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British Prime Minister Theresa May managed to persuade her cabinet to back her draft Brexit agreement, but markets are still watching to see if the deal will win parliament's approval. » Read More
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Artificial intelligence will not be replacing people, but will make them "far more capable," according to Peter Schwartz of Salesforce.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the pace and push of using technology in the financial sector should serve to improve the lives of the world's most marginalized people.
The mainland China markets, which have been closely watched by investors because of the ongoing U.S.-China trade war, saw losses on the day with the Shanghai composite shedding 0.85 percent while the Shenzhen composite declined by 0.401 percent.
Europe's tech sector bounced back after dropping nearly 4 percent on Monday, as stocks recovered from a U.S. equities sell-off led by Apple.
An audio tape of Jamal Khashoggi's killing may not implicate Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, according to Donald Trump's National Security Advisor.
European companies are unlikely to continue business with Tehran even if their governments wish otherwise, the White House's National Security Advisor said on Tuesday.
China is committed to opening up its financial sector like it has indicated, but it will be on its own time, said Mike Wells, Prudential Group CEO on Tuesday.
The automated stall-prevention system found on Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 models can push a plane's nose down "unexpectedly and so strongly" that pilots can't pull it back up even when flying manually, The Wall Street Journal reported.
Markets in mainland China were positive on the day, as shares in Australia, Japan and South Korea saw broad declines.
Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad commented on the state of the oil market less than a month before OPEC and non-OPEC members are scheduled to meet in Vienna to vote on their next policy decision.
"As you can see from the midterm elections, he has not done so well. The chances of him getting a second term is a bit bleak at the moment," the Malaysian leader told CNBC.
E-commerce in Southeast Asia is still at the "beginning of the journey" and witnessing "accelerating growth," says CEO of Lazada Singapore.
"At the end of the day, emerging markets equities look very cheap now. It's time to get in," Mobius, co-founder of Mobius Capital Partners, told CNBC's "Street Signs."
The spending will focus on strengthening infrastructure to withstand earthquakes and frequent flooding, according to a presentation made at the Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison told CNBC that Australia's national policies have not been impacted by the recent change in government.
Before the Trump administration began calling for unimpeded commerce and an end to authoritarianism in the Indo-Pacific, both Japan and Indonesia already had their own policy ideas for the critically important region.
Don Lam of VinaCapital explains how Vietnam has gained in the short term as a result of the ongoing U.S.-China trade war.
It may be a term which is often used, but there is no simple definition of an emerging market. The category now includes huge countries like China, India and Indonesia, but also others like Ethiopia and Cambodia. CNBC's Xin En Lee finds out what's behind the term.
There is a "great disparity" between the countries in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, says Dane Chamorro of Control Risks.