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Investors are repeatedly "jumping the gun before getting called back to the starting line" because of overwhelmingly bearish fundamentals, says Vandana Hari, Asia Editorial Director at Platts.
Apart from being unfairly held to a higher standard, Asian Americans are consistently given lower scores for extra-curriculum activities due to racial stereotypes, says Zhao Yukong, author of The Chinese Secrets For Success.
John Woods, MD, head of Fixed Income & Senior Portfolio Manager at Citi Investment Management, discusses news that the European Central Bank may be planning to "front-load" its current QE program.
Robin Bhar, head of Metals Research at Societe Generale, expects prices of the precious metal to fall when the Fed starts raising interest rates.
Ernest Cu, president & CEO of Globe Telecom, attributes the 43 percent jump in first-quarter net income to a "tremendous increase" in mobile data revenues, alongside steady fixed line data business.
Improvements in Japan's economy will likely translate into positive support for the equity market, says Manpreet Gill, senior investment strategist at Standard Chartered.
Nicholas Smith, Japan strategist at CLSA, discusses the 0.4 percent rise in private consumption as shown in Japan's first-quarter gross domestic product on Wednesday.
The U.S. retail sector saw a parade of mixed earnings results with Walmart putting out the most disappointing report, says Christine Short, senior vice president at Estimize.
Jim Lowell, chief investment officer at Adviser Investments, says Wall Street shares were in a "holding pattern" ahead of the release of minutes from the Fed's previous policy meeting.
Chris Thompson, CEO of Brand USA, says the extension of visa validity for Chinese travelers is a huge driver of growth for tourist travel between the mainland and the U.S.
Deyi Tan, ASEAN economist at Morgan Stanley, does not expect a V-shaped recovery for Thailand due to factors such as falling exports and a lack of aggressive fiscal policy.
Jonathan Brodsky, managing director at Advisory Research, explains his bullish outlook for Japan's stock markets.
Daniel Ives, managing director and senior analyst at FBR Capital Markets, says China will be "front and center" in Apple's growth story moving forward.
Oh Ei Sun, senior fellow at the Institute of Defense & Strategic Studies, discusses the criticisms that former leader Mahathir Mohamad has made against prime minister Najib Razak.
Don Hanna, Asia managing director at Hanna-Roubini Global Economics, outlines the economic motivations behind China's aim to foster stronger ties with Latin America.
Tai Hui, chief Asia market strategist at J.P. Morgan Funds, outlines the factors that will likely take Japanese equities higher.
Cecilia Shee, vice president of Beijing-based Uncle Sam's, hopes that its signature "shumai patty" and other Asian-flavored burgers can attract American diners.
Jonathan Galaviz, partner at Global Market Advisors, says the opening of a Nobu Hotel in the City of Dreams Manila is a great idea, but in the long run, the brand management of Nobu will be key.
CNBC's Susan Li speaks to Robert de Niro and his business partners about why they chose to open Asia's first Nobu Hotel in the Philippines.
Jonathan Barratt, chief investment officer at Ayers Alliance Securities, says investors may be "rewarded quite nicely" with South32, which is a diverse company that has a well-structured balance sheet.
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