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  • Market Tips: Bet on Commodities Long Term Thursday, 9 Apr 2009 | 5:26 AM ET

    Global stocks were up Thursday, ahead of the long Easter weekend, with banks and commodities leading the gains. Experts tell CNBC that while caution should reign when investing in banking stocks, commodities have potential over the long term.

  • Market Tips: Where the Real Banking Rally Is Wednesday, 8 Apr 2009 | 6:01 AM ET

    Global stocks were down Wednesday, after poor results from U.S. aluminum producer Alcoa dragged Wall Street lower and sparked fears of a disappointing earnings season. Experts tell CNBC they see value in banks in China and Singapore, but stress caution when approaching markets.

  • Can the Nasdaq Predict Where the DRAM Heads? Tuesday, 7 Apr 2009 | 7:55 PM ET
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    Technology shares such as Japan's Elpida Memory and South Korea's LG Display have been on a rally. But what comes first — the D-Ram chip or the flat panel screen? The Nasdaq and the TAIEX (Taiwan Index) give the answer to this question.

  • Charting Asia | Taiex Daily Chart Tuesday, 7 Apr 2009 | 7:38 PM ET
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  • Market Tips: Dollar Rally Is Over, Go Long Gold Tuesday, 7 Apr 2009 | 8:08 AM ET

    Global stocks were mixed Tuesday with the banks dragging the most after noted analysts Meredith Whitney and Mike Mayo warned on the sector ahead of U.S. earnings season. Experts tell CNBC that more pain is ahead for financials and as a result, investors should avoid them.

  • Market Tips: Buy on the Dips Monday, 6 Apr 2009 | 4:36 AM ET

    Global stocks started the week in positive territory Monday, with banks and oils leading the gain, as investors became more reassured that the global economic slowdown has bottomed. Experts tell CNBC how to make money at this time.

  • Market Tips: US Financials Rally Still Hot Friday, 3 Apr 2009 | 8:28 AM ET

    Global stocks slipped Friday as the positive sentiment stemming from the G20 summit's coordinated action and united front diminished and was replaced by caution ahead of the U.S. nonfarm payrolls report.

  • Market Tips: Australia is the First to Bottom Thursday, 2 Apr 2009 | 5:25 AM ET

    Global stocks were higher Thursday and leaders from around the world met in London for the G20 summit, aiming to tackle the financial crisis and economic slowdown. On this positive note, experts tell CNBC various Asian markets are beginning to look attractive.

  • Elpida Shares Surge Limit Up on Fundraising Plan Wednesday, 25 Mar 2009 | 10:16 PM ET
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    Shares in Elpida Memory surged limit up, almost 18% after its plan to raise $471 million eased concerns of it breaching debt covenants and reduced the financial risk facing the world's No. 3 DRAM chip maker.

  • Market Tips: Dow Could Rally to 10,000 Monday, 5 Jan 2009 | 6:40 AM ET

    Asian stocks hit a two-month high Monday on expectations of a global economic recovery taking place late 2009 as governments increase stimulus measures to aid ailing economies. As a result, investors are beginning to venture back into riskier assets. Experts tell CNBC to expect a rally late January/early February.

  • Top Dividend Stocks for Turbulent Times Friday, 8 Aug 2008 | 8:24 AM ET

    Companies with good dividend payments are attractive during periods of market volatility, Wouter Weijand, chief investment officer of high income equity at Fortis Investments said Friday.

  • China Eastern to Fly to Taiwan From July 4 Wednesday, 18 Jun 2008 | 9:49 PM ET
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    China Eastern Airlines and Shanghai Airlines will kick off regular direct flights to Taiwan on July 4, the carriers said in separate statements late Wednesday.

  • China, Taiwan Sign Landmark Flight Deal Thursday, 12 Jun 2008 | 10:51 PM ET
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    China and Taiwan signed a landmark deal on Friday to launch regular flights between the long-time rivals, limited for now to weekend charters, as politics was put aside in favor of practicalities.

  • TSMC May Raise Prices as Costs Increase Tuesday, 27 May 2008 | 1:23 AM ET
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    Top contract chip maker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing said on Tuesday it may increase its prices as rising costs threaten to squeeze profits.

  • Taiwan President Takes Office on China Pledges Monday, 19 May 2008 | 10:14 PM ET
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    Taiwan's new president took office on Tuesday with pledges to forge historic trade and transit ties with China, which claims the self-ruled island as part of its territory.

  • China Airlines Sees 20% Cut in Hong Kong Flights Sunday, 18 May 2008 | 10:30 PM ET

    Taiwan carrier China Airlines will cut its Hong Kong-Taiwan passenger flights by about 20 percent once direct weekend charter flights between Taiwan and the mainland begin on July 4, a local newspaper said.

  • Charting Asia | Taiwan Weighted Index Chart Wednesday, 7 May 2008 | 12:21 AM ET
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  • TSMC First-Quarter Profit Rises 49% as Chip Sales Rise Tuesday, 29 Apr 2008 | 2:08 AM ET

    Top contract chip maker TSMC posted on Tuesday a 49 percent rise in first-quarter earnings that beat expectations on rising sales of chips for PCs and consumer gadgets.

  • Taiwan's AU Back to Q1 Profit on Strong LCD Demand Tuesday, 22 Apr 2008 | 2:15 AM ET

    Taiwan's AU Optronics, the world's No.3 LCD maker, said on Tuesday it returned to profit in the first quarter from a year-ago loss as strong demand for flat-screen TVs lifted prices for its displays.

  • Trade Tomorrow: Global Markets & Best Buy Monday, 31 Mar 2008 | 6:38 PM ET

    Best Buy earnings Wednesday may offer a window into health of tech spending. What will they say about TV and computer sales and what does it mean for Corning, Dell and all the major players? Also the global markets trade.