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Japan PM calls snap polls     Tue, 18 Nov '14 | 6:04 PM ET

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Tuesday that he would call an early election to seek a fresh mandate for his economic policies. CNBC's Kaori Enjoji reports.

CNBC's Kate Rogers reports the Global Entrepreneurship Index reveals the U.S. leads, followed by Canada and Australia, and its women and millennials leading the charge in the start-up movement.

Piccadilly Circus for rent?     Tue, 18 Nov '14 | 4:00 AM ET

CNBC's Phil Han finds out how one company may be able to get its name up in lights at Piccadilly Circus for a few million dollars a month.

Michael Meister, deputy finance minister of Germany, says that the government will continue to push public and private investment.

Juergen Stark, former member of the European Central Bank's executive board, says the the purchase of government bonds is "very likely" in the first half of 2015.

Hong Kong has started to clear part of a protest site that has been occupied by protesters for nearly two months. CNBC's Bernard Lo reports.

Michael Klibaner, Regional Director and Head of Research for Greater China at JLL, expects property prices to remain on a downtrend, but explains why it can be a positive sign.

Tobias Harris, Analyst at Teneo Intelligence, explains why Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is putting his leadership on the line if he calls a snap elections.

Arthur Lang, Group CFO of CapitaLand, explains why the firm remains optimistic on China's property space, while Keki Mistry, CFO and CEO at HDFC, discuss the firm's strategy in India.

Alan Jin, Property Analyst, Asia ex-Japan at Mizuho Securities, says volumes remain high in the mainland's property market on the back of robust replacement demand.

Paul Sheard, Chief Global Economist at Standard & Poor's, says the use of contradicting monetary and fiscal policies is weighing on Japan's economy.

Gartman: This is how to play Japan     Mon, 17 Nov '14 | 5:05 PM ET
Dennis Gartman

Dennis Gartman of the Gartman Letter says under current recession circumstances in Japan, investors should short the yen against almost anything including Japan stocks, Euro, and gold.

CNBC's Phil Han speaks to the the CEO of VistaJet, Thomas Flohr about where he is seeing growth in the private aviation business.

Wilbur Ross, chairman and CEO of WL Ross & Co, says a U.K. exit from the European Union would create confusion in the country's economy.

Thirty businessmen performed the Haka - a Maori war dance - at 7am on the streets of London on Monday, to kick off Global Entrepreneurship Week.

During an address to the federal parliament, Chinese president Xi Jinping lauded Australia for hosting a successful G-20 and reaffirms the flourishing ties between the countries.

Charles Li, CEO of Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing, discusses the high levels of northbound trade on Monday morning after the launch of the Shanghai-Hong Kong stock connect.

Joseph Sullivan, Chairman & CEO of Legg Mason, says the Shanghai-HK trade link reflects China's reform strategy which will facilitate integration of the mainland into the global capital market.

Yoshito Sakakibara, Executive Director of Investment Research, JP Morgan, outlines the factors weighing on Japan's growth and says it may be ideal to delay the sales tax hike.

World leaders agreed to support economic growth, step up the fight against Ebola and fund infrastructure development at this year's G-20 summit. CNBC's Matthew Taylor has more.

Hundreds of protesters took to the streets of Brisbane for a variety of causes over the weekend as world leaders converged in the city. CNBC's Matthew Taylor reports.

David Lipton, Deputy Managing Director of IMF, tells CNBC the G-20's pledge to boost growth is a "big step forward" and discusses whether it's achievable.

CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets and looks ahead at where oil and precious metals are likely headed next week. Oil was up on the day but still stayed under $80. Gold jumped on the day after rumors of a favorable Swiss gold referendum.

Cramer: Pay attention to G-20     Fri, 14 Nov '14 | 6:00 PM ET

Mad Money host Jim Cramer looks ahead to market moving events and earnings that may impact next week's trade including the G-20 Summit and quarterly numbers by Jack in the Box and Salesforce.com.

Virgin America IPO takes flight     Fri, 14 Nov '14 | 7:05 AM ET

CNBC's Phil LeBeau takes a look at Friday's public debut of Virgin America on the Nasdaq.

NBC's Peter Alexander has the details on a series of failures that let an armed intruder make his way into the White House.

Tim Cook: What you need to know     Fri, 14 Nov '14 | 5:30 AM ET

CNBC's Phil Han profiles Apple CEO, Tim Cook.

ISIS gaining power with own currency?     Fri, 14 Nov '14 | 6:00 AM ET

Now ISIS has launched its own currency, it will be interesting to see the "black market value" of the currency, as it shows you how confident people are in their leadership, says CNBC's Hadley Gamble.

Foreign governments buying up London     Fri, 14 Nov '14 | 5:00 AM ET

CNBC's Phil Han takes a look at which foreign governments are buying up big chunks of prime London real estate.

There could be "damaging political implications" for Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff in the fallout from the Petrobras scandal, which could also affect investors directly says Jimena Blanco, senior analyst for Latin America at Maplecroft.