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  • A look into China's land-grab protests   Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 12:45 AM ET
    A look into China's land-grab protests

    China's real estate boom hasn't had a positive impact on everyone in the country. CNBC's Eunice Yoon speaks to a land protester in the city of Shenzhen.

  • ECB to offer some stability to the euro: Pro   Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 12:34 AM ET
    ECB to offer some stability to the euro: Pro

    David Greene, head of Sales at AFEX, outlines his expectations for Thursday's European Central Bank meeting. He adds that the euro could see some stabilization after being hammered overnight.

  • Catalyst for a US correction? Valuations: Pro   Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 12:14 AM ET
    Catalyst for a US correction? Valuations: Pro

    Sani Hamid, director of Economy & Market Strategy at Financial Alliance, says U.S. stocks may be nearing a "healthy correction" after a recent bull run resulted in "frothy valuations."

  • As Wall Street rises, US traders venture overseas?   Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 12:43 AM ET
    As Wall Street rises, US traders venture overseas?

    While the outlook for Wall Street remains optimistic, more U.S. investors are playing a "central bank trade" by moving into markets like Japan, says Tim Edwards, director of Index Investment Strategy at S&P Dow Jones Indices.

  • Why this expert is surprised by RBI rate cut   Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 12:31 AM ET
    Why this expert is surprised by RBI rate cut

    Nitin Jain, CEO, Retail Capital Markets, Edelweiss, says the fact that the interest rate cut came so soon after the announcement of India's budget caught stock markets by surprise.

  • Australians on death row transferred to Indonesian island

    Tim Lindsey, professor of Asia Law at University of Melbourne, discusses news that two convicted Australian drug smugglers have been transferred from Bali to a prison island off Java, where they await execution.

  • This can propel Australia's growth   Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 12:05 AM ET
    This can propel Australia's growth

    Craig James, chief economist at Comm Sec, says strong growth in Australia's housing sector may be able to offset weakness in the mining industry.

  • RBI surprises with interest rate cut, again   Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 12:01 AM ET
    RBI surprises with interest rate cut, again

    India's central bank unexpectedly lowered its policy repo rate by 25 basis points on Wednesday, marking the second surprise rate cut this year. CNBC TV18's Ekta Batra has more.

  • How to read RBA's policy decision   Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 12:16 AM ET
    How to read RBA's policy decision

    The Reserve Bank of Australia indicates that it could put rates on hold for the time being and will only opt for further rate cuts, if necessary, says Sean Callow, senior currency strategist at Westpac.

  • Here's why this Nasdaq 5000 is different   Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 12:08 AM ET
    Here's why this Nasdaq 5000 is different

    Simon Grose-Hodge, head of Investment Advisory, South Asia at LGT Bank Singapore, says a diversification into non-IT plays makes for a stronger Nasdaq Composite.

  • Rebekah Brooks set for News Corp return   Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 12:51 AM ET
    Rebekah Brooks set for News Corp return

    Nearly four years after Rebekah Brooks left Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation as the phone hacking scandal erupted, she is set for a return to the company. CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports.

  • India's budget avoids big bang reforms: Pro   Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 12:42 AM ET
    India's budget avoids big bang reforms: Pro

    The decision to roll out capital expenditures and shun "big bang reforms" indicates a "middle of the road" annual budget for India, says Parmod Gubbi, director of Institutional Sales at Ambit Capital.

  • With S6, Samsung still faces 'uphill task': IDC   Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 12:34 AM ET
    With S6, Samsung still faces 'uphill task': IDC

    While the S6's curve screen sets it apart from its rivals, "incremental improvements" may not be enough to wrestle market share from Apple's iPhone 6, says Kiranjeet Kaur, senior market analyst at IDC Asia Pacific.

  • Invest in Taiwan, says Allianz Global   Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 12:23 AM ET
    Why Allianz Global likes Taiwan

    Kunal Ghosh, emerging market portfolio manager at Allianz Global Investors, outlines the factors that make Taiwan an attractive market.

  • Tracking the NXP-Freescale merger   Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 12:05 AM ET
    Tracking the NXP-Freescale merger

    Trip Chowdhry, senior analyst & managing director at Global Equities Research, says the merger allows both firms to leverage on individual strengths and take advantage of cost-cutting.

  • Markets cheer 'renewal story' in StanChart: Pro   Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 12:44 AM ET
    Markets cheer 'renewal story' in StanChart: Pro

    Lachlan Colquhoun, head of Markets Analysis at East & Partners, discusses the rally in Standard Chartered shares Friday after news that Bill Winters has been named as the bank's new boss.

  • India to roll out a 'disciplined budget'?   Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 12:17 AM ET
    India to roll out a 'disciplined budget'?

    Jahangir Aziz, head of EM Asia Economic Research at JP Morgan, says the economic realities of India may prompt the government to refrain from big ticket spending.

  • Pay hikes coming soon in Japan: CLSA   Friday, 27 Feb 2015 | 12:02 AM ET
    Pay hikes coming soon in Japan: CLSA

    Chris Richter, deputy Head of Japan Research and Senior Analyst at CLSA, expects Japan Inc to start raising wages soon, with Toyota Motor and other carmakers taking the lead.

  • These factors will lift European stocks   Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 12:41 AM ET
    These factors will life European stocks

    Jeremy Stretch, head of FX Strategy at CIBC, says an improving growth picture and the launch of quantitative easing paint an optimistic scenario for European stock markets.

  • European shares will outperform US: StanChart   Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 12:15 AM ET
    European shares will outperform US: StanChart

    Manpreet Gill, senior investment strategist at Standard Chartered, says European equities will likely outperform their U.S. counterparts due to factors like the ECB's quantitative easing.

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  • Hosted by Sri Jegarajah from the Singapore Exchange and CNBC's London studio, 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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  • Sri Jegarajah

    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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