Expect deeper negative rates and the purchase of short-end bonds as the BOJ attempts to steepen the yield curve, says Macquarie's Nizam Idris.
G-20 leaders have a tough time pushing global trade in the face of income inequality and anti-trade sentiment, says NN Investment Partners' Ashish Goyal.
Monetary policy tools have been exhausted yet the results have been short of expectations, says NN Investment Partners' Ashish Goyal.
A record 2.2 million voters turned out for Hong Kong's hotly contested legislative council elections amid rising concerns about China's influence.
International cooperation to help drive innovation is a key theme that all G-20 leaders will likely affirm, says Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull.
Australia Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says the Ausgrid decision was not a case of protectionism but an issue of sovereignty.
Malcolm Turnbull, Prime Minister of Australia, has a message for his G-20 counterparts: Forget protectionism and embrace open markets
The encouragement of open markets, cross-border trade and innovation is critical to lifting people out of poverty, says Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull.
The haze issue will be less severe partly because of Indonesia's increased efforts to control the forest fires, says BMI research's Aurelia Britsch.
First Degree Global AM's Stephen Fisher explains that the nonfarm payrolls will have a short-term effect, but not a long-term impact on risk premiums.
The Venezuelan military will have everything to lose if the government falls, says Oxford Economics' Carlos de Sousa.
Both the U.S. and India want to see a counterweight to China's presence in Asia, particularly in the South China Sea, says CSR' Varun Sivaram.
Oil demand has exceeded global supply that is bordering on flat, but inventory build remains a worry, says Wood Mackenzie's Craig McMahon.
Macquarie Wealth Management's Martin Lakos says he's watching out for China's services sector to gain momentum and the Fed's hiking path.
OCBC's Barnabas Gan and Standard Chartered's Eric Robertsen discuss their forecasts for gold prices, which are closely tied to Fed moves.
Expect smartwatches to have improved functionality, better designs and increased connectivity, says Canalys' Ishan Dutt.
Crude demand from Europe and China has been falling while the supply glut persists, says OCBC Bank's Barnabas Gan.
Duke-NUS Medical School's Shee-Mei Lok says pregnant women infected with the Zika virus have a 1 to 10 percent chance of having a baby with microcephaly.
The U.S. elections and increase of U.S. dollar Libor might keep the Fed from hiking rates in September, says Standard Chartered's Eric Robertsen.
Singapore has identified a further 26 locally-transmitted Zika cases, with some found outside previously-affected areas.
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