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  • Finding Value in Emerging Asia     Tuesday, 9 Oct 2012 | 7:50 PM ET

    Paul Gruenwald, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific, ANZ says Indonesia and Philippines have proven relatively resilient against the global uncertainty as they're de-linked from the global supply chain.

  • Korean won notes

    After passing on interest rate cuts in the last two months despite mounting evidence of a deteriorating economy, the Bank of Korea (BoK) will likely move to ease monetary policy when it meets on Thursday, to bolster an economy that’s expected to grow at the slowest pace since 2009.

  • Are Huawei and ZTE a US Security Threat?     Monday, 8 Oct 2012 | 8:20 PM ET

    Ajay Sunder, Senior Director - Telecoms, Asia Pacific, Frost & Sullivan says that the bigger picture behind the Huawei and ZTE case is whether the firms are controlled by the Chinese government.

  • Has Asia Missed the 'Growth Boat'?     Monday, 8 Oct 2012 | 7:20 PM ET

    Frederic Neumann, MD & Co-Head of Asian Economics Research, HSBC says Asia's performance so far this year hasn't been up to expectations. He adds that he's holding out for a better 2013 in the region.

  • E.U. Flags

    The decision by European policymakers to “kick the can down the road” provided American companies more time to better position themselves, Jim Cramer said Monday.

  • India Economic Profile Monday, 8 Oct 2012 | 4:10 PM ET

    A look at key facts and figures about the Mexican economy.

  • India Declares, 'We're Back in Business' Monday, 8 Oct 2012 | 4:03 PM ET

    The government's policy changes, announced in September, were a pleasant surprise for investors who until a few months back nurtured little hope for India's economy.

  • Is India Digging Out of An Economic Quagmire? Monday, 8 Oct 2012 | 4:02 PM ET

    In this guest commentary, R. Rajagopal of Kotak Mahindra (UK) Ltd., argues that if it does not continue to address its pressing economic issues, India stands to lose its BBB- investment grade.

  • Used Car Prices Keep Sliding, but for How Long? Monday, 8 Oct 2012 | 1:50 PM ET

    The latest numbers on wholesale prices the dealers are paying shows not only how far prices have dropped, but also raises the questions of how much further they could slide.

  • Where Do the Wealthiest Expatriates Live? Monday, 8 Oct 2012 | 12:40 AM ET
    Private yachts are berthed outside luxury homes and condominium apartments at Sentosa Cove in Singapore.

    A small island state in Southeast Asia has come out tops in a listing of countries that boast of the richest expatriates.

  • Bert Hofman, Chief Economist, East Asia & Pacific at the World Bank said he expects the Chinese economy to grow 8.1% in 2013, boosted by the mainland's policy easing earlier this year and a rebound in global trade.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Popular Sentiment Buoys China as Growth Slows Monday, 1 Oct 2012 | 7:26 PM ET
    China

    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

  • 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.

  • 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.

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