Zoher Abdoolcarim, Asia editor of Time International, describes how the magazine compiled its annual list of the world's biggest newsmakers.» Read More
Alex Arena, Group MD at Hong Kong Telecommunications, says the firm are firing on all cylinders and is pleased with the company's first year performance. He labels Apple's phone-locking policy in Hong Kong as unprecedented and inappropriate.
An inconclusive election result in Italy that raises the specter of policy deadlock in the euro zone's third largest economy, appears to have stopped a stellar euro rally and could mark a turnaround in the currency's recent good fortunes, analysts said.
Will Oswald, Global Head of Fixed Income of Currency and Commodities Research at Standard Chartered, explains the downside risks for the single currency.
Andrew Brandler, CEO of power supply firm CLP, discusses the company's full-year earnings and warns of rising challenges in its Australian and Indian operations.
Sean Callow, Senior Currency Strategist at Westpac Bank, expects the euro-dollar trade to hit 1.28-1.29 and analyzes why markets have been fairly complacent about having a center-left coalition in Italy's parliament.
The chairman of Japan Airlines (JAL), which has had to ground its entire fleet of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft after a battery fire, had reservations from the start on relying on one vendor.
Thomas Kloet, CEO of TMX Group, puts a tough quarter behind him and outlines why TMX is excited about Asia Pacific growth opportunities.
Tony Tyler, Director General & CEO at IATA, says the airline industry is keeping a close eye on the consequences of sequestration as it could heavily impact capacity and operations.
Antonio Fatas, Professor of European Studies and Economics at INSEAD, outlines what Italy needs to do to fix its economy, regardless of the outcome in the election.
Paul Gambles, Managing Partner at MBMG International, says the U.K.'s measures to cut its deficit are not working, and worryingly points to the U.K.'s economic health as a barometer for the state of the global economy.
Cho Wee Peng, Group CFO of Hyflux, says there are clear signs of a recovery in China and the Middle East and that's helping boost business.
Alan Bollard, Executive Director of APEC Secretariat, says governments are finding it harder to carry out fiscal policies in a sensible manner, thus placing the pressure on central banks.
Alan Bollard, Executive Director of APEC Secretariat, outlines the hurdles to economic growth in the Asia Pacific region despite an expected pick-up this year.
Don Campbell, Co-Chair of the Pacific Economic Cooperation Council, says state owned companies will not make the list for joint-partnerships as Canada opens up to Asia.
In the wake of the uproar over China's alleged hacking of U.S. corporations this week, the CEO of U.S.-based cyber security firm Taia Global argues it's unfair to pinpoint China as the only source of hacking.
The world's fifth-largest wind-turbine supplier, Suzlon Energy, expects India's budget next week to reinstate incentives aimed at encouraging businesses to invest in more wind power.
Tulsi Tanti, Chairman of Suzlon Energy, on why he is eagerly anticipating the Indian Budget next week where the government is expected to reinstate incentives for investment in wind power
Simon Cooper, President & Managing Director for Asia Pacific at Marriott International, talks about the company's Southeast Asian expansion plans, including projects in Thailand and India.
Frederic Neumann, MD & Co-Head of Asian Economics Research at HSBC, sounds a warning over Asian growth being increasingly driven by increases in credit.
Vlad Martynov, CEO of Yota Devices, tells CNBC why their latest offering will change the way users interact with smartphones.
Part of the CNBC Asia team since 1993, Soong is one of the founding anchors and co-anchor of CNBC Asia's "Squawk Box."
Based at CNBC's Hong Kong studios, Bernie Lo covers core business day programming, co-anchoring Squawk Box Asia and anchoring The Call.
Oake is a financial news anchor and producer as well as an independent journalist who anchors exclusively for CNBC Asia Pacific.