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  • Fast Funds: FXI

    The FMHR team provide their top picks in exchange traded funds. Today, trader Jon Najarian reveals where he sees opportunity in large cap Chinese stocks.

  • Is the Solar Industry on the Rebound?

    Mike Yip, assistant vice president at CIMB, talks to CNBC about the outlook for the solar industry and says that while the general market is improving there are still some overcapacity issues.

  • China saw export growth of 10 percent year on year in March while exports to the U.S. and Europe, its two biggest markets, continued to slump, which is making analysts question the reliability of the data.

  • Chinese Data Is Hard to Interpret: Economist

    Julian Callow, chief international economist at Barclays, tells CNBC Chinese data is hard to interpret and that growth in the country is not quite as strong as it looks like.

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    Chinese President Xi Jinping's austerity drive hasn't put a dampener on business at Sands China, said Edward Tracy, president and CEO of Macau's largest operator of casinos and resorts.

  • China has earned praise from international scientists for its handling of an outbreak of a deadly new bird flu, but a history of public health cover-ups means the Chinese public is harder to win over.

  • China Needs to Float Yuan to Avoid Global Recession: Swan

    The global ratings agency cut China's long-term local currency credit rating to A-plus from AA-minus on Tuesday with a stable outlook, citing financial risks from rapid credit expansion alongside the rise of shadow banking activity.

  • Yum Feels Sting of Bird Flu Fears

    Concerns are growing for the restaurant industry. How to play Yum Brands amid reports of deaths from the bird flu, with the "Fast Money" traders. Also, what Johnson's exit means for JC Penney shareholders, with Daniel Hurwitz, DDR CEO.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Energy Report Preview

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson previews the U.S. Energy Department's weekly petroleum report and impact it may have on oil trading on Wednesday.

  • Oil storage tanks in Mexico.

    While China's interest in Canadian energy assets has been relatively well documented, at least in the Canadian press, Beijing is also courting Mexico, and receiving a warm welcome.

  • World's Top Selling Vehicle

    The Ford Focus is now the best selling car in the world -- Ford is up about 27 percent in the last 6 months, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.

  • 'It's a Very Difficult Time for Ship Owners': Expert

    Richard Cosse, managing partner at Perigee Finance Group, describes how competitive the global shipping sector is and what impact the slowdown in lending from banks will have on the sector.

  • China Inflation

    Freya Beamish, economist at Lombard Street Research and Satyajit Das, author of Traders, Guns & Money: Knowns and Unknowns in the Dazzling World of Derivatives, discuss the slowdown in Chinese inflation and what China can do to stimulate its economy.

  • China's newly-elected President Xi Jinping (R) talks with former President Hu Jintao (L) during the fourth plenary meeting of the National People's Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

    Nepoch Capital, a new private equity firm founded by the son of a former member of China's politburo, has launched the first 'princeling' fundraising since the new government took power vowing to clamp down on cronyism and nepotism.

  • Two retired senior Chinese officials are engaged in a battle with one another to sway Beijing's new leadership over the future of the one-child policy, exposing divisions that have impeded progress in a crucial area of reform.

  • China Stock Picks

    Jiong Shao, Regional Head of internet & Chief China Strategist at Macquarie tells CNBC's Cash Flow which China stocks he likes at the moment.

  • HK Officials On Alert For H7N9 Virus

    Sophia Chan, Under Secretary of the Food & Health Bureau in Hong Kong, says there is no case of the latest strain of bird flu virus in the city, but is stepping up prevention and surveillance.

  • Chinese worker inspecting a microchip.

    U.S. business groups, worried about retaliation and thwarted innovated growth, are asking for a repeal of a new cybersecutiry law that discourages Chinese information technology purchases.

  • North Korea's China Influence

    Kim Jong-un is bending to no one. John Bussey, WSJ, and Peter Navarro, University of California professor, discuss.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Mixed Day for Energy

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson looks at what's in store for the energy trade in the day ahead and the reason why gasoline may continue to lead the oil market's gains.