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  • Why it's too early to bottom fish in China

    Chinese markets are full of volatility, so individuals hoping to bargain hunt should just steer clear of it if they aren't already invested, says Fraser Howie, independent analyst.

  • Is China really embracing market reforms?

    Instead of manipulating the yuan fixing, Beijing is manipulating the markets through liquidity injections, says Fraser Howie, independent analyst.

  • Malaysian PM Najib won't leave: Professor

    Terence Gomez, Professor at the University of Malaya, explains the decade-old system of patronage in Malaysia's political system.

  • Seaspan: Shipping slowdown doesn't hurt us

    Gerry Wang, CEO of container ship owner Seaspan, says the firm is pursuing long-term contracts so it's not as affected by lower freight rates.

  • India shines among EMs: Old Mutual

    Indian growth is catching up to its potential growth rate, says Joshua Crabb, head of Asian equities at Old Mutual Global Investors.

  • Which matters more: US NFP or China PMI?

    Joshua Crabb, head of Asian equities at Old Mutual Global Investors, reminds investors that it's important to view both economic reports in a broader context.

  • Is oil's rebound sustainable?

    Oil's rally last week was the result of speculative trade, not fundamentals, says Daniel Morgan, global commodities analyst at UBS.

  • Why we can't trust US jobs or China PMI data

    Michael Every, head of financial markets research for Asia Pacific at Rabobank, explains why neither reports are good indicators of the economy.

  • What can Beijing do to restore confidence?

    Beijing will continue restoring confidence through supportive policy measures and a witch hunt for market "manipulators," says Vasu Menon, VP of group wealth management at OCBC.

  • Will Malaysia's 'Bersih' movement spark change?

    Anti-government protests over the weekend was Malaysia's biggest ever display of civil disobedience, but will they be successful in toppling Prime Minister Najib Razak? CNBC's Martin Soong reports.

  • Why this jewelry e-retailer is venturing offline

    Jewelry consumers prefer the tangible aspects of shopping in a boutique, says Joanne Ooi, CEO of Plukka, ahead of the firm's listing on the Australian Securities Exchange.

  • Malaysia gearing up for massive rally this weekend

    A record number of people are expected to turn up at a rally for electoral reform across major cities this weekend. Wong Chen, Malaysian Member of Parliament, discusses what to expect.

  • China market intervention to continue: BofAML

    David Cui, head of China equity strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, expects Beijing to continue buying stocks in an attempt to stabilize sentiment.

  • Asia is still attractive: HSBC

    Looking past the noise in markets, Asia still offers good buying opportunities due to solid economic fundamentals, says Bill Maldonado, CIO for Asia Pacific at HSBC Global Asset Management.

  • Japan's Chiyoda invests in Ezra Holdings

    Engineering firm Chiyoda has the credibility and financial clout to increase the competitiveness of Ezra's subsea services business, says Lionel Lee, CEO of Ezra Holdings.

  • China seeing cross-border credit decline: JP Morgan

    China's monetary stimulus measures and currency depreciation could trigger a wave of deleveraging across cross-border carry trades, warns Josh Klaczek, head of Asia financial services equity research at J.P. Morgan.

  • Nexteer: No big impact from yuan devaluation

    After reporting a 14.5 percent rise in half-year revenue, Joe Perkins, CFO of Hong Kong-listed Nexteer Automotive, explains why the firm's future is looking even brighter ahead.

  • An ASEAN Hollywood? It's coming

    In this week's episode of Managing Asia, CNBC's Christine Tan speaks with Mike Wiluan, CEO of Infinite Studios, who sees great potential in developing a film-making industry in Southeast Asia.

  • Stay in gold and cash: Strategist

    Investors should play it safe and stay away from publicly-traded stocks that have more room to fall further, warns Jim Rickards, chief global strategist at West Shore Funds.

  • Japanese consumption is still weak: Economist

    Alvin Liew, senior economist at UOB, expresses concerns that Japan's positive July's retail sales report may be more driven by tourism rather than consumption.

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