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  • India has waded into the international row over the map in new Chinese passports, describing its inclusion of disputed territory along the two countries’ border as unacceptable. The FT reports.

  • Is IPO Fever Returning to the Hong Kong Market?

    After months of lackluster activity, the buzz is back in Hong Kong’s IPO market as several big companies prepare to list in this once hot destination for raising capital.

  • Baijiu: A Barometer of Corruption in China

    Francis Lun, Managing Director at Lyncean Holdings explains why sales of baijiu or Chinese liquor are a barometer of corruption in China.

  • Need to See Consistency in China's Order Flows: Economist

    Song Seng Wun, Regional Economist, CIMB says China needs to show consistency in order flows before he can be assured that its economy is showing a robust, broad-based and sustainable recovery.

  • EUR/USD Could Hit 1.5 in 2013: Economist

    Clifford Bennett, Chief Economist, Orb Global Investments explains why he sees upward pressure on the euro, and forecasts that it could hit 1.5 against the U.S. dollar in 2013.

  • China Seeks More Sustainable Growth: Expert

    Andrew Leung, chairman of Andrew Leung International Consultants, tells CNBC that China wants to achieve growth in a slower and more balanced fashion than it did in previous decades.

  • Investors watch the electronic board at a stock exchange hall in Huaibei, China.

    China’s stock market, which has shed 60 percent of its value since a 2007 peak, is once again languishing at 3-1/2 year lows and nothing it seems can push this market out of a rut, said analysts.

  • China’s ‘New Manhattan’ Becomes Censorship Capital

    Has the much-awaited recovery in the world’s second largest economy finally taken shape? The answer is yes if you go by the latest private sector index on manufacturing activity in the mainland, which has expanded for the first time in more than a year.

  • Shanghai Comp To Rise If China Softens Housing Policy: Pro

    Tim Condon, Head of Research, Asia at ING Financial Markets said the Shanghai Composite could approach pre-crisis levels of near 6,000 if Beijing eases its housing policies.

  • Opp Calls

    Hans Goetti, Chief Investment Officer, Finaport believes China's positive inventory levels and its successful leadership transition will result in growth between 8-8.5 percent in 2013.

  • China's Economy Out of The Woods: Pro

    Frederic Neumann, MD & Co-Head of Asian Economics Research, HSBC says China's HSBC Flash PMI data confirms the steady improvement in economic growth, especially in new export orders.

  • China Stamps Passports With Sea Claims

    Beijing has included its South China Sea territorial claims on maps printed inside new Chinese passports, infuriating at least one of its neighbours. The FT reports.

  • Excess Capacity in China: Strategist

    Adrian Mowat, Chief Asian & Emerging Markets Equity Strategist, JP Morgan Securities Asia Pacific says Asian earnings have been downgraded by 15% this year, with obstacles ahead for profitability.

  • Mad Money, November 21, 2012

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Geopolitical Risk Premium Remains

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Chinese Grandfather Models Women's Clothes And Becomes Internet Hit

    Liu Xianping, 72, was discovered by accident and has turned his granddaughter's online fashion business into a worldwide hit. The Global Post reports.

  • Mad Money, November 20, 2012

    Mad Money host and former hedge fund manager, Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Truce In Gaza Ahead?

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks at where oil and precious metals are likely headed tomorrow.

  • Busch: Trading FX Over the Holidays

    Expect a risk rally over the next few days, but next week could be another story. Here's how to trade the shifting winds.

  • The Next Big Investment Theme: Billions of Women

    Women in emerging markets are becoming wealthier and their greater spending power represents a significant investment opportunity, according to a new report from Portuguese bank Espirito Santo.