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  • US unemployment rates

    The dollar is set to recover on expectations of one Fed hike this year and further easing in Europe and Japan, says Compass Global Markets's Scott Cavanough.

  • Central banks impact on Gold

    Chris Powell from the Gold Anti-Trust Action Committee argues that central banks are intervening in gold markets in a bid to keep prices down.

  • The Fed

    Deutsche Bank's Taimur Baig explains that the Fed's stance remains that it is poised to hike interest rates but is in no hurry to act.

  • Investment Risks

    First-quarter earnings are the biggest risk to U.S. market momentum, says David Schiegoleit, senior portfolio manager at The Private Client Reserve of U.S. Bank.

  • China's sportswear industry on the rise

    Terry Ho, CFO at Xtep, says increased government support is upholding the industry, noting that his brand has now transformed from a casual to professional sportswear company.

  • (do not publish yet) Telenor CEO

    Sigve Brekke, Telenor Group CEO, says the telco is already seeing healthy margins in its Myanmar operations as data consumption is rapidly on the rise.

  • Telenor CEO: Telcos are an easy tax target for governments

    Sigve Brekke, Telenor Group CEO, says the firm is still engaged in dialogue with Myanmar's government about taxes on telecommunications.

  • PBOC

    As China strives to be more transparent, authorities must ensure people are less worried about the state of China's currency reserves, said Sean Darby of Jeffries.

  • US Markets

    Markets could strengthen this quarter as people reassess their fears surrounding China's economy and a looming U.S. recession, said Sean Darby of Jeffries.

  • Travelling with technology

    Tourism firms need to be technologically prepared as more people spend time on their smartphones researching travel plans, says Dominic Allon, managing director at Google Hong Kong.

  • Sa Sa business strategy

    Guy Look, CFO of Sa Sa International, explains why Hong Kong's tourism market is losing global competitiveness.

  • Fintech

    Over the last 18 months, the world has seen a flurry of fintech companies but regulation remains a key issue, warns Richard Harris of Port Shelter Investment Management.

  • Asia Markets

    As Asian equity markets begin the new quarter on lower footing, CNBC's Bernie Lo takes you through the day's big movers.

  • Japan Tankan

    Alex Sato of Invesco Asset Management Japan explains why the country will face challenges in maintaining strong business sentiment readings ahead.

  • Optimistic on US NFP data

    Strong U.S. jobs growth, seen by recent non-farm payrolls data, can support consumption despite tepid wage gains, according to Rob Martin, senior U.S. economist at Barclays.

  • Fed Rates

    Concerns that have plagued markets as of late, such as the Fed raising rates too fast or extended oil price declines, have now subsided, says Pioneer Investments' John Carey.

  • Netdragon Revenues

    NetDragon's Simon Leung identifies drivers of the firm's strong 2015 earnings and explains why it is diversifying into education.

  • China's 'Big Four' brace

    Cyrus Daruwala from IDC Financial Services & IEP believes that China's big banks are actually concealing a much larger pile of bad debt.

  • Stablization of oil prices

    Easing supply concerns and increased stability in China will drive oil prices up in the next nine months, says Vasu Menon from OCBC Wealth Management.

  • Redefining luxury travel

    Zanadu CEO Zan Wu explains how virtual reality content can help tourists "visit" luxury holiday destinations before they make the booking.

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