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.
Although bruised in the recent regional sell-off, the Philippines' strong fundamentals should single it out again soon, the central bank told CNBC.
Indonesia was hit hard by the tapering panic last year, but its finance minister told CNBC the current account deficit wouldn't be an issue this year.
As the euro plunged to a ten-week low, analysts say the single currency could fall further.
The contraction in China's PMI has been blamed on the Chinese New Year, but some analysts argue that the dip is still reflective of slowing growth.
As the world's second-biggest economy rings in the Year of the Horse, global financial group REORIENT says China remains safe from a hard landing.