Former U.S. ambassador to South Korea, Kathleen Stephens, says Moon Jae-in also needs to establish a good, strong relationship with President Trump.
Vadim Zlotnikov from AB says today, a lot of debt build up is happening in the public sector, which usually doesn't occur outside of wars.
South Koreans went to the polls on Tuesday, in an election that may have already swayed under bombastic rhetoric from U.S. President Donald Trump.
Kristen Silverberg, Institute of International Finance, says parliamentary elections and euro skepticism are among the challenges Emmanuel Macron faces.
Binay Chandgothia, Principal Global Investors, weighs in on the outperformance of South Korean markets and potential risks to Asian markets.
Pete Calleja, PwC Australia, says the federal budget for the new fiscal year is likely to focus on infrastructure and housing affordability.
Changyong Rhee, IMF, says the new president will have to unite divisions within the country and deal with tensions in the Korean peninsula.
Changyong Rhee, IMF, says the short-term risk of a hard landing for China are lower but its reliance on credit expansion could result in medium-term risk.
Commonwealth Bank's Gareth Aird says if government revenue forecast don't look optimistic, its ability to deliver a budget surplus may be questioned.
Byong-Joo Kim of Hankuk University of foreign studies says if Moon gets more than 40 percent of the votes, he'll have more confidence to push policies forward.
Tai Hui of JPMorgan Asset Management says recent positive surprises in Asian exports suggest better earnings and improved future sentiments on EM.
Presidential candidate Moon Jae-in previously ran and lost against former, now-impeached President Park Geun-hye. CNBC's Chery Kang has more.
Chairman Liu Hualong told CNBC that CRRC doubled the number of contracts and have 10 times more assets abroad today.
At the federal level it can help first-time home buyers bridge the deposit gap on properties, says Graham Wolfe of the Housing Industry Association.
Gold could rally on safe haven buying but it may not last ahead of likely interest rate hikes from the Fed, says Robin Bhar of Societe Generale.
Doug Gordon of Russell Investments says that's what traders will be watching as they await more upcoming data releases such as CPI and retail sales.
The euro spiked higher in the wake of the French election results, but the surge didn’t last long.
Paul Sheard of Standard & Poor's talks about the role of Japanese corporates in raising wages so that the country can meet its 2 percent inflation target.
Paul Sheard, Standard & Poor's, says European markets are waiting for the German and French elections to conclude before moving in a more proactive way.
Anning Chen, CEO of Chery Automobile, talks about the Chinese automakers' global ambitions in mature markets, including Europe.