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South Africa's power outages: Investment opportunity?

South Africa's Finance Minister, Nhlanhla Nene, says the country's energy challenge presents an opportunity for investors.

Park your money in US stocks? Maybe not: Mobius

With headwinds such as government regulations weighing on earnings, it may be time for investors to shift out of U.S. markets, says Mark Mobius, executive chairman at Templeton Emerging Markets Group.

Becoming a smart city: What makes Singapore different

Factors like economic stability enable Singapore to plan ahead for problems like an aging population, says Steve Leonard, executive deputy chairman of Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore.

Why Evolution Mining bought La Mancha's assets

Jake Klein, executive chairman at Evolution Mining, says the acquisition of La Mancha's Australian gold assets was a "fair-value investment" that offered a "tremendous opportunity."

New life-like robot in Japan   Mon, 20 Apr '15 | 1:22 PM ET
New life-like robot in Japan

A Japanese department store unveiled a robot that will greet customers and give them directions, reports CNBC's Brian Sullivan.

Nokia may be returning to the phone market   Mon, 20 Apr '15 | 11:00 AM ET
Nokia may be returning to the phone market

CNBC's Kate Rogers reports on Nokia's possible return to the phone market.

Will Greece leave the euro?   Mon, 20 Apr '15 | 11:00 AM ET
Will Greece leave the euro?

George Godber, fund manager at Miton Group, says that the Greek public's view on staying in the euro zone is "changing pretty rapidly."

We are fully back in the market: Portugal Fin Min

Portugal's Minister of State and Finance, Maria Luís Albuquerque, explains how quantitative easing has positively impacted the country's funding costs.

Situation in Greece is 'deteriorating': Dijsselbloem

Eurogroup Finance Minister, Jeroen Dijsselbloem, tells CNBC that the situation in Greece is 'deteriorating', and that work towards securing a financing deal should be more concentrated.

Will continue to see QE side effects: UBS Chairman

UBS Chairman, Axel Weber, discusses the impact of negative yields and quantitative easing in the euro zone.

Don't be too critical of China easing: ANZ   Sun, 19 Apr '15 | 10:10 PM ET
Don't be too critical of China easing: ANZ

Richard Yetsenga, head of Global Markets Research at ANZ, says the rally in the local equity markets indicates that there's still vigor in the economy and appetite for risks.

Why markets need to get used to Greek drama

Even if talks yield a short-term technical deal this week, Greece still needs a third bailout after June to survive the next few years, says Koon How Heng, senior FX strategist at Credit Suisse.

Greece has made progress: Cyprus Fin Min   Mon, 20 Apr '15 | 2:00 AM ET
Greece has made good progress: Cyprus Fin Min

The finance Ministers of Cyprus, Portugal and the Netherlands share their views on the ongoing funding negotiations with Greece.

China's RRR cut hints at 'desperation': Pro

Paul Gambles, co-founder of MBMG Group, says markets may be wondering why Beijing is "overreacting" with a 100-basis-point cut in the reserve requirement ratio.

Why Asia matters for Russia   Sun, 19 Apr '15 | 6:20 PM ET
Why Asia matters for Russia

Arkady Dvorkovich, deputy prime minister of Russia, says the country's interest in Asia isn't an immediate reaction to Western sanctions, but is part of a relationship that Russia has been building for the past 5 years.

Does Hillary have a Wall Street problem?   Fri, 17 Apr '15 | 7:10 AM ET
Does Hillary have a Wall Street problem?

Steven Rattner, Willett Advisors chairman, discusses what Wall Street wants to hear from Hillary Clinton, and weighs in on the central themes of Clinton's campaign.

IMF: Greek negotiations are complex   Fri, 17 Apr '15 | 9:00 AM ET
IMF: Greek negotiations are complex

Poul Thomsen, director of the European department at the IMF, says that there has been no loss of patience when it comes to the Greek talks.

IMF: Egypt has 'a long way to go'   Fri, 17 Apr '15 | 11:50 AM ET
IMF: Egypt has 'a long way to go'

Masood Ahmed, director of Middle East and Central Asia at the IMF, says that Egypt has made a lot of improvements regarding energy subsidies and broader reforms, but still has "a long way to go."

Check out this rare, 100-carat diamond   Fri, 17 Apr '15 | 7:52 AM ET

A rare 100-carat diamond is being auctioned off at Sotheby's on April 21st where it is expected to fetch upwards of $25 million. CNBC's Robert Frank, and Lisa Hubbard of Sotheby's, provide a sneak peek at the exclusive gem.

Exploding airbags lead to Nissan recalls   Fri, 17 Apr '15 | 6:30 AM ET
Exploding airbags lead to Nissan recalls

CNBC's Kate Rogers reports on another Nissan airbag recall.

Declines in iron ore price just started: Pro

Warren Gilman, chairman & CEO of CEF Holdings, says the price of iron ore isn't going to rebound anytime soon, with the occurrences of mine closures likely to continue.

IMF: We expect to be paid on time   Fri, 17 Apr '15 | 9:00 AM ET
IMF: We expect to be paid on time

Poul Thomsen, director of the European department at the IMF, says they have received no request from Greece to delay the IMF loan repayment.

Does South Korea's economy need more stimulus?

Choi Kyung Hwan, finance minister of South Korea, says the country's economy is starting to recover after last year's expansionary policies, noting the government will inject stimulus later this year if necessary.

Shaking things up in Singapore's telco sector

Malcolm Rodrigues, CEO of MyRepublic, explains how the internet service provider wants to make a difference in Singapore's mobile landscape.

Strange finds on Etsy

E-commerce site Etsy has everything from $6,000 dollar dog dresses to a six-foot tall shoe. CNBC checks out a few of the strange finds on the site.

Airware ready to take flight   Thu, 16 Apr '15 | 3:25 PM ET
Airware ready to take flight

After four years in development, Airware's technology is ready for lift off, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton. The San Francisco-based startup, has raised more than $40 million from top-tier VC firms.

Talking to Putin   Thu, 16 Apr '15 | 11:43 AM ET
Talking to Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin addressed the Russian public, took questions, and had some testy exchanges with anchors in his yearly "Direct Line with Putin," which this year lasted four hours. CNBC's Dina Gusovsky breaks down the most important headlines.

It's 'crunchtime' for Greece: Kraemer   Thu, 16 Apr '15 | 11:00 AM ET
It's 'crunchtime' for Greece: Kraemer

Moritz Kraemer, chief sovereign ratings officer at Standard & Poor's, says that it's a "race against the clock" for Greece, with all easy options off the table.

IMF: Greece has bigger problems than debts   Thu, 16 Apr '15 | 11:20 AM ET
IMF: Greece has bigger problems than debts

David Lipton, deputy managing director at the IMF, says the more important issue for Greece is whether its government can get the economy growing and stable again.

Is the property market booming or bubbling?   Thu, 16 Apr '15 | 11:15 AM ET
Is the property market booming or bubbling?

Peter Hobbs, research managing director at MSCI,discusses property markets across the world.