Majority of Asian shares reaped gains on Friday, despite trading volumes remaining thin ahead of the closely-watched U.S. nonfarm payrolls report.» Read More
Ahead of Friday's nonfarm payrolls, Timothy Riddell, Head of Global Markets Research at ANZ, expects a surprise upside in the data.
Christian Schulz, Senior Economist at Berenberg Bank, expects the European Central Bank (ECB) to hold rates on the back of an optimistic growth outlook.
Mykola Golovko, Global Consumer Electronics Industry Analyst at Euromonitor International, says cost cutting in sectors like television, is an ideal short term solution for Sony.
CNBC's Capital Connection team discusses the expansion of nuclear power plants in developing economies.
In view of accelerated earnings growth in the U.S., Steve Brice, Chief Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered, says Europe should see similar growth later this year.
Puru Saxena, CEO at Puru Saxena Wealth Management, says Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's unprecendented stimulus will drive Japanese equities into an uptrend for the years ahead.
Jonathan Cavenagh, Senior FX Strategist, Institutional FX Sales, Asia at Westpac Institutional Bank, explains how the Reserve Bank of Australia's decision provides support for the Aussie dollar.
Euben Paracuelles, Executive Director and Southeast Asia Economist of Nomura Singapore, discusses the impact of having more by-elections in the months ahead on Thailand's economy.
Brendan Brown, Mitsubishi UFJ Securities International, explains why he thinks the 10-year treasury yield is a better indicator of the U.S. economy instead of gross domestic product (GDP).
Aaron Smith, Pecora Capital, says the Japanese currency won't weaken further unless the Bank of Japan (BOJ) unleashes more stimulus.
Paul Gambles, Managing Partner, MBMG International, explains why he thinks Sunday's elections was a "false dawn," and outlines what's next for the country.
Paul Donovan, Global Economist & MD, UBS, says the Fed taper had nothing to do with recent market volatility. Instead, he pins the blame on unorthodox economic policies within emerging market economies.
Wong Waiming, CFO, Lenovo, explains how the firm plans to benefit from Motorola's market exposure and licensing agreements.
To own a horse in Singapore might be cheaper now that authorities are rolling out more rebates. CNBC's Julia Wood tells us how much it will cost to saddle up in the Southeast Asian city-state.
Song Seng Wun, Regional Economist at CIMB, says the Chinese New Year lull should be taken into consideration when looking at China's latest manufacturing numbers.
In response to Lenovo's acquisition of Motorola's handset unit, Steve Zhang, Research Analyst at Macquarie, describes how both Lenovo and Google stand to lose from the deal.
Song Seng Wun, Regional Economist at CIMB, explains why the time is not ripe yet for investors to differentiate countries within the emerging market basket.
Jonathan Webb, Head of FX Strategy at Jefferies Bache, says the CBRT's unwillingness to raise interest rates earlier was a contributing factor to the lira's decline.
Ritika Mankar Mukherjee, Economist at Ambit Capital, explains why the Indian central bank unexpectedly raised interest rates on Tuesday.
CNBC's Capital Connection team discuss whether central banks in emerging markets should raise interest rates following a sharp selloff in recent sessions.