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.
A building modeled after the Sandcrawler in the Star Wars movies has been unveiled in Singapore to house the regional headquarters of Lucasfilm.
The ultra-wealthy are becoming a major force in the world of real estate, acting as a critical source of capital for big-ticket deals.
China Investment Corp. (CIC), China's sovereign wealth fund, is shifting its focus away from the energy sector towards investments in infrastructure.