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  • Options Action: Playing the Chinese IPO Boom Thursday, 16 Dec 2010 | 6:19 PM ET

    Brian Stutland of Stutland Equities explains how.

  • Fed May Only Hike Interest Rates in 2012: Economist Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010 | 6:31 PM ET

    This is a transcript of top stories presented by China's CCTV Business Channel as produced by CNBC Asia Pacific.

  • China No Longer Top Holder of US Treasuries Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010 | 1:55 PM ET
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    If China is no longer the U.S. government's largest creditor who is?

  • Chinese shipping containers

    Asia’s clean bill of health presents two major opportunities. The first is to re-ignite the drive towards closer economic cooperation that has been stalled since the late 1990s Asian Financial Crisis.

  • Global Resources Spending Soars Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010 | 11:18 AM ET

    Global spending on mining will surpass pre-crisis levels next year, according to an emerging industry consensus.

  • To Conquer Wind Power, China Writes the Rules Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010 | 10:01 AM ET

    On a visit to India, Prime Minister Wen Jiabao of China said the two countries should open their markets so they can support each other’s economic growth, the New York Times reports.

  • HK Stocks in Uptrend, but Cautious over China: Charts Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010 | 12:05 AM ET
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    Hong Kong remains the primary entre-port into China and north Asia investments. And for this reason, its market quickly feels the effect of decisions made in Beijing, and the tensions in North Korea.

  • Former British PM Brown on Resolving EU Debt Crisis Tuesday, 14 Dec 2010 | 6:19 PM ET

    This is a transcript of top stories presented by China's CCTV Business Channel as produced by CNBC Asia Pacific.

  • Re-Pricing Risk and Rate Hikes Tuesday, 14 Dec 2010 | 10:54 AM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders look at the trades on tightening debt insurance spreads for Spanish sovereign debt and India's efforts to cool inflation.

  • Australia Struggles With Weak Wheat Harvests Monday, 13 Dec 2010 | 5:56 PM ET

    This is a transcript of top stories presented by China's CCTV Business Channel as produced by CNBC Asia Pacific.

  • The New Insider Trading: China Connections Monday, 13 Dec 2010 | 4:36 PM ET

    Even while the federal government is apparently cracking down on expert networks and other types of independent research firms that offer customers an inside track on various economic sectors, sell-side research firms are pushing ahead with these same types of promises. The twist, however, is that they aren't promising the inside track on companies traded on US equities markets.

  • A year ago, almost no one knew a rare earth element from a rare coin. Today, rare earths are a global story—and a global investment opportunity.

  • Top Plays on China's Food Inflation Monday, 13 Dec 2010 | 11:04 AM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders look at how to trade China's inflation data.

  • Man signing tax form

    Stocks head toward the year end on a tail wind, but traders are watching a number of cross currents that could hold back gains in the week ahead.

  • Is China About to Slaughter This Bull? Friday, 10 Dec 2010 | 6:01 PM ET

    David Riedel of Riedel Research and Dennis Gartman of "The Gartman Letter" share two very different viewpoints on the matter.

  • Stocks End the Week Higher; GE Soars Friday, 10 Dec 2010 | 4:52 PM ET

    Stocks ended the week higher despite lack of progress on a tax bill as investors looked to positive economic and corporate news.  GE and Pfizer rose, while Kraft and Boeing fell.

  • Stocks Hold Gains Ahead of Close; GE Rises Friday, 10 Dec 2010 | 3:57 PM ET

    Stocks gained Friday following a handful of positive economic news and after GE boosted its quarterly dividend for the second time this year. GE and Pfizer rose, while Kraft and Boeing fell.

  • Greenberg: Digging Deeper into Youku Friday, 10 Dec 2010 | 3:09 PM ET

    I think I figured it out with these Chinese IPOs: We’ve got to stop calling the Amazons or YouTubes or the whatever's of China.

  • China Overbuilding to 'Hit a Wall': Chanos Friday, 10 Dec 2010 | 1:14 PM ET

    The overdependence on new real estate in China, when the demand isn't there, will cause the nation to eventually hit a wall, hedge fund manager James Chanos told CNBC Friday.

  • Stocks Gain Modestly; General Electric Rises Friday, 10 Dec 2010 | 12:13 PM ET

    Stocks gained after General Electric boosted its quarterly dividend. Stocks had been fluctuating in a narrow range Friday despite a better-than-expected reading of consumer confidence, and a narrowing of the U.S. trade deficit in October.