Mark O'Byrne, Executive and Research Director at GoldCore, says waning support for the Swiss referendum could be a headwind for gold prices in the short run.» Read More
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe dissolved the lower house of parliament, but has yet to set a date for the elections. CNBC's Kaori Enjoji has more.
Tom Rogers, Senior Economic Adviser to the EY Euro zone Forecast, says markets can expect improvements in the preliminary reading of euro zone's factory activity on Thursday.
Mark Hibbs, Partner & CIO at Adamas Asset Management, says a weaker yen will give Japan's policymakers time to push through reforms, but warns of risks in slow wage growth.
After a raft of soft data, Kevin Lau, Senior Economist at Standard Chartered, says Beijing needs to step up stimulus with "traditional measures" like cutting its policy deposit rate.
Ahead of AirAsia's third quarter earnings due late Wednesday, Mohshin Aziz, Aviation Analyst at Maybank, says recent cheap fuel prices could lift the carrier's net profit by 15 percent.
Jason Feer, Head of Business Intelligence at Poten & Partners, discusses the significance of the Keystone XL pipeline following the rejection of the bill by the U.S. Senate on Tuesday.
Junko Nishioka, Chief Japan Economist at RBS, says a delayed sales tax hike will boost GDP by 0.5 percent in the near term, but warns of negative market implications in the long run.
Adrian Gore, Founder & CEO at Discovery, discusses the South African health insurer's move to purchase the remaining 25 percent stake in Prudential Health it does not already hold.
Steven Saywell, Global Head of FX Strategy at BNP Paribas, explains why the dollar-yen could see a period of two-way price action in the near term.
Nicole Wong, Regional Head of Property Research at CLSA, says China's real estate market is turning around as Beijing's supportive policies kick in.
Hong Kong has started to clear part of a protest site that has been occupied by protesters for nearly two months. CNBC's Bernard Lo reports.
Mikio Kumada, Executive Director and Global Strategist at LGT Capital Partners, explains why the country's recent weak GDP is part of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's political agenda.
Wendy Liu, Head of China Equity Research at Nomura and Eddie Tam, CEO & CIO at Central Asset Investments, discuss the uneven trade volumes following the launch of the Shanghai-HK trade link.
Luca Silipo, Chief Economist at Natixis, explains why Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's policies won't be the remedy to Japan's economic woes.
During an address to the federal parliament, Chinese president Xi Jinping lauded Australia for hosting a successful G-20 and reaffirms the flourishing ties between the countries.
Asian bourses finished mixed on the last trading day of the week.
Mohit Arora, Executive Director at J.D. Power and Associates, explains why Tata Motors is struggling in its domestic market and outlines a possible growth strategy for the Indian company.
Ahead of U.S. retail sales for October due late Friday, Andrew Keene, Founder & CEO at Keene on the Market, explains why he expects figures to be "pretty strong."
Asian markets traded mixed on Thursday, with Tokyo continuing to outperform on speculations of a delayed sales tax hike and snap elections.
Shen Jian Guang, Greater China Chief Economist at Mizuho Securities Asia, discusses the raft of economic indicators released late Thursday and outlines the PBoC's next step.
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