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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.

Singapore's Temasek makes bid for Olam     Thu, 13 Mar '14 | 8:44 PM ET

A Temasek-led consortium has made an offer on Friday to buy all of the shares in commodity trading firm Olam from its minority shareholders. CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar has more.

How long will it take to find MH370?     Thu, 13 Mar '14 | 8:22 PM ET

Robert Francis, Senior Policy Advisor at law firm Zuckert, Scoutt & Rasenberger, says the search for Malaysia Airlines flight 370 proved to be more difficult, than the case of Air France 447.

Marc Faber's comments about China seeing 4 percent growth may be too unrealistic, says David Mann, Regional Head of Research, Asia at Standard Chartered Bank, adding that China still has the potential for strong performance in the years ahead.

John Slosar, Chairman at Swire Pacific, says the purchase of new aircraft is essential to keep Cathay Pacific 'young and efficient'. He also explained why he's still bullish on the Chinese travel industry despite a growth slowdown.

Swire Pacific: We've had a decent year     Thu, 13 Mar '14 | 7:35 PM ET

John Slosar, Chairman at Swire Pacific, speaks to CNBC about the earnings of its core businesses, and focused on the property sector after profits from its property division declined in 2013.

Dohmen: The Fed's policies are no good     Thu, 13 Mar '14 | 7:23 PM ET

Bert Dohmen, President and Founder at Dohmen Capital, explains why he disagrees with the Federal Reserve's policies.

When will copper bottom out?     Thu, 13 Mar '14 | 6:48 PM ET

China accounts for 40 percent of global copper demand. If weak data from China persists, copper prices are likely to head further south, says Kevin Kerr, Managing Editor & Trader at Commodity Confidential.

What's next for the euro?     Thu, 13 Mar '14 | 6:35 PM ET

Boris Schlossberg, Managing Director at BK Asset Management, says the European Central Bank's rare shift in stance changed trading sentiment for the currency. He also commented on the Aussie's recent rally.

Weakness in German stocks on Thursday was a wake-up call for U.S. investors, who were 'disillusioned' about China's slowdown and the Ukraine-Russia standoff, resulting in a plunge on Wall Street, says Peter Boockvar, Chief Market Analyst at The Lindsey Group.

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