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  • Infrastructure: Asia's Growth Driver?     Sunday, 7 Oct 2012 | 8:50 PM ET

    Parag Khanna, Director, Hybrid Reality Institute says that the high rates of infrastructure investments in Asia are helping to attract investors. He discusses the pattern of infrastructure investment in the continent.

  • China-Japan Tensions     Sunday, 7 Oct 2012 | 8:35 PM ET

    Rajiv Biswas, Asia-Pacific Chief Economist at IHS Global Insight says that Chinese jobs could be at stake if Japanese firms move their factories elsewhere.

  • Mykolas Rambus, Chief Executive Officer, Wealth-X says that some high-end brands are growing faster in Brazil than in China. He sheds more light on this.

  • Asia May Drag Down Global Growth: Pro     Sunday, 7 Oct 2012 | 7:20 PM ET

    Laura Fitzsimmons, VP, Futures & Options, JPMorgan Investment Bank says concerns about production data in some Asian countries could be a real issue that may hamper the global growth lift expected at year's end.

  • Emerging Markets Are More Than Just the BRICs Sunday, 7 Oct 2012 | 4:37 AM ET
    BRIC

    There's a growing backlash against the BRIC countries — an acronym created by Jim O'Neill of Goldman Sachs for Brazil, Russia, India and China, as the four biggest emerging markets have underperformed their peers.

  • Paul: The China Debate We Must Have Friday, 5 Oct 2012 | 11:07 AM ET
    Two workers ride bicycles to deliver fast food in Beijing on April 12, 2012. A new World Bank report projects GDP growth in China will be 8.2 percent in 2012 and 8.6 percent in 2013. The China Quarterly Update, released April 12, says that the prospects for a gradual adjustment of growth remain high.

    The campaign attacks on China only scratch the surface of a far greater concern: our economy isn’t creating enough good-paying jobs, and the imbalance we have with China is growing, not shrinking.

  • Global Markets Update     Friday, 5 Oct 2012 | 6:10 AM ET

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including

  • Japan’s New Tech Generation Thursday, 4 Oct 2012 | 12:36 AM ET
    Woman talking on a phone working on a laptop.

    Every Wednesday, a bar in central Tokyo hosts an unusual speed-dating event. There are drinks and plenty of coy looks. But the young people at the bar aren’t here for romance. The NYT reports.

  • Roger Bootle, Director at Capital Economics thinks Asia will suffer from the effects of the euro zone recession. He adds that the U.S. economic recovery, which should continue, is unlikely to offset the euro's effects.

  • CNBC's Karen Tso reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including a look at the major European indexes.

  • Global Markets Update: Spanish Bailout Eyed     Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 6:11 AM ET

    CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including euro zone data showing a rise in factory price inflation.

  • Asia's M&A Obsession     Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 8:35 PM ET

    Mark Johnson, Managing Partner, Asia at Herbert Smith Freehills gives his outlook on M&A activity by Asian firms globally. He thinks Chinese firms have become more savvy in choosing what kind of deals they want to pursue.

  • U.S. September Auto Sales Should Hold Up     Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 8:20 PM ET

    Lincoln Merrihew, Managing Director, Transportation Complete, Inc says that the U.S. car market has improved and that it deserves a "B-grade" rating for now.

  • Popular Sentiment Buoys China as Growth Slows Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 7:26 PM ET
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    China is grinding towards its slowest growth in a decade, corporate profits are in free fall and the stock market is in the dumps. But take a random sample of its people, from white-collar workers to migrant laborers, and a large number will express satisfaction with the current state of the economy. The FT reports

  • CNBC's Ross Westgate reports on all the market moving events from Europe, including whether Moody's will downgrade the country's credit rating to junk status.

  • Fed Watchers Join QE Debate With Scathing Words Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 12:53 AM ET
    The Federal Reserve headquarters in Washington, DC.

    As debate rages about whether the Federal Reserve’s aggressive asset-buying policy will revive a frail economy, some prominent central bank watchers have made it clear just where they stand on the subject.

  • Airlines' Jet Fuel Burden     Sunday, 30 Sep 2012 | 8:45 PM ET

    Timothy Ross, Head of Asia Pacific Transport Research, Credit Suisse says that soaring energy prices is a core issue and is the reason for his underweight call on the sector

  • Global Regulators Follow UK’s Libor Lead Saturday, 29 Sep 2012 | 1:00 AM ET
    London Eye Big Ben Dusk

    The UK’s plan to reform the world’s most important lending rate will guide a global drive towards more transparent and reliable pricing for everything from home mortgages and gold to heating oil, regulators said on Friday. The FT reports.

  • A lone Chinese investor talks on the phone as he monitors his stock prices at a security firm in Hefei, east China's Anhui province.

    Asian equity markets, which have had a stellar rally this year with gains of more than 10 percent in much of the region, are now starting to lose their shine as the outlook for regional exports deteriorates, analysts told CNBC.

  • Asia's Priciest Drink? A $26,000 Cocktail in Singapore Thursday, 27 Sep 2012 | 9:43 PM ET

    Do you ever lie awake at night, unsettled by fears that the Western world is collapsing, all while Asia's elites grow increasingly rich and hold decadent parties that you'll never be invited to?

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