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Chip firms are seen as a bellwether of the global economy, and shares of the major semiconductor manufacturers such as TSMC, UMC and ASE have fallen around 40 percent from their peaks earlier this year. The companies have been cutting their earnings forecasts as sales have slowed. But one analyst says the markets have already discounted the bleak growth and investors should now buy these stocks.
If the Plug-in Prius charges up the market, the winner could not only be Toyota, but an EV category about to grow bigger.
Great new ideas are only the first link in a chain that includes government and corporate allies in an economy that supports risk.
Banking stocks in Asia have been under selling pressure since the beginning of August on fears that the lenders’ funding positions will be hurt by European debt crisis. But John Wadle, head of regional banks research at Mirae Asset, believes the region’s banks are well positioned to weather the financial volatility.
Douglas McWilliams, Chief Executive of Cebr, explains why China is on track to rival the U.S.' superpower status.
Vassilios Agelidis, Director, Australian Energy Research Institute at University of New South Wales, says Asia's nuclear energy market has a bright future.
We've put together a list of the top 10 richest people in China based on the Hurun Rich List. Find out who are China’s top billionaires and which companies they run.
CNBC's Brian Sullivan has the details on Chipotle's new Asian themed restaurant opening today in Washington, DC.
Premier Wen Jiabao on Wednesday offered to help Europe. But, in an unprecedented move for China, he linked the offer to a potentially onerous demand: that Europe renounce its main legal defense against low-priced Chinese exports. The NYT reports.
Below the surface, there are structural problems that need to be recognized. We carefully assess these trends as we make investment decisions.
When the Reserve Bank of India meets on Friday to take a decision on whether or not to hike interest rates, inflation will be its key focus given the more-than-expected increase in the Wholesale Price Index in August
China is at end of tightening cycle, says Lim Cheng Teck, CEO of Standard Chartered China. He believes that inflation in the mainland has peaked and will moderate from here onwards.
World Bank President Robert Zoellick tells CNBC's Larry Kudlow the world has entered a new economic danger zone.
The Chinese economy can well absorb the rapid growth in its housing industry, according to one investor who disagrees with widely followed hedge fund manager Jim Chanos' position that a bubble is forming there.
China has been driving the global recovery, but what happens when the country closes the ATM, with Jim Chanos, Kynikos Associates president and founder; Daniel J. Arbess, Perella Weinberg Partners; and moderator, CNBC's Melissa Lee.
While there are reasons to be bullish now on emerging markets, future opportunities turn to non-BRIC countries.
As opportunities in the U.S. appear to dim, opportunities in emerging markets gain momentum. Is a bubble in emerging markets inevitable? This panel is moderated by Tom Buerkle, Institutional Investor, and includes Marko Dimitrijevic, Everest Capital founder; Scott Kalb, Korea Investment Corporation CIO; and Martin J. Whitman, Third Avenue Management LLC, chairman and portfolio manager.
Geithner's performance arguably far and away was his best in quite some time, with him sounding more substantive than political and because he spoke as if he was intent on inspiring confidence in the financial markets, something the markets need in a Treasury Secretary.
Weighing in on the why investing in the Chinese consumer is profitable, with Pierre LaGrange, GLG Partners co-founder/partner, who says strong economic growth continues; with Jim Chanos, Kynikos Associates.
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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.