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  • HK legislators arrested in site clearance

    On Thursday, officers arrested demonstrators staging a final sit-in including prominent democratic legislators like Emily Lau. Michael Degolyer, Director of HK Transition Project, discusses.

  • 'Not unreasonable to think oil can go lower': S&P

    Based on previous incidences when oil dipped to $40 a barrel in 2009, the ongoing rout in prices could continue, says Jodie Gunzberg, Global Head of Commodities at S&P Dow Jones Indices.

  • Expect stronger US growth in 2015: Pro

    Thursday's data indicate that the U.S. economy has improved and 2015 looks like a stronger year in terms of growth, says Stephen Wood, Chief Market Strategist at Russell Investments.

  • The key in Garrett Brands' expansion plans

    Lance Chody, Owner and CEO of Garrett Brands, says the U.S.-based popcorn store "resonates with people around the world" and that helps its expansion strategy.

  • HK authorities begin protest site clearance

    Alan Hoo, Chairman of the Basic Law Institute, expects Thursday's police operation to remove all Occupy protest encampments, with the clearing of Admiralty's protest site being "symbolic."

  • The number one risk for Chinese stocks is...

    Erwin Sanft, MD and Head of China & HK Equity Research at Standard Chartered, says the recovery of the mainland's property market is a risk for equities in the second half of 2015.

  • HK student leader: Protests not in vain

    Alex Chow, Secretary General of the Hong Kong Federation of Students, tells CNBC's Emily Tan that "Occupy Central" has succeeded in triggering more social and political awareness in the city.

  • More on Cambria's 'Global Asset Allocation ETF'

    Mebane Faber, CIO of Cambria Investment Management, introduces the firm's newly launched exchange-traded fund (ETF) on the Nasdaq, which has no management fee.

  • How Time picks its 'Person of the Year'

    Zoher Abdoolcarim, Asia Editor of TIME International, describes the mechanisms behind the shortlisting of the magazine's annual "Person of the Year."

  • Why there's still reason to be optimistic on US stocks

    With the U.S. recovery still intact, corporate earnings will get a boost, which will in turn lift equities, says Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Nomura.

  • Relax, bad data won't rock Japan's boat: Pro

    Joe Zidle, Portfolio Strategist, Richard Bernstein Advisors, says a worse-than-expected machinery orders for October may fuel more stimulus, which will benefit Japan's market in the long run.

  • An exclusive look at Sydney's luxurious addition

    In this month's "First Class", CNBC's Susan Li travels to Sydney to check out the biggest development the city has seen in decades - six-star hotel and casino, Crown Sydney.

  • Can oil go below $43? This expert says no

    While downward pressure will continue to weigh on oil in the near future, prices are unlikely to go below $43 a barrel, says Matt Smith, Commodity Analyst at Schneider Electric.

  • This expert says oil collapse is 'fantastic' for economy

    Michael Jones, Chairman and CIO at Riverfront Investment Group, calls the recent slump in oil prices as "a supply-driven collapse," which has been proven to benefit the global economy.

  • CGN Power surges in Hong Kong debut

    Philippe Espinasse, Author of "IPO: A Global Guide", discusses the performance of China's largest nuclear power producer in its market debut on Wednesday.

  • China slowdown isn't disturbing: Expert

    November's twin inflation data are in line with expectations for slower growth as China rebalances its economy, says Peter Alexander, Managing Director at Z-Ben Advisors.

  • What can take Japanese shares higher?

    Kevin Anderson, Head of Investments, Asia-Pacific at State Street Global Advisors, says a change in corporate tax and more structural reforms will bode well for Japan's stock market.

  • Why China still holds the key to luxury space

    With outbound travel in China still at its infancy, the future of the luxury sector will continue to revolve around the mainland, says Erwan Rambourg, Head of Consumer and Retail at HSBC.

  • HK official: Urge all sides to exercise restraint

    Emily Lau, Member of the Hong Kong Legislative Council, says Hong Kong's Umbrella Movement has to end peacefully and discusses what are the next steps for the city's pro-democracy camp.

  • China stocks having a 'healthy correction': Pro

    Frank Holmes, CEO & CIO at U.S. Global Investors, says China's A-shares are "going through a healthy correction" after a parabolic move for the past few months.

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