China is losing competitiveness to lower-cost producing countries like Vietnam and Indonesia, which is pressurizing its manufacturing sector, says Stanley Szeto, Chairman & CEO of Lever Style.» Read More
Chinese cellphone chip designer Spreadtrum Communications will be acquired by a unit of government-owned Tsinghua Holdings for a raised offer price of about $1.78 billion.
Euro zone factory output fell in May for the first time in four months, data showed on Friday, suggesting a fragile and uneven recovery in the bloc.
As the world's second largest economy suffers a deepening slowdown, neighboring rival India could be a major benefactor from China's lackluster performance, say economists.
Ford will reduce the price of its 2014 Focus Electric compact car by 10 percent, the latest in a series of price cuts by major automakers on their battery-powered cars.
China's Lenovo overtook U.S. tech giant Hewlett-Packard (HP) to become the No. 1 personal computer (PC) maker in the world, according to two technology research firms Gartner and IDC.
The two countries are meeting to discuss everything from security to economic issues, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers. And Peter Baum, Essex Manufacturing, weighs in on China's impact on U.S. markets and businesses.
China's export figures are not good news for GDP figures, which will be released on Sunday night.
Analysts are expecting a dismal second-quarter earnings season but Alcoa, first out of the gate, beat on both earnings and revenue.
Ronald DeFeo, chairman and CEO of Terex, shares his thoughts on why there is a lack of manufacturing jobs in the U.S., and weighs in on interest rates, debt and taxes.
What makes America a great place for manufacturing? Richelieu Dennis, Sundial Creations CEO, and Marc Essenfeld, Tribeca Oven CEO, discuss the employment market and manufacturing in the America.
Despite the improvement in the overall jobs picture in the U.S—as non-farm payrolls grew by 195,000 in June—employment in American manufacturing is still bleak.
CNBC's Eamon Javers breaks down the latest number on jobs. And, Anthony Chan, Chase Private Client; Adam Hersh, Center for American Progress; Kevin Hassett American Enterprise Institute; Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, and CNBC's Steve Liesman and Rick Santelli provide perspective on June's accelerated job growth.
New software has been developed that aims to restrict the manufacture of 3-D-created firearms.
New orders for US factory goods rose for a second straight month in May, adding to tentative signs of stabilization in manufacturing after a recent slowdown.
Ray Boulger, senior technical manager at John Charcol, talks about the U.K.'s Help to Buy scheme, how it can boost manufacturing and where the risks lie.
A look at all the latest economic data including housing, manufacturing and jobs, with Barry James, James Advantage Funds president. "We find that earnings go up, and stock prices go up after a cut in spending by the U.S. government," he says.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the latest numbers on factory orders. And General Motors posted a 6.5% jump in June sales, reports CNBC's Carl Quintanilla.
U.S. buyers snapped up new cars and trucks in June at a pace not seen since before the recession. Continuing demand for big pickups helped boost sales for Detroit's automakers.
Apple has applied for a trademark for "iWatch" in Japan, a patent official said on Monday.
Anthony Chan, Chase Private Client; Adam Hersh, Center for American Progress; Kevin Hassett American Enterprise Institute, and Mark Zandi, Moody's Analytics, dissect the most important economic data of the month and its likely impact on the markets.