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  • Is New BOJ Governor About to Deliver Bold Action? Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 9:19 PM ET
    Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda

    Haruhiko Kuroda, the new Bank of Japan Governor, holds his first press conference on Thursday, with media reports suggesting he will use the opportunity to unveil a major departure in monetary policy.

  • Jack Lew's Lunch Tab Wins Praise in China     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 8:43 PM ET
    Jacob Lew

    U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew's $4 dumpling lunch in Beijing has won him praise among twitterati.

  • US Trade Rep: How Asia Can Enter TPP Deal     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 6:35 PM ET

    Demetrios Marantis, acting US Trade representative tells CNBC in an exclusive interview what China must do in order to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership between the U.S. and Europe.

  • North Korea Eyed After South Korea Hack Attack Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 6:53 AM ET

    Computer networks at major South Korean banks and top TV broadcasters crashed Wednesday, prompting speculation of a cyberattack by North Korea.

  • Global Markets: European Shares Bounce Back     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 6:13 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports major indexes moved into positive territory as investors watch to see if Russia will strike a deal with struggling Cyprus.

  • Time to Overweight India? Here's Why Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 4:54 AM ET

    The Indian stock market has been one of the biggest laggards this year, but some strategists are betting on a change in fortunes for the country's stocks.

  • CCTV Script 20/03/13 Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 4:20 AM ET

    This is the script of CNBC's news report for China's CCTV on March 20, Wednesday.

  • Growth in China Will Pick Up     Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013 | 1:08 AM ET

    Rob Aspin, Head of Equity Investment Strategy, Standard Chartered Bank Wealth Management Group is forecasting more than 8% growth in China for 2013.

  • Warning! China Stocks May See Double-Digit Drop Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 11:46 PM ET

    Chinese stocks are headed for a correction of up to 15 percent in the next two months, one technical analyst says.

  • North Koreans Evade Sanctions in Lavish Purchases Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 10:29 PM ET

    North Koreans appear to be having little trouble taking home the latest cameras, flat-screen TVs and other items from China despite U.N. sanctions.

  • There's Still Value In Indian Markets: Pro     Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 8:20 PM ET

    Sanjiv Duggal of HSBC Asset Management, & Adrian Mowat of JPMorgan Securities (Asia Pacific) are bullish on Indian markets even as the nation faces a ballooning fiscal deficit.

  • Global Markets: European Shares Move Lower     Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 6:11 AM ET

    CNBC's Kelly Evans reports on the top market stories from Europe, as investors await the outcome of a critical vote in Cyprus to tax bank deposits.

  • Singapore’s Lessons for an Unequal America Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 3:25 AM ET

    Economist Joseph Stiglitz says global economies can learn from Singapore's model of social equity. The New York Times reports.

  • Power Still Out at Japan's Fukushima Nuclear Plant Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 3:04 AM ET

    Four fuel storage pools at the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant have been without fresh cooling water for more than 15 hours due to a power outage.

  • CCTV Script 19/03/13 Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 2:59 AM ET

    This is the script of CNBC's news report for China's CCTV on March 19, Tuesday.

  • India Cuts Rates, Experts Say So What? Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 2:48 AM ET
    Indian Rupees

    The Reserve Bank of India lowered its key policy rate for the second time this year on Tuesday, but will the central bank's latest move succeed in helping revive growth in Asia's third largest economy?

  • RBI Cuts Rate by 25 Bps     Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 1:30 AM ET

    PK Basu, MD & Head of Asia Research & Economics at Maybank Kim Eng thinks India's current account will improve in the current quarter and there is room for further rate cuts. Richard Martin, Managing Director at IMA Asia joins in the conversation as the RBI decision breaks.

  • Southeast Asian Markets Stand Out     Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 | 1:08 AM ET

    Richard Martin, Managing Director at IMA Asia makes a case for investing in Southeast Asian markets.

  • Hungover European Sales Affecting Diageo: CEO     Monday, 18 Mar 2013 | 10:35 PM ET

    CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar caught up with Paul Walsh, CEO of Diageo, and asked about how European sales are affecting the world's biggest distiller.

  • Michael Raska, of Nanyang Technological University evaluates what Singapore's plan to buy F-35 Fighter Jets means for the local economy.

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