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  • The euro wavers as a Spanish bank audit looms, and India's rupee can't get a break — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • As the odds of a credit downgrade for India rise, the country’s banks could prove to be especially vulnerable, due to their significant exposure to government debt.

  • The Indian central bank’s surprise decision Monday to hold interest rates steady may have sent the stock market and rupee falling, but analysts tell CNBC the Reserve Bank of India did the right thing.

  • Economy’s Mixed Blessing: Commodity Prices Fall Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 7:40 PM ET
    Workers stock pile bags of rice at a rice warehouse on September 1, 2008 in Jakarta, Indonesia. The global rice price has risen by almost 70% this year, raising concerns in Indonesia, which is one of the world's largest consumers.

    Prices for a range of goods, including cotton, copper and gasoline, have fallen in recent weeks, a sign of faltering demand. The New York Times reports.

  • Why India's Economy Isn't as Bad as Headlines Suggest Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 1:20 AM ET
    Bombay Traffic

    Earlier this week ratings agency Standard & Poor’s said India could be the first BRIC economy to lose its investment grade status, which was followed a day later by data showing factory output had nearly stalled in April. While India’s recent dismal economic performance has investors looking for exits, several experts tell CNBC things are not as bad as the headlines suggest.

  • Enough Oil Supply in the Short-Term  Tuesday, 12 Jun 2012 | 6:40 PM ET

    Dominic Schnider, Head Commodity Research, UBS Wealth Management, UBS Wealth Management says there is enough oil supply in the short-term and that production actually needs to be cut by half a million barrels. But he expects oil prices to remain high at about $90.

  • Retail’s Hottest Emerging Markets, 2012 Tuesday, 12 Jun 2012 | 1:08 PM ET
    Global management consulting firm A.T. Kearney takes an annual look at which emerging markets are ripe for retail expansion.  ranks the top 30 emerging countries and grades them on many factors, including an assessment of country risk, population size, wealth as well as the country’s current retail saturation. With anemic growth in the U.S. and Europe, retailers realize that global expansion is more important than ever. This has prompted retailers to search the globe for untapped consumer market

    Global management consulting firm A.T. Kearney takes an annual look at which emerging markets are ripe for retail expansion.

  • Euro Gets a Short Term Lift, India Gets a Warning Monday, 11 Jun 2012 | 7:53 AM ET

    Aid to Spain lifts risk appetite, but not for long — it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Exports of Buffalo Meat Soar From India Monday, 11 Jun 2012 | 12:58 AM ET
    Workers process pork at a slaughtering factory September 26, 2007 in Beijing, China.

    India's economy and exports may be waning compared with a year ago, but there is one sector still experiencing big growth – exports of beef in the form of water buffalo meat. The FT reports.

  • Why India Should Not Follow China in Cutting Rates Friday, 8 Jun 2012 | 7:27 AM ET
    Passers by are reflected on the logo of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) outside its headquarters in Mumbai on January 29, 2010. India's central bank kept interest rates on hold Friday but moved to drain liquidity from the banking system in a bid to tame surging inflation without hurting economic recovery. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) boosted its cash reserve ratio -- the sum commercial banks keep on deposit -- by a higher-than-expected 75 basis points to 5.75 percent in what it said was a bi

    After a surprise interest rate cut by China, all eyes are now on another Asian economic powerhouse, India, which is also expected to cut rates to boost flagging growth when its central bank meets in over a week’s time. But one expert warns against such monetary easing.

  • India: Bollygarchs at Bay Tuesday, 5 Jun 2012 | 9:03 PM ET

    Rising tension between Delhi and leading industrialists is hampering investment – and hopes of an early return to rapid growth, the FT reports.

  • Cramer Spells Out the Markets' Best-Case Scenario Tuesday, 5 Jun 2012 | 6:07 PM ET

    If all goes well in the euro zone, what's the best that could happen?

  • BRICs Slowdown Spells Trouble for Global Growth Tuesday, 5 Jun 2012 | 2:27 AM ET

    The worsening outlook for the BRIC nations  – Brazil, Russia, India and China – has put into question whether these leading emerging economies can continue to power global growth.

  • Cramer Paints Two Possible Worst-Case Scenarios Monday, 4 Jun 2012 | 6:09 PM ET
    Jim Cramer

    The "Mad Money" host decides to break down the two possible worst-case scenarios investors he thinks the U.S. could face in 2012.

  • Weak Rupee Good For India, Says Bank Head Monday, 4 Jun 2012 | 4:50 AM ET
    Indian Rupee banknotes

    While the record fall in the rupee has escalated India’s ongoing economic crisis, the head of private sector lender Kotak Mahindra Bank says the currency’s weakness could actually prove to be good for the economy.

  • 100 Days of Madness as India Ushers in Mango Season Monday, 4 Jun 2012 | 2:53 AM ET

    Almost every state in India has its own mango jingoism; if love of mangoes is nearly universal in India, so is disagreement over which variety is best, the New York Times reports.

  • Art Cashin on the Dismal Jobs Numbers  Friday, 1 Jun 2012 | 10:35 AM ET

    Art Cashin, UBS director of floor trading, discusses the gloom and doom descending on global markets after this morning's weak employment report, and the flight to safety in gold.

  • BOMBAY, INDIA: A sign board 'Mumbai' is placed near the Taj hotel at the famous landmark the Gateway in Bombay, 13 May 2005. Since independence in 1947, regional advocates in India have called for a change in many place names to reflect the wide linguistic and ethnic variations in the country of one-billion-plus people that spans the Himalayans in the north to the meeting of the Indian Ocean and Arabian Sea in the south. AFP PHOTO/Sebastian D'SOUZA. (Photo credit should read SEBASTIAN D'SOUZA/AF

    India’s economy grew at its slowest pace in nine years over the first quarter of 2012 and inflation stayed stubbornly high at 7 percent, which say experts is pushing policymakers into a  “stagflation” trap.

  • Emerging Market Bears Too Pessimistic: CEO Thursday, 31 May 2012 | 5:07 AM ET
    Brazil

    Brazil continues to see high levels of investment by some of the biggest global players despite suggestions that money is being pulled out of emerging markets as the global macro-economic picture worsens, Slim Feriani, Chief Executive Officer of Advance Emerging Capital Limited told CNBC’s “Squawk Box Europe”.

  • Roubini and Bremmer: Russia Is No ‘BRIC’ Wednesday, 30 May 2012 | 6:10 AM ET
    Russia

    Russia’s typical out-of-step response to global events – the latest its refusal to condemn the Assad regime in Syria – show its increasing insignificance on the world stage, Nouriel Roubini, chairman of Roubini Global Economics and Ian Bremmer, president of Eurasia Group, argue in an op-ed in the Financial Times