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    China's Golden Week is coming, and this strategist sees a trade with luster.

  • Offshore wind farm

    President Barack Obama blocked on Friday a privately owned Chinese company from building wind turbines close to a Navy military site in Oregon due to national security concerns, and the company said it would challenge the action in court.

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    Spain's crisis budget lifts the euro and the Japanese go shopping — it's time for your FX Fix.

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    The Chilean peso has been on a tear, but this strategist thinks the central bank may soon put on the brakes.

  • Rudd: Australia is a Global Middle Power

    Kevin Rudd, Former Prime Minister, Australia says that the way to resolve Japan and China's Senkaku/Diaoyu islands dispute is to "buy time". He further discusses the resilience of the Australian Labor Party while sharing about his life beyond being prime minister.

  • China's Labor Woes

    Kirk Yang, Head of Asia Tech Hardware Research, Barclays and Geoffrey Crothall, Spokesman, China Labour Bulletin discuss China's role as a world manufacturing hub in view of the mass labor unrest in the country's major supplier to Apple, Foxconn.

  • Australian former prime minister Kevin Rudd.

    Australia's former prime minister and longtime China watcher Kevin Rudd told CNBC that China and Japan can solve their dispute over the East China Sea islands by jointly exploring and sharing resources around these islands.

  • Jim O'Neill, chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management

    Chinese equities fell to their lowest levels since 2009 this week on concerns over an economic slowdown, but Jim O'Neill, chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management says mainland stocks present the most exciting investment opportunity of all the BRIC markets.

  • Global Markets

    Fitch Ratings on Friday lowered its 2012 growth forecasts for China and India, two of Asia’s biggest economies, citing a deteriorating outlook for the global economy.

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    If you ask “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer, it depends.

  • A trader at the New York Stock Exchange.

    Investors are bracing for fresh shock waves in the fourth quarter from the old familiar trouble spots that have been hanging over markets.

  • Market Solutions Ahead? Hormats Weighs In

    Robert Hormats, Under Secretary of State for economic growth discusses the European crisis, the anti-austerity protests in Spain, and President Obama's role in U.S. economic growth. "I think President Obama has made a major effort to reduce the budget deficit and also to invest in the future of the U.S.," he says.

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    From the stump and on the airwaves, both Barack Obama and Mitt Romney often glossed over exactly where the other stands on five major issues, the Fiscal Times reports.

  • Beijing, China

    With China approaching a leadership transition and the economy continuing to show signs of weakness, the government will likely embark on a fresh stimulus program, Dan Greenhaus, chief global strategist at BTIG, told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” on Thursday.

  • Catalysts for a Rally

    Dan Greenhaus, BTIG, discusses increasing optimism over a Spanish bailout to a fresh dose of stimulus in China.

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    While Asia's two largest economies shadow-box in the East China Sea, unresolved territorial claims in resources-rich waters immediately south are complicating oil and gas developments aimed at meeting the region's rising energy needs.

  • Shanghai skyline

    When it comes to confronting economic slowdowns, the Chinese government has not been shy about making bold moves. Faced with the contagion of global recession four years ago, policy makers created a $585 billion stimulus package that helped inoculate the nation against the economic malaise still sapping the United States and Europe.The NYT reports.

  • Austerity's Market Impact

    Violent protests in Greece and Spain over tough austerity measures are striking fear in investors. Brian Kelly, JPMorgan Funds; Mark Travis, Intrepid Capital Funds; and CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and Rick Santelli discuss.

  • Fiscal Cliff Rescue

    QE3 will have less impact than experts expect, this strategist says, and investors who are short the dollar will get a surprise.

  • S&P 500 Down for Fifth Day

    How to invest amid rising tensions in Europe as protests sweep the region for another day, with Bill Spiropoulus, CoreStates Capital Advisors CEO; David Sowerby, Loomis Sayles & Co.; and CNBC's Rick Santelli.