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Looking for a McDonald's in Australia this month? You may bump into a "Macca's" instead. The international fast food giant will temporarily change signs to "Macca's," the affectionate Australian nickname for the chain, in celebration of Australia Day.
Japan's new government has vowed to revive the economy and expectations for aggressive monetary easing are running high. This sets the scene for the yen, which has fallen sharply and quickly in recent weeks, to weaken to the 100-mark versus the dollar, possibly this year, some analysts say.
A government-backed investment fund is one of several waiting in the wings for a chance to support – and profit from – China's fast-growing performing arts and film companies. Caixin Online reports.
Ajay Kapur, Head of Equity Strategy, Asia, Deutsche Bank explains why he dislikes tech sectors in Korea and Taiwan. He says since they manufacture in China, they do not have much margin power.
Ajay Kapur, Head of Equity Strategy, Asia, Deutsche Bank says expects the MSCI China to have an upside of 15% and 10% EPS growth.
Ajay Kapur, Head of Equity Strategy, Asia, Deutsche Bank sees the beginning of a trend of retail investors coming back into equities, especially Asian markets.
Samsung Electronics said it likely earned a quarterly profit of $8.3 billion, as it sold close to 500 handsets every minute.
Ajay Kapur, Head of Equity Strategy, Asia, Deutsche Bank thinks 2013 will be a good year for equities. He expects 10-15% upside for Asian markets and 10% growth in EPS.
KFC parent Yum Brands on Monday warned that sales in its key China division shrank more than expected in the fourth quarter, and it reiterated an earnings forecast that was below what Wall Street expected.
Richard Jerram, Chief Economist, Bank of Singapore says that even though the threat of an oil supply disruption has been looming for a while, it still remains a key risk this year.
David Gordon, Head of Research, Eurasia Group discuss the top political and market risks for the year.
Matt Rubin, CIO, Neuberger Berman Trust advises investors to look at individual companies with attractive valuations and emerging market exposure to weather any economic "storms".
CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, as bank stocks pushed higher after regulators eased key elements in the Basel III reform package.
The dollar fell against the yen on Monday on profit-taking after its swift rise to a 2-1/2 year high last week -- a rally driven by expectations of aggressive monetary easing by the Bank of Japan.
Japan's new government will set up schemes worth nearly $5 billion to boost businesses, including helping them buy foreign companies, according to a draft economic stimulus package seen by Reuters on Monday that could be approved later this week.
Nintendo year-end sales of its Wii U games console were steady, though not as strong as when its Wii predecessor was first launched, the Japanese game maker's top executive told Reuters on Monday.
Egypt's crisis-stricken economy may get a fresh infusion of confidence with a senior International Monetary Fund (IMF) official due in Cairo on Monday to resume discussions about a much-needed $4.8 billion loan.
A turnaround in China's bank earnings seen in the second half of last year is likely to continue into 2013 as the economy improves further, prompting analysts to turn bullish on the sector.
Goldman Sachs may have been significantly off the mark on its call for a bumper rally in Chinese equities in 2012, but this year, the U.S. investment bank is confident that its upbeat outlook for the market will materialize.
2013 could prove to be the year that Japan steps up its military role in Asia. A simmering territorial spat with China and Japan's assertive new Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will see to that, analysts tell CNBC.
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David Frigstad, Chairman of Frost & Sullivan, says Japanese firms are "aggressively" pursuing changes in their corporate culture after missing out on previous global opportunities.
Jeffrey Halley, Senior Manager at Saxo Capital Markets, describes the factors impacting the rupee in Thursday trade.
Richard Gelfond, CEO of IMAX, explains why the firm is still seeing "great appetite" for its theater in the mainland.