Investors have been very cautious, not complacent — and that is one reason behind the extended bull rally, says Bryan Goh, CIO at Bordier & Cie.
President Donald Trump paid an offhand compliment to China and President Xi Jinping for gaining a trade surplus with the U.S.
The U.S. is not stepping away from trade but re-framing the discussion around it, says Scott Price, chief leverage officer at Wal-Mart International.
President Donald Trump appears to have made little headway on access in China for American companies, says Bates Gill, professor at Macquarie University.
Gareth Nicholson, head of fixed income at Bank of Singapore, says it appears Donald Trump has done well to work with China on trade and North Korea.
Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said she remains hopeful that talks to renegotiate NAFTA will work and reflect robust trade figures.
Gavin Parry, MD at Parry International Trading, says China-U.S. engagement on trade is crucial to avoid a trade war that would hit the global economy.
Bill Barney, CEO of Reliance Communications, discusses the company's new underwater cable project between India, Silicon Valley and Western Europe.
Anthony Couse, CEO at JLL Asia Pacific, says technology use in the property sector with the sharing generation is just one possible application.
Paul Donovan, global economist and managing director at UBS Wealth Management, says the UK economy is ticking along despite political scandals and Brexit.
Rob Subbaraman, chief economist Asia ex-Japan at Nomura, says he expects the pace of China's GDP growth to slow next year with a focus on quality.
Radhika Rao, an economist at DBS, says higher oil prices feed into inflation expectations in India.
The Trump administration seems split between America first and more pragmatic trade approaches to China, says Aaron Connelly, research fellow at the Lowy Institute for International Policy.
Ning Tang, chairman and CEO at CreditEase, says he welcomes regulation of online lending to grow the industry.
Tech firms make up almost 40% of China's stock market, presenting big opportunities, says Binay Chandgothia of Principal Global Investors.
Individuals detained in Saudi Arabia's anti-corruption purge could be punished or pushed out of politics, says Amin Saikal of the Australian National University.
Egypt's new security appointees need time to get a handle on risks, says Andrew Freeman, associate analyst for the Middle East and North Africa at Control Risks.
Aeroflot's biggest challenges lie in hitting growth targets and finding the right balance between domestic and global expansion, says Giorgio Callegari of Aeroflot.
Beat Wittmann, chairman and partner at Porta Advisors, says Europe, and Asia, have room to run in equity valuations this year and next.
Nick Nash, group president at Sea, says a closely-watched global survey of CEO and executives shows good news for Southeast Asia.