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Prakriti Sofat, Regional Economist at Barclays, discusses Jakarta Governor Joko Widodo's announcement that he is keen to contest in the upcoming presidential elections.

The Philippine central bank is likely to stand pat on interest rates but could make adjustments to the triple-R after hawkish comments by its governor last week, says Prakriti Sofat, Regional Economist at Barclays.

Watch out for these currency pairs     Wed, 26 Mar '14 | 7:30 PM ET

Ilya Spivak, Currency Strategist at FXCM, says the EUR/USD and the USD/CAD currency pairs could receive a boost as concerns about the U.S. economy subside.

William McNabb, Chairman & CEO of Vanguard, says the firm's strategy of building a diversified portfolio while keeping costs down is the best way for investors to succeed.

Asian and European airports dominated the top 10 spots in Skytrax's latest World Airport Awards. CNBC's Julia Wood reports.

Hugo Boss: China remains challenging     Wed, 26 Mar '14 | 8:23 PM ET

Claus-Dietrich Lahrs, CEO of Hugo Boss, says the brand is seeing modest improvements in the Chinese market and discusses growth in the Asian region.

Glenn Maguire, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at ANZ, explains why he thinks the much-awaited third arrow of Abenomics will be implemented soon.

Upside ahead for nickel: Pro     Wed, 26 Mar '14 | 6:50 PM ET

Daniel Hynes, Commodity Strategist at Hynes Commodities, says nickel prices could see a rise in the second-quarter as inventories fall in China.

Honda's jet dream takes flight     Wed, 26 Mar '14 | 7:41 PM ET

Honda's first business jet is set for take off next year. CNBC's Kaori Enjoji speaks to Michimasa Fujino, President & CEO at Honda Aircraft, about the HondaJet and visits the production facility in the U.S.

Glenn Maguire, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at ANZ, discusses the selloff across global financial markets after Janet Yellen's announcement of a earlier-than-expected rate hike.

Worries over China's slowdown will continue to impose downward pressure on copper and zinc prices, says Daniel Hynes, Commodity Strategist at Hynes Commodities.

Possible changes in policies by the Fed and the Bank of Japan could lead dollar-yen to hit 108 over the next 12 months, says Eric Viloria, Currency Strategist at Wells Fargo Securities.

Valuations are back in vogue: Pro     Wed, 26 Mar '14 | 6:24 PM ET

John Buckingham, Chief Portfolio Manager and Chief Investment Officer at Al Frank Asset Management, says volatility on Wall Street indicates that investors are focusing on valuations again.

Roger Kay, President & Founder at Endpoint Technologies and John Buckingham, Chief Portfolio Manager and Chief Investment Officer at Al Frank Asset Management, discusses the trading debut of King Digital Entertainment, maker of Candy Crush, on the New York Stock Exchange.

As long as Ukraine's instability remains contained within the Crimean peninsula, the impact on Germany's economy should be limited, says Christian Schulz, Senior Economist at Berenberg Bank.

ECB policy stance in focus: CIBC     Wed, 26 Mar '14 | 1:37 AM ET

Jeremy Stretch, Head of FX Strategy at CIBC, says the European Central Bank (ECB) will be in focus after Jens Weidmann's comments about using a rate cut to temper the euro's strength.

Jeff Door, Analyst at Capital Research, says Hong Kong is stringent with companies seeking an initial public offering (IPOs) so as to protect its investors.

Most of the earnings results coming from China are below expectations, particularly in the technology and insurance sectors, says Clive Mcdonnell, Head of Equity Strategy at Standard Chartered.

US dollar in a paradox: CIBC     Wed, 26 Mar '14 | 1:02 AM ET

Jeremy Stretch, Head of FX Strategy at CIBC, discusses why a better-than-expected U.S. consumer sentiment report failed to spur a rally in the greenback.

Jeremy Hook, Private Client Advisor at TMS Capital, explains why Glenn Stevens, governor of the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA), did not attempt to talk down the Australian dollar on Wednesday.

Gordon Campbell, CEO of SPAR International, says sales took a bigger hit in the southern part of China due to a slowdown in manufacturing, which curbed consumer expenditure in those provinces.

Domestic hopes for an opposition win and a better economy as compared to other emerging markets are reasons why Indian shares have been outperforming, says Andrew Holland, CEO of Ambit Investment Advisors.

Expect Alibaba's US IPO to be hot: Pro     Tue, 25 Mar '14 | 9:24 PM ET

Ana Swanson, Analyst at JL Warren Capital, estimates Alibaba's U.S. IPO to be valued at around $180 billion.

Nizam Idris, Head of Strategy, Fixed Income & Currencies at Macquarie, discusses Jens Weidmann's comments about using a rate cut to temper the euro's strength.

George Boubouras, CIO of Equity Trustees, outlines the road ahead for the Chinese renminbi.

Why the yuan's weakness is not an issue     Tue, 25 Mar '14 | 11:05 PM ET

Geoff Weir, Research Fellow, Centre for International Finance and Regulation, says the yuan's recent declines won't hurt its move to become a global currency.

Nev Power, CEO of Fortescue Metals Group, discusses the firm's plans to combat volatility in iron ore prices and a slowdown in China's economy.

Why this expert prefers US equities     Tue, 25 Mar '14 | 10:04 PM ET

George Boubouras, CIO of Equity Trustees, expects global equities to see an upside in the short-term, with strong earnings lifting U.S. equities in particular.

Is it time to favor the EMs again?     Tue, 25 Mar '14 | 7:53 PM ET

Marc Desmidt, MD & Head of Alpha Strategies at BlackRock Asia Pacific, says there's a need for differentiation within the emerging market space.

Evaluating Obama's Asia pivot strategy     Tue, 25 Mar '14 | 9:44 PM ET

Alexander Feldman, President at US-ASEAN Business Council, says U.S. President Barack Obama has been successful in trying to forge closer ties with the Asian region.

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