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Mario Monti, Italy's former prime minister, expects Berlusconi's party to remain in the coalition even if Berlusconi is forced to leave and discusses the current government and what it now needs to do.
Julio Velarde, governor of the Central Bank of Peru, discusses how Fed tapering fears have impacted Peru by putting pressure on the currency and why he has downgraded his GDP forecast.
Harold McGraw, chairman of the ICC, explains that the B20 priorities are trade and investment, especially in infrastructure, as well as better cooperation between governments and businesses.
Dan Mintz, CEO of DMG Entertainment, discusses the creative industry in Asia, particularly in China and how embracing creativity and innovation will be even more important to be successful in the future.
Boris Collardi, CEO of Julius Baer, says innovation is the way forward for Asian economies and discusses how the crisis has brought a higher level of international cooperation and coordination.
Matthew Spence, director of the Green Alliance, discusses the U.K.'s carbon targets.
Alastair Lukies, CEO of Monitise, comments on the "explosion of mobile money" as the company's revenues doubled in the last year and their strategy going forward.
Danish toymaker Lego is looking to build on its popularity – and massive sales growth - by expanding production in China, the chief financial officer of the toy brickmaker told CNBC on Thursday.
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Michael Purves, chief global strategist at Weeden & Co., says that while the U.S. jobs report due on Friday is important, the market is more interested in who will succeed Bernanke as Fed chairman.
Konstantinos Botopoulos, chairman of the Hellenic Capital Market Commission, says that now that Grexit is off the table, interest in Greece has risen a lot and discusses the privatization process.
John Goodwin, CFO at the Lego Group explains that the construction of the new plant is due to the very strong growth in Asia and adds that the region is now "the key focus for us going forward".
A U.S. military strike in Syria would aim to only weaken President Assad and not topple him reports NBC's Jim Maceda from Turkey.
Kirill Dmitriev, CEO of the Russian Direct Investment Fund, talks about what's on the agenda at the G20 meeting and the need for joint investment between developed and emerging markets.
Volker Wieland, member of the German Council of Economics Experts, says the ECB has managed its communication perfectly and expects the interest rates to start rising in the first half of 2014.
John Jannarone, writer at the Wall Street Journal, discusses the watch market ahead of the potential release of the Samsung smartwatch and whether these new models will disrupt traditional watch makers.
Simon Colvin, analyst at Markit, explains that despite Tuesday's spike in Nokia shares following the announcement of the deal with Microsoft, the stock is still "heavily shorted".
Linda Wells, editor in chief of Allure magazine, comments on how many designers are branching into makeup to boost sales.
Constantinos Louropoulos, CEO of OPAP, discusses the privatisation process in Greece after a consortium acquired Greece's stake in OPAP in August and the monopoly issues.
NBC's Jim Maceda reports from Turkey how the situation in Syria has impacted the country and how Putin's comments are "potentially a breakthrough".