• Gao Hucheng said on the sidelines of China's annual session of parliament that China would work hard to wrap up talks for the RCEP, or Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, before the end of this year. RCEP, which comprises of the 10- nation ASEAN club plus six others- China, India, Japan, South Korea, Australia and New Zealand- is a Beijing- backed trade...

  • China, Vietnam playing dangerous game of chicken Thursday, 15 May 2014 | 10:54 AM ET
    Anti-China protesters march while shouting slogans in Ho Chi Minh City, May 11, 2014.

    China's expansion of its oil operations is only part of the reason behind its rising conflict with Vietnam.

  • Time to rotate back into Asian bonds: JP Morgan   Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 10:20 PM ET
    Time to rotate back into Asian bonds

    Stephen Chang, Managing Director and Head of Asian Fixed Income at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, explains why Indonesian bonds look attractive.

  • Why taper doesn't matter for ASEAN   Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 10:32 PM ET
    ASEAN markets: Taper does not matter

    Viktor Shvets, Head of Strategy Research, Asia at Macquarie tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks QE taper is irrelevant to the ASEAN markets.

  • More gloom for ASEAN in 2014: Morgan Stanley   Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 8:41 PM ET
    More gloom for ASEAN in 2014: Morgan Stanley

    Hozefa Topiwala, ASEAN Equity Strategist and Head of Singapore Research at Morgan Stanley, says Indonesia is the bank's least preferred market within the ASEAN region.

  • Did Obama's no-show APEC hurt Asia pivot?   Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013 | 8:42 PM ET
    Has Obama's no-show at APEC hurt the US pivot to Asia?

    Curtis Chin, Managing Director, RiverPeak Group and former U.S. Ambassador to the Asian Development Bank says the U.S needs to do more than just diplomatic or defense efforts.

  • What Obama stands to lose by canceling trip to Asia Friday, 4 Oct 2013 | 2:21 AM ET

    U.S President Obama's decision to cancel his scheduled trip to Asia this weekend risks undermining the country's standing with regional allies.

  • Ford's first dealership in Myanmar   Thursday, 3 Oct 2013 | 8:40 PM ET
    Ford's first dealership in Myanmar

    Matt Bradley, President, ASEAN, Ford talks about the company's first dealership in Yangon, Myanmar and the prospects for building more manufacturing plants in Southeast Asia.

  • Preparing for an ASEAN economic community   Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 11:48 PM ET
    Preparing for an ASEAN economic community

    As ASEAN countries prepare to face up to the challenge of more competition, CNBC's Martin Soong got some answers from Wai Phyo, Managing Director of Yathar Cho, Myanmar's largest instant noodle maker.

  • North Asia, the region's new safe haven   Wednesday, 4 Sep 2013 | 8:54 PM ET
    North Asia a safe haven from emerging Asia gloom: Pro

    Ajay Kapur, Head of Asia-Pacific and Emerging Markets Strategy at Bank of America Merrill Lynch says that North Asian economies are safe havens right now amid the sell-off in emerging markets.

  • Mark Mobius: Shenzhen's strategic location   Monday, 19 Aug 2013 | 12:36 AM ET
    Mark Mobius: Shenzhen is a doorway between China and the world

    Mark Mobius, Executive Chairman of Templeton Emerging Markets Group discusses the benefits of expanding into Qianhai, Shenzhen.

  • Challenges & Opportunities of investing in ASEAN markets

    Hozefa Topiwalla, Equity Strategist at Morgan Stanley Asean, says domestic growth is the key concern for countries like Indonesia due to rising cost of capitals and FED's tapering.

  • Guide to investing in ASEAN markets   Sunday, 14 Jul 2013 | 8:20 PM ET
    Investing in ASEAN Markets

    Viktor Shvets, Head of Strategy Research, Asia, Macquarie tells investors which ASEAN markets they should bet on.

  • Playing the Markets: Defensive or Cyclicals?   Wednesday, 22 May 2013 | 8:15 PM ET
    Playing the Markets: Defensive or Cyclicals?

    Kelvin Blacklock, CIO at Eastspring Investments says the markets that have moved up recently are those that have seen strong earnings growth. He says these defensive markets are looking expensive while the cyclicals appear cheap.

  • Myanmar Needs Investment Framework: Expert   Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 6:50 PM ET
    Myanmar Needs To Work on Investment Framework: US-ASEAN Business Council

    Anthony Nelson, Director for Myanmar Affairs at the US-ASEAN Business Council supports Thein Sein's recent trip but says the nation must continue to develop a framework for business and investment.

  • ASEAN Markets: Buy Into Any Weakness   Sunday, 19 May 2013 | 10:10 PM ET
    ASEAN Markets: Buy into Any Weakness

    Timothy Wong, Managing Director and Regional Head at DBS Group Research tells CNBC's Cash Flow why the ASEAN markets are the place to be.

  • Positive on India, but Wait on China   Sunday, 12 May 2013 | 10:20 PM ET
    Investing: Positive in India, but wait on China.

    Geoff Lewis, Global Market Strategist at J.P. Morgan Asset Management shares his investment strategy for Asia's emerging market giants.

  • Asia Confidence Robust : YPO Global Pulse Index   Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 7:40 PM ET
    Asia Confidence Robust, Buoyed By Japan - YPO Global Pulse Index

    Raymond Tong, GM of Corporate Development at China Resources Enterprise shares the results of YPO's latest Global Pulse Confidence Index. The survey finds Japan's confidence level at its highest while optimism in China has tempered slightly.

  • ASEAN Region Holding Strong: Pro   Sunday, 5 May 2013 | 8:35 PM ET
    ASEAN Region Holding Strong: Pro

    Bhaskar Laxminarayan, CIO, Asia at Pictet Wealth Management shares his top picks among ASEAN markets.

  • Long-Term Opportunities in ASEAN   Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 8:35 PM ET
    Mid & Long-Term Opportunities In The ASEAN Region

    Catherine Yeung, Investment Director at Fidelity Worldwide Investment shares her top picks among the ASEAN markets and explains why Fidelity is underweight on Indonesia and Malaysia.