Tom Switzer, senior fellow at the U.S. Studies Centre, University of Sydney, talks about how the role of the media in keeping government accountable.
Ashish Goyal of NN Investment Partners says South Koreans want firmer action and discipline when chaebols misbehave.
Steven Joyce, finance minister of New Zealand, talks about what's on his agenda in terms of growth and debt reduction in New Zealand.
Michael Na, Korea strategist at Nomura, says Jay Y. Lee's arrest will have minimal impact on Samsung Electronics' main B2B business.
Jethro Goodchild of Aviva Investors says noise in the markets has created value in spreads in the fixed income space.
Park Sangin, professor at Seoul National University, says the fate of Jay Y. Lee depends on public sentiment and political appetite for chaebol reform.
Daniel Shapiro, former U.S. ambassador to Israel, says Arab nations will not accept a single state solution.
Richard Gorry, MD at JBC Energy Asia, says OPEC is trying to protect oil prices on the downside rather than rebalance the market.
Craig Chan of Nomura talks about momentum for the U.S. dollar in the near term and his expectations for Fed policy.
Tuan Huynh of Deutsche Bank Wealth Management says lower wage growth and uncertainty around Trump's policies are reasons why the Fed will wait till June.
Piyush Gupta, CEO of DBS Group, says the Fed could be behind the curve.
Piyush Gupta, CEO of DBS Group, talks about the impact the oil and gas sector will have on bad debt levels at the bank.
Piyush Gupta, CEO of DBS Group, says the high-water mark of bad debt is already behind the bank but the oil and gas sector will remain stretched.
JPMorgan's James Sullivan explains why things may not turn sour for EMs if the Fed raises rates this year.
James Sullivan of J.P. Morgan says EPS growth in emerging markets is higher than in develop markets.
Yohanes Sulaiman, lecturer at Universitas Jenderal Achmad Yani, weighs in on the threeway race in the regional election.
Charles Lipson, professor at the University of Chicago, says it was good President Trump acted quickly but things are still a mess.
Amir Anvarzadeh of BGC Securities says Toshiba is more likely to be relegated to the second section index than delisted.
Robert Rennie of Westpac Bank says he's been selective in buying USD.
James Sullivan of J.P. Morgan says Q1 GDP figures are likely to be weaker-than-expected and that a rate hike will only be due in June.