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  • Asian Markets Close Mixed, Strong Yen Sinks Japan Wednesday, 7 Nov 2007 | 6:02 AM ET
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  • Asian Markets Close Mixed, Japan Slips Tuesday, 6 Nov 2007 | 5:17 AM ET
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    Asian Markets closed mixed, with Japan ending weaker after spending most the session in positive territory. South Korea and Australia though finished stronger with Seoul gaining almost 2 percent.

  • Asian Markets Close Down on Credit Worries Monday, 5 Nov 2007 | 4:22 AM ET
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    Asian stocks closed sharply lower Monday, pulled down by the financial sector, with fears that the credit crisis is still in full swing returning.

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    In a web-only video clip, CNBC's Becky Quick tells Managing Editor Tyler Mathisen what she learned during her whirlwind tour of Asia last week with Warren Buffett, including one of his daily habits that helps make him a great investor.

  • Credit Woes Hit Asian Markets, Japan Sheds 2% Friday, 2 Nov 2007 | 8:02 AM ET
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    Markets in Asia closed weaker Friday, with financial stocks declining around the region on credit concerns after brokerages downgraded U.S. banking giants Citigroup and Bank of America.

  • Asian Markets Close Mixed, Retreat from Earlier Rally Thursday, 1 Nov 2007 | 6:41 AM ET
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    Asian markets retreated in late afternoon trading, closing mixed after rallying earlier in the session following the Federal Reserve's interest rate cut.

  • Asian Markets End Mostly Higher Ahead of Fed Decision Wednesday, 31 Oct 2007 | 6:11 AM ET
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    Asian markets finished mostly higher with South Korea closing at a new record and Japan edging higher right at the end of the trading session. But most investors stayed on the sidelines ahead of the Federal Reserve's decision on U.S. interest rates, due well after regional market's close. 

  • Asian Markets End Mixed Ahead of Fed Meeting Tuesday, 30 Oct 2007 | 6:32 AM ET
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    Asian markets closed mostly lower Tuesday, with Japan, South Korea and Australia ending down as investors held back ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve policy-setting meeting that is expected to cut interest rates.

  • Why Warren Buffett Made the Long Trip to Asia Monday, 29 Oct 2007 | 2:20 PM ET
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    CNBC's Becky Quick traveled exclusively with Warren Buffett on a whirlwind tour of China and South Korea.  In this report, she explains what lured Buffett away from home base in Omaha to make the big trip. That's followed by an interview with Buffett-watcher Whitney Tilson, to examine how to think and invest like Warren Buffett.

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    CNBC's Becky Quick traveled exclusively with Warren Buffett on a whirlwind tour of China and South Korea.  All this morning on Squawk Box, she is reporting in-depth on the trip and what it tells us about Buffett's investment philosophy.  In this excerpt from an interview with Buffett while he and Becky were flying to China, he talks about the prospects for his investment in that country and why the Chinese people should be petitioning to get one particular Berkshire Hathaway product.

  • Cheeseburgers in China Monday, 29 Oct 2007 | 2:19 PM ET
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    CNBC's Becky Quick traveled exclusively with Warren Buffett on a whirlwind tour of China and South Korea.  All this morning on Squawk Box, she is reporting in-depth on the trip and what it tells us about Buffett's investment philosophy.  In this report, Becky shows us the warm, and sometimes wild, reception Buffett received in China and we see how he handled the local cuisine.

  • Is China's Stock Market a "Bubble?" Monday, 29 Oct 2007 | 2:18 PM ET
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    CNBC's Becky Quick traveled exclusively with Warren Buffett on a whirlwind tour of China and South Korea.  All this morning on Squawk Box, she is reporting in-depth on the trip and what it tells us about Buffett's investment philosophy.  In this excerpt of a sit-down interview in China with Becky, Buffett talks about whether China's stock market is in a "bubble" and whether free trade is helping or hurting the United States.

  • What's in Warren Buffett's Wallet? Monday, 29 Oct 2007 | 2:18 PM ET
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    CNBC's Becky Quick traveled exclusively with Warren Buffett on a whirlwind tour of China and South Korea.  All this morning on Squawk Box, she is reporting in-depth on the trip and what it tells us about Buffett's investment philosophy.  In this video clip, Buffett shows us what's in his wallet, including a special card entitling him to some fine dining in Omaha.

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    CNBC's Becky Quick traveled exclusively with Warren Buffett on a whirlwind tour of China and South Korea.  All this morning on Squawk Box, she is reporting in-depth on the trip and what it tells us about Buffett's investment philosophy.  In this report, Becky shows us the highlights from Buffett's news conferences during his Asian trip.  In this report, Becky shows us the highlights from Buffett's news conferences during his Asian trip. Among the topics: the benefits of value investing, repackaging toads in hopes of turning them into princes, Google's prospects, and the possibility of investing in North Korea.

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    CNBC's Becky Quick traveled exclusively with Warren Buffett on a whirlwind tour of China and South Korea.  All this morning on Squawk Box, she is reporting in-depth on the trip and what it tells us about Buffett's investment philosophy.  In this excerpt from an interview with Buffett on the return flight to the United States, he talks about the probability of a near-term recession in the United States and why he's a bull on "mankind's long-term possibilities."

  • Why Warren Buffett Likes "Boring" TaeguTec Monday, 29 Oct 2007 | 11:27 AM ET
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    Becky Quick takes us to a little known Korean company in what some might consider a "boring" business and explains why it's attracted Warren Buffett's attention.

  • Why Warren Buffett Thinks Korean Stocks Look Good Monday, 29 Oct 2007 | 11:27 AM ET
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    In a video clip from his recent visit to South Korea, Warren Buffett talks about why he finds stocks in that country generally attractive over the long-term.

  • Wheels Up Monday, 29 Oct 2007 | 11:24 AM ET
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    Warren Buffett and Becky Quick are on their way to China.  Buffett's private jet took off a short time ago from Omaha.  Becky emailed this "postcard from the road" just before departure.

  • Buffett's Daily Reading List Monday, 29 Oct 2007 | 11:23 AM ET
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    Warren Buffett's private jet, with CNBC's Becky Quick aboard, just landed for refueling in Alaska en route to China. Becky emailed this "postcard from the road" a few minutes ago with details on Buffett's daily reading list.

  • Comfort Counts Monday, 29 Oct 2007 | 11:22 AM ET
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    CNBC Squawk Box Co-Anchor Becky Quick is traveling with Warren Buffett on his trip to China and Korea. Late tonight, she sent this first "postcard from the road."