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  • The silver lining amidst the Indian rupee's slide

    Rahul Chadha, Co-Chief Investment Officer at Mirae Asset Global Investments expects exports to pick up due to the Indian rupee's slide. He says investors with a 2-year view should remain positioned in India.

  • Is Malaysia the next shoe to drop in emerging markets?

    Nizam Idris, MD, Head of Strategy, Fixed Income & Currencies, Macquarie thinks that Malaysia could be the next emerging market to come under pressure following the currency sell-off in India and Indonesia.

  • Dearth of Affordable Homes in Malaysia

    Kumar Tharmalingam, Executive Director, Chairman's Office at Sunway Berhad talks property with CNBC's Cash Flow and explains which regions he likes in Malaysia.

  • Asian currencies are in a "Twilight Zone," according to Johanna Chua of Citi and Kenneth Akintewe of Aberdeen Asset Management. How should you position your portfolio?

  • Time to Be Bullish on Malaysia?

    Daphne Roth, head of equity research Asia at ABN AMRO Private Banking, discusses Asian emerging markets and explains why the Philippines will continue to see volatility and why she is most bullish on Malaysia.

  • Supermax: Turning Obstacles Into Opportunities

    Stanley Thai, Founder and Executive Chairman of Supermax tells CNBC how he built the world's second largest glove maker.

  • Is Malaysian Growth Sustainable?

    Enrico Tanuwidjaja, economist for south east Asia at RBS, talks about the Malaysian elections' result and what it means for the economy as well as what to expect from Indonesia this year.

  • Malaysia Elections: Voting Irregularities Raises Questions

    Bridget Welsh, Associate Professor, Political Science at Singapore Management University (SMU) says Barisan Nasional won only by a razor thin majority in a significant number of states. She says issues of recounting, spoiled votes and a sudden surge of new voters raises questions on how the Malaysian Electoral Commission has handled the voting process.

  • Is the youth vote in Malaysia affecting future economic policy?

    Johan Tazrin Ngo, MD & CIO of Amara Investment Management, reflects on the results of the Malaysian elections, and tells CNBC what to expect from the government over the next 5 years.

  • How to Play the Malaysian Election Result

    Hans Goetti, Chief Investment Officer at Finaport discusses the Malaysian election results and gives his top picks.

  • Malaysia Needs to Unite

    Khairy Jamaluddin, Umno Youth Chief tells CNBC's Cash Flow that Malaysia needs to unite, accept the election results and move forward.

  • ASEAN Region Holding Strong: Pro

    Bhaskar Laxminarayan, CIO, Asia at Pictet Wealth Management shares his top picks among ASEAN markets.

  • Malaysia Business Condition Post-Election

    Zafrul Aziz, CEO of Maybank Investment Bank, describes the election results from the perspective of Malaysia Inc.

  • Malaysian Elections Marred by Voter Fraud

    Malaysia's ruling coalition extended its 56-year grip on power, winning Sunday's general election. However, claims of voter fraud are rising. CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar has the latest.

  • How to Invest in EM Currencies

    Wike Groenenberg, emerging market FX strategist at Citi, says the EUR/USD will go lower later in the year. He also discusses emerging market currencies.

  • Malaysian Electorate Wants Change: Expert

    Ei Sun, senior fellow at S Rajaratnam School of International Studies, discusses the upcoming Malaysian elections, the electorate's want for change and the candidates' potential reforms.

  • Malaysia Election: Too Close to Call?

    Ibrahim Suffian, Director at Merdeka Center says the contest between Barisan Nasional and Pakatan Rakyat is very close and neither side has a clear lead to form a majority in parliament. Merdeka Centre is an independent pollster and think tank.

  • Younger Malaysians will Vote for Change

    Stanley Thai, Executive Chairman & Group Managing Director of Supermax gives CNBC's Cash Flow his view on the upcoming Malaysian elections.

  • Still More Reforms Needed: Bersih

    Ambiga Sreenevasan, Co-Chairperson of Bersih says that Malaysia still lacks political reforms and there are some fundamental problems that have not been corrected.

  • Mid & Long-Term Opportunities In The ASEAN Region

    Catherine Yeung, Investment Director at Fidelity Worldwide Investment shares her top picks among the ASEAN markets and explains why Fidelity is underweight on Indonesia and Malaysia.