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Bei Fu, Senior Director of Corporate Ratings at Standard & Poor's, describes why property prices in China are set for a further decline this year.
Jim Walker, Founder & Managing Director at Asianomics, explains why he doesn't agree with MSCI's decision to leave South Korea and Taiwan out of its developed market index.
Vincent Digonnet, Executive Chairman APAC, Razorfish, compares social media and e-commerce in China to the West.
Chin-Ping Chia, MD & Head of Research, Asia Pacific, MSCI, pinpoints currency convertibility and downstream operation issues as reasons why Korea and Taiwan weren't added to its developed market index.
Hugh Johnson, Chairman & CIO, Hugh Johnson Advisors, explains why a correction may be on the cards for Wall Street.
Donna Kwok, Senior China Economist at UBS, says a low base effect and higher food prices lead the rise in China's consumer inflation for the month of May.
Kuanhua Hsu, Principal, Gree Ventures, outlines what the firm looks out for in startups. He also describes why it is looking to invest in Southeast Asia.
The U.S. jobless rate is still hitting above 6% but Dean Maki, Chief U.S. Economist at Barclays isn't worried, saying wage growth is beginning to pick up.
As the populations of India and Indonesia grow, transport infrastructure in both economies are still struggling to keep up. CNBC's Martin Soong reports.
Kesara Manchusree, President, Stock Exchange of Thailand, attributes the resiliency of domestic stocks to strong fundamentals in the financial market.
Mark Hoplamazian, CEO at Hyatt, discusses the impact of Beijing's austerity measures and the firm's outlook on the hospitality industry in China.
Mark Hoplamazian, CEO at Hyatt, discusses the opening of its Andaz Hotel in Tokyo and elaborates how a pickup in leisure and business travel is driving tourism in the city.
Alan Bowman, Regional VP, Retail Sales and Marketing, Microsoft, explains the firm's shift of focus to games and the rising competition with Sony in terms of video game consoles.
Timothy Arcuri, Managing Director, Cowen and Company, describes how the 7-for-1 stock split and new product lineups later this year can give Apple shares a boost.
Liz Ann Sonders, Chief Investment Strategist & Senior VP, Charles Schwab, says global liquidity and positive economic fundamentals are lending support to equities.
Alex Latzer, Regional Head, Metals/Mining Research, Kim Eng Securities, says slowing growth in China may have contributed to the increasing use of metals for loans.
CNBC's Asia Squawk Box team discuss a series of info-graphics which continue the debate on whether China is set to overtake the U.S. as the world's largest economy.
While exports got a lift from the global economic recovery, falling imports continue to signal concerns about a weak domestic demand in China, says Jian Chang, Chief China Economist at Barclays
Joo Yung Lee, MD & Head of North American Financial Institutions at Fitch Ratings, says the increase in regulations have proved to be challenging for U.S. banks in the first quarter.
Jeremy O'Friel, Managing Director, Belmont Investments, says the lack of population growth and increase in productivity will hold Japan back from replicating growth it enjoyed in the past.
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