Japan's Okinawa looks and feels almost like a different country. A growing number of islanders say it should be just that.
China's vow to increase tax scrutiny of foreign companies has sent firms rushing to tax advisers ahead of the implementation of new rules.
Speculation is high that the RBA will be the next central bank to ease monetary policy at its meeting this week.
Thailand shares have outperformed most of Asia since the start of 2015, but analysts are divided on whether the market remains attractive.
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Greg Smith, Group CEO of Global Commodities, discusses the short-covering rally in oil prices last week following data that showed a decline in U.S. oil drilling rigs.
David Greene, Senior Currency Strategist at AFEX, says the currency market appears set to look beyond lagging indicators, with a stronger U.S. dollar story intact for the next 12-18 months.
Rene Nourse, Founder of Urban Wealth Management, discusses the "Super Bowl Theory", which says that if a team from the National Football Conference (NFC) wins, the U.S. markets will be in for a positive year.