South Africa's Minister of Finance, Pravin Gordhan, has accused the UK of trying to "pass the buck entirely onto the South African side" following the fallout from the UK government's withdrawal of aid.
Despite an Italian court ruling that Italy's former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi should go to prison, the leader of the center-right bloc could once again dodge Italy's legal system.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.
Recently published health care figures from the federal government confirm what health advocates have been screaming about for years: charges vary enormously, NBC News reports.
Gov. Rick Scott (R-Fla.) told CNBC he hopes for a five times return in five years for the $19 million of incentives given to Hertz to relocate its headquarters from New Jersey.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Tomorrow, traders will be watching U.S. oil inventories as well as China trade data.
Steven Rattner, Willett Advisors chairman, discusses how the budget stalemate in Congress is impacting the economy and markets.
CNBC's Ross Westgate tells you what the markets will be watching as we approach the start of trading in the U.S.
Rep. Ed Markey (D-MA) and Rep. Gabriel Gomez (R-MA) are campaigning to fill John Kerry's Senate seat. Rep. Gomez shares his plan for growth.
Warren Buffett and Bill Gates said it's only fair that online retailers collect state sales taxes, just as brick-and-mortar stores do.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Traders are watching the situation in the Middle East and whether violence could spread throughout the region, she says.
Arvind Ramakrishnan, principal Asia analyst at Maplecroft, discusses the summit between the U.S. and South Korea and says no change of strategy against North Korea is likely to be induced.
CNBC's Louisa Bojesen tells you what the markets will be watching as we approach the start of trading in the U.S.
Bruno Jeanbart, director political studies and opinion polls at Opinionway, explains why Francois Hollande has suffered such in steep fall in popularity during his first year in office.
Steen Jakobsen, chief economist at Saxo Bank, comments on euro zone data and explains why the discussion over ending austerity only makes business people confused.
Bruno Le Maire, Member of Parliament for the UMP party, outlines the three reasons why the Franco/German relationship is not in a good shape.
Roger Nightingale, economist at RDN Associates and Steve Sedgwick have a heated debate about whether Europe can be blamed for Britain's problems.
Bridget Welsh, Associate Professor, Political Science at Singapore Management University (SMU) says Barisan Nasional won only by a razor thin majority in a significant number of states. She says issues of recounting, spoiled votes and a sudden surge of new voters raises questions on how the Malaysian Electoral Commission has handled the voting process.
Advocates on both sides of the aisle want to lower the official corporate tax rate and the country's biggest companies are in favor, but how? NYT reports.
CNBC's John Harwood takes a look at whether the positive employment report will translate into political clout for President Obama.