Bates Gill, CEO of United States Studies Centre, says "old-style issues" such as tariffs remain the major sticking points in the final stage of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) talks.» Read More
London and New York are still the most important cities for the super-rich despite stiff competition from the emerging economies, a report into attitudes of the wealthy has revealed.
Greg Smith, Group CEO, Global Commodities, says forward oil prices are trading below spot prices because they haven't factored in tensions with Iran. He adds that the price could rise to $150 given the risks of conflict with Iran.
CNBC's Mary Thompson reports on whether banks are the best way to play the comeback in the U.S. economy, with the Fast Money traders.
Some nations around the globe are in considerably worse debt positions than others. Here are nations with the world's greatest debts.
The first upside target for the Dow is 13,900, even though many will focus on the psychologically convenient round number target of 14,000.
The pope's visit to Cuba is providing a rare opportunity to see first hand the economic state of one of the last bastions of socialism, and whether or not a few new market-oriented laws are the start of meaningful change.
Jon S. Corzine, the former chief executive of MF Global, was told during the brokerage firm’s final day of business that a crucial transfer of $175 million came from the firm’s own money — not from a customer account, according to an internal email, the New York Times reports.
Hundreds of millions of dollars worth of goods have been exported from the U.S. to Cuba for the past several years, and it's legal—despite the fact that an embargo is still in place.
A new industry report says Americans lost $30 billion worth of cell phones last year, reports USA Today.
TroopSwap is a full-fledged e-commerce and daily deals site exclusively for veterans, service members and their families. The discount site offers up to 90 percent off on everything from skydiving to legal services, vacations and restaurants.
The US Treasury Department said AIG has repaid taxpayers $1.5 billion, more than a year ahead of schedule.
If you're still writing your resume for the humans, you’re doing it wrong. You've got to win over the machines if you want to get hired. Here are some tips for winning a robot recruiter's heart.
The housing market in the United States is set to hit a low if monetary policy in the country is tightened, according to the CEO of Savills, John Lyons.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg has the story on Diamond Foods halting dividend payments; Insight on why expediting construction of the southern half of the Keystone X-L Pipeline could actually push gas and diesel prices up in some parts of the country, with Philip Verleger, PKVerleger.
Europe will see a recession this year and Portugal is likely to follow in Greece’s footsteps as the country struggles with high borrowing costs, according to the Managing Director of Market Research and Strategy at Roubini Global Economics.
Dissecting the day's major business news, including HP's shakeup, Oracle's earnings call, the rally in financials, and more, with the Fast Money traders. CNBC's Jane Wells also reports on a victory for Chinese solar stocks.
Some celebrities, including Lauryn Hill, fell out of good standing with the IRS, and paid dearly for it. Read ahead to see some of the celebrities who just didn’t get that return in on time.
Douglas Oberhelman, Chairman & CEO, Caterpillar says he's very optimistic about 2012. Paul Donovan, MD & Deputy Head of Global Economics, UBS joins the discussion.
When you put what’s happening in the U.S. in context with what other countries have to offer, the U.S. could be considered the best place invest, the “Mad Money” host says.
Dissecting the day's major business news, with the Fast Money traders, including the top non-dividend paying companies with the biggest amount of cash on their books, with Colin Gillis, BGC Financial.