Katie Holliday is a Writer with CNBC.com, covering a range of topics including global macro-economic news, market developments and corporate news. Before joining CNBC, Katie was a senior asset management correspondent at Investment Week in London. Katie holds a Bachelor's degree in English Literature from Southampton University.
One of Singapore's most famous fashion exports - Ashley Isham - told CNBC that when he met and dressed Lady Gaga, he thought she was "fantastic."
Optimism surrounding the prospect of a fresh Indian government has set Indian stocks on a tear, but one analyst told CNBC stocks are due for a 7 to 8 percent correction.
As anti-China riots in Southern Vietnam continue to escalate, the violence poses a risk to the country's appeal as a foreign investment destination.
The frontrunner for the EU's top job told CNBC that it would not be fair to reassure people that the economic crisis is over.
The global automotive industry is set for an explosive expansion by 2021, research from IHS Automotive, part of IHS Global Insight, showed.