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Fraser Howie, director of Newedge Singapore, discusses the Chinese economy and reforms as the National People's Congress draws to a close.
Jens Weidmann, president of the Deutsche Bundesbank, says the challenges that Germany faces are "quite considerable" and include its huge demographic burdens and high debt levels.
Clive McDonnell, head of equity strategy at Standard Chartered Bank, says the recent string of soft Chinese data suggests the country's growth is "decelerating".
Mark Cahill, regional managing director of ManpowerGroup EMEA, says the worst hit countries in Europe have shown positive hiring intentions for 2014.
Cypriot finance minister Harris Georgiades, says he is concerned about the developments in Crimea.
Chris Walker, FX strategist at Barclays, discusses how a "high degree of uncertainty" around the Bank of England's monetary policy could have an effect on sterling.
Seijiro Takeshita, director of Mizuho International, discusses how Japan has changed since a devastating earthquake rocked the country in March 2011.
Olly Burrows, Senior banks analyst at Rabobank, discusses what the details of the European Central Bank's latest phase of the asset quality review could mean for euro zone banks.
MacNeil Curry, head of global technical strategy at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, discusses the factors that could drive the 10-year Treasury yield past 3 percent.
Kevin Smithen, senior telecom analyst at Macquarie Securities, says that a merger between Sprint and T-Mobile USA is possible, after Japan's SoftBank Corp continued to push for a deal.
James Healy-Pratt, partner and head of the aviation department at Stewarts Law LLP, says a live stream from the black box in the Malaysian Airlines plane could have solved the mystery of the missing aircraft.
Gina Sanchez, chairwoman and founder of Chantico Global, LLC, says the high S&P level is not justified, particularly amid geopolitical turmoil and soft data out of the U.S.
Amnon Bar-Lev, president of Check Point, says that hackers are becoming more and more sophisticated and that people should have a "multi-layered" type of protection.
International monitors were prevented from entering Crimea over the weekend, NBC's Jim Maceda reports, adding that some reports state that fresh minefields have been placed between Crimea and the rest of Ukraine.
Charles Dumas, chief economist at Lombard Street Research, says that in terms of volumes, Chinese exports are "not all that much lower," and explains why he continues to be bearish on China.
Martin Arnold, director-research analyst at ETF Securities, says gold continues to provide good diversification and adds that at current levels, a "modest grind higher" is to be expected this year.
Brian Reynolds, chief market strategist at Rosenblatt Securities, says the credit boom that started five years ago will intensify as investors continue to buy new corporate bonds.
Greg Waldron, Asia managing director at Flightglobal, comments on the continued search for the missing Malaysian flight and says it could take months if not years before we know what happened.
Steven Englander, global head of G10 foreign exchange strategy at Citi, says the Chinese export data must be read very carefully and discusses the data's impact on the Australian dollar.
Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Ukraine prime minister says that "no-one will recognize" the Crimean referendum and that there will be "no concession."
Chatterley is CNBC’s European reporter covering key business and political events, as well as regular Eurogroup and EU leaders summits in Brussels.
Wilfred Frost is anchor of Worldwide Exchange, joining CNBC in 2014.
Seema Mody is a CNBC reporter and host of the "Trading the Twicker" segment on "Fast Money."