Asian stocks closed sharply in the red, led by a heavy afternoon sell off in the Chinese market as the regulatory body went after brokerages.» Read More
Ravi Karunanayake, Minister of Finance of Sri Lanka, says the no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe is an act by the opposition to disrupt the country's recovery process.
Ravi Karunanayake, Minister of Finance of Sri Lanka, says the new government has given a "new lease of life" to the country's economy.
From hype to hope, will 2015 be the year for the "Internet of Things" to materialize? CNBC's Martin Soong finds out in this report for the "Asia Tomorrow" special series.
An accommodative monetary policy, which is used to combat the economic slowdown, is elevating the share prices in China, says Richard Clarida, managing director & global strategic advisor at PIMCO.
Richard Clarida, managing director & global strategic advisor at PIMCO, explains the firm's "new neutral" thesis which expects countries to converge toward modest growth in an environment of low interest rates.
The launch of a streaming music service helps Apple to "build a fence" around its iTunes franchise, says Daniel Ives, managing director and senior analyst at FBR Capital Markets.
Tendai Musikavanhu, CEO of One Stone Global, says the index publisher will likely limit China's mainland-listed A-shares to 5 percent of their total China weighting for now.
John De Clue, chief investment officer at U.S. Bank - The Private Client Reserve, says the fall in the dollar was likely due to profit-taking, instead of news that U.S. President Obama said a strong dollar was a problem.
With infrastructure catching up with the booming demand, alongside loosening regulations, airport delays in China are improving, says Neil Book, CEO of JSSI.
Erwin Sanft, head of China Strategy at Macquarie Capital Markets, advises investors to stay overweight on Chinese equities, in particular small to mid-cap shares as well as the property sector.
Kenneth Lo, chairman of Crystal Group, is one of the winners of the "EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2015." He tells CNBC how he built up one of the world's largest garment makers.
South Korea reports new cases of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) outbreak. SBS CNBC's June Yoon reports from Seoul.
Cynthia Meng, MD of China and Hong Kong Telecoms, Media and Technology Equity Research at Jefferies, discusses Alibaba's decision to bolster its global cloud offerings.
Representing Team Singapore at the 2015 Southeast Asian Games, Soh Rui Yong took first place in the men's marathon on Sunday. He speaks to CNBC about winning the gold medal on home soil.
Once the sick man of Asia, the Philippine economy is no longer in ill health. CNBC's Pauline Chiou has more in this first part of a special report titled "Global Opportunities Philippines."
With the stakes getting higher for both sides, an "interim deal" will be reached by the end of June so as to release funds to Greece, says Tim Umberger, senior Advisor at East Capital.
Even if China A-shares are included into the MSCI Emerging Market index, investors shouldn't read that as a 'buy' signal, says Mikio Kumada, executive director & Global strategist at LGT Capital Partners.
Mikio Kumada, executive director & Global strategist at LGT Capital Partners, says the revised first-quarter gross domestic product indicates that Japan is showing steady progress.
If Japan's economic growth continues to outperform like how it did in the first quarter, talks of further quantitative easing will fade away, says Greg Gibbs, head of APAC Markets Strategy at RBS.
After trading rangebound for the past six months, dollar-yen is likely to move up on the back of a "cumulative impact of quantitative easing," says Greg Gibbs, head of APAC Markets Strategy at RBS.
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