Singapore avoided a technical recession the but the 0.1% GDP growth is still weak, says Sonja Laud, investment director of the global multiasset group at Baring Asset Management.
China's pledged $260 billion to shore up its navy and military by 2020. The US concern: maintaining free-trade flows in the South China Sea.
U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, discusses ways to improve U.S.-Cuba relations and ease economic restrictions, including lifting the trade embargo.
Jonathan Pain, author of the Pain Report, believes that China's growth could slow to 5-6 percent in 2016 amid a persistent deceleration in the world's second-biggest economy.
Minggao Shen, head of China research and Greater China chief economist at Citi, expects China's gross domestic product to improve in the final quarter of 2015 on the back of Beijing's policy support.
Member countries will be under pressure to advance negotiations for the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) after the sealing of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact, says Deborah Elms, executive director of the Asian Trade Center.
Haruhiko Kuroda, governor of the Bank of Japan, says lower commodity prices have helped the Japanese recovery, but could harm the country's exports.
South Korea's Finance Minister told CNBC the country had protection against a Fed hike, but couldn't say the same for another big risk.
Amid a slowdown in global growth, countries will explore alternative ways to stimulate growth such as trade agreements, says David Gaud, senior portfolio manager at Edmond de Rothschild Asset Management.
Hundreds of thousands of people marched in Berlin in protest against a planned free trade deal between Europe and the United States.
U.S. import prices barely declined in September, with oil prices rebounding and the drag on prices from a weak global economy appearing to moderate.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest numbers on last month's import and export prices. And CNBC's Steve Liesman adds perspective.
CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports from China's ancient and westernmost city Kashgar, which will be a linchpin along the revived trade route under China's 'One Belt, One Road' initiative.
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has come out against the Trans Pacific Partnership agreement, reports CNBC's John Harwood.
German exports plunged by their largest amount since the crisis in the latest sign that Europe's largest economy lost momentum in the third quarter.
The world's largest trade deal in recent decades may wind up creating high school-esque cliques on the international stage.
Softer core CPI will push the Bank of Japan (BOJ) into further easing, which is a positive for equities and weaken the yen, says Manpreet Gill, senior investment strategist at Standard Chartered.
Rep. Peter DeFazio, (D-Ore.), shares his thoughts on the Trans-Pacific Partnership and why he thinks it's a bad trade for America.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is likely breathing a huge sigh of relief following the conclusion of the TPP negotiations earlier this week.
While the TPP was positive overall for New Zealand, Malcolm Bailey, Dairy Company Association of New Zealand chairman, says he hoped that dairy product tariffs would be dropped.