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  • TORONTO, Nov 12- Barrick Gold Corp said on Thursday it will sell its stake in four non-core assets in Nevada for $720 million, putting the Canadian mining firmly on track to meet its 2015 debt-reduction target amid a multi-year slump in gold prices. The world's largest gold producer will sell its 50 percent interest in the Round Mountain mine and 100 percent of the...

  • UPDATE 3-Macy's says no to REIT, cuts full-year forecast Wednesday, 11 Nov 2015 | 11:04 AM ET

    Nov 11- Department store operator Macy's Inc cut its full-year sales and profit forecasts on Wednesday and said it would not follow an activist investor's suggestion to form a real estate investment trust, sending its shares down nearly 13 percent. Starboard Value had urged Macy's in July to consider spinning off its real estate assets, valuing them at about...

  • Alibaba partnership 'incredibly exciting': IWOCA CEO Wednesday, 11 Nov 2015 | 12:45 AM ET
    Alibaba partnership 'incredibly exciting': IWOCA CEO

    Christoph Rieche, CEO of business lender IWOCA, explains how European businesses can buy stock on Alibaba's platforms from Chinese suppliers and receive IWOCA trade finance

  • Best possible partners for our new smartwatch: CEO Tuesday, 29 Sep 2015 | 10:24 AM ET
    Best possible partners for our new smartwatch: CEO

    Jean-Claude Biver, Hublot chairman and Tag Heuer CEO, discusses partnering with Google and Intel for a smartwatch and the future of wearable tech.

  • Cisco joins flurry of US-China tech partnerships Thursday, 24 Sep 2015 | 7:03 AM ET
    A pedestrian walks past Cisco Systems signage at the company's headquarters in San Jose, Calif.

    Cisco Systems said it would form a joint-venture with Chinese server maker Inspur to sell networking and cloud computing products in China.

  • Cisco joins flurry of U.S.-China tech partnerships Thursday, 24 Sep 2015 | 12:19 AM ET

    BEIJING, Sept 24- Cisco Systems Inc said Thursday it would form a joint-venture with Chinese server maker Inspur to sell networking and cloud computing products in China, where the Silicon Valley firm faces political pressure and declining sales. Cisco and Inspur said they would invest $100 million in the project, although they offered few other details.

  • CHICAGO, Sept 22- Invention start-up company Quirky Inc, backed by a string of venture capital funds, has filed for Chapter 11 relief and put its smart home platform Wink up for sale, court filings showed on Tuesday. Quirky raised $175 million in equity from investors including RRE Ventures, Northwest Venture Partners, Andreessen Horowitz and affiliates of...

  • SEATTLE, Sept 22- Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg said on Tuesday he sees scope for additional 737 work going to China as the company continues to increase production rates of the single-aisle jetliner, though any changes would not come at the expense of U.S. jobs. "As we ramp up capabilities in China, including additional 737- related work, the actions...

  • Japan's Chiyoda invests in Ezra Holdings Thursday, 27 Aug 2015 | 8:52 PM ET
    Japan's Chiyoda invests in Ezra Holdings

    Engineering firm Chiyoda has the credibility and financial clout to increase the competitiveness of Ezra's subsea services business, says Lionel Lee, CEO of Ezra Holdings.

  • Monsanto sweetens offer for Syngenta to $47B Tuesday, 25 Aug 2015 | 8:28 AM ET

    Monsanto sweetened its offer to buy Syngenta, valuing the Swiss company at around $47 billion.

  • Why this expert isn't fond of Alibaba-Suning deal Thursday, 13 Aug 2015 | 12:14 AM ET
    Why this expert isn't fond of Alibaba-Suning deal

    Muzhi Li, senior analyst at Arete Research, says the partnership with Suning Commerce Group shows that JD.com must have done something right and Alibaba is playing catch-up.

  • Alibaba vs Suning: Who benefits more from alliance? Tuesday, 11 Aug 2015 | 12:33 AM ET
    Alibaba vs Suning: Who benefits more from alliance?

    Dickie Wong, executive director at Kingston Securities, says the partnership with Alibaba will likely boost Suning Commerce Group's revenue for 2015.

  • Alibaba-Suning alliance is a 'win-win': Expert Monday, 10 Aug 2015 | 11:34 PM ET
    Alibaba-Sunning alliance is a 'win-win': Expert

    Alan Haft, partner at Kelly-Haft Financial, outlines the benefits of the partnership between Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba and Suning Commerce Group.

  • UA, NBA expand the court for youth basketball Monday, 10 Aug 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    UA, NBA expand the court for youth basketball

    Under Armour and the NBA to announce an expanded partnership for youth program and the Draft Combine. - USA Today

  • Spotify is feeling the heat from piracy in Asia Tuesday, 2 Jun 2015 | 9:46 PM ET
    Spotify is feeling the heat from piracy in Asia

    Speaking to CNBC at the CommunicAsia in Singapore, Sunita Kaur, MD for Asia Pacific at Spotify, says piracy is the biggest hurdle for the music-streaming service in Asia.

  • Shorten: China-Australia trade pact is positive Tuesday, 31 Mar 2015 | 11:39 PM ET
    Shorten: China-Australia trade pact is positive

    Bill Shorten, opposition leader in Australia, says the free trade deal presents opportunities in sectors like services. He also discusses Australia's participation in the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.

  • US official: We support AIIB's goal Tuesday, 31 Mar 2015 | 11:16 PM ET
    US official: We support AIIB's goal

    Catherine Novelli, U.S. Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy and the Environment, says the U.S. supports the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank's goal in infrastructure development.

  • New Obama-Modi dynamics to benefit both leaders: Pro Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 10:23 PM ET
    New Obama-Modi dynamics to benefit both leaders: Pro

    Eswar Prasad, Senior Professor of Trade Policy at Cornell University, discusses the improvement in ties between U.S. President Obama and Indian Prime Minister Modi.

  • The significance of US-India nuclear trade progress Sunday, 25 Jan 2015 | 10:47 PM ET
    The significance of US-India nuclear trade progress

    Jahangir Aziz, Head of EM Asia Economic Research at JP Morgan, says the breakthrough in long-stalled nuclear talks is a "big huge step forward" in getting U.S. technology into India.

  • Obama reveals nuclear breakthrough on India trip Sunday, 25 Jan 2015 | 6:43 PM ET

    Barack Obama and Narendra Modi unveiled plans of nuclear trade and to deepen defense ties, in hopes of a strategic partnership.