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Neil Atkinson, director, energy research and analysis at Datamonitor, tells CNBC that thanks to a "patchy" economic picture and struggling demand, oil prices are much more likely to fall than rise.
Leif Eskesen, chief economist for India & ASEAN at HSBC, says the Chinese services sector expansion is "policy-engineered" whereas India is experiencing a "stabilization of conditions" and will need further structural reforms to boost investments.
Andrew Weiss, head of pharma and biotech research at Vontobel, tells CNBC why Novartis' failure to win its battle for patent protection for the drug Glivec highlights the flaws in pharma companies' emerging market strategy.
Annual growth of 8 percent may seem like a distant memory in India, whose economy has suffered a sharp deceleration over the past year, however, the country's finance minister believes Asia's third largest economy can return to such levels by 2015.
Thousands of U.K. financial sector workers risk being frozen out of the industry unless they pass mandatory tests measuring their personal ethics and integrity.
Michael McCarthy, Chief Market Strategist at CMC Markets says slowing growth and rising inflation in India makes it the biggest risk in Asia. He expects an extreme cooling of growth in the country.
India's Finance Minister P. Chidambaram tells CNBC why the case for foreign investment in India is a solid one, despite economic headwinds and a depreciating rupee.
India's top court has dealt a serious blow to Western pharmaceutical firms who are increasingly focusing on India to drive sales.
Leaders of the BRICS countries - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - wrapped up their annual summit overnight. CNBC's Samantha Loring files this report from Durban.
Leaders of the five BRICS nations plan to create a development bank in a direct challenge to the World Bank that they accuse of Western bias. The bank would use $50 billion of seed capital shared equally but dominated by China.
Belgian chocolate makers believe their renowned pralines should have similar protection to that enjoyed by French champagne or Italy's Parma ham.
A creative advertising group working for Ford in India developed artwork which the auto company says was not requested or approved. Rupal Parekh of Ad Age, offers insight.
Timothy Moe, Goldman Sachs chief Asia Pacific equity strategist, discusses whether China's recent economic data points to recovery, and why he is "overweight" on stocks in Korea and India.
Saurabh Mukherjea, Head of Equities at Ambit Capital says the RBI will cut at least 75 bps this year. He also says that India's current account deficit will improve in 2014 and see the rupee stabilize.
Sanjiv Duggal of HSBC Asset Management, & Adrian Mowat of JPMorgan Securities (Asia Pacific) are bullish on Indian markets even as the nation faces a ballooning fiscal deficit.
India's central bank on Tuesday cut its benchmark policy rate by 25 basis points for the second time since the start of the year in a bid to help revive flagging growth in Asia's third-largest economy.
PK Basu, MD & Head of Asia Research & Economics at Maybank Kim Eng thinks India's current account will improve in the current quarter and there is room for further rate cuts. Richard Martin, Managing Director at IMA Asia joins in the conversation as the RBI decision breaks.
Aadil Ebrahim, Managing Director at Bowen Asia says a cut in government spending and the budget's fiscal consolidation make it possible for the RBI to cut rates by 50-basis points.
Women who drink, long portrayed as less than respectable by Bollywood movies and still wary of entering most watering holes, are becoming big business in socially conservative India.
Sanjeev Prasad, Senior Executive Director & Co-Head, Institutional Equities at Kotak Securities says India will likely cut its rates by 25 basis points.