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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
Jul 06, 2020

TikTok says it will exit Hong Kong market within days
The short form video app owned by China-based ByteDance has made the decision to exit the region following China's establishment of a sweeping new national security law for the semi-autonomous city.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Samsung says its second quarter profits likely rose 23%
Samsung did not provide a breakdown of how each unit performed in Tuesday's guidance but flagged a one-off gain in the display business, which counts Apple as a customer.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Shanghai jumps nearly 2% as it builds on Monday momentum
Stocks in mainland China continued to lead gains among the region's major markets for a second day after Monday's blockbuster gains, with the Shanghai composite rising 1.81% in early trade

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

As China tightens its grip on Hong Kong, it's also paving the way for money to flow into the city
Investors and foreign companies have been wary that Hong Kong's status as a financial hub would be eroded, as China moved to implement a controversial national security law on the city last week.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Three reasons India can't quickly distance itself from China despite the border clash
Experts say it is difficult for New Delhi to disengage from Beijing and reduce its ties in the near term because of how intertwined the countries have become in recent decades.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Stock futures rise slightly following a strong rally on Wall Street
The market continued to shrug off a continuous rise in coronavirus cases across the U.S.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Asia Pacific stocks trade mixed as investors await Reserve Bank of Australia rate decision
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) is expected to announce its interest rate decision at about 12:30 p.m. HK/SIN on Tuesday.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

The U.S. needs a unified approach to tackle rising coronavirus cases, infectious disease expert says
Over the Fourth of July holiday weekend, Florida and Texas faced a surge of cases, leaving state and local governments struggling to gain the upper hand in containment efforts.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

De Niro-backed Nobu restaurants took more than a dozen PPP loans
Restaurants were among the biggest recipients of the Paycheck Protection Program, a key component of the government's response to the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Stock futures flat following a strong rally on Wall Street
The market continued to shrug off a continuous rise in coronavirus cases across the U.S.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Coronavirus live updates: California asks more counties to close indoor businesses as cases grow
The coronavirus has infected more than 11.49 million people around the world as of Monday, killing at least 535,185 people.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

China told citizens to buy stocks, boosting market — 'We have the Fed...China has its state media'
China's state media fed an exuberant stock market some extra fuel with a report that said look forward to a "healthy bull market."

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Dr. Anthony Fauci says the average age of U.S. coronavirus patients has dropped by 15 years as Sun Belt states gets hit
The average age of new coronavirus patients has dropped by roughly 15 years compared with only a few months ago, White House health advisor Dr. Anthony Fauci said.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Harvard will allow some students on campus this fall so long as they take coronavirus tests every 3 days
Harvard University is inviting some students to campus this fall but teaching all classes online and keeping tuition for the 2020-2021 academic year at $49,653.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Verizon CEO explains why the company paused advertising on Facebook
Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg told CNBC he paused advertising with Facebook because content appearing adjacent to Verizon ads was negatively affecting the image of the Verizon brand.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Coronavirus updates: Scientists call on WHO to recognize airborne virus risk, global cases near 11.5 million
The coronavirus has infected more than 11.49 million people around the world as of Monday, killing at least 535,185 people.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Immunity to the coronavirus is 'fragile' and 'short-lived,' immunologist warns
Danny Altmann, professor of immunology at Imperial College London, said it was not a "safe bet" to rely on immunity to Covid-19 as a strategy for coping with the pandemic.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Hundreds of scientists claim WHO is downplaying risk of airborne spread of coronavirus
In an open letter, the experts argue the WHO needs to give more weight to the role of the airborne spread of Covid-19.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Coronavirus updates: Scientists call on WHO to recognize airborne threat; India's cases surpass Russia's
The coronavirus has infected more than 11.47 million people around the world as of Monday, killing at least 534,784 people.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

The four biggest tech companies are each worth more than $1 trillion, a landmark last reached before Covid-19
Alphabet (Google) crossed over $1 trillion in market cap on Monday, joining Apple, Microsoft and Amazon, showing the resilience of the tech sector in the face of a global pandemic, recession, and record unemployment.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

China rebukes UK for its 'gross interference' over Hong Kong
China's ambassador to London accused Britain on Monday of gross interference and making irresponsible remarks.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Copper prices could see a 'supercharged recovery' this year — but analysts are still cautious long term
Uncertainty around copper production, demand for the metal and a second wave of the coronavirus could mean further price rises are limited, analysts have predicted.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

With an eye on the environment, New Zealand wants to overhaul the way buildings are constructed
The way people think about how developments are designed and operated is changing.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

VC diversity programs are shifting online to try to maintain momentum
The monumental challenge of tackling venture capital's systemic lack of diversity is going virtual with programs from Diversity VC and Included VC moving online.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Uber agrees to buy food-delivery service Postmates for $2.65 billion in stock
Uber previously was in the running to buy rival food-delivery service GrubHub, but talks broke down.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Citi sees markets in a 'stalemate' over the next 12 months as bulls and bears collide
Global equities will be roughly unchanged from their current position this time next year as bullish and bearish forces cancel each other out, according to Citi strategists.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

The coronavirus crisis has changed the German mindset — and this matters for markets
Up to the start of the pandemic, Germany had long been a supporter of fiscal prudency but that has changed with coronavirus.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Hundreds of scientists reportedly claim WHO is downplaying risk of airborne spread of coronavirus
The experts argue the WHO needs to give more weight to the role of the airborne spread of Covid-19, The New York Times reported on Saturday.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

The coronavirus crisis is pushing 13 UK universities towards insolvency, study says
The IFS forecast under its main scenario that 13 colleges could go bankrupt without a government bailout or debt restructuring due to the pandemic.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Spaghetti Western movie composer Ennio Morricone dead at 91
Italian composer Ennio Morricone, who created the coyote-howl theme for the iconic Spaghetti Western "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly," has died.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Fraud at China's Luckin is a 'great morality tale' for investors, says analyst
The Luckin Coffee fraud scandal was a "great morality tale" for markets, and more needs to be done to protect American investors from such cases, said an analyst, who called a bill to delist Chinese companies in the U.S. essentially toothless.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Deutsche Bank sees China's 'V-shaped recovery' moderating in the second half of 2020
Recent economic data releases have continued to indicate the Chinese economy is recovering from the coronavirus pandemic.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Lloyds Bank CEO António Horta-Osório to step down in 2021
Lloyds Banking Group Chief Executive António Horta-Osório will step down next year after spending a decade at the helm.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

U.S. operations in the South China Sea show that Washington is 'not backing down,' expert says
Gregory Poling of the CSIS said U.S. allies are "very nervous" because China has been "pushing on all fronts" over the past few months.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Shanghai soars more than 5%, leading gains in Asia as 'bull sentiment' drives markets
Stocks in China led gains among the major markets regionally, with the Shanghai composite more than 5% higher.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

Shanghai soars more than 4%, leading gains in Asia as 'bull sentiment' drives markets
Stocks in China led gains among the major markets regionally, with the Shanghai composite more than 4% higher.

CNBC World News
Jul 06, 2020

UK to phase out Huawei gear from 5G networks in a major policy U-turn after U.S. sanctions, reports say
In January, the U.K. said Huawei could play a limited role in its 5G networks. But the latest round of U.S. sanctions against the firm may have raised new security fears.

CNBC World News
Jul 05, 2020

Hong Kong national security law may spook socially conscious investors, sparking outflows
Investors who take a sustainable approach to allocating capital may be reevaluating putting their money into Hong Kong after the city implemented a national security law, an analyst said on Friday.

CNBC World News
Jul 05, 2020

Indian soldiers unarmed and caught by surprise in China clash, families say
Twenty Indian soldiers died in the June 15 clash on the de facto border separating the Indian and Chinese armies.

CNBC World News
Jul 05, 2020

Millennials are piling into stock trading in Asia. Here's how to make the most of your money
Trading platforms in Asia are seeing a strong demand from new investors. Here's how to put your money to work in investments.

CNBC World News
Jul 05, 2020

Shanghai soars more than 3%; WHO reports all-time high in coronavirus cases
Stocks in China were among the biggest gainers regionally, with the Shanghai composite soaring 3.11%.

CNBC World News
Jul 05, 2020

Australia's Victoria state reports 108 new coronavirus cases, biggest jump since March
The spike in Victoria is being closely watched as the rest of the country has reined in the virus that causes Covid-19.

CNBC World News
Jul 05, 2020

Asia stocks trade mixed as WHO reports all-time high in coronavirus cases
The World Health Organization (WHO) reported over the weekend a record high number of coronavirus cases in 24 hours.

CNBC World News
Jul 05, 2020

City in China's Inner Mongolia warns after suspected bubonic plague case
Plague cases are not uncommon in China, but outbreaks have become increasingly rare. From 2009 to 2018, China reported 26 cases and 11 deaths.

CNBC World News
Jul 05, 2020

Stock futures rise slightly as Wall Street tries to build on winning week
U.S. stock futures traded slightly higher on Sunday night as Wall Street tried to build on the momentum from last week's solid performance.

CNBC World News
Jul 05, 2020

'The growth is exponential' — Florida and Texas report surge of coronavirus cases over Fourth of July
Even as Florida continues to report record case numbers, Gov. Ron DeSantis said the state will not halt its re-opening and refuses to order a statewide mask mandate to curb the spread of the virus.

CNBC World News
Jul 05, 2020

Democracy activists' books unavailable in Hong Kong libraries after new national security law
Books by prominent Hong Kong pro-democracy figures have become unavailable in the Chinese-ruled city's public libraries as they are being reviewed to see whether they violate a new national security law, a government department said on Sunday.

CNBC World News
Jul 05, 2020

Warren Buffett's Berkshire buys Dominion Energy natural gas assets in $10 billion deal
It's the first major purchase from Berkshire since the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent market collapse in March.

CNBC World News
Jul 05, 2020

Iran nuclear facility fire could set back atomic program
A fire that broke out at Iran's Natanz nuclear facility caused significant damage, the spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran was quoted as saying.

CNBC World News
Jul 04, 2020

Iconic 747 jumbo jet nears the end as Boeing placed final part orders
Boeing Co and suppliers set the final number of parts it would need for the 747 jumbo jet program at least a year ago, signaling the end for a plane that democratized global air travel in the 1970s but fell behind modern twin-engine aircraft, industry sources told Reuters on Friday.

CNBC World News
Jul 04, 2020

World Health Organization reports new coronavirus cases reach all-time high
The number of new Covid-19 cases has reached a new high at 212,326 cases in 24 hours, according to a July 4 report from the World Health Organization.

CNBC World News
Jul 04, 2020

Tech workers are opening their wallets to beat Trump even with stock prices soaring and profits near records
Silicon Valley has leaned left for decades, but heading into the 2020 election, the disparity between donations to Democrats and Republicans has never been greater.

CNBC World News
Jul 04, 2020

Hong Kong officials 'very disappointed' at Canada's move to suspend extradition pact
Senior officials in Hong Kong said on Saturday they were "very disappointed" at Canada's decision to suspend its extradition treaty with the Chinese-ruled city and again slammed Washington for "interfering" in its affairs.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

Canada suspends its extradition treaty with Hong Kong, eyes immigration boost
Canada is suspending its extradition treaty with Hong Kong in the wake of new Chinese national security legislation and could boost immigration from the former British colony, top officials said on Friday.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

Handicapping the market from here — what history tells us about the odds the comeback continues
Can history help handicap where markets head from here after the extraordinary path stocks have taken so far this year?

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

The CEO of a major advertising trade group says the Facebook boycott is a turning point
World Federation of Advertisers CEO Stephan Loerke believes the slew of big brands publicly pausing social media advertising aren't likely to come back until real change is made. "We moved from brand safety to, I think, societal safety."

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

UK looks to challenge Elon Musk's Starlink after winning bid for bankrupt satellite company OneWeb
The U.K. is set to try and take on Elon Musk's Starlink in the race to beam high-speed internet from space after the acquisition of OneWeb.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

Ukraine parliament approves resignation of Central Bank Governor Smoliy
Yakiv Smoliy's resignation rattled the market and raised questions about Ukraine's commitment to reforms.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

Trump will 'pay a terrible price' in November's election over coronavirus and Black Lives Matter, professor predicts
Inderjeet Parmar, professor of International Politics at City University, said President Trump had been given two political gifts — but had squandered both.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

German scientists start nationwide antibody study
The study by the Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research (HZI) will start by testing around 3,000 blood samples from residents in the southern German town of Reutlingen for antibodies created when immune system fights the coronavirus.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

Surrounded by trees and with 1,200 solar panels, this Norwegian building could change how we think about factories
The buildings that produce the goods we use every single day are changing.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

Why coronavirus contact-tracing apps aren't yet the 'game changer' authorities hoped they'd be
The apps have faced setbacks, not least because some countries refused to adopt tools created by Apple and Google.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

EU grants conditional clearance to Covid-19 antiviral remdesivir
The European Commission said on Friday it had given conditional approval for the use of COVID-19 antiviral remdesivir following an accelerated review process.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

England to end compulsory quarantine for travelers from France, Germany, Spain and Italy
The U.K. government is about to lift compulsory self-isolation for travelers from low-risk destinations to England starting next week.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

French President Macron unveils a new prime minister in major reshuffle
Jean Castex has been named the new prime minister of France after Edouard Philippe unexpectedly resigned Friday.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

Intel to invest in Jio Platforms, after Facebook's $5.7 billion bet on the Indian telco
Intel is investing $253.5 million in Indian telco Jio Platforms in exchange for 0.39% of the company.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

Delivery Hero second quarter orders surge during lockdowns
The Berlin-based company, which runs platforms for food delivery in 44 countries, said second-quarter orders rose 94% compared to a year earlier.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

Euro zone business slump eased in June as lockdowns relaxed — PMI
The plunge in euro zone business activity caused by lockdowns imposed to stop the spread of the coronavirus eased sharply last month as more businesses reopened and people ventured out, a survey showed on Friday.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

U.K. to end compulsory quarantine for travelers from France, Germany, Spain and Italy
The U.K. government is about to lift compulsory self-isolation for travelers from low-risk destinations starting next week.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

French prime minister resigns paving the way for major government reshuffle
The current cabinet will remain in charge of governmental affairs until a new team is put in place.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

Fitch has downgraded a record number of sovereign ratings due to the coronavirus. It's not done yet
Fitch Ratings has downgraded a record 33 sovereign ratings in the first half of this year — more than in any given year in the past.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

Twitter teases an edit function, but only 'when everyone wears a mask'
Jack Dorsey's Twitter has teased the option to edit tweets — but only if there is widespread use of face masks.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

Top Alibaba exec fired for helping girlfriend secure a job and accepting gifts, internal memo says
Alibaba has fired the head of its fast-growing livestreaming business for allegedly engaging in nepotism and accepting gifts, according to an internal memo seen by CNBC.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

Think tank explains why it's 'pointless' to delist Chinese companies from U.S. stock markets
The move will neither deny those firms access to American capital markets nor hurt China's growth, said Peterson Institute for International Economics.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

Forget summer: These luxury cabins are right for autumn getaways
These luxury cabins are designed for groups of families and friends who want a safe and secluded holiday that is as posh as a resort - but without all the people.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

From stateless to displaced, the Rohingya are still searching for hope years after fleeing Myanmar
The Rohingya are among the world's most persecuted ethnic minorities — haunted by the past and denied a future.

CNBC World News
Jul 03, 2020

Taiwan slams Hong Kong national security law, opens office to help city's residents
Taiwan has opened an office to help those from Hong Kong resettle. It comes as China passes a new national security law in Hong Kong.

CNBC World News
Jul 02, 2020

How Hong Kong beat coronavirus and avoided lockdown
Hong Kong is one of the world's densest cities. Public transit is often packed. There are even direct flights from Wuhan. Yet, the city managed to handle the outbreak with a combination of factors.

CNBC World News
Jul 02, 2020

IPOs in Hong Kong and Shanghai pop, despite pandemic, tensions with the U.S.
Initial public offerings (IPOs) in greater China jumped in the first half of this year, bucking the declines seen elsewhere due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.

CNBC World News
Jul 02, 2020

Asia Pacific stocks rise as U.S. jobs report beats expectations
U.S. nonfarm payrolls released overnight beat expectations, raising optimism over the prospects of an economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic.

CNBC World News
Jul 02, 2020

Japan's middle class is 'disappearing' as poverty rises, warns economist
As poverty rises in Japan, the middle class in the country is slowly eroding away, according to a recent report by Oxford Economics' Shigeto Nagai.

CNBC World News
Jul 02, 2020

Coronavirus live updates: Texas mandates face coverings; jobs may not fully recover in some U.S. industries
The coronavirus has now infected more than 10.93 million people around the world as of Thursday, killing at least 519,817 people.

CNBC World News
Jul 02, 2020

The coronavirus may have mutated to become more infectious, Dr. Anthony Fauci says
"The data is showing there's a single mutation that makes the virus be able to replicate better and maybe have high viral loads," Fauci said in an interview.

CNBC World News
Jul 02, 2020

Judge sends Ghislaine Maxwell to New York to face criminal child sex charges linked to Jeffrey Epstein
Ghislaine Maxwell is accused of recruiting and grooming young girls to satisfy the sexual obsessions of Jeffre Epstein, a former friend of Presidents Donald Trump and Bill Clinton.

CNBC World News
Jul 02, 2020

Tech IPOs are being badly mispriced, as Lemonade and Agora double in market debuts
Lemonade more than doubled in value in its first day of trading on Thursday, a week after Chinese software company Agora did the same.

CNBC World News
Jul 02, 2020

U.S. military coronavirus cases surge as Pentagon lifts travel restrictions
Since the coronavirus emerged, the Pentagon has reported a total of 18,071 cases.

CNBC World News
Jul 02, 2020

Don't 'balance lives against the economy' in unprecedented pandemic, Dr. Anthony Fauci warns
"You don't want to balance lives against the economy," Dr. Anthony Fauci said during an interview with the JAMA Network.

CNBC World News
Jul 02, 2020

Moderna stock falls by as much as 9.4% after report says late-stage coronavirus vaccine trial delayed
The company is making changes to its trial plan, which has pushed back the expected start date, according to health-care publication STAT News.

CNBC World News
Jul 02, 2020

Coronavirus live updates: Gottlieb says worst of outbreak will pass by January; Pence sees no need for a mask mandate
The coronavirus has now infected more than 10.72 million people around the world as of Thursday, killing at least 516,970 people.

CNBC World News
Jul 02, 2020

Researchers find neurological damage in four children with coronavirus inflammatory syndrome
Children diagnosed with Covid-19 pediatric multisystem inflammatory syndrome (PMIS) may develop new-onset neurological symptoms in the absence of respiratory manifestations, according to a study published Wednesday in JAMA Neurology.

CNBC World News
Jul 02, 2020

LinkedIn says these are the world's 10 most in-demand jobs that don't need a degree
LinkedIn has said that the U.K. jobs market is currently three times more competitive when compared to the same period last year but has compiled a list of roles most in-demand by employers globally.

CNBC World News
Jul 02, 2020

Analysts: Fire at Iran nuke site hit new centrifuge facility
The Atomic Energy Organization of Iran sought to downplay the fire, calling it an "incident" that only affected an under-construction "industrial shed."

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