Parag Khanna, Senior Fellow at the non-profit, non-partisan think tank New America Foundation, says the improvements in trade facilitation will add up to 1 to 2 trillion to the global economy» Read More
Japan's economy grew 0.3 percent in the third quarter from the previous one, revised down from am initial estimate of 0.5 percent, data showed.
Markus Schomer, Chief Economist, Pinebridge Investments, explains why the yen's weakness offsets pessimism over Japan's weak revised third-quarter growth data.
Markus Schomer, Chief Economist, Pinebridge Investments, says the improvement in global economic data will probably lead to another good run in equities next year.
Investors received some strong data out of China over the weekend. CNBC's Deirdre Wang Morris explains.
Catherine Mellor, Director for Asia at U.S. Chamber of Commerce, explains the implications of the WTO's global trade facilitation pact and her outlook on the TPP negotiations.
David Kuo, CEO at The Motley Fool, likens the U.S. Federal Reserve's stimulus program to water wings supporting the economy, and states the case for why these should come off.
Upbeat U.S. jobs data spurred gains on Wall Street last week. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah explains what the data means for a Fed taper.
Shekhar Kapur, Indian film director, producer and actor, discusses the state of film-making and how Mandela will be remembered in India.
Shekhar Kapur, Indian film director, producer and actor, discusses his former plans on making a film about Nelson Mandela's autobiography, "Long Walk to Freedom."
CNBC's Martin Soong takes you through the latest results from CNBC's second CFO Global Council survey.
Xavier Denis, Economist & Strategist at Societe Generale Private Banking, says economies with large current account deficits will remain vulnerable next year
Richard Harris, Chief Executive at Port Shelter Investment Management ,talks about his personal experience of growing up in apartheid South Africa.
The WTO ministerial meetings wrap up in Bali later on Friday. CNBC's Lisa Oake reports on the chances of a last-minute deal.
Elaine Chao, Former U.S. Secretary of Labor, says the U.S. economy needs to produce at least 250,000 net new jobs every month.
Wahid Chammas, Portfolio Manager with Janus Capital explains why he is very bullish on European equities despite the slow economic recovery there.
Edward Dempsey, Chief Investment Officer at Pension Partners explains why he is seeing the beginnings of a set up of the next tug of war in U.S. equity markets.
SD Muni, Visiting Research Professor, Institute of South Asian Studies at the National University of Singapore, discusses the political landscape in India as the country gears up for national elections next year.
Apple has had a busy year on the M&A hunt. CNBC's Technology Reporter Julia Wood takes you through the tech giant's 10 acquisitions that are public knowledge.
Kunal Bahl, CEO of India's largest online shopping site, Snapdeal.com, discusses plans for an IPO next year against the backdrop of a booming e-commerce scene.
Pascal Blanque, Deputy CEO & Global CIO of Amundi, describes why he thinks European equities will outgun U.S. markets in 2014.
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