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Indonesia's newly appointed Minster for Creative Economy tells CNBC she hopes the sector will contribute 11% to Indonesia’s GDP in 10 years time.
The credit ratings downgrade by Standard and Poor's of nine euro zone countries, will likely lead to changes to the European Financial Stability Facility (EFSF), the Chairman of the sovereign debt committee at Standard and Poor's told CNBC on Monday.
Joseph Cheng, Professor of Political Science, City University Of Hong Kong talks about the outcome of the elections in Taiwan, and says that the public is mostly in favor of the new leader.
Martin Lakos, Division Director of Macquarie Private Wealth discusses the reaction to S&P downgrading 9 members of the EU in Asia.
If you thought BMW was going to slow down now that it’s the #1 luxury brand in the US, think again.
The Nikkei's Yukako Ono provides an overview of the trading day in Japan.
The Fed has played a very important role in stabilizing our economy and financial systems, and it continues to do so today. However, the economy and markets will only return to a healthy state when investors shift focus from anticipating government’s next move to anticipating organic improvement in corporate earnings.
International Living just released its Retirement Index for 2012, which determines foreign destinations offering retirees a high standard of living at a low price. CNBC.com highlights 10 of them.
Erwin Sanft, Executive Director, Deputy Head of Asian Equities Research, BNP Paribas Securities (Asia) says that his top pick for this year is China, as he believes Asia will be the "engine of growth" for the world economy, both for this year and next.
Andrew Sullivan, Principal Sales Trader, Piper Jaffray Asia Securities says it's unlikely that there will be any major policy changes in the run-up to Chinese New Year.
Walk around the Detroit Auto Show and one thing stands out: America's automakers are coming on strong when it comes to cars. Gone are the days when Detroit's cars lagged the sedans you saw from overseas.
A look at some startling statistics showing the difference between South Korea and North Korea, including GDP per capita and life expectancy, with Geoffrey Dennis, Citi global emerging markets equity strategist.
Discussing whether Toyota can regain sales momentum in 2012 following a tumultuous year in 2011 when the tsnuami in Japan offset production, with Jim Lentz, Toyota U.S.A. president, and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
There hasn't been this type of energy at the Detroit Auto Show in years. To quote Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne, "It's a different world. It's like a throwback to the 90's. This is the kind of atmosphere we used to have at the Detroit Auto Show when things were going well."
Insight on the automaker's peak sales mark and plans to open a plant in Brazil this year, with John Krafcik, Hyundai Motor America CEO, and CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Oil prices could spiral out of control and potentially herald deeper economic hardship for Europe if the European Union joins the US in banning Iranian oil imports, analysts warned on Friday.
A stamp designed to mark China's upcoming Year of the Dragon is drawing unusual criticism for its fang-bearing monster.
December auto sales told us the American car buyer is not only finding their way back into the showroom, but what they are (or not) buying.
The risks to global growth are increasing, which may prompt the International Monetary Fund to forecast a recession for Europe this year, according to Zhu Min, deputy managing director of the IMF.
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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.