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  • Dollar Index Slips, Asian Currencies Rise Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 8:06 AM ET

    The dollar index hits a speed bump and the loonie lifts off - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • IMAX CEO on International Growth Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 6:25 PM ET
    IMAX CEO on International Growth

    Richard Gelfond, IMAX CEO, discusses the company's global expansion plans, especially in China, with Mad Money's Jim Cramer.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Copper Leads Metal Rally Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 4:00 PM ET
    Commodities Tomorrow: Copper Leads Metal Rally

    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.

  • Your Currency Trade on Stronger PMI Data Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 3:47 PM ET

    Strong economic reports from several countries have this strategist thinking of a currency trade.

  • China vs. Eurozone Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 2:04 PM ET
    China vs. Eurozone

    Chinese growth is the key to global growth and it's in China's best interest for the eurozone not to fail, says David Herro, Harris Associates international equity CIO.

  • $706B Worth of Global Advice Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 1:40 PM ET
    $706B Worth of Global Advice

    The risk of a double-dip recession in the U.S. has subsided, but investors should not grow complacent, says John Hailer, Natixis Global Asset Mgmt. president/CEO.

  • Apple's Next Stop, $1,000? Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 12:00 PM ET
    Apple's Next Stop, $1,000?

    Apple remains the premiere play on the rise of the mobile internet sector, says Brian White, Topeka Capital Markets, who expects the next 12-18 months to be very exciting for the company.

  • Dunhill Doubles Down on U.S. Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 11:12 AM ET

    After years of aggressive expansion in Asia, Alfred Dunhill is gambling big on the U.S. market. London’s high-end men’s retailer recently opened its second store in the U.S. on Vegas’ sunset strip. It plans to open at least three more in the next twelve months.

  • Euro Zone Slows, Safe Haven Yen Gets a Lift Monday, 2 Apr 2012 | 8:50 AM ET

    Manufacturing indicators abound, and Myanmar sets the kyat free — it's time for your FX Fix.

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    Concerns over Spain, high oil prices and the speed of an economic slowdown in China will lead to a shift in investor sentiment in the second quarter, prompting a pause in the rally that saw markets climb to multi-year highs in the first quarter of 2012, analysts said on Monday.

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    SouthGobi Resources may be about to lose one ‘big brother’ but stands to gain an even larger one with greater clout, if a proposed deal by Chalco to buy Ivanhoe Mining’s controlling stake in the Mongolian-focused coal producer is completed.

  • Mario Monti

    Prime Minister Mario Monti urged China on Saturday to step up investment in Italy and tried to reassure Beijing that the euro zone debt crisis was close to resolution and tough economic reforms passed by his government were working.

  • What Jim Cramer’s Watching Next Week Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 6:48 PM ET

    The “Mad Money” host lays out his “Game Plan.”

  • Preparing for Global Headwinds Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 4:05 PM ET
    Preparing for Global Headwinds

    Sharing investor advice amid growing concerns over a hard-landing in China and rising gasoline prices, with Thomas Lee, JPMorgan chief U.S. equity strategist, and Stephen Gallagher, Societe Generale corporate and investment banking.

  • Bull Market for China? Why One Pro Thinks So Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 3:27 PM ET
    Shanghai Stock Exchange Building

    Despite concerns over a slowdown in the Chinese economy, a bull market may be on the horizon for China in the second quarter, according to Jordan Kotick, managing director of technical strategy at Barclays Capital.

  • Making Money in Emerging Markets Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 12:15 PM ET
    Making Money in Emerging Markets

    The MSCI Emerging Markets index is up 12 percent. Checking on recent emerging market gains, with Ian Hague, Firebird Management co-founder and Tim Seymour, founder.

  • Case Based in China Puts a Face on Persistent Hacking Friday, 30 Mar 2012 | 12:13 PM ET

    A breach of computers belonging to companies in Japan and India and to Tibetan activists has been linked to a former graduate student at a Chinese university — putting a face on the persistent espionage by Chinese hackers against foreign companies and groups.

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    Shares of Sun Hung Kai Properties, Asia’s largest real estate developer, tumbled 12 percent on Friday after the company’s billionaire owners were arrested on suspicion of corruption.

  • How Will Chinese Stocks Perform in Q2? Thursday, 29 Mar 2012 | 9:20 PM ET
    How Will Chinese Stocks Perform in Q2?

    As industrial companies post a 5% decline in profits for the first quarter, CNBC's Tracey Chang asks experts if the Shanghai market can fare better in the next quarter despite slower economic growth.

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    Asia could face the threat of inflation in the second half of the year as economies begin to expand again, according to Frederic Neumann, Co-head of Asian Economic Research at HSBC Bank.