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No cheers for female bartenders?  Thu, 5 Mar '15 | 10:50 PM ET

Gan Guo Yi, owner of cocktail bar Jigger & Pony, discusses why there is a lack of female bartenders in Singapore.

Alicia Yi, managing director, Asia Pacific Consumer Markets of Korn Ferry, discusses survey results which revealed that companies with more women on their boards attained better financial results.

Surprised at euro's fall post-ECB: JPMorgan  Thu, 5 Mar '15 | 10:17 PM ET

Sally Auld, fixed income & FX strategist at JP Morgan, says the European Central Bank's announcement on Thursday wasn't "euro-bearish" hence the common currency will likely strengthen over the coming months.

Peter Boardman, managing director at Tradewinds, discusses news of a potential merger between Japan's FamilyMart and UNY Group Holdings.

CNBC's Martin Soong learns to perfect a tipple with bartender Naz Arjuna as Singapore kicks off its inaugural Cocktail Week.

South Korean cosmetics makers shine  Thu, 5 Mar '15 | 9:40 PM ET

South Korea's cosmetics exports are looking rosy, jumping by over 50 percent in 2014 due to a surge in Chinese demand. SBS CNBC's June Yoon reports.

What to expect of US February jobs report  Thu, 5 Mar '15 | 9:46 PM ET

Elaine Chao, U.S. Secretary of Labor under President George W. Bush from 2001-2009, says initial jobless claims have increased over the past 2 months and explains what that means for the upcoming jobs data.

Tracking Japan's progress on Womenomics  Thu, 5 Mar '15 | 9:10 PM ET

Japan's overall female labor participation rate has risen to nearly 63 percent, from 60 percent in 2010, says Kathy Matsui, managing director and chief Japan strategist at Goldman Sachs.

Kathy Matsui, managing director and chief Japan strategist at Goldman Sachs, expects the missing links in Japan's economy - domestic consumption and capital spending - to materialize this year.

Economists, stop blaming the weather: Pro  Thu, 5 Mar '15 | 9:15 PM ET

Gina Sanchez, chairwoman & founder of Chantico Global, disputes the belief of bad weather impacting jobs creation in the U.S. and says February's report is unlikely to see wage growth.

Dinesh Bhatia, CEO and co-founder of TradeHero, says the gaming app is a fun way to learn stock trading. TradeHero is ranked as the top financial app in 91 countries.

Nikkei jumps to new 15-year highs  Thu, 5 Mar '15 | 8:19 PM ET

Daryl Liew, head of portfolio management at REYL Singapore, remains positive on Japanese shares due to strong earnings momentum.

While the company will likely see slower growth this year as China's economy cools, the quality of growth will be better, says Wang Jianlin, chairman of Dalian Wanda Group.

Did Abbie overpay for Pharmacyclics?  Thu, 5 Mar '15 | 7:47 PM ET

Raghuram Selvaraju, managing director, Healthcare equity research at MLV & Co, discusses whether AbbVie's acquisition of Pharmacyclics for about $21 billion is a good move.

Diamonds: Not an investor's best friend?  Thu, 5 Mar '15 | 7:32 PM ET

Martin Rapaport, chairman of Rapaport Group, explains why investing in diamonds is a "volatile trade."

Stephen Roach, senior fellow at Yale University, says China's new growth target of "about 7 percent" shows that it is moving away from the old practice of central planning.

Robert Reich, former U.S. Secretary of Labor from 1993-1997, expects a "lower payroll figure" for February given the bad weather in the east coast.

Ralph Schlosstein, president and CEO of Evercore, says big lenders are trimming staffing levels because independent firms are gaining market share. He also discusses the firm's ambitions in Asia.

Brian Jacobsen, chief portfolio strategist at Wells Fargo, expects Wall Street to see "substantial upside" ahead, with the Nasdaq and S&P 500 closing the year at 6,000 and 2,300, respectively.

Was stock connect a boost for HKEx?  Thu, 5 Mar '15 | 6:31 PM ET

Charles Li, CEO of HKEx, tells CNBC how the implementation of the Shanghai-Hong Kong stock connect contributed to the bourse operator's annual profit.

Maryanna Saenko, senior analyst at Lux Research, explains why the idea of an automated, driverless vehicle cruising down the streets may still remain a dream for the time being.

US jobs are recovering, but wages lag: Pro  Thu, 5 Mar '15 | 5:35 PM ET

While previous jobs reports point to a strong growth trend, wages need to increase more rapidly on a wider basis, says Kathy Bostjancic, director, U.S. Macro Investors Services at Oxford Economics.

How will Pharmacyclics complement AbbVie?  Thu, 5 Mar '15 | 5:23 PM ET

Sachin Shah, merger arbitrage strategist at Albert Fried and Company, discusses why AbbVie's decision to buy Pharmacyclics for about $21 billion is a "longer-dated" move.

Joe Bell, senior equity strategist at Schaeffer's Investment Research, explains why ongoing capital fund flows into Europe could be positive for Wall Street on a "relative basis."

Chinese premier Li Keqiang's work report indicates that Beijing wants more than just "unsustainable, raw growth," says Kerry Brown, director, China Studies Centre at University of Sydney.

A look into China's land-grab protests  Thu, 5 Mar '15 | 12:45 AM ET

China's real estate boom hasn't had a positive impact on everyone in the country. CNBC's Eunice Yoon speaks to a land protester in the city of Shenzhen.

ECB to offer some stability to the euro: Pro  Thu, 5 Mar '15 | 12:34 AM ET

David Greene, head of Sales at AFEX, outlines his expectations for Thursday's European Central Bank meeting. He adds that the euro could see some stabilization after being hammered overnight.

Sani Hamid, director of Economy & Market Strategy at Financial Alliance, says U.S. stocks may be nearing a "healthy correction" after a recent bull run resulted in "frothy valuations."

The risks behind McDonald's new move  Wed, 4 Mar '15 | 10:51 PM ET

Jason Moser, senior analyst at the Motley Fool, says McDonald's plans to stop using antibiotics in its U.S. chickens may result in higher business costs.

Why the worst may not be over for StanChart  Wed, 4 Mar '15 | 10:45 PM ET

Apart from a downward trajectory in earnings, the troubled British lender also faces asset quality headwinds in many of its key markets, says Matthew Phan, analyst, Asia-Pacific Banks at CreditSights.

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