Uptin Saiidi is a Multimedia Journalist for CNBC International, currently based in Singapore.
Before relocating to Asia, Uptin served as a Segment Producer on CNBC's "Power Lunch" at the network's global headquarters and reported on digital platforms, covering tech, startups, social media and millennials.
Prior to CNBC, Uptin worked at MTV News where he digitally produced, wrote, shot and edited.
Uptin is a graduate of The George Washington University where he studied Finance, International Business and Communications.
You can follow him on Twitter @Uptin.
In the race for digital ad revenue in China, Baidu is facing steep challenges to its competitors.
A new Worldpay survey sheds light on how travelers from different countries plan their trips.
More than half of expats surveyed by HSBC said their quality of life has improved. Here's the favourite destinations for expats.
The startup that wants to make flying in a private jet affordable is partnering with one of the industry's largest jet-charter companies.
In Hong Kong, a number of scalpers were seen reselling their brand new Apple gadget.
Millennial 20/20 is an event dedicated to the future of next generation commerce, being driven by Millennial habits.