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Business leaders must work to reject the 'nation first concept,' CEO says

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 06:58
The CEO of Suntory supports free trade agreements to overcome prevailing protectionism.

Amazon is threatening Google's ad space monopoly, CEO of the world's largest ad firm says

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 06:43
Amazon is threatening Google and Facebook's dominance of the digital ad space, Martin Sorrell told CNBC at the World Economic Forum in Davos on Tuesday.

Research firm gives its prediction for when the next US recession will happen

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 06:12
A long period of U.S. economic growth could be interrupted in the coming years, despite historically low unemployment.

Alibaba's Jack Ma thinks he knows how to save China's 'left-behind children.' He's asking for help

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 06:11
Jack Ma, the billionaire founder of Alibaba, is trying to improve education for millions of Chinese children.

Mnuchin vs. Fink — two heavy-hitters of finance are about to battle it out

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 05:55
The World Economic Forum in the snowy mountains of Davos will this year bring together two of the most eminent economic minds in the United States.

What is Davos?

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 04:42
Some of the world’s most powerful leaders take over the town of Davos, Switzerland every January. CNBC’s Elizabeth Schulze explains why.

FBI director reportedly threatened to resign over Trump, Sessions pressure to fire deputy director

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 04:32
Wray, who became FBI director in August, was feeling pressure to replace deputy director Andrew McCabe, Axios says.

Singer Neil Diamond announces retirement following Parkinson's diagnosis

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 04:25
Singer, songwriter and performer Neil Diamond announced his retirement from touring after a Parkinson's diagnosis.

The Bank of Japan holds monetary policy steady

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 04:16
The Bank of Japan concluded its two-day monetary policy meeting on Tuesday.

China's online quiz craze is attracting millions of players — and tech giants are jumping on board

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 04:13
Chinese tech companies are using cash prizes to draw millions of users to take part in online quiz shows.

China invites Latin America to take part in One Belt, One Road

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 03:38
China invited Latin American and Caribbean countries to join the "One Belt, One Road" initiative.

Puerto Rico will try and privatize its bankrupt power utility

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 03:23
The governor of Puerto Rico announced Monday his intentions to privatize the island's beleaguered power utility.

South Korea to ban cryptocurrency traders from using anonymous bank accounts

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 03:12
South Korean regulators on Tuesday announced new rules on the use of real-name accounts in the cryptocurrency market.

Trump signs bill to end government shutdown

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 02:59
The legislation provides Congress with an additional 17 days to negotiate a longer-term immigration reform package.

South Korea is miffed about Trump's latest import taxes

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 02:44
The decision is "excessive" and "regrettable," South Korean trade minister Kim Hyun-chong said.

Mike Bloomberg: Trump's solar tariff will 'destroy US jobs' and raise electric bills

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 02:22
Mike Bloomberg said the U.S. decision to tax imported solar cells will destroy American jobs and raise electric bills.

Asian shares soar on firm US lead following end of US government shutdown

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 01:57
Major Asian indexes rose following the stronger lead from Wall Street.

Here's why one investor is way more comfortable with marijuana than bitcoin

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 01:26
ETF Managers Group Founder and CEO Sam Masucci threw caution to the wind with his latest marijuana ETF — and it's paying off.

Facebook engineer invents new unit of time, but loses his job before it gets approved

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 01:22
A Facebook engineer invented a new unit of time but left the company after it shuttered his VR production unit.

Samsung says US tariffs on washers a great loss for American consumers

Tue, 01/23/2018 - 01:21
Samsung said the U.S. government's decision to impose taxes on imported washing machines was a loss for Americans.