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  • Ryde bets on carpooling in congested cities Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 5:51 PM ET
    Carpooling app

    Terence Zou, CEO of Ryde, talks about how it is creating a networking of users to carpool in Asia.

  • What are impacts of Obama's oil charge? Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 5:45 PM ET
    Obama to propose $10/BBL oil fee

    Neal Dingmann from Suntrust Robinson Humphrey, says Obama's proposed $10/barrel oil charge would be salt in the wounds for oil companies.

  • Expect 225K jobs added in Jan: Barclays Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 5:35 PM ET
    US seen adding 190,000 jobs in January

    Barclays' Michael Gapen says watch out for two January jobs data wildcard factors such such as the warmer weather boost to job growth and rising initial jobless claims.

  • Oil and FX seeing higher correlation? Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 5:29 PM ET
    Oil markets

    Over time, currency and oil markets tend to move inversely to each other, explains Tobias Levkovich, chief U.S. equity strategist at Citigroup.

  • NZ Trade Min: These are the key benefits of TPP Thursday, 4 Feb 2016 | 1:07 AM ET
    TPP Best agreement NZ has signed

    John McClay, New Zealand's Trade Minister, outlines the advantages of the Trans-Pacific Partnership deal, which took 7 years to negotiate.

  • HK property prices set to decline further? Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 5:59 PM ET
    HK Property

    Peter Churchouse, author of the Churchouse Letter, explains why Hong Kong's property sales are set to decline another 15 percent in the next 12 months.

  • Where did GoPro go wrong? Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 5:52 PM ET
    GoPro needs a clear strategy

    Oppenheimer & Co analyst Andrew Uerkwitz explains that GoPro is in a shrinking camera market and that their software is not user-friendly.

  • Why are GM shares down despite strong earnings? Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 5:46 PM ET
    General Motors Q4 Earnings

    General Motors is strong from a bottom-up perspective, but market sentiment has been weighing heavily on the auto industry, explains David Whiston from Morningstar.

  • 'Fed is in a difficult position' Wednesday, 3 Feb 2016 | 5:41 PM ET
    US Economy

    Jim Awad, MD at Plimsoll Mark Capital, says the Fed might have to take some steps back as external growth slows dramatically.

  • Australia rides the wave of Chinese tourists Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 | 6:13 PM ET
    Matt CNY PKG

    China's burgeoning middle-class are heading down under, turning Australian tourism into a lucrative business.

  • Here's Nintendo's biggest problem Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 | 6:08 PM ET
    Nintendo Earnings

    Daniel Ernst, senior analyst at Welch Capital Partners, says Nintendo does not have a runaway hit product that is a global success.

  • What drove luxury brand Michael Kors revenue up? Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 | 6:02 PM ET
    Michael Kors Revenue up

    The drivers of Michael Kors Q3 2016 performance were consumer conversion and online strategies, explains Erinn Murphy from Piper Jaffray.

  • What's happening with Yahoo? Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 | 5:53 PM ET
    Yahoo to cut jobs

    Trip Chowdhry from Global Equities Research, says the most beneficial outcome would be for Alibaba to acquire Yahoo.

  • Why you should expect more market volatility Tuesday, 2 Feb 2016 | 5:47 PM ET
    Expect more market volatility

    Markets have not come to grips with the fact that global growth has disappeared, says Edward Dempsey, CIO at Pension Partners.

  • A look at Macau's gloomy gaming sector Monday, 1 Feb 2016 | 6:01 PM ET
    Macau gambling revenue slump

    CNBC's Emily Tan reports on how China's recent anti-corruption drive have changed Macau's gaming fortunes.

  • It's still a negative picture for Asia: Pro Monday, 1 Feb 2016 | 5:54 PM ET
    Asian markets review

    Simon Male, head of Asian equities at Auerbach Grayson, says weak demand for credit is a problem for Asia.

  • Will the Reserve Bank of India move rates? Monday, 1 Feb 2016 | 5:47 PM ET
    RBI Rate decision

    India's central bank has bought itself time to wait and assess the economy before moving says Vishnu Varathan, senior economist at Mizuho Bank.

  • Here are the stocks that Hennessy Funds like Monday, 1 Feb 2016 | 5:33 PM ET
    Stock picks

    Brian Peery, portfolio manager at Hennessy Funds says his stock picks include companies with a more domestic, U.S.-centric focus.

  • 'Don't be too optimistic about Syrian peace talks' Sunday, 31 Jan 2016 | 6:06 PM ET
    Syrian Peace Talks do not amount to much : Expert

    Kamran Bokhari, Middle East & South Asia specialist at the University of Ottawa, explains why he is not optimistic about any substantive changes from the Syrian peace talks.

  • Did Donald Trump's no-show debate gamble pay off? Sunday, 31 Jan 2016 | 6:00 PM ET
    Iowa Caucus will be unpredictable : Gill

    Donald Trump is going into the Iowa Caucuses with a strong lead over Ted Cruz, says Bates Gill, visiting professor at the U.S. Studies Center.

About The Rundown

  • Hosted by Pauline Chiou from the Singapore Exchange, The Rundown is your essential guide to begin your day. Catch up on all the buzz from Wall Street and arm yourself with everything you need to know for the coming Asia trading day.

Contact The Rundown

  • Showtimes

    Monday - Friday, 06:00 - 07:00 SIN/HK
    Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 10:00 SYD


  • Based in Singapore, Pauline Chiou is the co-host of CNBC's pre-market program The Rundown.


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