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  • Watch This Currency If You Want to Trade China Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013 | 12:16 AM ET

    China is the big story - the second biggest economy in the world and on its way to become the biggest (according to one way of measuring it, at least). So it's only natural that foreign exchange traders should want to get in on this Next Big Thing.

  • Will the Yen Find a Floor at 95? Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 10:10 PM ET

    The current 15-week trend is not sustainable. A correction is inevitable with the key level being 95 for the dollar/yen.

  • John Borghetti, CEO of Virgin Australia tells CNBC how the airline's yield performance outperformed competitors despite a high amount of capacity flooding the domestic market.

  • QBE Insurance, Australia's biggest insurer, posted a lower-than-expected 8 percent rise in full-year net profit due to high claims for accidents and adverse U.S. weather.

  • Yum Exec: China Is Still Our Best Market     Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 8:35 PM ET

    Yum Brands Vice Chairman Sam Su told CNBC's Eunice Yoon China remains their best market despite the food scare, and plans to continue to focus on growth there.

  • India to Put Investors Before Voters in Budget Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 6:50 PM ET
    India Finance Minister P Chidambaram

    India's finance minister had a bruising battle with cabinet colleagues in the run-up to the budget he unveils this week, rebuffing demands for pre-election spending and insisting on austerity to shore up investors' faith in India's economy.

  • Bank of Japan Headed for Split Leadership Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 6:12 PM ET
    Bank of Japan headquarters in Tokyo, Japan

    Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is seeking to put at the top of the Bank of Japan two officials with different views on how to beat deflation, which could complicate decision-making in an already split board.

  • A New Cyber Cold War Tests US Ties to China Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 1:18 PM ET

    An omission by the Obama administration last week underscored the U.S.'s heightened sensitivities over how directly to confront China's new leadership over hacking.

  • Wealthy Chinese Shift Their Luxury Buying Overseas Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 11:10 AM ET
    Harrods, London

    Wealthy Chinese are buying more luxury goods — just not at home. Here's where they're spending their money.

  • China Manufacturing Slips, but Don't Worry Yet Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 1:44 AM ET

    The latest measure of growth in China's vast manufacturing sector may have showed a pullback from two-year highs in February, but don't read too much into the data, economists told CNBC, who maintain that the workshop of the world is still expanding and will keeping growing.

  • Bernanke May Limit Oil's Decline With QE 'Defense' Monday, 25 Feb 2013 | 1:27 AM ET
    Ben Bernanke

    Benchmark oil prices are set to weaken further this week though losses may be limited if U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke defends the central bank's stimulus efforts this week at his semi-annual testimony to Congress.

  • US Trade Gap With Asia to Worsen, Unless... Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | 11:42 PM ET

    The symbolism was strong but America's trade results were weak as President Barack Obama visited East Asia right after his reelection last November, a year after his shift to a more comprehensive trans-pacific engagement.

  • Samsung's New Phone Will Debut on Apple's Turf Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | 11:16 PM ET
    An Apple iPad 2 and iPhone 4S smartphone, left, and a Samsung Electronics Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablet computer and Galaxy S III smartphone.

    Samsung said it will launch its new Galaxy S smartphone on March 14 in New York, taking its fight for market supremacy to Apple doorstep.

  • Markets Just Can’t Get Enough of the Abe Trade Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | 11:00 PM ET

    Reports that Japan's government will likely nominate Haruhiko Kurodo, an advocate of aggressive monetary easing, as the next Bank of Japan (BOJ) chief, do not come as a surprise.

  • JAL Chair: 100% Reliance on Boeing 'Abnormal' Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | 10:38 PM ET
    Japan Airlines Corporation (JAL) Chairman, Kazuo Inamori,

    The chairman of Japan Airlines (JAL), which has had to ground its entire fleet of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft after a battery fire, had reservations from the start on relying on one vendor.

  • Weak Yen Adds Pressure on South Korea's New Leader Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | 8:10 PM ET
    Park Geun-hye

    South Korea's new president faces not only a hostile North Korea that seeks nuclear weapons but now new pressure on its exporters and growth prospects from neighboring Japan's yen devaluation.

  • Hong Kong Unveils Another Round of Property Measures Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | 7:48 PM ET
    Residential and commercial property in Hong Kong, China.

    Hong Kong is imposing higher stamp duties and home loan curbs on property transactions, officials said on Friday.

  • iPhone 5

    As BlackBerry launches the first smartphone from its make-or-break BB10 line in India, one of its most loyal markets, the company faces new competition from a formidable rival.

  • Top 10 Universities for Billionaire Alumni Saturday, 23 Feb 2013 | 2:56 PM ET

    Looking for the best return on your college investment? Here's a fun list: The top 10 universities for producing billionaires -- and some of their famous alum.

  • Cars You’ll Never Drive Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 4:37 PM ET

    Some concept cars never became production models, and they're holy grails for certain collectors. Read our list of 10 cars that never made it to the showroom.

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