias

Political fears in Spain have focused on Catalonia’s independence bid, but the rise of a new radical-left party could be equally destabilizing.

Dennis Gartman

Equity prices are on a long-term climb, according to Dennis Gartman, who now admits he was wrong in calling a bear market two weeks ago.

What's tech's most important innovation? Sun, 2 Nov '14 | 9:56 PM ET

Disruptive innovation plays a significant role in today's marketplace. Vote in our poll and tell us which one you think is key.

Insects could be on your dinner menu, soon Sun, 2 Nov '14 | 11:52 PM ET
In certain countries in Southeast Asia, grasshoppers are eaten as a good source of protein.

Feeding the world's growing population is a major issue for global policy makers, and Euromonitor thinks it has the answer: insects.