Euro zone annual inflation held steady at 0.2 percent in July, far below the European Central Bank's target.» Read More
Talks to agree a new bailout for Greece ran into trouble on Friday after Athens raised hurdles for negotiators, forcing them to postpone their arrival. The FT reports.
Greece has requested a new loan facility from the IMF, the country's finance ministry said on Friday.
From software companies to drugmakers to fast food chains, economic weakness in China is denting multinationals' financials this earnings season.
According to the latest Big Mac Index, the value of the dollar continues to fatten in much of the fast-food eating world.
Greece started loosening restrictions on foreign transfers by businesses on Friday, unblocking imports held up after the country introduced capital controls last month.
Secretary-General of Organization of Economic Co-operation and Development, Angel Gurría, talks on the CNBC Conversation.
The preliminary China Caixin PMI for July dropped to a 15-month low, with analysts pinning the hit on the recent stock market crash and weak export demand.
Following a less-than-stellar growth report card for the June quarter, economists are increasingly divided on South Korea's economic outlook.
Testifying before a skeptical Senate committee, Secretary of State John Kerry showed support of the Iran nuclear deal. The NYT reports.
Greece's most influential think tank warned of a sharp drop into recession just hours after parliament approved a second package of reforms aimed at securing a new bailout.
Ebola briefly returned to the headlines this week with a scare at a hospital in New York, but the deadly virus continues to claim victims in West Africa.
U.S. stock index futures traded mixed, amid a swathe of major earnings including Amazon.com, Caterpillar, McDonald's and General Motors.
Japan's exports rebounded in June fueled by strengthening overseas demand, however, imports remained subdued due to the effect of lower commodity prices.
RBNZ cut its interest rate to counter headwinds posed by tumbling dairy prices and low inflation, and said more easing was coming.
South Korea's economy grew just 0.3 percent on-quarter in the second quarter, as consumption was battered by an outbreak of MERS.
Anyone who says the Chinese consumer may have hit a reset has a "fundamental" misunderstanding of the country's market, one expert said.
The Iran deal's American negotiators didn't heed the lessons of the financial crisis when they struck the nuclear accord, says Rabbi Benjamin Blech.
Signs of a recovery in big European states such as France suggest 2016 could be the best year for the region in over a decade, one fund manager says.
Australia's top central banker Stevens said interest rate cuts remained on the table, but cautioned too much easing could lead to longer-term dangers.
Indian policymakers needn't worry about deficient rains bringing back ghosts of inflation past, economists argue.