Peter Churchouse, Author of The Churchouse Letter, says the verdict on property tycoon Thomas Kwok and the government's former deputy leader Rafael Hui sent a clear message on HK's rule of law.» Read More
Ivan Szpakowski, Analyst, Commodities Research at Citi, expects more downside risks for fuel prices moving forward and explains what that means for China's oil production growth next year.
Sam Le Cornu, Senior Portfolio Manager at Macquarie Funds Group, explains why he's viewing the rally in China with caution and outlines the opportunities in Macau's gaming shares.
Mike Harrowell, Director of Resources Research at BBY, says oil prices could fall to $15-20 a barrel unless Saudi Arabia cuts output to restore market balance.
Joe Magyer, Senior Advisor at The Motley Fool, says markets should be concerned with the collective fall in commodity prices, which could be reflecting a weakening world economy.
Asian equities put up an upbeat performance on the final trading day of the week, following an inspiring U.S. lead overnight as investors cheered the Federal Reserve's pledge to be patient in increasing interest rates.
In Asian cities, such as Singapore, people are increasingly opting to holiday close to home, says Abhiram Chowdhry, APAC Vice President at Hotels.com.
Janet Lewis, Head of Industrials Research, Asia at Macquarie Capital Securities, says rumors could become "self-fulfilling prophecies" and fan volatility in the Warren Buffett-backed carmaker's shares.
Benjamin Segal, MD, Global Equity Portfolio Manager, Neuberger Berman, says U.S. businesses look compelling on the back of an improving U.S. economy.
The partnership with Grameen China NGO to launch a microfinance project aims to improve the lives of Chinese in rural areas, says Nathan Yao, Vice President at JD Finance.
Jon Oh, Research Analyst for Gaming and Lodging at CLSA, expects shares of casino operators to underperform for the next 1-2 quarters as Macau goes through a painful transition.
Valuations of gaming plays such as Melco Crown look interesting, but it could be a "valuation trap" amid falling casino revenues in Macau, says Tim Seymour, CIO at Triogem Asset Management.
Tim Seymour, CIO at Triogem Asset Management, discusses how to approach Russia's financial markets as the country moves into an economic hibernation.
As the turmoil in oil prices persists, CNBC's Sri Jegarajah asks a panel of guests how that might impact exploration budgets.
Lauren Goodrich, Senior Eurasia Analyst at Stratfor, expects the ruble to continue fluctuating within a 10 percent band on expectations for more government intervention.
John Frisbie, President of U.S.-China Business Council, says trade talks between the two superpowers for the past week have been "good and inclusive."
Bill Stone, Chief Investment Strategist at PNC Asset Management, says U.S. equities are merely retracing after recent steep declines due to crumbling oil prices.
Simon Dunlop, Founder at Bookmate, says it wants to combine social and mobile to introduce a different reading experience and explains why the Moscow-based e-reading platform is entering the Singapore market.
David Ji, Head of Research and Consultancy, Greater China at Knight Frank, discusses the persisting fall in the mainland's new home prices.
Pakorn Peetathawatchai, CFO at Stock Exchange of Thailand, discusses the outlook for the country's equity market after recent steep losses on the back of volatile oil prices.
Christian Whiton, Former U.S. State Department Senior Advisor, says President Obama's announcement to restore diplomatic ties with Cuba has diminished respect for America.
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