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Chris Powell, Secretary at Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee, claims that Western central banks are manipulating gold markets in order to rig currency markets.
As China's new president Xi Jinping is officially voted into power, CNBC's Eunice Yoon takes a look at his path to reform.
Don't expect a striking new look for Samsung's latest Galaxy smartphone. Here's what to look for on the inside.
Brazil, Russia, India and China have been seen as the collective pillar of emerging market growth. But signs indicate that investors are now looking elsewhere.
Apple may be "leapfrogged" on Thursday when Samsung unveils the next generation of its flagship Galaxy smartphone, Business Insider's Henry Blodget told CNBC.
China must stabilize inflation expectations, the head of the People's Bank of China said on Wednesday, vowing to vigilantly manage the risks of rising prices.
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The CEO of Britain's largest insurer told CNBC that continued strong profits and credit reserves would enable the company to withstand two severe depressions.
Increasing tensions with North Korea, a strengthening won versus the yen and weak economic growth - things are not looking great for South Korean equities, the second worst performing stock market in Asia this year.
Cathay Pacific Airways, the world's largest international air cargo carrier, returned to profit in the second half of 2012 but still underperformed ending the year with a huge drop in full year net profit.
While gold is down about 4 percent since the start of the year, this is just a small fraction of the losses seen in the shares of gold miners.
Shipments of tablets running Google's Android will overtake the iPad this year for the first time, the IDC predicted.
National Australia Bank, Australia's largest bank by assets, said it would not engage in a "desperate fire sale" of its UK unit, as it announced restructuring plans to save up to A$800 million ($825 million) a year.
Singapore's police have pledged to share with the FBI evidence they collected in the death of Shane Todd, an American engineer found hanged in his Singapore apartment in June, Singaporean foreign minister, K. Shanmugam, said on Tuesday.
While it might be some time before AirAsia starts flying in India, the near $15 million deal that gives the budget carrier a 49 percent stake in a new Indian airline is restoring confidence in the turbulent sector.
A lobby group representing US technology companies is set to attack India for its domestic procurement policies at a congressional hearing Wednesday, in a sign of growing concern among multinationals about market access in the south Asian nation. The Financial Times reports.
The "reflationary" policies of Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe may be just what the economy needs, but it will come at the expense of Japan's fastest-growing demographic group: its so-called "silver savers.
BHP Billiton Ltd said authorities had asked it about its sponsorship of the 2008 Beijing Olympics and said it had complied with all applicable laws, after media reported it was facing an investigation.
Fears in China are rife that pollution is out of control after 6,000 dead pigs were cleared from a Shanghai river.
Cash-strapped Chinese solar panel maker Suntech Power is likely to be bailed out by the state, despite a temporary reprieve from some debt holders, as it struggles to cover a $541 million convertible bond.
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Murilo Ferreira, CEO of Vale, tells CNBC's Sri Jegarajah why he isn't worried about the recent slump in iron ore prices. He also explains why he remains upbeat on China.
Sonia Irvine, Founder of Amber Lounge, recaps how the Grand Prix VIP after-party began in 2003. The sister of retired Formula 1 driver Eddie Irvine also shares how she juggles work and family.
Martin Schulz, Senior Economist at Fujitsu Research Institute, weighs the pros and cons of a softer currency for Japan.