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Tracking China-North Korea relations  Wed, 2 Jul '14 | 7:34 PM ET

While China doesn't like North Korea's provocative actions, the mainland is reluctant to fully implement U.N. sanctions on its ally, says Bruce Klingner, Senior Research Fellow at Heritage Foundation.

Low valuations and potential for earnings growth make Chinese and South Korean markets very attractive, says David Ruff, Portfolio Manager at Forward Management.

Keith Wade, Chief Economist & Strategist at Schroders, explains his optimism for a robust June employment report.

Victor Cha, Senior Adviser & Korea Chair at Center for Strategic & International Studies, outlines the issues that will likely be discussed during Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to South Korea.

We could see 250,000 US jobs: Strategist  Wed, 2 Jul '14 | 6:20 PM ET

Based on Wednesday's ADP report, the U.S. nonfarm payrolls for June may exceed market expectations, says John Rutledge, Chief Investment Strategist at SAFANAD.

If the U.S. economy creates more than 300,000 jobs, that could spark concerns about a sooner-than-expected interest rate hike, says Alvin Liew, Senior Economist at UOB.

The risks of Japan's new defense policies  Wed, 2 Jul '14 | 12:11 AM ET

Tina Burrett, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Sophia University, says the reforms may incite a negative response from Beijing. She also explains why it could endanger Japanese democracy.

Tim Lindsey, Professor of Asian Law, University of Melbourne, says "biased, chaotic" election polls make it increasingly hard to predict a winner for Indonesia's presidential election.

Where to look in Singapore's property market  Tue, 1 Jul '14 | 11:20 PM ET

Donald Han, Managing Director at Chesterton, says a recovery in Singapore's office rental market will likely lead to higher dividend yields among office REITs.

Will US jobs see a 'rubber band effect'?  Tue, 1 Jul '14 | 11:08 PM ET

Tony Nash, Vice President at Delta Economics, says the U.S. still has structural issues that may weigh on the upcoming jobs report for June.

Claudio Piron, Head of EM Asia Rates Strategy at BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research, describes the impact of recent democracy protests on the Hong Kong dollar.

Jinmao Investments' Hong Kong trading debut  Tue, 1 Jul '14 | 10:33 PM ET

Dickie Wong, Executive Director at Kingston Securities, discusses the listing of Jinmao Investments and whether investors need to be worried about how China's anti-graft drive is impacting the hotel trust.

Stephen Nagy, Associate Professor at International Christian University, says Japan's decision to end the ban on "collective self-defense" has no offensive motivations.

James Jeffrey, former U.S. Ambassador to Iraq from 2010-2012, attributes the crisis in Iraq to Syria's civil war and the inability of the Iraqi government to mend ethnic divisions.

Dunkin' Donuts: Excited about Asia business  Tue, 1 Jul '14 | 8:46 PM ET

Nigel Travis, Chairman & CEO of Dunkin' Brands, remains upbeat about the firm's expansion plans beyond the U.S. despite challenges in markets like South Korea.

John Vail, Chief Global Strategist, Investment Strategy Group at Nikko Asset Management, explains why he's overweight on global equities and highlights the markets that he sees opportunities in.

Is stevia a safe substitute for sugar?  Tue, 1 Jul '14 | 7:49 PM ET

Robert Brooke, CEO, Stevia First, introduces the origins of stevia and describes why it is "a great alternative" to sugar.

What is driving US June auto sales?  Tue, 1 Jul '14 | 7:26 PM ET

Itay Michaeli, Auto Analyst at Citi, discusses General Motors' vehicle sales in June. He also highlights replacement demand as the key factor spurring auto sales in the U.S..

AirAsia: Japan is opening up more and more  Tue, 1 Jul '14 | 7:33 PM ET

Tony Fernandes, Group CEO and Director of Air Asia and Hiroshi Mikitani, Founder and CEO at Rakuten, explain their venture to set up a low-cost carrier in Japan.

Be opportunistic in the US markets: Expert  Tue, 1 Jul '14 | 7:06 PM ET

Craig Hodges, President & Portfolio Manager at Hodges Funds, says U.S. markets are seeing a "healthy mix of anxiety and optimism" and explains the strategy investors should adopt.

Karl Brauer, Senior Analyst at Kelley Blue Book, says credit availability, new product lineups and pent-up demand will fuel auto sales in the U.S. for the rest of the year.

Frederic Dickson, Senior Vice President & Chief Investment Strategist at D.A Davidson & Co, says investors need to monitor geopolitical events and earnings despite the market's bullish momentum.

Eisuke Sakakibara, former Vice Finance Minister for Japan, says Tuesday's Tankan survey was "not bad" and explains why the dollar-yen will hover in a 100 to 105 band for the rest of 2014.

Aussie dollar rises after RBA statement  Tue, 1 Jul '14 | 12:32 AM ET

As the Australian economy recovers, the central bank will be more likely to let the Australian dollar appreciate, says Andrew Abrahamian, Head of FX Strategy at Compass Global Markets.

Don't be too happy about China PMI yet: OCBC  Tue, 1 Jul '14 | 12:04 AM ET

Tommy Xie, Economist, Treasury Research & Strategy at OCBC Bank, says it's still too early to conclude that China's economy is regaining momentum as latest PMI data is only marginally above the threshold mark.

The outlook for global bonds in H2 2014  Mon, 30 Jun '14 | 11:10 PM ET

Douglas Peebles, CIO and Head of Fixed Income at AllianceBernstein, describes how various bonds are likely to perform in the later half of 2014 amid expectations for central banks to remain accommodative.

Why the RBA is likely to stay pat on rates  Mon, 30 Jun '14 | 11:20 PM ET

Charles Leyland, Managing Director at Leyland Private Asset Management, says mixed goals in the areas of housing and currency leave the Reserve Bank of Australia "with no choice but to leave rates steady."

Fred Hochberg, Chairman & President of Ex-Im Bank, says U.S. exporters face unprecedented challenges and will need support to fend off competition. He also discusses the criticisms that the agency faces.

Jonathan Cavenagh, Senior FX Strategist at Westpac Institutional Bank, says uncertainty over the economy may result in a more dovish central bank, which in turn will hurt the Australian dollar.

Remain overweight on risk assets: UBS  Mon, 30 Jun '14 | 10:15 PM ET

Mark Haefele, Global CIO at UBS Wealth Management, remains long on risk assets in the later half of 2014 as central banks stay accommodative and global recovery continues.

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