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.
Surging soft commodity prices have raised concerns over higher inflation in emerging markets, but market watchers are downplaying the worries for now.
Facebook's $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp has made the world sit up and take notice of messaging apps and their importance.
Western investors should look to China for leadership in the tech sector, the CEO of British advertising giant WPP told CNBC on Tuesday.
India's battered economy could return to its glory days of growth above 8 percent, the chief exec of one of India's largest lenders, told CNBC.
The EU is prepared to take further action against Russia if tensions with Ukraine escalate, leaders from three EU countries told CNBC.