Thailand's turbulent politics has shaken investor confidence, but the uncertainty won't derail the economy or the market, the Stock Exchange of Thailand's CFO said.
Political turmoil has cast a shadow over Turkey, but Japanese conglomerate Mitsubishi told CNBC the country remains attractive to them.
Samsung Electronics is spending more to build its new flagship Galaxy S5 than the previous model despite a slowdown in the high-end smartphone market.
China's economy grew 7.4 percent in the first quarter of this year, data on Wednesday showed. That was just above analyst expectations for a rise of 7.3 percent.
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John Sculley, former Apple CEO and Managing Partner at Inflexionpoint, discusses his company's acquisitions in Singapore and India.
Will Oswald, Global Head of FICC Research at Standard Chartered, says Beijing has the tools to guide its economy to a soft landing and expects a triple-R cut in the second-quarter.
Jesper Bargmann, Head of Trading Markets for Singapore at Nordea, says a rise in U.S. interest rates could take the currency pair higher.