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  • Why gold won't be rallying anytime soon     Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 12:41 AM ET

    Dominic Schnider, Head Commodities & APAC Forex at UBS Wealth Management, outlines factors that will weigh on gold prices in the coming months.

  • RBNZ surprises with currency comments     Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 12:16 AM ET

    Robert Rennie, Global Head of FX Strategy at Westpac Bank, says the Reserve Bank of New Zealand is trying to "re-connect" its currency with the country's key commodity exports.

  • China will likely see 7.5% growth in Q3: Mizuho     Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 12:05 AM ET

    Shen Jian Guang, Greater China Chief Economist at Mizuho, says China will likely hit its growth target with stronger stimulus fueling economic activity in the second half of 2014.

  • Is Indonesia on the brink of political unrest?     Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 12:44 AM ET

    Adrian Vickers, Asian Studies Program Director at University of Sydney, discusses the threat from Prabowo's decision to challenge election results in the Constitutional Court.

  • Euro may drop to $1.33 on geopolitics: Pro     Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 12:14 AM ET

    Greg Matwejev, Director, FX Hedge Fund Sales and Trading at Newedge, advises investors to sell the euro now as it will likely remain a casualty from geopolitical tensions.

  • Thailand kicks off 'happiness fair'     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 12:43 AM ET

    Thitinan Pongsudhirak, Director of the Institute of Security and International Studies, Chulalongkorn University, says the "happiness fair" is an effort from the junta party to promote reconciliation.

  • TCS: 'We want to build deep relations in Japan'     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 12:15 AM ET

    N Chandrasekaran, CEO & MD of Tata Consultancy Services, explains why a focus on the Japanese market is the "right strategy" for the Indian IT firm.

  • 'The tide is against Prabowo': Professor     Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 12:05 AM ET

    With his coalition already falling apart, it is unlikely that Prabowo can reverse what seems to be an election defeat, says Tim Lindsey, Professor of Asia Law from University of Melbourne.

  • Why a ceasefire in Gaza is unlikely     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 12:42 AM ET

    Coline Schep, Middle East Analyst at Control Risks, says both Israel and Hamas have put out extensive demands that are hard to fulfill, thus complicating the possibility of reaching a truce.

  • Hold your horses on the US dollar: Maybank     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 12:17 AM ET

    Sakttiandi Supaat, Head of Global FX Strategy at Maybank, says a sustained U.S. dollar rally will only occur next year.

  • Can more sanctions get Putin to back down?     Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 12:05 AM ET

    Ben Goldsmith, Associate Professor in the Department of Government and International Relations, University of Sydney, says more European involvement is needed to increase the effect of sanctions on Russia.

  • Speaking to CNBC at the B20 meeting in Sydney, Joe Hockey , Treasurer of Australia, says it's important for the G-20 economies to stay engaged with the business community.

  • Microsoft's Nadella is on a mission: Analyst     Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 12:47 AM ET

    Clement Teo, Senior Analyst at Forrester, says the layoff is part of Chief Executive Satya Nadella's plans to remake Microsoft and its culture.

  • MH17 black box may not have vital clues: Pro     Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 12:40 AM ET

    Billie Vincent, President & CEO at the Aerospace Services International, explains why the black box may not have all the answers to the disaster of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17.

  • What needs to be done to meet G-20's target     Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 12:43 AM ET

    To meet the G-20's global growth target, implementation of trade facilitation will need to be accelerated, says Harold McGraw, Chairman of the International Chamber of Commerce.

  • Philippines official: We are disaster ready     Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 12:35 AM ET

    Romina Marasigan, Public Affairs Chief and Spokesperson at the Philippines Office of Civil Defense, discusses the government's response to Typhoon Rammasun.

  • Is gold seeing its 'last hurrah'?     Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 12:17 AM ET

    Daniel Hynes, Senior Commodity Strategist at ANZ, explains why the precious metal's recent rebound above the $1,300 mark may be its "last hurrah" in the near term.

  • Why is Rio Tinto raising iron ore output?     Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 12:32 AM ET

    David Lennox, Resources Analyst at Fat Prophets, says the move to lift production is part of Rio Tinto's future plans to meet market potential in 2020.

  • China still needs bolder easing measures: Moody's     Wednesday, 16 Jul 2014 | 12:04 AM ET

    Alaistair Chan, Economist at Moody's Analytics, says issues like overcapacity and deflationary pressures will compel Beijing to unleash more stimulus measures in the months ahead.

  • Keagan York, Head of FX Strategy, Compass Global Markets, expects investors to continue buying into the Aussie dollar which may strengthen to $0.95 to $0.97 against the U.S. dollar next year.

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  • Hosted by Sri Jegarajah from the Singapore Exchange and Carolin Roth in 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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  • Based in Singapore, Sri is the co-anchor of CNBC's Capital Connection and an experienced business and financial markets correspondent.

  • Carolin Roth is based in London and is an anchor for "Capital Connection".

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