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CoinLab: Mt. Gox was a bad operator     Sun, 16 Mar '14 | 7:46 PM ET

Peter Vessenes, Founder & CEO at CoinLab, explains the firm's lawsuit against bitcoin exchange operator Mt. Gox.

Deb Clarke, Global Head of Investment Research at Mercer, explains how recent volatility in global financial markets could be buying opportunities for investors.

David Greene, Head of Dealing at AFEX Australia, describes where the Chinese currency is headed following the PBOC's move to double the trading band.

Crimea's pro-Russian crowds cheer vote     Sun, 16 Mar '14 | 8:08 PM ET

NBC's Richard Engel reports from the Crimean capital following the results of Crimea's referendum over the weekend.

McDonald's in Kaifeng of Henan Province, China.

As competition in China's fast food industry stiffens, McDonald's is localizing its menu with local favorites like pork bites and soy milk. CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports.

David Kuo, CEO at Motley Fool Singapore, says the currency could see a depreciation after the PBOC doubled its trading band, which may result in a pick up in inflation.

Jonathan Barratt, Chief Investment officer at Ayers Alliance Securities, explains why he doesn't expect oil prices to shoot up.

Ben Goldsmith, Associate Professor, Department of Government & International Relations at the University of Sydney and David Kuo, CEO at Motley Fool Singapore, debate whether sanctions are in the pipeline following Crimea's referendum.

Calling Sunday's referendum a 'facade and a joke', U.S. Senator John McCain says the next long term goal for the U.S. is to help Ukraine regain Crimea. CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports.

David Kuo, CEO at Motley Fool Singapore, explains why it is still too early into the year to judge whether China can achieve its 7.5 percent growth target.

David Kuo, CEO at the Motley Fool Singapore, discusses preliminary results from Sunday's referendum that showed Crimea voting overwhelmingly to join Russia.

PBOC loosens its grip on the yuan     Sun, 16 Mar '14 | 6:04 PM ET

The People's Bank of China (PBoC) announced late Saturday that it will be widening the currency's daily trading band to 2 percent from 1 percent. CNBC's Deirdre Wang Morris reports.

CNBC's Catherine Boyle and Roger Nightingale, Economist and Strategist at RDN Associates, discuss latest news from Barclays' plans to overhaul the structure of its investment bank.

Debating on China's economic outlook     Fri, 14 Mar '14 | 1:24 AM ET

Roger Nightingale, Economist and Strategist at RDN Associates, explains why he thinks China's gross domestic product (GDP) may come in well below 7 percent.

DBS tips India's February WPI at 5%     Fri, 14 Mar '14 | 1:31 AM ET

Radhika Rao, Economist at DBS, explains her 5 percent forecast for India's February wholesale price index (WPI) and what her estimate may mean for the Indian central bank if it is correct.

Australia's commodity stocks will start to rebound if China sees a pick up in economic activity in coming months, says Malcolm Wood, Head of Investment Strategy at Morgan Stanley Wealth Management.

Ephrem Ravi, Head of Metals & Mining Sector, Asia Ex-Japan Equity Research, Barclays, Ephrem Ravi, Head of Metals & Mining Sector, Asia Ex-Japan Equity Research, Barclays, explains why he sees buying opportunities in Fortescue Metal and Jiangxi Copper.

After RBNZ, who will raise rates next?     Thu, 13 Mar '14 | 11:41 PM ET

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand became the first developed world central bank to hike interest rates on Thursday. Will other central banks follow suit? CNBC's Julia Wood reports.

Despite an ease in India's inflation in recent months on the back of lower food prices, Parag Thakkar, Head of Institutional Sales at HDFC Securities, says the country's inflation woes may worsen in May and June.

Cargo operations across regional airlines have been struggling due to overcapcity in the sector, says Paul Yong, Vice President, Equity Research at DBS Vickers.

Norman Chan, Investment Director at NAB Private Wealth Advisory, says traditional financial firms like Ping An Insurance will need to up their game in order to compete with rapidly-growing internet rivals like Alibaba.

Adam Hewison, President & Chief Strategist at INO.com, says ongoing instability in Ukraine is far more serious than imagine, with Russian president Vladimir Putin seemingly determined to bring Ukraine back under Russia.

Where's the US dollar heading?     Thu, 13 Mar '14 | 10:45 PM ET

While the U.S. dollar has been gaining strength over the years, Greg Gibbs, Senior Currency Strategist at RBS, says the greenback could begin to struggle as rate hikes do not seem likely in the near term.

Copper could drop to $2.50 in Q2: Pro     Thu, 13 Mar '14 | 10:17 PM ET

Adam Hewison, President & Chief Strategist at INO.com, explains why he sees copper prices falling to the range of $2.50 to $2.67 in the second-quarter.

Nicole Wong Regional Head of Property Research at CLSA, discusses the outlook of Hong Kong's property sector, amid biting factors like stamp duty, interest rates and supply shortage.

Zhu Haibin, Chief China Economist at JP Morgan, says recent soft economic data from China is the result of the country's structural reforms.

While transparency remains an issue, the scale of shadow banking in China is only a fraction of what is still present in the U.S. and Europe, says David Mann, Regional Head of Research, Asia at Standard Chartered Bank.

The latest reports say that satellites may have picked up data 'pings' from missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370, for at least five hours after the plane lost communication. NBC's Tom Costello reports on the latest developments in the disappearance of MH370.

Search area for MH370 to be extended     Thu, 13 Mar '14 | 9:01 PM ET

The search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370 will be extended and major search aircrafts and vessels have been redeployed to the Straits of Malacca and Indian ocean. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports.

Barry Stowe, CEO, Asia, Prudential, says Prudential's long-term focus is what helped the firm stay afloat amid challenging economic conditions. The group's Asia business delivered strong results for 2013, with operating profits up 16 percent.

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