Matthew Circosta, economist at Moody's Analytics, says Tuesday's retail sales and trade data are headed in the right direction hence the Reserve Bank of Australia will likely leave interest rates on hold.» Read More
Michel Sapin, Finance Minister of France, says investments in infrastructure will enable the country to stimulate and "deeply modernize" its economy.
Helen Zhu, MD & Head of China Equities of BlackRock, says the trade link allows a "fuller integration" of the two markets and explains why the program will benefit both A-shares and H-shares.
Yoshito Sakakibara, Executive Director of Investment Research, JP Morgan, outlines the factors weighing on Japan's growth and says it may be ideal to delay the sales tax hike.
Max Gottschalk, CEO, Asia at Gottex, discusses the significance of the Shanghai-Hong Kong "through train" program.
Joseph Sullivan, Chairman & CEO of Legg Mason, says the Shanghai-HK trade link reflects China's reform strategy which will facilitate integration of the mainland into the global capital market.
Ahead of the launch on Monday, CNBC's Bernard Lo introduces the key highlights of the trade connect scheme.
Alan Oster, Group Chief Economist at NAB, explains why he's skeptical about the G-20's pledge to generate more than $2 trillion in additional output over five years and creating new jobs.
Aaron Connelly, Research Fellow at the Lowy Institute, explains why it has been a productive week as world leaders converge for the APEC, East Asia Summit and the G-20 Summit this week.
Erwin Sanft, Head of China & HK Equity Research at Standard Chartered, weighs in on the debate whether the HK-Shanghai trade link could erode the former's position as the financial gateway to China.
Sam Le Cornu, Senior Portfolio Manager at Macquarie, says the bourse linkup is a "landmark event" that will boost confidence and liquidity in mainland markets.
Campbell Newman, Premier of Queensland, outlines the significance of hosting the G-20 Summit and describes how the city has beefed up its security this weekend.
Here's an interesting look at where the world leaders will be staying when they gather in Australia for the G-20 Summit this weekend. CNBC's Matthew Taylor reports.
KC Chan, Hong Kong's Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, explains why the trade link, which is set to debut next Monday, will benefit both parties.
Samsung SDS, the technology services unit of South Korea¿s largest conglomerate, surged on its trading debut on the Kospi index. CNBC's June Yoon reports.
If Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announces a snap election, Japanese shares "will go up a lot and fast" and may even breach the 20,000 level, says Clem Chambers, CEO at ADVFN.
Naoko Nemoto, Managing Director at Standard and Poor's, outlines her expectations for Japanese lenders who are due to hand in interim earnings on Friday.
The promotion of global growth, along with an infrastructure initiative, will be top priorities at the G-20 Summit, says Steve Ciobo Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer, Australia.
Frank Holmes, CEO & CIO at U.S. Global Investors, explains how declining energy prices could provide financial relief for American consumers and retailers such as Wal-Mart.
Susan Schwab, former U.S. Trade Representative from 2006 to 2009 and Strategic Advisor at Mayer Brown, weighs in on the feasibility of the U.S. and China's new climate accord.
Hubert Chak, Director of Finance at The Link Management, explains the 10 percent jump in first half revenue and discusses the REITs inclusion in the Hang Seng index.
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