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Jaspal Bindra, Group Executive Director and CEO, Asia of Standard Chartered Bank, says he sees growth in Asia far outpace growth in the West and his bank will continue to focus on Asia and emerging markets.
The price of gold could almost double as central banks' reserves are depleted, according to the chairman of a gold industry association.
Sani Hamid, Director, Wealth Management, Economy & Market Strategy at Financial Alliance, expects more currency intervention across Asia.
Jaideep Panwar, Responsible Investment Analyst at Responsible Research, lists the major challenges in consumers adopting electric cars.
Gary James, Asia Pacific Regional Managing Director at Michael Page International says Chinese companies will be looking to increase their hiring by 60%.
"The issue for the U.S. bond market is more about how does it look compared with anything else that is vaguely un-liquid and the overall economy," says Jim O'Neill, Goldman Sachs Asset Management chairman, who sheds light on whether China has reached its maximum growth rate.
Jim Antos, Bank Analyst at Mizuho Securities Asia, expects StanChart to continue posting superior financial performance and benefit from the Asian growth story.
Indonesia’s steady economic growth has lifted millions of people from poverty into the middle classes. But, rather than feel secure, many remain financially vulnerable and have become increasingly disillusioned with a government seen as unable to provide basic public services across the vast island nation of 240m people. The FT reports.
Emil Wolter, Head of Regional Strategy, Asian Equities at RBS, says that Asia is doing relatively better and is outperfoming the rest of the world's economies.
Analysts are predicting that Japan will intervene to slow down the yen as early as this week.
Discussing the headwinds facing China and whether investors should stay away, with David Mann, Standard Chartered head of Research Americas.
German retail group Metro saw sales grow only marginally in the second quarter, led by its emerging markets business, as weak consumer spending in Western Europe weighed on its results.
Peter Wong, Asia Pacific CEO of HSBC speaks about his growth strategy for the Asia Pacific region.
In the issue, Consumer Reports pulls no punches on the Civic saying, "Stopping distances are long, the ride is choppy, road noise is pronounced, and the interior feels cheap."
While Europeans and Americans traveling abroad still face steep roaming charges, travelers from mainland China can call home for as little as it costs to make a local call in that market. The NYT reports.
Peter Lai, Director at DBS Vickers Securities says the yuan will benefit from the U.S. debt talks.
With the deal reached Sunday night, the United States has a good chance of escaping the debt limit showdown with its credit rating intact. But as the NYT reports, America's government may not be so lucky with its reputation.
After days of growing public fury over last month’s high-speed train crash and the government’s reaction, Chinese authorities have enacted a virtual news blackout on the disaster except for positive stories or information officially released by the government. The NYT reports.
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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.