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HSH CEO: Pleased with 2014 earnings   Sun, 22 Mar '15 | 8:33 PM ET
HSH CEO: Pleased with 2014 earnings

Clement Kwok, CEO at Hong Kong & Shanghai Hotels, says the hotelier saw "gains across the board" despite a mixed scene in global markets last year.

Ex-US ambassador: We are 'better off' because of LKY

Jon Huntsman, former U.S. ambassador to Singapore from 1992-1993, says Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew provided foreign leaders with "valuable clarity and insights" about Asia.

Why Indonesia is concerned about a weak rupiah

Indonesia's import figures for the past few months have been slowing due to a weaker currency, says Bambang Brodjonegoro, finance minister of Indonesia.

What Indonesia can learn from Singapore's LKY

Bambang Brodjonegoro, finance minister of Indonesia, says Lee Kuan Yew's emphasis on governance is an example for other Southeast Asian countries like Indonesia, which is trying to balance growth and governance.

World Bank: We welcome China-led AIIB   Sun, 22 Mar '15 | 7:32 PM ET
World Bank: We welcome China-led AIIB

Sri Mulyani Indrawati, managing director of the World Bank, says the need for infrastructure development in Asia is "very big" and institutions like the Asian Development Bank won't be able to able to fill the gap alone.

The legacy of Lee Kuan Yew   Sun, 22 Mar '15 | 7:23 PM ET
The legacy of Lee Kuan Yew

Frank Lavin, U.S. ambassador to Singapore from 2001-2005, discusses the leadership style of Singapore's first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew and outlines his most important legacy.

Lee Kuan Yew was 'irreplaceable': OCBC   Sun, 22 Mar '15 | 6:51 PM ET
Lee Kuan Yew is 'irreplaceable': OCBC

Vasu Menon, Vice-President, Wealth Management Singapore, OCBC, describes the legacy of Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew.

Credit Suisse: Why Singapore is important   Sun, 22 Mar '15 | 7:15 PM ET
Credit Suisse: Why Singapore is important

Helman Sitohang, CEO, Asia Pacific Credit Suisse, describes the significance of Singapore, which is currently home to Credit Suisse's biggest headquarter in the Asia-Pacific region.

Lee Kuan Yew is 'Asia's greatest statesman': IHS

Rajiv Biswas, Asia Pacific chief economist of IHS Global Insight, describes Singapore's founding father Lee Kuan Yew as the "greatest Asian statesman in the post-colonial era."

Lipton: 'ASEAN is in better shape now'   Sun, 22 Mar '15 | 6:31 PM ET
Lipton: 'ASEAN is in better shape now'

Economies in Southeast Asia are now well managed with enough exchange rate flexibility, which will act as a "shock absorber" to events such as a U.S. rate hike, says David Lipton, first deputy managing director of the IMF.

BNM: We're not immune to FX volatility   Sun, 22 Mar '15 | 6:21 PM ET
BNM: We're not immune to FX volatility

Speaking to CNBC in an exclusive interview, Zeti Akhtar Aziz, governor of Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM), describes how volatility in the currency markets is impacting Malaysia.

This week, watch out for central banks, US data

Channing Smith, managing director at Capital Advisors, expects global central banks to stay "easy for a long time" and outlines his expectations for the flurry of U.S. data due this week.

What could rock markets this week   Sun, 22 Mar '15 | 6:13 PM ET
What could rock markets this week

CNBC's Pauline Chiou reports on the key events and data that traders will be watching in the week ahead.

Remembering Lee Kuan Yew   Sun, 22 Mar '15 | 6:00 PM ET
Remembering Lee Kuan Yew

Singapore's first prime minister and founding father Lee Kuan Yew passed away at 3:18 am local time on Monday. CNBC takes a look at the life of this well-respected leader.

Factors that will sway oil prices   Fri, 20 Mar '15 | 1:41 AM ET
Factors that will sway oil prices

Juerg Kiener, MD & CIO at Swiss Asia Capital, says the impact of plunging oil prices will likely prompt a supply cutback in the second half of the year, but warns of risks from the U.S. dollar in the near term.

Sony's PS4 goes to China: Will it succeed?   Fri, 20 Mar '15 | 1:34 AM ET
Sony's PS4 goes to China: Will it succeed?

Ajay Sunder, senior director at Frost and Sullivan, says sales of the PlayStation 4 in China may get a boost from the console's global success, but warns of risks from the limited game selection.

Wages to rise in Japan? We'll see: Natixis   Fri, 20 Mar '15 | 1:22 AM ET
Wages to rise in Japan? We'll see: Natixis

Luca Silipo, chief economist for Asia Pacific at Natixis, says Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe's "soft approach" has thus far yielded little results on wage increases.

Easing impact differs for Shanghai, HK shares

While Shanghai shares responded well to China's monetary easing, markets in Hong Kong did not see the same reaction, says Aadil Ebrahim, VP & portfolio manager at AllianceBernstein.

Why Sony's PS4 could be a success in China   Thu, 19 Mar '15 | 11:32 PM ET
Why Sony's PS4 could be a success in China

Atul Goyal, senior analyst at Jefferies, explains why Chinese consumers will like Sony's PlayStation 4 videogame consoles despite limited digital availability.

Is the sun still shining on China's solar sector?

Ray Lian, principal analyst of Solar Research at IHS Technology, discusses the outlook of China's solar sector.

Is HSBC right to tip euro-dollar at 1.10 by end-2016?

Mikio Kumada, executive director & global strategist at LGT Capital Partners, explains why he disagrees with HSBC's forecast for euro-dollar to reach 1.10 by end-2016.

Dollar rally nearing its end? HSBC thinks so   Thu, 19 Mar '15 | 10:48 PM ET
Is the dollar rally nearing its end?

Paul Mackel, head of Asia Currency Research at HSBC, says the Fed's dovish stance indicates that the central bank is concerned about the impact of a stronger greenback on the U.S. economy.

Chanel's price cuts in China not a surprise: Pro

Dickie Wong, executive director of Kingston Securities, discusses Chanel's decision to lower the prices of its bags in China, while raising prices in Europe at the same time.

Too soon for a US rate hike? This expert says so

Keith Fitz-Gerald, chief investment strategist at MoneyMorning.com, describes the Fed's policy statement as a "verbal judo" and explains why it's too early for a U.S. rate hike.

Here's how to invest in wine   Thu, 19 Mar '15 | 9:47 PM ET
Here's how to invest in wine

Peter Lunzer, CEO & CIO at Lunzer Wine Investments, likes the Bordeaux wine as an investment choice because it remains as the perfect and traditional way to honor guests.

Why Kaisa's haircut proposal isn't a good deal

Neil McDonald, restructuring partner at Kirkland & Ellis, says Kaisa's restructuring plan is "unfair" to the bondholders that the law firm is representing.

Tracking US-China relations   Thu, 19 Mar '15 | 9:12 PM ET
Tracking US-China relations

John Frisbie, president of the US-China Business Council, says US-China ties are still riding on the momentum of U.S. President Obama's visit to China last November.

2015 Asian Investment Conference: What you should know

CNBC will be speaking to key decision makers and big thinkers at the weeklong Credit Suisse Asian Investment Conference next week. Be sure to tune in!

Finally, Sony's PS4 debuts in China   Thu, 19 Mar '15 | 8:41 PM ET
Finally, Sony's PS4 debuts in China

Walt Mossberg, co-executive editor of Re/code, says the sale of PlayStation 4 videogame consoles is an opportunity for Sony.

Ping An: China's NPL risks are 'manageable'

Lee Yuan Siong, senior vice president and executive director at Ping An Insurance, says China's non-performing loan (NPL) ratio is "very low" compared to the rest of world.

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