Marc Faber, famed for his gloomy financial market views, took some time instead to highlight areas of the market that he actually liked.» Read More
What challenges lie ahead for Kevin Rudd as he takes another turn as Prime Minister of Australia?
Resource-rich Mongolia heads to the polling booths on Wednesday. The Presidential election arena will see a bureaucrat battle against a famous wrestling champion and the country's first ever female candidate.
Timothy Riddell, Head of Global Markets Research, Asia at ANZ discusses the hits and misses in the Chinese central bank's tough love approach towards banks.
Taiwanese lawmakers pulled each other's hair and screamed a lot during a recent parliamentary session. Why? The opposition party said the ruling KMT did not respect proper procedures when it signed a service trade pact with China over the weekend.
He's won a $40-billion plan to build a canal through Nicaragua, but there aren't a lot of details about just who Chinese businessman Wang Jing really is.
Michael Hayden, principal of the Chertoff Group discusses the media leak of fugitive U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden.
Michael Roberge, President and Chief Investment Officer at MFS Investment Management says markets ultimately want the Fed to taper QE because that means that the economy is improving.
China's central bank is right to stand its ground even as its decision to tolerate a credit squeeze that raises the prospect of slower growth in the world's second biggest economy rattles markets, strategists told CNBC.
There are some signs of distress among Chinese firms because of tighter liquidity conditions, according to one survey.
Benchmark oil prices are set to decline further this week after the Fed's Chairman put markets on notice last Thursday that they will be weaned off the "easy-money" policies.
Tim Farrar, Analyst at TMF Associates says that Softbank has built up a reputation of doing well in challenging situations and it possibly will do well once its capital into Sprint gets to work.
Neil Dwane, Chief Investment Officer for Europe of Allianz Global Investors says the European consumer is very under-leveraged and that there are strong companies to buy into.
Leland Miller, President, CBB International warns of disparities in government data and on the ground reality when it comes to recent concerns over China's credit system.
Bill Smead, CEO & CIO of Smead Capital Management says investors are as resilient as the Black Knight from Monty Python's Holy Grail - the knight who refused to stop fighting no matter how badly injured he was.
China's equity markets are not having a good year: first there were worries about weak data and now a credit squeeze that is making investors steer clear of Chinese stocks.
Jay Bavisi, president and CEO of EC Council says "snooping around" is not new, but the expanding arena of cybercrime is redefining modern warfare.
Pradeep Taneja, Fellow at University of Melbourne expects China's new President Xi Jinping to maintain cooperation with Taiwan rather than taking a confrontational approach.
Kumar Palghat, Founder & Director of Kapstream, says the 10-year Treasury could easily yield 3.5% by the end of the year if the Fed does not manage the rate rise.
Fears about the Fed unwinding its monetary stimulus have sent global markets into a tail spin this week and some analysts argue the sell-off is in fact justified.
Kelvin Tay, Regional CIO, Southern APAC at UBS Wealth Management says markets are concerned with the speed of the rise in U.S. treasury yields.