Saudi Arabia announces crucial step forward in its nascent nuclear power plans

The news comes amid increasing concern about Saudi Arabia's intentions with the technology, and the potential for a nuclear arms race in the Middle East.

Jamie Dimon says India optimism is 'completely justified'

JPMorgan Chase Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon struck a bullish tone at the India Investor Summit.

JPMorgan's UK digital bank blocks customers from buying crypto

From Oct. 16, Chase UK customers will "no longer be able to make crypto transactions via debit card or by outgoing bank transfer."

JPMorgan Chase settles Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking suit by U.S. Virgin Islands for $75 million

Jeffrey Epstein was a long-time customer of JPMorgan Chase, the huge U.S. bank which previously agreed to pay his victims $290 million to settle a similar suit.

Armenia warns of 'ethnic cleansing' as thousands flee the Nagorno-Karabakh enclave

The mass exodus comes after a lightning military operation by Azerbaijan last week saw it take full control of the region.

Hunter Biden sues former Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani over infamous laptop

Hunter Biden has been the focus of attacks on his father, President Joe Biden, by Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, conservative members of Congress and media.

iPhone 15 Pro analysis unveils Qualcomm modem and easier-to-repair smartphone frame

The two most common smartphone fixes are replacing the battery and screen, so the new design gives repairers easier access to those parts.

Dads have a 'unique effect' on kids' attainment. Here's how

Kids whose dads read, sing and draw with them may have an advantage once they start school and get better grades, new research shows.

Alibaba to list its logistics unit Cainiao as part of historic shakeup

Alibaba plans to list its logistics unit Cainiao on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, the Chinese e-commerce giant said in a regulatory filing Tuesday.

‘Dark’ ships are faking their locations to move oil around the world — and it's likely worth billions of dollars

New technology has identified rising numbers of vessels that appear to be manipulating their location data to ship Russian oil — and evade the G7's price cap.

AI chip firm Kneron raises $49 million as it looks to rival Nvidia, with Foxconn among backers

Kneron is looking to capitalize on the investor interest in AI and the chip technology that underpins it, underscored by Nvidia's 180% rally this year.

'We have dealt with recessions before': Jamie Dimon says geopolitics is the world's biggest risk

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon says geopolitics in light of Russia's invasion in Ukraine is the biggest risk, larger than high inflation or a U.S. recession.

Fixing China's property sector could take years — if not a decade, says economist

China's urbanization drive may be drawing to a close — and that could further hurt the already ailing property sector, according to China economist Hao Hong.

Biden administration blacklists China firms for Moscow, Tehran drone links

The U.S. Department of Commerce added 28 entities to the U.S. Entity List on Monday, citing national security concerns.

EU trade chief says the outcome of China EV probe cannot be prejudged

Europe may have started investigating Chinese electric vehicle subsidies, but no assumptions should be made about the probe's outcome, the head of trade for the European bloc's executive branch said Tuesday.

The first tour inside Manhattan's newest private club, with $100,000 membership fees

The new Core Club, spread over four floors above Midtown, is the latest in a wave of elite membership clubs that have opened in major cities since the pandemic.

Merck Covid drug linked to virus mutations that can spread between people, new study says

There is still no evidence that molnupiravir, sold under the brand name Lagevrio, has produced more transmissible or severe variants of Covid.

'Private equity is now king' for the ultra-rich, says Tiger 21, an exclusive club of investors

Tiger 21 members, who manage around $150 billion in assets, have increased their allocation to private equity threefold, founder Sonnenfeldt says.

Huawei stays silent on secretive 5G phone at high-profile product launch

Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei didn't reveal any details about its new phone or reported advanced chip breakthrough during a high-profile launch event.

Carousell says it's 'on track' to profitability, plans to reduce losses this year

Secondhand goods marketplace Carousell expects to "healthily" reduce its losses this year, putting it on track to profitability, the firm's CEO told CNBC.

I walked more than 100 miles in Kyoto. Here are 5 new places worth visiting

Artisanal shops are popping up across Kyoto — with matcha, coffee and guided meditation —not far from the city's temples and famous sights.

China's outbound travel surges ahead of 'Golden Week' holidays

Bookings for foreign destinations such as Singapore and Australia have increased 20 times compared to the same holiday period last year, says.

China-EU relationship is at a crossroads, top official says in Beijing

China's relationship with the European Union needs to change, as the bloc's trade chief asks for more openness and fairness from Beijing.

'Who should I hire? Will I get rich?' Fortune telling is a booming business in Singapore

From wealth, to weddings, and who to work with, more and more people are turning to fortune telling in Singapore.

Some soft commodity prices are surging, adding to consumer woes

Certain agricultural commodities have climbed in recent months, driven by weather-related damage around the globe and tighter supplies.

Nissan says all new models launched in Europe will be fully electric

The Japanese carmarker said all new models it launches in Europe will be fully electric, as it reaffirmed an aim for all-electric Europe sales by 2030.

Sierra Space raises nearly $300 million from Japanese consortium at over $5 billion valuation

The fresh funds come as Sierra Space focuses on getting its Dream Chaser spaceplane flying.

Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin to replace CEO Bob Smith with outgoing Amazon exec Dave Limp

Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin will replace CEO Bob Smith with outgoing Amazon exec Dave Limp, CNBC has learned.

Amazon to invest up to $4 billion in Anthropic, a rival to ChatGPT developer OpenAI

E-commerce giant Amazon on Monday said it will invest up to $4 billion in Anthropic and take a minority ownership position in the company.

Spotify will use AI to replicate podcasters' voices and translate them to other languages

Spotify is translating podcasts into multiple languages with the same original voice.