Ansuya Harjani joined CNBC's web and digital team in 2010, where she writes investment and feature articles with a focus on Asian economies. Prior to joining CNBC, she was a producer for the BBC's "Asia Business Report." Harjani holds a bachelor's degree in international relations from the University of Virginia.
As South Korea's tourism industry reels from the recent outbreak of MERS, the government is pulling out the stops to lure visitors back into country.
After stampeding into Indian equities in 2014, investors are retreating, with the country's stock market emerging as one of the worst performers in Asia.
Guotai Junan Securities shares soared 44% in their debut on Friday after the company raised $4.85 billion in the country's biggest IPO in five years.