Owned by art, film and real estate mogul Zhang Baoquan, Tree Resort World on Sanya Bay bar marks the Chinese government's first tacit approval of a gaming concept outside of Macau.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports oil is hitting record levels. Also, Paul Sankey, Deutsche Bank analyst, weighs in with how to play the oil space, amid growing unrest in Turkey.
Ibrahim Abdulaziz Al-Assaf, Saudi Arabia's finance minister, highlights the impact of Syria's crisis on neighboring Turkey and Lebanon, and in particular, Jordan.
Erdem Basci, governor of the Central Bank of Turkey, tells CNBC that they expect plus four percent growth in 2013 and they have to be careful about rapid credit growth.
Guler Sabanci, chairwoman of Sabanci Holdings, the largest industrial and financial conglomerate in Turkey, speaks exclusively to CNBC's Steve Sedgwick about Turkey's economy in 2013 and her hope that the country will still join the EU.
Julian Mayo, Co-CIO at Charlemagne Capital, tells CNBC that 2013 should be a good year for Russia and which stocks to pick to play its growth.
Lockheed Martin Corp's new F-35 fighter jet has completed over a third of its planned flight tests, but it is still facing problems with the helmet needed to fly the plane, software development and weapons integration, according to a report by the Pentagon's chief weapons tester.
Niklas Zennstrom, co-founder of Skype, believes the next hot tech business can come from anywhere around the globe.
Tim Murphy, Founder & CEO, IP Global says the housing recovery is underway in the U.S. He lists the company's best and worst regional picks for residential property investments.
Mehmet Simsek, Turkey's finance minister tells CNBC, that growth has slowed in Turkey partly on purpose to control inflation but also because of Europe's difficulties, as Europe counts for a chunk of their exports.
A four-day gain in the S&P 500 greeted investors ahead of Thanksgiving, but the rally might not have much room to run, the CNBC “Fast Money” pros said Wednesday.
The Bank of Japan stands pat and the Greek drama plays on — it's time for your FX Fix.
President Obama says the U.S. is constantly communicating with the opposition movement in Syria.
Greece bites the bullet and Japanese GDP sags — it's time for your FX Fix.
Shoppers often fret about the ever-rising costs of every day goods, but this year the cost of a turkey dinner with all the trimmings has risen only slightly from last year.
Traffic congestion in Europe is increasing, with Istanbul topping the list of the cities with the worst congestion on the continent, according to the latest “Congestion Index” by navigation producer TomTom.
CLEVELAND/ CHICAGO- President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney battled down to the wire on Tuesday, mounting a last-minute Election Day drive to get their supporters to the polls in a handful of states that will decide the winner in a neck-and-neck race for the White House.
WASHINGTON- President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney battled down to the wire on Tuesday, mounting a last-minute Election Day drive to get their supporters to the polls in a handful of states that will decide the winner in a neck-and-neck race for the White House.
BAKU, Nov 6- Azerbaijan's $33- billion state oil fund is to help finance the $8 billion Trans-Anatolian natural gas pipeline project to take Azeri gas to Turkey and to markets in Europe, the head of the fund said on Tuesday. Turkey has a 20 percent stake in TANAP, while Azerbaijan's state oil company SOCAR holds 80 percent.
DUBAI, Nov 6- Credit Suisse and Qatar's sovereign wealth fund have set up an asset management joint venture as the gas-rich Gulf state looks to beef up its financial centre and the Swiss bank seeks to tap strong growth in the region.