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  • *New blow on top of damage from Russia- Turkey row. The attack in Istanbul's cultural and touristic heart, carried out by what the authorities say was a member of Islamic State who entered the country as a Syrian refugee, marked a shift in tactics by the radical Sunni group in Turkey. Coming after anti-government protests and small-scale attacks by leftist...

  • BENGALURU, Jan 14- Economic growth is losing momentum across emerging and developed economies as is inflation, with trouble in China now the biggest worry for 2016, according to the overwhelming majority of hundreds of economists polled by Reuters around the world. Elwin de Groot, senior market economist at Rabobank, warned that the world could no longer rely...

  • Turkey blast kills 5, wounds 39: Governor's office Thursday, 14 Jan 2016 | 1:03 AM ET
    Tourists walk in front of Hagia Sofia after it has been reopened to media and public in Istanbul, Turkey on January 13, 2016.

    Kurdish militants launched a car bomb attack on a police complex in southeast Turkey's Diyarbakir province, killing five people and wounding 39.

  • Turkey detains 3 Russians suspected of ISIS ties Wednesday, 13 Jan 2016 | 7:00 AM ET
    Turkey detains 3 Russians suspected of ISIS ties

    Turkish authorities apprehend suspects with possible connections to Islamic State.

  • LONDON, Jan 13- Emerging equities rallied on Wednesday after better-than-expected Chinese trade data, whilst a rise in the oil price after eight days of selling lifted beaten-down Russian and Gulf stock markets. "Things are looking a bit better because of China- not just the export numbers but also the actions it took by intervening on FX and stocks," said...

  • Terrorism sends shockwaves globally Wednesday, 13 Jan 2016 | 4:30 AM ET
    Terrorism sends shockwaves globally

    CNBC’s Hadley Gamble discusses how the recent bomb attack in Istanbul, Turkey is impacting the country and raising awareness that terrorism is a global issue.

  • NEW YORK, Jan 12- Oil fell briefly below $30 a barrel on Tuesday, extending a relentless selloff that has wiped almost 20 percent off prices this year amid deepening concerns about fragile Chinese demand and the absence of output restraint. Some analysts warned of $20 a barrel; Standard Chartered said fund selling may not relent until it reaches $10.

  • NEW YORK, Jan 12- Oil slid to within pennies of $30 a barrel on Tuesday, extending a relentless selloff that has wiped almost 20 percent off prices this year amid deepening concerns about fragile Chinese demand and the absence of output restraint. Some analysts warned of $20 a barrel; Standard Chartered said fund selling may not relent until it reaches $10.

  • NEW YORK, Jan 12- Crude oil prices lost more than 2 percent on Tuesday, extending a relentless selloff to trade within cents of $30 a barrel for the first time in 12 years on concerns about fragile Chinese demand and the absence of restraint in global production. It was at $30.65, down 90 cents, at 11:43 a.m. EDT. West Texas Intermediate crude fell to a low of $30.10,...

  • CNBC update: ISIS blamed for bombing in Istanbul Tuesday, 12 Jan 2016 | 10:30 AM ET
    CNBC update: ISIS blamed for bombing in Istanbul

    Turkey's prime minister blames ISIS for bombing in Istanbul; Pope Francis releases his first book, and Alabama beats Clemson to win the college national championship title.

  • Istanbul suicide bomber was IS member: Turkish PM Tuesday, 12 Jan 2016 | 10:16 AM ET
    Tourists hold umbrellas to shelter from the rain in the central square inside the Blue Mosque, also known as the Sultan Ahmed, in Istanbul, Turkey, on Friday, June 14, 2013

    The suicide bomber who killed at least 10 foreigners in Istanbul was a foreign member of Islamic State, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said.

  • Turkish hacker to serve 334 years in jail Tuesday, 12 Jan 2016 | 7:00 AM ET
    Turkish hacker to serve 334 years in jail

    26-year-old Onur Kopcak stole data from 54 credit cards

  • Istanbul explosion kills 10 people Tuesday, 12 Jan 2016 | 6:02 AM ET
    Istanbul explosion kills 10 people

    The "Squawk Box" news crew reports the blast occurred in a popular tourist area in Turkey.

  • Istanbul explosion kills 10 people Tuesday, 12 Jan 2016 | 6:02 AM ET
    Istanbul explosion kills 10 people

    NBC's Richard Engel reports on the blast in central Istanbul square, which killed at least ten people and left 15 injured.

  • This hacker just got sent down for 334 YEARS Tuesday, 12 Jan 2016 | 3:04 AM ET
    Hacking mobile phone laptop

    World's unluckiest hacker? A 26-year-old Turk is to serve 334 years in jail for bank fraud – including stealing the data of 54 credit cards.

  • *Turkey is home to 2.2 million Syrians. Number of firms set up by Syrians in Turkey rising. GAZIANTEP, Turkey, Jan 6- Sitting in the bare office above his factory where thousands of baby rattles and plastic bottles are cranked out every hour, Saad Chouihna believes that if you can make it in Turkey, you can make it anywhere.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 31- Microsoft Corp experts concluded several years ago that Chinese authorities had hacked into more than a thousand Hotmail email accounts, targeting international leaders of China's Tibetan and Uighur minorities in particular- but it decided not to tell the victims, allowing the hackers to continue their campaign, according to former...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 30- Microsoft Corp experts concluded several years ago that Chinese authorities had hacked into more than a thousand Hotmail email accounts, targeting international leaders of China's Tibetan and Uighur minorities in particular- but it decided not to tell the victims, allowing the hackers to continue their campaign, according to former...

  • 2015 was a ‘lost year’ for Turkey: Economist Wednesday, 30 Dec 2015 | 8:20 AM ET
    Istanbul

    The past 12 months marked a “lost year” for Turkey, which would have seen stronger growth had it not been for geopolitical tensions.

  • This was a 'lost year' for Turkey: Economist Wednesday, 30 Dec 2015 | 2:30 AM ET
    This was a 'lost year' for Turkey: Economist

    Lubomir Mitov, chief economist for Central and Eastern Europe at UniCredit, says 2015 was a “lost year” for Turkey, as it should have benefited from gains in Europe, but was instead weighed down by politics.