Sri Jegarajah is a CNBC Senior Correspondent based in Singapore. An experienced business and financial markets correspondent who specializes in commodities since 1997, Sri follows global energy developments closely.
Covering financial markets for more than 15 years, Sri has reported on major global events including including the 2016 Jakarta attacks, 2008 financial crisis, the Indian Ocean tsunami and the aftermath of the 2011 tsunami disaster from Tokyo. He twice received the Bronze Medal in 2009 and 2013 for Best News Correspondent by the New York Festivals International TV & Films Awards.
Prior to joining CNBC in 2005, Sri was an energy reporter for Dow Jones Newswires and Bloomberg News in Singapore.
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CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports on the broad rally in Asian stocks as the Shanghai and Nikkei finish the trading day with strong gains.
CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports on the big sell-off in Asian markets, as the Shanghai drops 2.9 percent.
CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports on the big drop in Chinese markets overnight.
CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports on the sharp sell-offs in Japan and Singapore as risk aversion heightens in Asian markets.
CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports on all the market moving events in Asia as fear spread about the outlook on interest rates and Japanese banks.