• Proxy warriors: 4 types of pro-Russian separatists Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 12:25 PM ET
    An armed pro-Russian separatist stands guard at a railway station in Donetsk July 21, 2014.

    Four groups are fighting for Russia in Ukraine, experts say, while the downing of a Malaysian plane has complicated Putin's plans in the country.

  • Fortescue CEO: Repeal of carbon tax is good     Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 11:05 PM ET

    Nev Power, CEO of Fortescue, describes how Australia will benefit from the scrapping of the carbon tax. He also explains why iron ore prices will stabilize in the months ahead.

  • General Electric's focus at the B20 summit     Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 8:49 PM ET

    John Rice, Vice Chairman of General Electric, describes why the firm is pushing for infrastructure investment and how governments can facilitate a conducive environment for businesses.

  • Andrew Robb, Trade Minister of Australia, says it is important for the country to maintain strong relationships with all of its Asian trading partners, including China, Japan and South Korea.

  • Australia Trade Min: The aims of B20 summit     Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 7:34 PM ET

    Andrew Robb, Trade Minister of Australia, says the B20 meeting hopes to propose strategies that will help the G-20 achieve its agenda of boosting world growth

  • Donald Williams, CIO of Platypus Asset Management, says a "sweet deal" for Country Road and the potential of losing $50 million make it unlikely for Solomon Lew to derail the merger proposal.

  • Australia to lose 50-75,000 jobs: ANZ     Sunday, 13 Jul 2014 | 6:19 PM ET

    Australia may lose 50,000 to 75,000 jobs with the end of the mining boom, says Justin Fabo, Economist at ANZ. But he says it's not a cause for concern as other sectors will pick up the slack.

  • While its economy is tied to China, Australia identifies more with the West in terms of culture, says Simon Cox, MD & Investment Strategist, Asia Pacific at BNY Mellon Investment Management.

  • Japan's Abe arrives in Canberra     Monday, 7 Jul 2014 | 7:38 PM ET

    Jacob Kirkegaard, Research Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, highlights similarities between Japan and Australia and what that means for their stance on China.

  • Jun Okumura, Visiting Scholar at Meiji Institute for Global Affairs, says Prime Minister Abe's trip to Australia signifies the latter's position as Japan's second-most important security ally.

  • Kerry Brown, Director, China Studies Center at University of Sydney, says Australia is in a "difficult position" to remain neutral between Japan and China.

  • In conjunction with CNBC's 25th anniversary, Matthew Taylor recaps the big events that took place in Australia in 1989 and how the country has changed since then.

  • Why the Aussie dollar may see more downside     Sunday, 6 Jul 2014 | 6:21 PM ET

    Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist for Australia & New Zealand at HSBC, says comments from the central bank governor may continue to weigh on the Australian dollar this week.

  • RBA trying to nudge Aussie dollar lower: Pro     Wednesday, 2 Jul 2014 | 10:44 PM ET

    Giles Keating, Deputy Global CIO, Private Banking & Wealth Management at Credit Suisse, discusses the central bank's comments and explains his "neutral view" on the currency.

  • Why the RBA is likely to stay pat on rates     Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 11:20 PM ET

    Charles Leyland, Managing Director at Leyland Private Asset Management, says mixed goals in the areas of housing and currency leave the Reserve Bank of Australia "with no choice but to leave rates steady."

  • Martin Lakos, Division Director at Macquarie Private Wealth, explains why the Reserve Bank of Australia is likely to maintain a "prolonged stable period of rates" till the first quarter of 2016.

  • Frasers Hospitality's gameplan in Australia     Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 11:45 PM ET

    Choe Peng Sum, CEO at Frasers Hospitality, explains why the firm prefers major cities like Sydney and Melbourne for its businesses in Australia.

  • Geoff Kendrick, Head of Asia FX & Rates Strategy at Morgan Stanley, describes the factors that are spurring strong inflows into Australia, which will eventually be positive for its currency.

  • Sportsbet: 'We're behind the Socceroos'     Sunday, 15 Jun 2014 | 11:44 PM ET

    Christian Jantzen, Spokesperson of Sportsbet, explains the betting house's decision to fly a hot air balloon replica of Brazil's iconic Christ statue over Melbourne.

  • Christine Milne, Senator for Tasmania, says Prime Minister Tony Abbott's stance on climate change indicates that he only wants "dig it up, cut it down, ship it away" businesses for Australia.