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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
Jan 23, 2020

George Soros says Chinese President Xi is 'trying to exploit Trump's weaknesses'
Liberal billionaire George Soros slammed Trump and China on Thursday at his annual dinner on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Venezuela crisis is 'comparative to Syria': Opposition leader Juan Guaido pleads for international support in Davos
Guaido's arrival in Davos comes exactly one year after the opposition leader declared himself to be Venezuela's rightful interim president.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Greta Thunberg hits back after Mnuchin says she should study economics in college
Thunberg's comments come shortly after Mnuchin criticized her financial credentials at the World Economic Forum.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

S&P 500 turns positive after WHO calms coronavirus fears
Stocks clawed back some of their earlier losses after the World Health Organization quelled some of the fears around the deadly coronavirus.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Germany's finance minister Scholz says he's 'confident' that a US-EU trade deal will happen
President Donald Trump has said that dealing with the EU has been tougher than conversations with China.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Netflix stock rises 5%, just two days after a mixed earnings report
The spike in Netflix comes a day after investors sent the stock down 2% following a mixed earnings report earlier in the week.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

The world could have just 5 or 6 currencies by 2040, Brazil's economy minister says
There are more than 100 recognized currencies in the world at present.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

White House has started work on second round of tax cuts to boost growth, Mnuchin says
The White House has started work on a second round of tax cuts even as the budget deficit continues to grow, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Calls for a US 'digital dollar' rise as China powers ahead with a digital yuan
The Fed is continuing to "carefully analyze the costs and benefits of pursuing such an initiative in the U.S."

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Greta Thunberg hits back after Mnuchin says she should study economics at college
Thunberg's comments come shortly after Mnuchin criticized her financial credentials at the World Economic Forum.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Jeff Bezos phone hack claim blaming crown prince is a 'total lie,' Saudi's al-Jubeir says
Explosive allegations regarding the hacking of Jeff Bezos' phone are "nonsense," Saudi Arabia's minister of state for foreign affairs said.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Libya could be the new Syria, Merkel warns
Angela Merkel has warned business and political leaders that the ongoing conflict in Libya could have similar ramifications to the war in Syria.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Nearly half a billion people globally struggle to work enough, says UN labor agency
More than 470 million people worldwide are working fewer paid hours than they would like to or lack access to paid work, says the International Labour Organization.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

BlackRock's Larry Fink says he feared a 'severe backlash' for his climate crisis letter to CEOs
BlackRock's assets under management totaled nearly $7 trillion in the third quarter of 2019.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Too early to say if 'phase one' trade deal can raise shipping volumes, Maersk CEO says
The world's largest cargo shipping firm witnessed zero trade volume growth in the fourth quarter of 2019.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Australian minister claims PM Scott Morrison has led 'historically unprecedented' bush fire effort
Australian Finance Minister Mathias Cormann also said the bush fires and climate policies were "two different issues."

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Lebanon's former foreign minister tries to defend Davos trip as country faces economic collapse
Gebran Bassil, Lebanon's former foreign minister, came to Davos "on his own expenses," he told CNBC at the World Economic Forum.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Mnuchin says Greta Thunberg can tell us what to do 'after she goes and studies economics in college'
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin sharply criticized the financial credentials of 17-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg on Thursday.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Watch ECB chief Lagarde speak after latest policy decision
European Central Bank President Christine Lagarde is speaking in Frankfurt after the bank's latest decision on monetary policy.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

ECB holds rates as strategic review gets underway
The European Central Bank (ECB) on Thursday held interest rates steady as it launched its first strategic review since 2003.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

China cares as deeply about A.I. ethics as the US, Microsoft CEO says, as he calls for global rules
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella called for rules around artificial intelligence uses such as facial recognition as a growing number of technology executives, including Alphabet's CEO, call for the technology to be regulated.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

The 'old idea' of maximizing profits is now 'part of the past': Publicis chair
Companies are now becoming "extremely serious" about sustainability, where previously they were all about shareholder value, according to an ad industry veteran.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Finland's Sanna Marin hopes women leaders will be the 'new normal'
Finnish prime minister Sanna Marin discusses gender equality in politics at the 2020 World Economic Forum in Davos.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

UK-EU trade deal? Here's what Europe's leaders, officials and business want
The U.K. is about to take the momentous step of leaving the EU on January 31 and it has set itself an ambitious deadline to strike a trade deal.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

UK-EU trade deal? Here's what Europe's officials and business leaders want
The U.K. is about to take the momentous step of leaving the EU on January 31 and it has set itself an ambitious deadline to strike a trade deal.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

'The real growth will be predominantly in gas,' Dutch storage firm says
Royal Vopak's CEO was speaking to CNBC at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Tesla is paving the way and we appreciate that, VW CEO says
Volkswagen Group has pledged to launch eight new electric and hybrid cars in 2020.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

The US could still put tariffs on EU carmakers despite new trade talks, Wilbur Ross says
The United States could still apply tariffs on European carmakers, despite their aim to put together a new trade deal, the U.S. Commerce Secretary told reporters in Davos Thursday.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

IIF chief warns of 'white elephants' amid record global debt
With global debt set to exceed $257 trillion in the first quarter of 2020, the head of the Institute of International Finance (IIF) has warned that "white elephants" in emerging markets could pose a problem.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

The Netherlands is 'spending tremendously,' minister says as pressure builds to boost growth
The Netherlands and Germany are facing increasing pressure to spend more money to boost economic growth.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Virus outbreak to cost Chinese box office at least $210 million this weekend, data shows
On Thursday, all seven Chinese films scheduled for release during the upcoming Lunar New Year holiday announced they were pulling screenings.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Mnuchin says Thunberg can tell us what to do 'after she goes and studies economics in college'
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin sharply criticized the financial credentials of Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg on Thursday.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

One year on: The day Venezuela became known as the country with two presidents
Venezuela's internationally-recognized government concedes the last 12 months have been "very tough."

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

We simply provide evidence: Climate scientists reject Trump's 'prophets of doom' criticism
An intensifying climate crisis is top of the agenda at WEF, which takes place in the Swiss Alpine town of Davos.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Europe stands firm on tech tax in the face of Trump's tariff threats ... for now
Europe appears to be standing firm for now when it comes to plans for digital taxes on U.S. tech giants, despite President Trump threatening to retaliate.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Conflict between the US and Iran would be a 'disaster,' says Pakistani prime minister
A conflict between America and Iran would be "much, much more difficult" than the one in Afghanistan, Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan said.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Siemens boss says Trump would back his company in Middle East reconstruction projects
President Donald Trump would support Siemens' role in reconstruction projects in Iraq and Syria, the German conglomerate's CEO told CNBC.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Indian industrialists at Davos say they aren't too worried about IMF growth downgrade
The IMF marked down India's growth projection for 2020 by 1.2 percentage points from its October forecast and expects Asia's third-largest economy to grow by 5.8% before jumping up to 6.5% in 2021.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Too many teens aspire to be teachers and lawyers — and it could have major consequences, OECD says
Young people are not being creative enough when it comes to mapping out their careers, and it could have major consequences for the future of work, according to a new report from the OECD.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

China coronavirus: The confirmed cases and where they are
Here's a snapshot of the latest update on the fast-spreading China coronavirus.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

'The worst has yet to come,' analyst says of China coronavirus outbreak
Much is still unknown about the spreading China virus, and one analyst says there could be more clarity after the Lunar New Year holidays.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

ECB to launch first review since 2003 in a bid to tackle its inflation problem
The central bank's first strategic review since 2003 will analyze why that is the case and whether that target, or how its calculated, needs to change.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Coronavirus outbreak could 'significantly affect' travel volume to Australia, Moody's says
Tourists from China now account for over 15% of total short-term inbound travelers to Australia, as compared with just 4% in 2003, according to Moody's.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Mainland Chinese stocks drop as much as 3.5% as coronavirus fears grip investors
Investor sentiment has taken a hit this week as a coronavirus that has infected hundreds in China spreads. The World Health Organization postponed a decision Wednesday over whether to declare the disease a global health emergency.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Firefighting plane crashes in Australia, killing 3 Americans
Coulson Aviation in the U.S. state of Oregon said in a statement that one of its C-130 Lockheed large air tankers was lost after it left Richmond in New South Wales with retardant for a firebombing mission.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Three die after crash of Australian aircraft fighting bushfires
The state's rural fire service had said it lost contact with the C-130 Hercules aircraft shortly after 2 p.m.

CNBC World News
Jan 23, 2020

Chinese treasury futures surge as new virus spreads
Chinese government bond futures surged on Thursday as investors' worries heightened over the spread of a new flu-like virus that has forced China to lock down a city of 11 million people.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Where to see cherry blossoms in Japan — without the crowds
Kanazawa offers history, geisha sightings, teahouses, famous gardens and a sublime cherry blossom season — with a fraction of the tourists.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Mainland Chinese, Hong Kong stocks tumble as coronavirus death toll rises
Investor sentiment has taken a hit this week as a coronavirus that has infected hundreds in China spreads. The World Health Organization postponed a decision Wednesday over whether to declare the disease a global health emergency.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Japan exports shrink for the 13th month in a further blow to the economy
The 6.3% year-on-year fall in exports was worse than a 4.2% decrease expected by economists in a Reuters poll. It followed a revised 7.9% year-on-year decline in the previous month.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

India's shadow lending sector is in a 'better position' after two years of clean up, says bank chairman
Rajnish Kumar, chairman of the State Bank of India acknowledged that India's shadow lenders — or non-bank financial companies — still face challenges, but he struck an optimistic tone about the future.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

WHO officials try to contain China coronavirus — as well as public fears — as outbreak spreads
The WHO is reconvening Thursday to decide whether the virus should be classified as a global health emergency after coming to a split vote.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan again calls for Trump to mediate on Kashmir dispute
While Pakistan has always called for international mediation to the Kashmir dispute, India has maintained it is a bilateral issue.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Chinese stocks drop as coronavirus death toll rises
Investor sentiment has taken a hit this week as a coronavirus that has infected hundreds in China spreads. The World Health Organization postponed a decision Wednesday over whether to declare the disease a global health emergency.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Trump impeachment trial highlights: Bolton-Biden witness trade is 'off the table,' Schumer says
Lead House impeachment manager Adam Schiff kicked off the trial proceedings with an overview of Trump's alleged abuses of power obstruction.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Public transportation suspended in China city to combat coronavirus outbreak
China's National Health Commission said Thursday there were 571 cases of the new coronavirus as of midnight local time on January 22.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

WHO postpones decision on declaring China coronavirus a global health emergency
The WHO convened an emergency meeting to determine whether the deadly coronavirus that emerged in China is a global health emergency.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Boeing wants to resume 737 Max production months before the planes return to service
Boeing suspended production of the 737 Max this month as their grounding goes on longer than expected.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Tesla short sellers could help Elon Musk score a payday worth hundreds of millions
Tesla is still one of the most heavily bet-against stocks in the U.S. even as the stock almost daily hits record highs.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Coronavirus: US companies restricting China travel as outbreak spreads
General Motors, Ford and Norwegian Cruise Line are among U.S. companies that have placed temporary restrictions on travel to or from Wuhan, China, where the coronavirus first emerged.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Italy is not in another political crisis, economy minister says after Di Maio resignation
Italy is not facing another political crisis, the country's economy minister told CNBC just hours after a key government figure stepped back from his duties.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Public transportation suspended in China city to combat coronavirus outbreak, says state media
China's new virus, which is believed to have started in Wuhan, rose to 17 on Wednesday with more than 540 cases confirmed.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Boeing wants to resume production of 737 Max months before the planes return to service
Boeing suspended production of the 737 Max this month as the grounding wears on longer than expected.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Here's how the Saudis allegedly hacked Jeff Bezos' phone, and how to protect yourself
The report shows how outsiders can monitor seemingly private phone messages. However, while tools like those described in the report exist, they are costly and rarely used against normal citizens.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Jamie Dimon says his one big worry is negative interest rates
J.P. Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon said that negative interest rates are one of the only things that concern him in a market that's otherwise in a "Goldilocks place."

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

French finance minister says the battle over digital tax is not over yet
Bruno Le Maire, the French finance minister, said his country had accepted a postponement of the tax payments to the end of 2020.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Al Gore compares climate crisis to historic events like 9/11
Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore believes an intensifying climate crisis constitutes a "challenge to our moral imagination."

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

EU trade deal is the priority ahead of one with the US, Britain's finance minister says
The U.K.'s priority is to strike a trade deal with the European Union ahead of the U.S., the country's Finance Minister Sajid Javid said Wednesday.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Watch: WHO officials hold news conference on the coronavirus outbreak
The World Health Organization convened a panel of experts in Geneva to discuss the Wuhan, China, coronavirus in an emergency meeting.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to visit Ukraine next week, sources say
Ukrainian officials are preparing for the visit, scheduled for Jan. 30-31.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

BP's CEO chides AOC and Bernie Sanders for their 'completely unrealistic' Green New Deal ideas
"The world needs all forms of energy," BP's Bob Dudley said in a CNBC interview from Davos. "Less emissions, but all forms of energy."

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Meghan and Harry can flee to Canada but they will still owe taxes in the US
You can move to a different continent to escape your in-laws, but as long as you're still an American, the IRS will always be in your life. Here's what's ahead for the Duchess of Sussex as tax season kicks off.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

India may be going through a mental health 'revolution,' says Bollywood star Deepika Padukone
Deepika Padukone, one of India's highest paid actresses, says the country is at the "beginning of the revolution" in terms of mental health.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

UN calls for investigation into alleged Saudi crown prince involvement in Bezos phone hack
Forensic reports allege that the Saudi government carried out a cyberattack against Bezos to extract large amounts of data from his phone, including nude photos sent to his mistress.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

New York the top city globally for entrepreneurial talent, Adecco says
New York is the best city in the world for talent competitiveness, according to annual rankings by HR provider, the Adecco Group.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

China coronavirus deaths rise to 17, heightening global alarm
The previously unknown and contagious coronavirus strain emerged from the central city of Wuhan, with cases now detected as far away as the United States.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Controversial judicial reform still 'needed,' Polish prime minister says after EU battle
Poland continues to have a strained relationship with Brussels after several years of legal disputes.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

'This is Battle of the Bulge. This is 9/11': Al Gore compares climate crisis to historic events
Former U.S. Vice President Al Gore believes an intensifying climate crisis constitutes a "challenge to our moral imagination."

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

CDC confirms first US case of coronavirus that has killed 17 in China
Health officials have also confirmed cases of the Wuhan coronavirus in Thailand, South Korea, Japan and Taiwan.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

69% of HR professionals say work-life balance is the key to job satisfaction, according to LinkedIn
The professional networking site and Glint surveyed over 7,000 talent professionals and hiring managers in 35 countries.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Trade deal with the EU is a priority ahead of one with the US, Britain's finance minister says
The U.K.'s priority is to strike a trade deal with the European Union ahead of the U.S., the country's Finance Minister Sajid Javid said Wednesday.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

'Extraordinarily positive': Renault chair claims Nissan relationship has bounced back after Ghosn
Chairman of Renault Jean-Dominique Senard denies rumors that a split with Nissan is brewing.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Uber has a better shot at reaching profitability than its competitors, CEO says
Uber is better equipped than its competitors to turn ride-hailing into a profitable business, the company's CEO told CNBC.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Dimon says the only financial market bubble out there right now is in sovereign debt
"Right now people think central banks around the world can do whatever they want. They can't," J.P. Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon said.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Wilbur Ross fears 'Wild West situation' as international space race gathers steam
His comments come as a new era of space discovery gathers pace, with an ever-growing list of space agencies forming around the world.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

A 'growth rotation' from the US to the rest of the world is underway, Standard Chartered CEO says
The global economy is seeing a "growth rotation" away from the U.S. and toward Europe and the rest of the world, according to Standard Chartered CEO Bill Winters.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Coronavirus looks like it's contained for now, pharma CEO says
The coronavirus spreading in China appears to be contained for the time being, according to the CEO of pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Trump says he trusts China's Xi on coronavirus and the US has it 'totally under control'
"It's one person coming in from China. We have it under control. It's going to be just fine," Trump told CNBC's Joe Kernen from the World Economic Forum in Davos.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Trump says GDP would be near 4% and the Dow could be 10,000 points higher if it weren't for the Fed
The president has repeatedly taken the Fed and Chair Jerome Powell to task for aggressively raising rates.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

'The president and Boris will be speaking on it:' Mnuchin warns UK over digital tax plan
France has already backed down on its own proposed levy after being threatened with additional taxes.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

US-China deal offers a 'pathway to peace,' IMF chief says
The signing of a "phase one" trade deal between the U.S. and China offers a "pathway to peace" which improves the outlook for the global economy, according to International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva.

CNBC World News
Jan 22, 2020

Mnuchin on trade barriers: 'We want other people to take down the Berlin Wall'
There is no deadline for the "phase two" China deal, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said.

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