Ratmir Timashev, president & CEO of Veeam Software, says the Switzerland-based company prefers to stay private because that will give it "the ability to execute without pressure from external investors."» Read More
John Rice, vice chairman of General Electric (GE), says the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) is a great opportunity for the U.S. to help resolve the shortfall in infrastructure.
After going through a "cyclical trough", China is seeing improved demand which hint at a recovery, says Martin Lakos, division director of Wealth Management at Macquarie.
Martin Lakos, division director of Wealth Management at Macquarie, explains the market repercussions if Greece defaults on payment due to the International Monetary Fund this month.
Alvin Liew, senior economist at UOB, attributes the wider-than-expected decline in Japan's April import volumes to the plunge in oil prices from a year ago period.
CNBC's Hadley Gamble asks Masoud Barzani, President of Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) of Iraq, how worried he is about the future of Iraq amid ISIS' advance.
Chua Soon Ghee, managing director for Southeast Asia at A.T. Kearney, outlines the trends that attracted the Consumer Electronics Association to launch its inaugural event in Asia.
While the 15-year peak on the Nikkei 225 is an "eventuality", the 7-year high on the Shanghai Composite is a "little more confusing", says Joe Magyer, senior analyst at The Motley Fool.
Abhisit Vejjajiva, former Prime Minister of Thailand, says a referendum will help to eradicate any questions about the constitution's legitimacy and avoid further conflicts.
Michel Landel, Global CEO of Sodexo, discusses its latest survey which showed how corporate initiatives that aim to improve the "quality of life" can help productivity.
Darren Buckley, President of AmCham and country head and country officer of Citibank Thailand, says there is a slowdown in credit card spending and a pick up in the delinquency rate in Thailand.
Darren Buckley, President of AmCham, explains why foreign direct investment from the U.S. into Thailand increased nearly 5-fold in 2014 despite the country's political instability.
Julie Deane, founder of The Cambridge Satchel Company, says Tmall Global's rationale of checking the IP of each brand it has on its website gave her the confidence to sell her bags on the Alibaba-operated online marketplace.
Jayant Sinha, Minister of State for Finance, India, says an "ambitious plan" is at work to bring the quality of India's infrastructure up to world-class levels.
Derek Halpenny, European head of Global Markets Research at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, says June 5 could be D-Day for Greece if it fails to make a payment to the International Monetary Fund.
Richard Han, CEO of Hana Electronics, says last year's military coup resulted in much-needed stability that allowed businesses to return to normal in Thailand.
Martin Schulz, international equity investment director at PNC, says the upbeat growth report signals the "beginning of a better recovery in Japan" and the central bank will likely stand pat on policy in the near term.
David Garrity, principal at GVA Research, says Hewlett-Packard's second-quarter results had "lesser bad news" compared to the previous quarter, indicating improvements moving forward.
Bassem Khalil Al-Salem, chairman of Capital Bank, says the main issue for businesses in Iraq is the lack of liquidity, instead of the instability caused by ISIS militants.
Mark Schwartz, vice chairman of Goldman Sachs Group, likes the "confidence and inspiration" of China's leaders who are pushing through political and structural reforms.
CNBC's Bernie Lo and Emily Tan discuss table manners and social skills that may make or break business relationships.
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