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  • Is it time to buy US stocks? Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 1:00 AM ET
    Time to invest in US Stocks?

    Nathan Bell from Peters MacGregor Capital Management answers CNBC readers' questions on General Electric and Berkshire Hathaway.

  • Low-cost carriers faring better on weak oil: Citi Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 12:56 AM ET
    Impact of weak oil prices

    Full-service carriers are hurting given reduced headcount in financial services and commodities, says Michael Beer from Citi Research.

  • Why TPP is a win for New Zealand Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 12:52 AM ET
    TPP impact on NZ

    The real prize from the TPP deal is access to markets including the U.S. and Japan, says Mike Petersen, New Zealand Special Agricultural Trade Envoy.

  • This is what bond markets are saying Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 12:44 AM ET
    Cautious on Asian Markets

    Markets indicate that there won't be another Fed hike this year, explains Manpreet Gill from Standard Chartered Wealth Management.

  • Why is Nintendo's new strategy not taking off? Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 12:58 AM ET
    Nintendo mobile strategy

    Lewis Ward from IDC, says bringing smartphone and tablet games to the market is different from what Nintendo has traditionally done.

  • Tri:Factor: Will M&A surge in 2016? Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 12:56 AM ET
    Tri:Factor: Will M&A surge in 2016

    Goh Soo Jin, co-head of Platinum Equity, Singapore, explains why 2016 will be a great year for M&A activity.

  • Who will come up tops in China's fintech? Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 12:53 AM ET
    Who is in a strong position to capitalize on fintech in China

    Wendy Huang, from Macquarie, identifies the pros and cons of the Fintech investments made by the big internet giants Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent.

  • Investors: Stay on sidelines or hunt for value? Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 12:51 AM ET
    uncertain environments stay on sidelines

    Lorraine Tan from Morningstar, says based on a two to three years investment horizon, there are good buying opportunities.

  • Thailand's Minor buys Portugal's Tivoli hotels Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 | 1:15 AM ET
    Thailand's minor international buys Portugal's Tivoli hotels

    Acquisition of Portugal's Tivoli hotels gives entry points into new markets says Bill Heinecke, chairman and CEO of Minor International.

  • Lego goes from blocks to pixels in 2016 Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 | 1:10 AM ET
    Lego goes digital

    Marko Ilincic, senior vice president for APAC at Lego says the company's new product line will mix physical experience with digital.

  • RBI might cut rates after Feb budget: Pro Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 | 1:02 AM ET
    RBI Rate

    The RBI's statement suggests the cental bank is more concerned about inflation than market expectations says Radhika Rao, an economist at DBS.

  • More concerning than Zika virus? Side effects Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 | 12:55 AM ET
    Zika virus a public health emergency : WHO

    Vikram Mansharamani, lecturer at Yale University, says neurological damage and potential birth defects are serious concerns.

  • This nominee is good news for US businesses Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 | 12:50 AM ET
    US Presidential elections : Who's better for business?

    Steven Okun, vice chair of APCAC says businesses will benefit from a presidential nominee willing to work with them.

  • Here's why the selloff isn't behind us: Pro Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 | 12:38 AM ET
    Premature to say that global markets have bottomed

    Shane Oliver, chief economist at AMP Capital, says the recent rebound in markets could reverse course and reach new lows.

  • Are tourists still flocking to the Maldives? Monday, 1 Feb 2016 | 1:01 AM ET
    Maldives tourism

    Moosa Zameer, Tourism Minister of Maldives, says external factors affected Maldives tourism, not internal politics.

  • Tri:Factor: Wary of China? Here are EM alternatives Monday, 1 Feb 2016 | 12:56 AM ET
    TriFactor : Emerging Markets

    Michael Preiss, executive director at Taurus Wealth Advisors, identifies Philippines, Malaysia and Vietnam as three good investment alternatives to China.

  • More stimulus for China manufacturing? Bad idea Monday, 1 Feb 2016 | 12:51 AM ET
    China Manufacturing

    Ryan Roberts, analyst at MCM Partners, says a combination of monetary and fiscal policy reforms will be needed to help China's economy rebalance.

  • What does BOJ hope to achieve with new policy? Monday, 1 Feb 2016 | 12:20 AM ET
    BOJ Policy step

    Eric Robertsen, from Standard Chartered Bank, outlines the objectives of the Bank of Japan's new negative rates policy.

  • Here are the three top safe-haven investments Friday, 29 Jan 2016 | 12:44 AM ET
    Here are the three top safe-haven investments

    According to V. Anantha Nageswaran, CEO at Vansight, the three safe-haven investments are gold, stable currencies such as the dollar, and uncorrelated equity markets such as Vietnam.

  • Just why is OPEC overproducing? Friday, 29 Jan 2016 | 12:38 AM ET
    Just why is OPEC overproducing?

    As a leading market player in the oil sector, it doesn't make sense for Saudi Arabia to hold back on its spare capacity, says Ivan Szpakowski, head of Asia commodity research at Citi.

About Capital Connection

  • Hosted by Sri Jegarajah from the Singapore Exchange, Capital Connection gives you a reading on Asia's markets mid-day and sets you up for the European trading day.

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  • Sri Jegarajah

    Based in Singapore, Sri is the co-anchor of CNBC's Capital Connection and an experienced business and financial markets correspondent.

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