The absence of President Donald Trump and key members of his cabinet at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos this week probably won't matter all that much, analysts told CNBC, but it is an accurate reflection of global affairs over the last 12 months.
China posted highly anticipated growth figures for 2018 on Monday amid a trade dispute with the U.S., its largest trading partner.
In just a few years, mobile pay has become so ingrained in the lives of Chinese people that they are driving stores in overseas tourist destinations to adopt the technology.
The Transportation Security Administration is calling up reinforcements that normally assist with natural disasters to counter a shortfall in airport screeners, unpaid during the partial shutdown.
China on Monday reported that there were 15.23 million births in 2018 — the lowest since 1961 when 11.87 million births were reported, according to data on financial services firm Wind Info.
First-term Democratic Senator Kamala Harris of California, launched her 2020 campaign for the White House on Monday.
U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May is due to lay out a 'Plan B' for Brexit to lawmakers on Monday
The impact of tumultuous geopolitical affairs on global growth is one of the biggest concerns for the president of the World Economic Forum (WEF).
France has seen over the last two months repeated street and violent protests – a scenario that could become more mainstream worldwide, the Edelman Trust Barometer Report warned Sunday.
The European Union's dilly-dallying on trade and investment issues with China is incomprehensible, Michael Ivanovitch writes.
A Huawei board member said the company is committing to being more transparent for "the foreseeable future."
The Israeli military said its jets struck a series of Iranian military targets in Syria early Monday.
An ad from McDonald's Taiwan that sparked a row about whether it showed support for the country's independence from China has been withdrawn. The commercial showed a student's exam admission ticket stating her nationality as Taiwanese.
Russia's communication watchdog opened administrative proceedings against Facebook and Twitter for failing to comply with local data laws.
WhatsApp's initial cap on message forwarding came after the spread of rumors led to several killings in India.
With the new tax law, you need to think critically about what kind of mortgage you take out and how you pay it off, says "Shark Tank" star Kevin O'Leary.
Hong Kong's once world-beating port needs to raise its game or risk falling further behind competitors in Shanghai, Singapore and elsewhere, industry experts say.
In a report published on Monday, the charity revealed that billionaire fortunes rose by 12 percent in 2018 as the poorest half of the world saw its wealth decline by 11 percent.
The economy and religion will likely take center stage as Indonesian President Joko Widodo seeks re-election, experts told CNBC.
The U.S. has called on Russia to destroy a new cruise missile system which it said constituted a "direct violation" of the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty.