David Lennox, Resources Analyst at Fat Prophets, analyzes the woes from China that have contributed to copper's decline to four-year lows on Wednesday.» Read More
Hamish Pepper, Forex Strategist, Asia Pacific at Barclays Capital outlines the important of fiscal reform, stating he expects the BOJ to ease policy in the first half of 2013.
Scott Maddock, Senior Analyst, Macquarie Private Portfolio Management says the potential for the Australian election result to remove political uncertainty is a key factor for market confidence.
Microsoft's deal to buy Nokia's mobile phone business may be about one man—Stephen Elop—and whether he's being groomed to take over the top job.
Japan's government has agreed to spend nearly half a billion dollars to contain a radioactive leak at the Fukushima Daiichi power plant, in an attempt to avert what industry watchers have described as a looming nuclear crisis.
Glenn Rosewall, Executive Chairman at BBY says the Reserve Bank of Australia will wait until a new government has been in power for 100 days before making another rate change. This means consumers could get an early Christmas present from the RBA.
Lachlan Colquhoun, Head of Market's Analysis at East & Partners says Australian importing and exporting businesses have taken a bearish view of the Australian dollar, forecasting it to fall to 87c by June 2014.
Former Australian Liberal Party leader John Hewson said Australia had squandered the resources boom by not reforming the tax system.
Shrikant Bhat, Head of Wealth Management at Citibank Singapore says that while exports are benefiting from yen weakness, structural reforms are needed for a real improvement in economic data.
Jesper Koll, Managing Director & Head of Japanese Equity Research at JPMorgan Securities Japan thinks a potential cut in corporate taxes would deploy more cash to wages and boost "Abenomics" overall.
Peter Elston, Head of Asia Pacific Strategy & Asset Allocation at Aberdeen Asset Management discusses the nation's budget deficit and the latest Australian Treasury forecasts.
By refraining from adding further to its unprecedented monetary stimulus, the Bank of Japan (BOJ) has signaled increasing confidence in the nation's economic recovery, analysts told CNBC.
John Vail, Chief Global Strategist, Investment Strategy Group at Nikko Asset Management, expects the economy to be well supported by consumption leading up to the sales tax hike.
Sony has rejected Dan Loeb's call to spin off its entertainment business, the company said on Tuesday.
King Lip, CIO at Baker Avenue Asset Management thinks Sony's decision to retain control of its entertainment business is not final. He also explains why investors should buy into the stock.
Karl Simich, CEO and Managing Director of Sandfire Resources explains why greater productivity and cost reduction is possible even in an environment of falling metal prices.
George Jones, Chairman of Sundance Resources explains why the firm isn't avoiding Chinese firms even after its deal with Hanlong Group fell apart earlier this year.
Anderson Chow, Regional Head of Infrastructure Research, Asia Pacific, HSBC says Beijing is committed to improving rail asset returns in order to broaden funding sources.
Austan Goolsbee, Former Chief Economic Advisor to President Obama discusses issues plaguing the U.S economy such as Obama's corporate reform proposal.
Sheriden Hure, Portfolio Manager at Aurora Funds discusses the latest budget update and explains how economic growth will impact the upcoming earnings season.
A decision by Southeast Asia's biggest bank to quit a year-long pursuit of Indonesia's Bank Danamon could deter other foreign banks from the banking sector.