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  • Why Singtel's upbeat Q2 profit can be sustainable   Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 12:16 AM ET
    Why Singtel's upbeat Q2 profit can be sustainable

    Chris Lane, Senior Research Analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein, expects the robust jump in Singtel's second quarter profit to last on the back of rising currency stability in Asia.

  • Will Japan's Abe postpone the sales tax hike?   Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 12:05 AM ET
    Why is Japan's Abe postponing the sales tax hike?

    Izumi Devalier, Japan Economist at HSBC, discusses speculation over a delay in the sales tax hike and explains why Monday's GDP figure could see a negative surprise.

  • Mobile games to propel Tencent's growth: Analyst   Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 12:34 AM ET
    Mobile games to propel Tencent's growth: Analyst

    Ahead of Tencent's third quarter earnings report due on late Wednesday, Henry Guo, Senior Research Analyst at JG Capital, discusses his expectations.

  • RBI rate cut in December? This expert says unlikely   Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 12:17 AM ET
    RBI rate cut in December? This expert says unlikely

    Gaurav Mehta, VP of Institutional Equities at Ambit Capital, says a rate cut in December is unlikely as it's too early for the Indian central bank to declare victory on inflation.

  • Japanese shares rally on weak-yen boost   Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 12:06 AM ET
    Japanese shares rally on weak-yen boost

    Reports about a possible delay in the consumption tax hike is lifting dollar-yen and Japanese equities on Wednesday, says Jonathan Cavenagh, Senior FX Strategist at Westpac.

  • How much momentum does the Ali-conomy have?   Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 12:23 AM ET
    How much momentum does the Ali-conomy have?

    Thomas Chong, Director and Head of China Internet Research at Citi and Jeff Walters from Boston Consulting Group, discuss how Alibaba can sustain its ecosystem.

  • Why Japan won't go for a second sales tax hike   Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 12:07 AM ET
    Why Japan won't go for a second sales tax hike

    A second sales tax hike in Japan is unlikely as the recent fall in consumer confidence has been " too big a knock for the economy", says Richard Martin, MD at IMA Asia.

  • Dollar 'to lick wounds for a while': Westpac   Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 12:45 AM ET
    Dollar 'to lick wounds for a while': Westpac

    The U.S. dollar may take some time to recover following the worse-than-expected nonfarm payrolls data last week, says Sean Callow, Currency Strategist at Westpac Bank.

  • VTB Bank: Weak ruble not a problem for Russia   Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 12:33 AM ET
    VTB Bank: Weak ruble not a problem for Russia

    Andrey Kostin, President & Chairman of the Management Board at VTB Bank, explains why the Russian economy is "comfortable" with a weak currency.

  • The EMs that are most at risk of a Fed rate hike   Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 12:17 AM ET
    The EMs that are most at risk of a Fed rate hike

    Ricardo Adrogue, Managing Director at Babson Capital Management, says South Africa and Brazil are two of the countries that are most likely to be burned by a U.S. rate hike.

  • Why the stock connect may give yuan a boost   Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 12:08 AM ET
    Why the stock connect may give yuan a boost

    Dariusz Kowalczyk, Senior Economist & Strategist at Credit Agricole, says the HK-Shanghai trade link will fuel a rise in China's capital inflows, underpinning strength in the renminbi.

  • 25 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall   Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 12:45 AM ET
    25 years since the fall of the Berlin Wall

    This November sees the 25-year anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall. David Lea, Western-Europe Analyst at Control Risks, discusses the events and exhibits commemorating the anniversary.

  • OW Bunker at risk of bankruptcy after fraud claims

    Danish fuel ship supplier OW Bunker is warning that it may go bankrupt. Yaw Yan Chong, Director, Oil Research & Forecasts in Asia at Thomson Reuters, discusses the implications.

  • US to see 250-255,000 jobs for October: UOB   Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 12:08 AM ET
    US to see 250-255,000 jobs for October: UOB

    Ahead of October's U.S. nonfarm payrolls report, Alvin Liew, Senior Economist at UOB, outlines his expectations and discusses whether the data will reflect further wage growth.

  • BSE CEO: Modi is delivering changes in India   Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 12:32 AM ET
    BSE CEO: Modi is delivering changes in India

    Ashishkumar Chauhan, MD & CEO at Bombay Stock Exchange, describes the steps taken by the new government to promote a business-friendly environment in India.

  • 'Cautiously optimistic' on Australia jobs: Pro   Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 12:17 AM ET
    'Cautiously optimistic' on Australia jobs: Pro

    Despite slow progress, Australia's job market is stabilizing and will continue to improve over the next few months, says Steve Shepherd, Employment Market Analyst at Randstad.

  • Why the ECB will likely hold fire until 2015   Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 12:08 AM ET
    Why the ECB will likely hold fire until 2015

    Saktiandi Supaat, Head of Global FX Strategy at Maybank, says the European Central Bank is still waiting for the effects of its previous policies to unfold before considering further stimulus.

  • The web's future: Devices coming online   Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 7:00 PM ET
    The web's future: Devices coming online

    Padmasree Warrior, CTO of Cisco Systems, told CNBC she was particularly interested in the Internet of Things (IoT) and the companies at the Web Summit making applications for it.

  • Despite slowdown, Indonesia still impressive: Pro   Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 12:42 AM ET
    Despite slowdown, Indonesia still impressive: Pro

    Despite growth falling to a five-year low, the fact that Indonesia managed a 5 percent GDP amid headwinds in the commodities space is impressive, says Taimur Baig, Chief Economist, Asia at Deutsche Bank.

  • Gold to hit $1000? This expert says maybe   Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 12:34 AM ET
    Gold to hit $1000? This expert says maybe

    Barry Dawes, Head of Resources at Paradigm Securities, explains why gold prices could tumble to $1000 an ounce. He later discusses the outlook for oil.

About Capital Connection

  • Hosted by Sri Jegarajah from the Singapore Exchange, Capital Connection is your GPS for the fast-paced, international, interconnected world of business and finance. It gives you a reading on Asia's markets mid-day, and sets you up for the European trading day. Which trends are emerging in Asia, and how will they affect European markets? We connect the dots for you on Capital Connection.

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    Based in Singapore, Sri is the co-anchor of CNBC's Capital Connection and an experienced business and financial markets correspondent.

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