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Colin Chapman, President, New South Wales, Australian Institute of International Affairs, identifies ongoing China-Japan tensions as this year's top political risk.

Long gold in yen terms: Gartman     Mon, 6 Jan '14 | 5:30 PM ET

The Gartman Letter's Dennis Gartman explains why those who didn't short gold have missed their chance.

Ken Wilcox, Chairman and President of SPD Silicon Valley Bank, advises investors to look at business models, instead of technology, for signs of innovation in China.

Sho Kawano, Managing Director at Goldman Sachs Japan, says the impact of April's consumption tax hike will be offset by healthy consumer sentiment and job market.

Katsuhiko Ichihashi;Chiaki Takinaka

CNBC's Jane Wells reports that though Macau remains the cash cow for gaming in Asia, it is actually helping drive business to the U.S. Dr. J says any dips on these stocks should be bought.

Colorado pot sales: Day 1     Thu, 2 Jan '14 | 10:51 AM ET

Recreational pot went on sale in the state on New Year's Day. Strainwise co-founder Erin Phillips discusses sales volume and marijuana tourism.

Gary Stern, former president of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank, weighs in on Janet Yellen and the state of the economy.

Sovereign bonds: What to expect     Mon, 6 Jan '14 | 11:05 AM ET

Laurent Fransolet, head of European interest rates strategy at Barclays, discusses sovereign bonds and says that while Spanish yields should stabilize, the spread with Germany will continue to tighten.

Paul Bloxham, chief economist for Australia and New Zealand at HSBC, discusses his outlook on tapering and explains why the US 10 year note may not stay at 3 percent.

Trevor Williams, chief economist at Lloyds TSB Corporate Markets, says the U.K. economy has turned around, as a survey reveals business confidence is at its highest since January 1994.

Demystifying bitcoin mining     Mon, 6 Jan '14 | 11:26 AM ET

Jon Steinberg, president and chief operating officer of BuzzFeed, unveils a bitcoin mining rig he built himself.

UK CFOs ready to spend more: Deloitte     Mon, 6 Jan '14 | 4:30 AM ET

Ian Stewart, chief econmist at Deloitte, tells CNBC that U.K. CFOs are more optimistic than they have been for the last three years and have made expansion a top priority for 2014.

Liesman: Bernanke upbeat on economy     Fri, 3 Jan '14 | 4:06 PM ET

CNBC's Steve Liesman provides insight into outgoing Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's comments on foreign economies.

Eric Chaney, chief economist at AXA Group, says there is not yet a full banking union, but a "half-cooked" deal resulting from political compromise.

Saurabh Mukherjea, CEO, Institutional Equities at Ambit Capital, says a victory by the opposition BJP in general elections year will only result in a marginal economic improvement.

CNBC's Robert Frank reports the foreign buyers are really driving the luxury real estate in Manhattan. The median price for luxury condos are up 13 percent.

James Gruber, Author of investment news letter "Asia Confidential," says the Shanghai market's underperfomance reveals that investors have been pricing in lower economic growth for a long time.

New Zealand: 2014's rockstar economy?     Sun, 5 Jan '14 | 5:49 PM ET

Paul Bloxham, chief economist for Australia and New Zealand at HSBC, says low rates, high dairy prices and the rebuilding of the Canterbury region will see New Zealand outperform this year.

Robert Gardner, chief economist at Nationwide Building Society, says the London housing market remains "way ahead" the rest of the U.K. and dismisses worries of a bubble.

Value of social media users     Fri, 3 Jan '14 | 10:00 AM ET

CNBC's Courtney Reagan looks at the value of social network members and the influence of online gamers, with Dmitri Williams, Ninja Metrics CEO.

Euro zone PMI: It's 'good news'     Thu, 2 Jan '14 | 11:00 AM ET

Julian Callow, chief international economist at Barclays, discusses the euro zone following the release of "very good" PMI data.

Investors should follow advertising money in their pursuit of social media stocks, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Friday.

Avtar Sandhu, Senior Manager, Commodities at Phillip Futures, explains why he thinks the most bullish commodity for 2014 is cocoa.

Does Amir Khan even have a chance?     Thu, 2 Jan '14 | 1:00 PM ET

CNBC's Ted Kemp analyzes British boxer Amir Khan's prospects as he prepares to fight unbeaten American Floyd Mayweather later this year.

Mossberg & Swisher launch 'Re/code'     Thu, 2 Jan '14 | 10:31 AM ET

Tech veterans Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg of Revere Digital discuss the launch of "Re/code," a reincarnation of "All Things D." Re/code also signed a content agreement with NBC News group to partner on technology coverage.

Maurice Levy, CEO of Publicis, says better GDP forecasts and the winter Olympics will help the advertising market in 2014, but the FIFA World Cup will be the real driver.

Douglas Clayton, Managing Partner at Leopard Capital, says Thai protestors may be winning the battle, but it could be difficult for them to win the war.

Discuss the global economic momentum and if market gains can persist, with James Paulsen, Wells Capital Management chief investment strategist, and Vadim Zlotnikov, Alliance Bernstein chief market strategist.

Jack Bouroudjian, CIO of Index Financial Partners, says demand for Chinese goods and higher exports could see the economy grow as much as 10 percent by the end of 2014.

Thailand's benchmark SET index will be in focus for Asian investors on Friday following the previous day's 5 percent sell-off . CNBC's Sri Jegarajah explains what happened.