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Jun 08, 2027

Former President George HW Bush dies at 94; Trump designates Wednesday as national day of mourning, markets to close
George H.W. Bush advocated a "kinder, gentler" America and initiated campaigns that ousted one foreign dictator and crippled another.

CNBC World News
Jun 08, 2027

Former President George HW Bush, who led the world out of the Cold War, dead at age 94
George H.W. Bush advocated a "kinder, gentler" America and initiated campaigns that ousted one foreign dictator and crippled another.

CNBC World News
Jun 08, 2027

Former President George HW Bush, who led the world out of the Cold War, dies at age 94
George H.W. Bush advocated a "kinder, gentler" America and initiated campaigns that ousted one foreign dictator and crippled another.

CNBC World News
Jun 08, 2027

Trump designates December 5 as national day of mourning for George H.W. Bush, markets to close
George H.W. Bush advocated a "kinder, gentler" America and initiated campaigns that ousted one foreign dictator and crippled another.

CNBC World News
Jun 08, 2027

Trump designates Wednesday as national day of mourning for George HW Bush, markets to close
George H.W. Bush advocated a "kinder, gentler" America and initiated campaigns that ousted one foreign dictator and crippled another.

CNBC World News
Nov 04, 2026

John McCain: Life and times of an American maverick in photos
Son and grandson of admirals, Navy aviator, POW, congressman, senator, presidential candidate. And maverick. That was John McCain.

CNBC World News
Mar 18, 2026

'Kinder, gentler' and other George HW Bush quotes
Quotations from former President George H.W. Bush.

CNBC World News
Mar 18, 2026

'Kinder, gentler' and other GHW Bush quotes
Quotations from former President George H.W. Bush.

CNBC World News
Aug 21, 2019

A no-deal Brexit could unleash a flood of fake goods in the UK, retail expert says
There could be an "explosion" in goods sold via the grey and black markets in the event of a no-deal Brexit, according to a British retail expert.

CNBC World News
Aug 21, 2019

Uber rival Bolt launches food delivery service in Europe
Bolt is entering an already-crowded field of competitors in the European food delivery market.

CNBC World News
Aug 21, 2019

Huawei faces a 'life or death crisis,' CEO says as he lays out 'battle' strategy amid US pressure
China's Huawei is facing a "life or death crisis" amid continued pressure from the U.S. government, CEO Ren Zhengfei told employees in a memo.

CNBC World News
Aug 21, 2019

Why Chinese overseas investment growth is set to slow further
Chinese overseas investment growth will likely slow or even decline in the next few years as risks around the world increase, according to new research by Moody's Investors Service.

CNBC World News
Aug 21, 2019

Chinese car maker Geely says first-half profit drops 40%
Geely, China's highest profile car maker globally, posted a net profit of 4.01 billion yuan, compared to the 6.67 billion yuan it made in the same period a year earlier.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

US State Department approves possible $8 billion fighter jet sale to Taiwan
The U.S. State Department has approved a possible $8 billion sale of F-16 fighter jets to Taiwan, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said on Tuesday in an official notification to Congress.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi misses revenue estimates as competition heats up at home
Xiaomi's revenue in the second quarter ended June 30 rose to 51.95 billion yuan ($7.36 billion) from 45.24 billion a year earlier. That was short of the 53.52 billion expected by analysts, Refinitiv data showed.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Alibaba is said to have postponed a Hong Kong listing amid protests
Alibaba held a board meeting before its latest quarterly earnings release last week, during which the board decided to postpone the Hong Kong listing, Reuters reported.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Central banks in Asia are cutting rates to prop up their economies — but that may not be enough
"I think (rate cuts) will help, but whether they're going to be sufficient to counter the negative trade pressures and global growth slowdown and impact is debatable," one strategist told CNBC.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Trump just put off a meeting with Denmark because they won't talk about selling Greenland
Trump said on Twitter he was postponing a meeting with Denmark because of its lack of interest in discussing a possible sale of Greenland.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Asia set to trade lower as markets look to central bankers for guidance
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is set to deliver his annual speech on Friday at the Jackson Hole, Wyoming symposium, where he's expected to provide more clarity on the Fed's future intentions.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Asia trades lower as markets look to central bankers for guidance
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is set to deliver his annual speech on Friday at the Jackson Hole, Wyoming symposium, where he's expected to provide more clarity on the Fed's future intentions.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Amazon and SoftBank help UK tech start-ups score record foreign investment
U.S. and Asian investors poured $3.7 billion into U.K. tech start-ups in the first seven months of 2019, research shows.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Huge deals from the likes of Amazon help UK tech start-ups score record foreign investment
U.S. and Asian investors poured $3.7 billion into U.K. tech start-ups in the first seven months of 2019, research shows.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Mike Pompeo tells private crowd that he thinks the China trade war could end by 2020 election
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo privately told business executives and free traders that the trade war could end by the 2020 election.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

China's spending ability has the Pentagon eager to develop hypersonics as the US tries to catch up
The United States does not have a defense against hypersonic weapons, which can travel at least five times the speed of sound, or a little more than a mile per second.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Italian prime minister's resignation kicks off fresh uncertainty
The drama triggered a fresh round of uncertainty over the country's future.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Italian prime minister's resignation kicks off fresh uncertainty and could push up borrowing costs
The drama triggered a fresh round of uncertainty over the country's future and could push up borrowing costs.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Investing in the strange negative yield world — 'It's very hard to wrap your arms around'
The bond market has entered a financial twilight zone, and at this point, there doesn't seem to be a smooth way out.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Trump says Europe will give him anything he wants: 'All we have to do is tax their cars'
President Donald Trump believes he has quite the bargaining chip with the European Union.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Trump renews call for Russia to join G-7 group
Trump renewed calls to readmit Russia to the G-7 ahead of the group's summit in Biarritz, France, this weekend.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Trump renews call for Russia to join G7 group
Trump renewed calls of re-admitting Russia to the G7 ahead of the group's summit in Biarritz, France this weekend.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Italian prime minister announces resignation, bringing Rome closer to snap elections
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced his intention to resign on Tuesday, as a political crisis rumbles on in Rome that could eventually lead to new elections.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Italian prime minister resigns, bringing Rome closer to a snap election
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announces his intention to resign as a political crisis rumbles on in Rome.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Evidence is building that China and Russia's long-haul passenger plane won't arrive on time
The two countries want to smash the civil aerospace duopoly enjoyed by Airbus and Boeing.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Shareholder payouts hit an all-time high for the quarter, but growth is slowing
Dividends paid out by global companies to shareholders have reached a new second-quarter record, according to a new report by investment firm Janus Henderson.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Germany to auction a zero-percent 30-year bond for the first time
Germany will auction a 30-year bond with a 0% interest rate for the first time on Wednesday, according to several media outlets.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Creative skills are critical to protect workers from being replaced by robots, expert says
Experts say creative skills are vital for workers looking to protect themselves from being replaced by new technologies.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Creative skills critical to protect workers from being replaced by robots, expert says
Experts say creative skills are vital for workers looking to protect themselves from being replaced by new technologies.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Robert Shiller says the Fed's rate cut had the opposite intended effect, sparked recession alarm
Nobel prize winner Robert Shiller takes issue with the Federal Reserve's rate cut in July because of the psychological harm it caused the markets.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Elton John defends Harry and Meghan's use of private jets
Singer Elton John has waded into a furor about the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's use of private jets, calling on the British media to stop what he called "assassinations" of the couple's characters.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

The Fed will cut rates five more times before April, analysts predict
The U.S. Federal Reserve will cut interest rates five more times by April 2020, according to analysts at Danske Bank.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Jaguar Land Rover is working on 3D tech that will alert drivers to road hazards
As technology develops, manufacturers are working on a number of systems to improve safety.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Jeffrey Epstein signed a new will just two days before he died
The will details almost $578 million in wealth, to be assigned to an apparently newly created trust, not to his family.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Sony is buying 'Spider-Man' and 'Ratchet & Clank' developer Insomniac Games
Sony wants to build on its success with exclusive titles to rival Microsoft's Xbox console.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Russia accuses US of stirring military tensions after cruise missile test
Russia accused the U.S. of escalating military tensions following the test of a cruise missile that would have been prohibited by a recently-terminated arms control treaty.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

China may have a new way of boosting its economy. Here's what the central bank just did
China has used both monetary and fiscal measures to lift economic activity as its trade war with the U.S. looks set to intensify in the coming months.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Pimco's Ivascyn warns US-China trade breakthrough could trigger a 'powerful snapback' in yields
Several big Pimco funds controlled by Ivascyn have reportedly been trimming their bond market positions in the U.K. and Europe.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

WhatsApp is reportedly in talks to launch mobile payments in Indonesia
WhatsApp will only support payments via local digital wallets due to tough licensing regulations in Indonesia, sources told Reuters.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Indian spacecraft launched last month is now orbiting moon
An unmanned spacecraft India launched last month began orbiting the moon Tuesday as it approaches the lunar south pole to study previously discovered water deposits.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Shares of China's Baidu pop over 8% after earnings beat as CEO says 'temporary pain' will pay off
Baidu posted better-than-expected earnings for the June quarter, swinging back to profit and managing to stabilize its core ad business.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Get rid of Irish 'backstop' and Brexit deal can still happen, Boris Johnson tells EU
U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson told the EU that a Brexit deal can still be approved by U.K. lawmakers.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Why does Thailand have so many coups?
Thailand has been home to more military coup d'états in modern history than any other country.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

World's biggest miner BHP posts largest annual profit in five years
BHP Group posted its largest annual profit in five years and record full-year dividends.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Italy's return to political chaos leaves investors in wait-and-see mode
A furious global hunt for yield has helped to spark a significant repricing of fixed-income markets.

CNBC World News
Aug 20, 2019

Carrie Lam says Hong Kong economy faces 'risk of downturn' amid protests
While Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam painted a bleak picture of the city's economy, she expressed hope that dialogue with protesters could provide "a way out."

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Huawei calls US move to blacklist more affiliates 'unjust' and 'politically motivated'
The U.S. extended Huawei's license by 90 days, but also added more affiliates of the telecommunications giant onto the Entity List.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Beijing's Belt and Road plans could boost the Islamic banking sector
Asia's largest economy has been making increasing inroads in predominantly Islamic countries.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

China lowers borrowing costs — but UBS says the impact will probably be 'very muted'
Beijing will lower borrowing costs for companies, but that may not boost the economy as much as some hope.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Trump urges India and Pakistan to reduce tensions in call with leaders
U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted that he spoke with India's Narendra Modi and Pakistan's Imran Khan, and urged the leaders to work towards reducing tensions in Kashmir.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Japan companies back Abe's tough trade stance against South Korea
Japanese companies broadly support Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's tough trade stance against South Korea, a Reuters poll found.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Asia stocks set to trade mixed as investors await RBA minutes
Stocks in Asia were set to trade mixed on Tuesday as investors await the release of minutes from the Reserve Bank of Australia's July meeting. The People's Bank of China is also set to publish its new loan prime rates under a new mechanism.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Asia stocks advance as China debuts new loan prime rates
Stocks in Asia mostly traded higher Tuesday afternoon as minutes from the Reserve Bank of Australia's July meeting were released. The People's Bank of China also published its new loan prime rates under a new mechanism.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Asia stocks edge higher as China debuts new loan prime rates
Stocks in Asia mostly traded higher Tuesday morning as minutes from the Reserve Bank of Australia's July meeting were released. The People's Bank of China also published its new loan prime rates under a new mechanism.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Asia stocks edge higher as investors await RBA minutes
Stocks in Asia edged higher Tuesday morning as investors await the release of minutes from the Reserve Bank of Australia's July meeting. The People's Bank of China is also set to publish its new loan prime rates under a new mechanism.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Apple is spending $6 billion on original shows and trying to beat Disney to market, reports FT
Apple has spent more than $6 billion on original TV shows and movies for its forthcoming Apple TV service, according to a Financial Times report on Monday.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Stocks rebounding, but new highs may be elusive in trade war
Stocks are bouncing higher but could be trapped in a range longer term, until there's a resolution of the trade wars.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Saudi Aramco in talks with banks about IPO
Saudi Aramco sent a request for proposal to several banks, people familiar with the matter told CNBC on Monday.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Facebook, Twitter accuse China of running disinformation campaign against Hong Kong protesters
Twitter and Facebook have suspended numerous accounts that are believed to be tied to a state-backed information campaign originating from inside China.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Powell gets the chance this week to make up with markets after his 'midcycle adjustment'
The Fed chief will have the opportunity to walk back the "mid-cycle" rate-hike assessment he made in July.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Lobbying giant joins former CNN reporter's battle against Trump ally Duterte in Philippines
Lobbying disclosure reports show Maria Ressa has tapped two partners out of Covington & Burling for a foreign relations campaign against Duterte.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Top Silicon Valley investor who made a fortune on Google compares IPO bankers to ticket scalpers
Sequoia's Michael Moritz says that direct listings worked for Spotify and Slack and will become more common for companies with "courage and intelligence."

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Argentina's opposition candidate says the country cannot pay IMF loan back, wants renegotiation
Alberto Fernandez rocked markets last week when a poll installed him as a likely successor to Mauricio Macri.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Macron and Putin meet over Ukraine but the Russian leader isn't expected to budge
The meeting comes before the Group of Seven (G-7) industrialized nations attend a summit in Biarritz, France.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Macron hopes Putin and other leaders can attend a summit on Ukraine
French President Emmanuel Macron is hosting his Russian counterpart for one-to-one talks.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Trade war impasse casts a 'dark cloud' over outlook for US oil shipments, analysts warn
The ongoing U.S.-China trade war is negatively impacting the outlook for U.S. crude shipments, energy analysts have warned.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Luxury brands must show they are 'good Chinese citizens' after T-shirt territory anger, expert says
Western luxury labels will need to demonstrate that they are good Chinese citizens in the face of territorial sensitivities, according to an expert on branding in the region.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Caution is warranted but US 'should avoid a recession,' economists say
The U.S. and global economy should avoid a recession in 2020, with a combination of strong retail sales, potential monetary policy easing and service sector robustness expected to mitigate slowing growth, according to several leading economists.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

The world's 'largest all-electric ferry' has completed its maiden voyage
As technology develops, the way that larger types of transport are powered is changing.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Why a college education might not be critical for your career
Getting a college degree may no longer be significant for people's careers, according to an expert in the education sector.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

US grants Huawei another 90 days to buy from American suppliers
U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the U.S. will extend a reprieve given to Huawei that permits the Chinese firm to buy supplies from U.S. companies.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

The CEOs of nearly 200 companies just said shareholder value is no longer their main objective
The Business Roundtable, a group of CEOs of nearly 200 major U.S. corporations, gave a new definition of the "purpose of a corporation."

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Microsoft's 'Minecraft' is getting more realistic graphics thanks to a deal with Nvidia
"Minecraft" players will be able to test out the more realistic graphics in a beta version slated for release in the new year.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Cathay's 'unusual position' makes it 'vulnerable to pressure' from Beijing, analyst says
Cathay Pacific's CEO Rupert Hogg officially stepped down on Monday. His sudden resignation comes shortly after Beijing issued a "major aviation safety risk warning" to the airline.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Boris Johnson to face EU leaders for Brexit talks as uncertainty roils UK markets
The U.K. prime minister prepares to meet his German and French counterparts this week.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Huawei's first 5G phone goes on sale in China as it pushes ahead with launch despite US pressure
China's 5G networks are expected to come online in late 2019 and 2020. Huawei's Mate 20 X 5G, which went on sale over the weekend, will be able to connect to those networks.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Amazon is passing along costs of a new digital tax to thousands of French sellers
Amazon is raising seller fees for thousands of small and medium-sized businesses in France because of a new digital tax passed by the French government.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Iranian tanker caught in a standoff with the West heads to Greece
The Grace 1, renamed the Adrian Darya 1, left anchorage off Gibraltar around 2100 GMT. Refinitiv ship tracking data showed early on Monday that the vessel was heading to Kalamata in Greece.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Iranian tanker caught in a standoff with the West heads to Greece, shipping data shows
The Grace 1, renamed the Adrian Darya 1, left anchorage off Gibraltar around 2100 GMT. Refinitiv ship tracking data showed early on Monday that the vessel was heading to Kalamata in Greece.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

China's State Council calls for Shenzhen integration with Hong Kong, Macau
China's State Council has called for greater development of the southern city of Shenzhen and the integration of its culture and economy with neighboring Hong Kong and Macau.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Baidu has already lost over $60 billion since its peak — and earnings are expected to fall further
Baidu is gearing up to release its second-quarter earnings on Monday with the market expecting a sharp decline in profit.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

Baidu has lost over $60 billion in value since its peak — now earnings are expected to fall further
Baidu is gearing up to release its second-quarter earnings on Monday with the market expecting a sharp decline in profit.

CNBC World News
Aug 19, 2019

US tech firms will likely influence decision on whether to extend Huawei's license, IDC says
Ahead of the deadline, U.S. President Donald Trump told reporters that Huawei was a national security threat.

CNBC World News
Aug 18, 2019

The US economy is fine, but watch out for gathering trade storms
The German trade surplus is stifling the economic growth in the rest of Europe, Michael Ivanovitch writes.

CNBC World News
Aug 18, 2019

Malaysia court postpones biggest 1MDB trial involving ex-Prime Minister Najib Razak
The hearing will now begin next Monday to allow time for the completion of a previous trial that revolves around former 1MDB unit SRC International, a Kuala Lumpur High Court judge said.

CNBC World News
Aug 18, 2019

Japan's exports down for eighth month, sales to China slump as recession fears grow
Japan's exports in July fell 1.6% from a year earlier, Ministry of Finance data showed on Monday, dragged down by China-bound shipments of car parts and semiconductor production equipment.

CNBC World News
Aug 18, 2019

Asia stocks set to trade mixed as Treasury yields bounce higher
Stocks in Asia were set to trade mixed on Monday as U.S. Treasury yields bounced higher after plunging last week which sent markets into a panic.

CNBC World News
Aug 18, 2019

Asia stocks gain as Treasury yields bounce higher
Stocks in Asia edged up Monday morning as U.S. Treasury yields bounced higher after plunging last week which sent markets into a panic.

CNBC World News
Aug 18, 2019

Asia stocks rise as Treasury yields bounce higher
Stocks in Asia edged up Monday morning as U.S. Treasury yields bounced higher after plunging last week which sent markets into a panic.

CNBC World News
Aug 18, 2019

Chinese stocks jump as Treasury yields bounce higher; Shenzhen surges more than 2%
Stocks in Asia edged up Monday afternoon as U.S. Treasury yields bounced higher after plunging last week.

CNBC World News
Aug 18, 2019

'Greenland belongs to Greenland': Denmark says selling world's largest island to US is absurd
Trump's is due to visit Copenhagen early next month, when the Arctic will be on the agenda in meetings.

CNBC World News
Aug 18, 2019

Trump says he doesn't want to do business with Huawei due to national security concerns
"I don't want to do business at all because it is a national security threat," Trump told reporters.

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