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Choe Peng Sum, CEO at Frasers Hospitality, says the firm's latest initial public offering is well diversified across various countries to weather a hike in U.S. interest rates.

Why higher rates won't hurt Asia markets     Thu, 19 Jun '14 | 11:10 PM ET

Mark Tinker, Head of AXA Framlington Asia, says Asian markets are now far less vulnerable to interest rates in the U.S.

Dominic Bunning, FX Strategist at HSBC, says equity investors have been paying too much attention to low volatility and are missing out on other underlying risks.

Occupy Central: We want true democracy     Thu, 19 Jun '14 | 9:41 PM ET

Benny Tai, Co-founder of "Occupy Central", hopes for China to honor its promise of universal suffrage for Hong Kong in 2017.

'Panda' flash mob takes over Hong Kong     Thu, 19 Jun '14 | 9:51 PM ET

Some 1,600 paper pandas are on display in Hong Kong in an effort to raise awareness for the endangered animal. CNBC's Samantha Loring reports.

Jackson Wong, Vice President, Tanrich Securities, says timing and recent upbeat sentiment in the market are buoying Tianhe Chemicals' debut in Hong Kong.

Michael Thomas, Director, North Asia, Wolters Kluwer Financial Services, discusses the issue of money laundering in China and whether that has been a source of funding for terrorist groups.

Sammy Simnegar, Portfolio Manager at Fidelity Investments, explains why India and Indonesia are better positioned than their oil-importing peers to weather the rise in prices.

Iraq won't be another Vietnam: Expert     Thu, 19 Jun '14 | 7:46 PM ET

Tom Henriksen, Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institute, explains why the U.S. dispatch of military advisers to Iraq won't lead to any more intervention

Asok Kumar Hiranandani, Chairman of Royal Group Holdings, says the carving up of its family business in 2011 was necessary for its succession and future expansion plans.

John Slosar, Chairman of Swire, says the "Occupy Central" movement may not be in Hong Kong's interest if it threatens the city's business climate.

Speaking to CNBC ahead of a meeting of European finance ministers, Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the IMF, discusses what she hopes to see from the European Central Bank.

John Slosar, Chairman of Swire and Cathay Pacific, outlines the airline's strategy to hedge against volatility in oil prices.

Investors are betting on central banks to guarantee low volatility, says Paul Christopher, Chief International Investment Strategist at Wells Fargo Advisors.

While BlackBerry's first quarter results beat expectations, they are a third of what the firm earned last year in the same quarter, says Jay Srivatsa, Managing Director at Chardan Capital Markets.

Why stocks are a better bet than bonds     Thu, 19 Jun '14 | 6:20 PM ET

John Buckingham, CIO at Al Frank Asset Management, says U.S. stocks offer more attractive yields than 10-year Treasurys.

Experts say communication will be crucial in ensuring stability in the Asian region. CNBC's Martin Soong reports.

David Webb, Editor, Webb-site.com, discusses the issue of how Citibank may be using Taiwan Depositary Receipts (TDRs) to tilt the outcome of shareholder meetings in Hong Kong.

Jonathan Barratt, Chief Investment Officer at Ayers Alliance Securities, says militants won't disrupt oil production in Iraq as that may invite intervention from the U.S. and Iran.

How will higher US rates impact Asia?     Thu, 19 Jun '14 | 12:05 AM ET

Andrew Freris, CEO at Ecognosis Advisory, says higher interest rates in the U.S won't necessarily hit local rates in Asia.

Tim Murray, Managing Partner at J Capital Research, says Chinese steel production has fallen 2 percent thus far in 2014, instead of rising 5 percent according to official data.

Jan Dawson, Chief Analyst at Jackdaw Research, says the 3D feature in Amazon's Fire Phone has a "cool factor" but it lacks practicality.

Continue to short the euro: FXCM     Wed, 18 Jun '14 | 10:46 PM ET

Ilya Spivak, Currency Strategist at FXCM, says the best forex trade following the FOMC meeting is to short the euro against the greenback and Britain's pound.

With insurgents attacking Iraq's biggest oil refinery, the U.S. may be compelled to send its troops into the country, says Patrick Basham, Founding Director at the Democracy Institute.

Sam Chandan, President and Chief Economist at Chandan Economics, explains why the U.S. economy may see a recession in 5 years time.

The overnight gains on Wall Street after the latest FOMC meeting is a "bullish sign" of underlying investor confidence, says Mikio Kumada, Executive Director & Global Strategist at LGT Capital Partners.

For the first time this year, Asia may have more millionaires than North America. Claire Sauvanaud, Vice President, Capgemini Financial Services, discusses the firm's latest world wealth report.

Michael Dommermuth, President, International Asset Management, Manulife Asset Management, explains why married couples in Asia are underestimating the costs of retirement.

Faysal Itani, Resident Fellow at the Atlantic Council, explains why the U.S. is in a tight spot this time when it comes to quelling instability in Iraq.

James McQuivey, Vice President, Principal Analyst, Forrester, says the Fire Phone will allow its users to be within "a finger's reach" from Amazon's online store.

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