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Chong Yoon Chou, Investment Director at Aberdeen Asset Management Asia, says uncertainty about a U.S. recovery is the main factor behind low trading volumes.

What's weighing on the greenback?     Tue, 27 May '14 | 10:45 PM ET

Todd Elmer, Currency Strategist at Citi, says falling bond yields may limit the U.S. dollar's ability to capitalize on the economic recovery.

Robert Rennie, Global Head of FX and Commodities Strategy at Westpac Bank, discusses the findings of the bank's latest consumer sentiment survey.

Audi unveils the A8 in Hong Kong     Tue, 27 May '14 | 9:47 PM ET

Reinhold Carl, Managing Director, Audi HK, outlines the uniqueness of the new A8 model. He also explains why he thinks a slowdown in China won't affect car sales in Hong Kong.

Freya Beamish, Economist at Lombard Street Research, explains that there are structural and cyclical stories behind China's April industrial profits data.

Tai Hui, Chief Market Strategist Asia, J.P. Morgan Funds, says Beijing is hoping to make state-owned enterprises more accountable with more participation from private investors.

Eric Landheer, Director, Summit Ascent, says recent geopolitical issues and the U.S. pivot to Asia have facilitated relations between Russia and China.

Tai Hui, Chief Market Strategist Asia, J.P. Morgan Funds, says Asia and emerging markets aren't seeing robust earnings growth, as compared to their U.S. and European peers.

Scott Nations, CIO & President, NationsShares, says the rise in calls on the CBOE Volatility Index implies that traders are "buying insurance" against volatility on the S&P 500.

John Derrick, Director of Research at U.S. Global Investors, says recent strength on Wall Street indicates that a correction is unlikely in the near term.

Arvind Panagariya, Professor of Economics at Columbia University, says he has "no idea" whether he will be Modi's new economic advisor and explains his call for more capital spending.

Vinay Khattar, Head of Research at Edelweiss, says muted growth in passenger volume means that the operation of the A380 in India may put existing carriers at a disadvantage.

With famous parents who own Esquel Group and Harvey Nichols, CNBC's Emily Tan asks Dee Poon, Managing Director of PYE, what was the best advice she had from her parents.

Ralph Chow, Director at Hong Kong Trade Development Council, says a central location in Asia and a free economy are reasons why Hong Kong has a conducive environment for entrepreneurs.

Viktor Shvets, Head of Strategy Research, Asia at Macquarie, thinks investors are being too optimistic on Thailand and explains why he remains underweight.

To say that e-cigarettes are harmful is a "public perception issue," says Talia Eisenberg, Founder of Henley Premium Vapor E-Cigarettes, as the harmful effects are not yet proven by research.

Maintain buy rating on Suncorp: BBY     Mon, 26 May '14 | 11:21 PM ET

Brett Le Mesurier, Director of Financials Research at BBY, explains why he still likes Suncorp shares despite the insurer flagging a A$500 million writedown in its life insurance unit.

Nirgunan Tiruchelvam, Director for ASEAN Consumer at Standard Chartered Bank, explains why the long-term prospects for Thailand's consumer sector remain "sound."

Is ECB stimulus a buying opportunity?     Mon, 26 May '14 | 11:10 PM ET

Hans Goetti, Head of Investment for Asia at Banque Internationale à Luxembourg, says if Draghi does introduce fresh stimulus in June, investors should buy European stocks.

Khoon Goh, Senior FX Strategist at ANZ, says speculators have turned net short on the euro for the first time since 2013, so expectations are high for President Draghi to deliver.

Pradeep Taneja, Social and Political Sciences Lecturer at the University of Melbourne, discusses the significance of Pakistani leader Nawaz Sharif's attendance at Narendra Modi's inauguration ceremony.

With political and economic changes underway in India, Japan and China, a re-evaluation of Asia will be necessary, says Hayden Briscoe, Director, Asia Pacific Fixed Income at AllianceBernstein.

John Herbst, Director of the Eurasia Center at the Atlantic Council and former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, says Russian mercenaries continue to spearhead conflict in eastern Ukraine.

Emilia Falcetti, Analyst, Japan Healthcare Equity Research at Cantor Fitzgerald, discusses whether Asian pharmaceuticals will follow their global peers in "ditching the diversification model."

Rob Subbaraman, Chief Economist, Asia ex-Japan, Nomura, says Thailand risks entering the middle-income trap if its political crisis remains unresolved.

Rob Enderle, President & Principal Analyst at Enderle Group, discusses the challenges that Apple may face in its plan to enter the smart home market .

Milton Osborne, Nonresident Fellow at the Lowy Institute for International Policy, says repeated military coups show a "full-scale rejection of democratic values" in Thailand.

Vasu Menon, VP, Group Wealth Management, OCBC Bank, outlines why market volumes will remain low throughout the next month.

Watch out for this Indian stock     Mon, 26 May '14 | 6:49 PM ET

David Ruff, Portfolio Manager at Forward Management, says Indian motorcycle maker Bajaj Auto offers an attractive dividend yield of 2.5 percent.

What will a Sisi win mean for Egypt?     Mon, 26 May '14 | 6:22 PM ET

Mirette Mabrouk, Deputy Director at the Atlantic Council, expects former Minister of Defense Abdel Fatah al-Sisi to win Egypt's presidential election and explains what that means for the country.

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