Japanese rare whisky is increasingly popular for investment, says Rickesh Kishnani CEO of Whisky Investment Fund.
A meeting of global central bankers this week in Jackson Hole, Wyoming is a good opportunity to listen for more on withdrawing extraordinary stimulus, says Joshua Crabb, head of Asian Equities, Old Mutual Global Investors.
Alibaba and Marriott hope to offer Chinese travelers a seamless booking experience from rooms to local services, says Peggy Fang Roe, chief sales and marketing officer, Asia Pacific, Marriott International.
A tense border standoff between India and China can be dealt with at the leadership level, says Sachin Chaturvedi, director general, Research and Information System for Developing Countries.
Solid earnings in Japan and China underpin support for those markets, says Jonathan Gardner, managing director and chief Asia and Emerging Market Strategy.
Kim Jong Un remains determined to pursue regime survival via weapons programs, says Scott Seaman, director, Asia, Eurasia Group.
Asia markets opened mixed with telecom companies under pressure on government call for discounts and Bluescope Steel down in Australia on a profit warning.
Richard Harris, chief executive, Port Shelter Investment Management, expects policymakers to be cautious in remarks at Jackson Hole, Wyoming, meeting.
Nadia Thalmann of the Institute for Media Innovation, Nanyang Technological University, talks about the development of social robots which "learn" social skills.
It's time to rotate into dividend-oriented names and companies that are less U.S.-focused, says Michael Yoshikami of Destination Wealth Management.
Companies that replace or entertain humans are leading disruptor bets, says Viktor Shvets, head of Asian Strategy, Macquarie Securities Group
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba's profits and valuations look "more sustainable than ever", says Gil Luria of D.A. Davidson & Co.
Initial coin offerings are growing, but hurdles at the regulatory and operational levels remain before wider acceptance, says Itamar Har-even, co-founder and co-CEO of Ion Pacific.
Asian markets opened lower on Friday following hefty losses on Wall Street as investors grew concerned over the Trump administration's ability to enact policy.
Ping An has developed advanced artificial intelligence and software tools to settle claims without human intervention, says James Garner, chief strategist, Ping An Insurance Group.
Terrorists in Spain and Europe had convened in Catalonia in the past, says Oliver Wack of Control Risks.
Investors have written off the implementation of most of the Trump administration's economic agenda, says Jack Ablin of BMO Private Bank.
Bike-sharing companies are one of the hottest technologies in mainland China, but Hong Kong just got its first version in April.
The use of robots in the hospitality sector helps service staff perform their jobs better, says Steve Cousins, CEO of Savioke.
Andrew Ticehurst of Nomura Australia outlines how Australia is just one part of a broader trend of countries experiencing growth without inflation.