Alibaba has appointed a former top Goldman Sachs executive as president to lead the Chinese e-commerce giant's international expansion.
Billionaire private equity professional David Rubenstein has told CNBC that oil prices will bounce back over time.
From a "Grexit" to the closure of banks, here are six myths about the Greek crisis, says Nicholas Economides, an NYU professor and adviser to Greece.
Fear of becoming too heavily reliant on Apple and Google accelerated the decision of Germany's carmakers to buy Nokia's HERE mapping unit.
Innovative technology is helping bring camping and barbecuing into the 21st century. How?
Investment guru Mark Mobius dismissed claims that oversupply is behind oil's selloff, and believes the end of the broader commodities rout is near.
Amazon and Netflix are challenging established TV and movie studios by poaching top talent. Here are 12 stars that have flocked to the platforms.
London's Shire said it was seeking to buy U.S. firm Baxalta in a $30 billion deal to create a global specialist in medicines treating rare diseases.
According to a new research, the standard used to determine the ideal indoor temperature is based on the body heat of the average man.
In the crowded and competitive U.K insurance market place, the battle for new customers is heating up, the chief executive of Direct Line told CNBC.
Spot gold's tumble to a half-decade low has injected fear into the hearts of many miners, but not in Australia.
The Australian dollar rallied after the Reserve Bank of Australia surprised some by tempering its call for a lower currency, triggering a short squeeze.
With earnings season now in full swing, China remains the buzzword – but for all the wrong reasons.
Copper tumbled to a six-year low on Monday, as weak manufacturing data and the selloff in Chinese equities continued to weigh on industrial metals.
Results easily beat analyst estimates, as costs cuts and currency gains made up for slightly weaker vehicle sales.
Philippe Brassac makes his mark with a management reshuffle, as the bank nears a settlement with U.S. authorities on sanctions.
China has stepped up its short-selling crackdown with new rules that prevent traders borrowing and repaying stocks within a day.
US carrier has a major change of heart, announcing it would no longer accept lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros and buffalo trophies.
Second-quarter operating profit eases 3 percent on slowing China sales, leading carmaker to caution that earnings momentum was slowing.
A former bond trader has launched a high-end take-out service that's bringing Michelin-starred dining to London's living rooms.
Old military campaigns in the Middle East have come back to haunt the West as weapons left behind have fallen into Islamic State's hands.
Metal prices crumbled on Monday thanks to a toxic combination of the prospect of poor Chinese demand and a stronger U.S. dollar.
Investigations into the Paris attacks have focused on a small European country that is now emerging as a breeding ground for Islamic extremism.
CNBC Meets hosted a special event in New York, speaking to a panel of celebrities and business leaders including Richard Branson and Ashley Judd on their philanthropic goals and aspirations.
Dolly Parton has formally opened the doors of the latest addition to her growing Dollywood theme park empire, the "DreamMore" resort.
Tania Bryer speaks to fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg about her extraordinary life.
Nymex oil may have a prolonged sideways consolidation between $38 and $48 but charts suggest that, long-term, it has further to fall.
The euro-dollar developed an end-of-downtrend pattern starting in March 2015, but it didn't pan out.
The Shanghai Composite index's breakout move above its long-term resistance level near 3,400 signaled a bullish uptrend.