Michael Ellis, International Director of Michelin Guides, discusses the latest "Michelin Guide for Hong Kong and Macau" which awarded Hong Kong with 14 new starred restaurants.» Read More
Does it make sense for elderly workers to stay in the workforce? Kim Walker, founder and CEO of Silver Group, believes productivity may ultimately be hurt as a result.
Jeffrey Halley, Senior Manager FX Trading, Saxo Capital Markets and Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist for Australia and New Zealand, HSBC discuss what impact a default would have on the USD.
Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist for Australia and New Zealand at HSBC says the start of Fed tapering is increasingly likely to happen early next year due to the threat of a U.S. debt default.
The market is just too dangerous to trade amid the political stalemate in Washington, analysts told CNBC.
Arjuna Mahendran, CIO, Wealth Management Division of Emirates National Bank of Dubai says China and Russia are taking a much bigger role in world affairs in what could be the beginning of a new world order as the U.S. starts growing more insular.
The Asia Squawk Box team discusses the sex appeal around Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Raghuram Rajan, and other global central bank chiefs.
As SIngapore's JewelFest kicks off on Friday, Jean Nasr, Managing Director at Mouawad Singapore discusses Asia's growing appetite for precious stones.
Mark McLaughlin, Chairman, President and CEO of Palo Alto Networks, says cybersecurity is still an area that's growing despite concerns about the budget cuts.
Cesar Cernuda, President, Asia Pacific at Microsoft discusses the tech giant's push into hardware products, including the mobile phone business following its deal with Nokia.
Boris Schlossberg, Managing Director at BK Asset Management says conflicting signals from Washington politicians are increasing market volatility. However, he does expect the U.S. to avoid a default.
Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy, Nomura and Arjuna Mahendran, CIO, Wealth Management Division, Emirates National Bank of Dubai discuss the impact of US debt crisis on markets and growth and suggest investment strategies to navigate the markets.
Dominic Schnider, Head of Commodity Research at UBS Wealth Management speaks about the outlook for commodities in light of current risk events.
Richard Bove, Vice President of Equity Research, Financial Sector, at Rafferty Capital says the repo market and short term funding of big banks will be hurt if a U.S debt default occurs.
Chris Tedder, Research Analyst at FOREX.com says while the headlines coming from Washington are causing choppy price action in markets, there is too much at stake for lawmakers to fail.
Peter Boockvar, Chief Market Analyst at The Lindsey Group, says investors should be more focused on what the Fed is going to do and how the earnings season is going to shape up.
Gold’s performance as a safe-haven has proved lackluster recently, however a strategist believes that it could rally up to 20 percent soon.
Curtis Chin, Managing Director, RiverPeak Group and former U.S. Ambassador to the Asian Development Bank says the U.S needs to do more than just diplomatic or defense efforts.
Peter Elston, Head of Asia Pacific Strategy & Asset Allocation at Aberdeen Asset Management, says politics is making it hard for the Fed to make a proper exit from QE.
Bill Maldonado, CIO, Asia Pacific at HSBC Global Asset Management says the valuations of cyclical stocks are dirt cheap compared to defensives, which will ultimately hurt the latter sector.
Sean Hyman, Editor of Moneynews, Ultimate Wealth Report explains why gold hasn't responded to Yellen's nomination. He calls the gold sell-off a pullback and expects prices to hit $1,500-$1,600 soon.
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