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  • A Warning as Markets Cool in Asia Thursday, 13 Jan 2011 | 10:33 AM ET
    Bangladeshi police look on as a crowd of investors shout slogans during a protest in front of The Dhaka Stock Exchange in Dhaka.

    Stock markets in India and a handful of other, smaller Asian countries, which surged last year as foreign investors bet on their fast growth, are starting to remind investors of the risks involved. The NYT reports.

  • US Fiscal Policy Could Cause 'Buyers' Strike': Pro Thursday, 13 Jan 2011 | 4:37 AM ET

    A lack of action on the US fiscal position could lead to a "buyers strike," according to Bob Parker, a special advisor to Credit Suisse.

  • Asian Stocks End Up on Portugal Bond Auction Thursday, 13 Jan 2011 | 4:30 AM ET

    Asian stocks rose on Thursday after a successful bond auction in Portugal eased fears about the euro zone's debt crisis and boosted European and U.S. stocks.

  • Asia's Growth Leading to Strong Inflation Threat Wednesday, 12 Jan 2011 | 5:42 PM ET

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

  • Banks to Make a 'Boxcar Full of Money' This Year: Pro Wednesday, 12 Jan 2011 | 1:04 PM ET

    The overall financial sector “looks great” this year, said Bill Spiropoulos, CEO of CoreStates Capital Advisors, a wealth management firm.

  • Farrell: The PIIGS are Back and Japan Said What? Wednesday, 12 Jan 2011 | 9:13 AM ET
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    The early morning hoopla Tuesday was that Japan had pledged to support the Eurozone in its continuing fight against the ill winds of threatened illiquidity by buying bonds. Probably bonds issued by the Financial Stability thing that has been set up by the European central bank.

  • Asia Ends Up; KOSPI Hits Fresh Closing High Wednesday, 12 Jan 2011 | 4:24 AM ET

    Asian stocks rose on Wednesday as global markets halted recent losing streaks and posted modest gains on the back of solid earnings reports and positive broker comments, while investors await the outcome of debt issuance in the euro zone.

  • Spain's Position Is Strong: Santander Vice Chairman Wednesday, 12 Jan 2011 | 2:55 AM ET
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    Spain is different than other euro zone periphery countries as its fiscal position is strong, Matias Rodriguez Inciarte, vice chairman of bank Santander, told CNBC Wednesday in an interview.

  • Faceoff: Heat Over Chinese Reverse Mergers Tuesday, 11 Jan 2011 | 5:55 PM ET

    Chinese reverse mergers continue to be in the headlines as of late, causing investors to take notice and, as a result, these special types of mergers have come under increased scrutiny.

  • Effectiveness of US Loose Monetary Policy Questioned Tuesday, 11 Jan 2011 | 5:44 PM ET

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

  • Busch: Is the US Next In Line to Bail Out Europe? Tuesday, 11 Jan 2011 | 12:05 PM ET

    Today, Japanese Finance Minister Noda said that Japan would use its existing euro foreign exchange reserves to buy a large portion of the bonds issued by the European Financial Stability Fund.

  • Asia Ends Mixed; EU Debt, Earnings Eyed Tuesday, 11 Jan 2011 | 5:57 AM ET

    Asian stock markets ended mixed on Tuesday as government debt burdens in Europe weighed on investor sentiment.

  • Anxiety Grows Around Portugal's Debt Market Monday, 10 Jan 2011 | 6:08 PM ET

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

  • Dennis Gartman, founder of "The Gartman Letter," said he still expects the euro to split into two currencies.

  • Busch: Fantastic FX 4 Monday, 10 Jan 2011 | 1:34 PM ET

    The ECB meets this week. The markets continue to abuse the Euro against most major currencies as concerns over European banks remain strong.

  • Asia Ends Lower after Lackluster US Jobs Data Monday, 10 Jan 2011 | 4:43 AM ET

    Asian stocks mostly traded to the downside on Monday, after a lackluster U.S. job report drove Wall Street lower Friday, but trading volume was light with Japan markets closed for a public holiday.

  • Campbell: What to Watch in 2011 Friday, 7 Jan 2011 | 10:35 AM ET
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    From Portugal and Spain to the state of housing in the US, here are some notable themes to watch for in 2011.

  • Morici: Another Disappointing Jobs Report Friday, 7 Jan 2011 | 10:08 AM ET
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    The economy added 103,000 jobs in December. Unemployment fell to 9.4 percent, largely because 260,000 adults dropped out of the labor force and are no longer counted as unemployed by the government.

  • Asia Ends Mixed Ahead of US Jobs Data Friday, 7 Jan 2011 | 5:50 AM ET

    Asian markets ended mixed on Friday as investors stayed cautious ahead of the U.S. nonfarm payrolls report.

  • Australia Floods Fuel Rise in Coal Prices Thursday, 6 Jan 2011 | 6:27 PM ET

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