As Singapore celebrates its 50th year of independence, questions are percolating about its future.
Savanth Sebastian, equities economist at CommSec, says the Reserve Bank of Australia is unlikely to cut rates following resilient job growth and a weaker Australian dollar.
Daryl Liew, head of portfolio management at REYL Singapore, says the disappointing Caixin China purchasing managers' index is indicative of a slower global economy.
Citadel confirmed that trading in one of the accounts it manages in China has been restricted by China's securities regulator.
Gene Sperling, former director of the National Economic Council and the former assistant to the President for Economic Policy, discusses the stalled negotiations of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
Eswar Prasad, senior professor of Trade Policy at Cornell University, discusses the significance of a further delay in the already prolonged negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
Clayton Yeutter, senior adviser at Hogan Lovells, discusses whether there could be an agreement from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) talks this week in Hawaii.
Steve Okun, vice chairman of the Asia Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce (APCAC), discusses whether talks on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) could be concluded in Hawaii this week.
Bob Carr, Former Foreign Minister of Australia, explains why he agrees with Prime Minister Tony Abbott on the importance of Australia's free trade agreement with China.
Stuart Ayres, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Major Events for New South Wales, Australia, hopes that the Boao Forum for Asia Conference can reposition Australia as a key player in the Asian market.
Bates Gill, CEO of United States Studies Centre, says "old-style issues" such as tariffs remain the major sticking points in the final stage of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) talks.
Mike Baird, Premier of New South Wales, discusses the significance of the Boao Forum for Asia Conference which will held in Sydney from July 30-31.
Rosa Delauro, Democratic Congresswoman in the U.S. House of Representatives, explains why she opposes the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
Rosa Delauro, Democratic Congresswoman in the U.S. House of Representatives, explains why she objects to the U.S. State Department's softer stance on Malaysia in its annual report on human trafficking.
The chance of a Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal looks "better than ever", but political will is still needed to iron out the remaining issues, says Vincent Wang, professor of Political Science at the University of Richmond.
Deborah Elms, executive director at Asian Trade Centre, explains why this week is the best time to seal a deal for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade pact.
Tami Overby, senior vice president for Asia at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce (USCC), explains her optimism about the long-delayed Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade pact.
Curtis Chin, U.S. Ambassador to the Asian Development Bank from 2007-2010, outlines his expectations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) as Pacific Rim officials meet in Hawaii this week.
Pacific Rim officials meet in Hawaii this week for talks that could make or break an ambitious trade deal that aims to boost growth across a dozen economies ranging from the U.S to Brunei.
Japan's exports rebounded in June fueled by strengthening overseas demand, however, imports remained subdued due to the effect of lower commodity prices.