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  • PMI Data Sends a Mixed Signal

    Mark Matthews from Bank Julius Baer and Zhang Zhiwei from Nomura discuss the latest China PMI numbers.

  • China's Hacking Prowess

    Patrick Chovanec, Associate Professor, Tsinghua University says that allegations that Chinese hackers attacked the New York Times was no big surprise. He also says that China's new leaders are still obsessed about controlling the narrative on China.

  • China Attacking US Online

    Chinese hackers reportedly broke into email accounts of New York Times and Wall Street Journal employees. Gordon Chang, author of "the Coming Collapse of China," and Ann Lee, author of "What the U.S. Can Learn From China," offer insight.

  • Risks Facing the Global Economy

    Jimmy Koh, Head of Research & Investor Relations, UOB discusses the risks facing the global economy. He explores the problems facing China's economy.

  • FILE - An Iranian oil technician makes his way to the oil separator facilities in Iran's Azadegan oil field southwest of Tehran.

    Iran's crude exports to its biggest customer, Asia, fell by a quarter in 2012 and shipments this year are expected to drop by at least 12 percent under U.S. sanctions pressure, but ample alternative supplies will keep refiners flush with oil.

  • China Needs a 'Clean Revolution'

    Wu Changhua, Greater China Director, The Climate Group discusses China's pollution problem. She welcomes suggestions by China's new leaders to make environmental and energy conservation a top priority.

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    Nothing offends a Chinese employee more than cancelling the annual lunar new year party – a rare chance to eat, drink and win a free iPad or iPhone, courtesy of the boss. The Financial Times reports.

  • Asian Emphasis in Asset Allocation: Pro

    Stephen Davies, CEO, Javelin Wealth Management says he had reduced his cash weights and remains fully weighted on equities, with an emphasis on Asia and emerging markets.

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    Tim Seymour of EmergingMoney.com, and a "Fast Money" regular, explains why he is a "China bull."

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Oil Finishes Strong

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets. Oil continued its steady climb today and could soon have an impact on American consumers, particularly since gas prices have jumped 10 cents/gallon in the last week..

  • Trusting China, Rebranding RIMM

    The Chinese have hacked the New York Times, with CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera & Jon Fortt.

  • Overweight Germany, Underweight Japan: HSBC

    Garry Evans, Global Head of Equity Strategy at HSBC says Germany is a safe way to play the Europe markets. He says the excitement in Japan is priced in and is skeptical on whether the BOJ will do anything more aggressive.

  • Severe Air Pollution Continuous In Beijing

    China's foulest fortnight for air pollution in memory has rekindled a tongue-in-cheek campaign by a multimillionaire with a streak of showmanship who is selling canned fresh air.

  • Is Faber a Chronic Bear?

    Marc Faber, Editor & Publisher, The Gloom, Boom & Doom Report explains why he does not think that China is out of the woods.

  • Rio Tinto's Sam Walsh faces his first difficult decision as chief executive -- whether to shut the 1,400-staff Gove alumina refinery in Australia -- as under-performing units come under tougher scrutiny following $14 billion in writedowns this month.

  • Commodities Tomorrow: Nat Gas Futures Up 2%

    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.

  • China Already Awash With Consoles: Expert

    Duncan Clark, chairman of BDA (China), tells CNBC why the sheer number of black market game consoles in China already means a potential relaxation in the law would have little short term effect.

  • Two movie production-distribution companies plan to expand if allowed to raise funds on the Shanghai exchange.

  • Assessing China's Debt Levels

    Will Oswald, Global Head of Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities at Standard Chartered Bank says China's government debt to GDP level is around 75-80%, much higher than the official 20% reported.

  • Why I'm a China Bull

    Janet Engels, Director, Private Client Research Group at RBC tells CNBC's Cash Flow why she's bullish on greater China markets.