Economic Development


  • How to play China's economic rebalancing  Monday, 22 Jul 2013 | 11:03 PM ET

    Matt Jamieson, Head of APAC Research, Corporate Ratings Group at Fitch Ratings thinks the housing, cement and steel industries will benefit the most from China's economic transition.

  • Chinese Tycoon Looks to Build Panama Canal Rival Friday, 14 Jun 2013 | 1:21 PM ET
    The Panama Canal

    Nicaragua's congress has passed bill granting a little-known Chinese tycoon the exclusive right to develop a multibillion-dollar rival to the Panama Canal.

  • Unearthing Africa's Potential  Sunday, 2 Jun 2013 | 9:15 PM ET

    Mohamed Beavogui, Director of the Partnership and Resource Mobilization Office at the International Fund for Agricultural Development, discusses why Africa's agricultural and economic potential is attracting attention.

  • Where Did South East Asia Go Wrong?  Friday, 19 Apr 2013 | 4:30 AM ET

    Joe Studwell, author of How Asia Works, explains why Asia is "an extraordinary laboratory of success and failures" in development strategy and says south-east Asia "got it all wrong".

  • Mortgage Apps Fell  Wednesday, 13 Mar 2013 | 1:00 PM ET

    The Mortgage Bankers Association reported applications for new mortgages fell 4.7 percent from the week before, with CNBC's Diana Olick.

  • Economic Freedom Slowing: Heritage Foundation  Wednesday, 9 Jan 2013 | 6:40 PM ET

    Edwin Feulner, President, Heritage Foundation says developments from nations world over on the 'Economic Freedom' front have slowed over the past year.

  • Significance of Community Building in ASEAN: ADB  Thursday, 6 Dec 2012 | 6:40 PM ET

    Iwan Azis, Head of Office of Regional Economic Integration, Asian Development Bank doesn't think the ASEAN economic community will meet all its targets by 2015, but stresses the significance of the community-building consensus in the bloc.