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.
The loosening of India's stringent visa rules is expected to unleash the huge potential of the country's vibrant tourism industry.
With emerging markets slowing and low-cost carriers adding capacity at a rapid pace, the aviation sector risks overcapacity, warns Garuda's CEO.
Emerging markets have been a key source of volatility for markets, raising the question of whether they will become a "euro zone" for investors.
Asian markets staged a rebound on Wednesday following a brutal selloff a day earlier, however, analysts warn the bounce could be short-lived.
While the New Zealand dollar has been touted as the "hottest" trade of 2014, the country's finance minister says he would like to see it weaker.