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  • Genting to spend billions on Vegas resort

    Jonathan Galaviz, MD & Chief Economist at Galaviz & Company, explains why Malaysian firm Genting is setting its sights on the U.S., instead of Macau.

  • Malaysian stocks lifted by Japan boost: Expert

    Nazri Khan, Head of Retail Research at Affin Investment Bank, expects Malaysian stocks to continue their steady rally.

  • Asia's credit growth concerns

    Robert Prior-Wandesforde, Director, Asia Economics at Credit Suisse, does not see Indonesia's credit growth leading to a crisis, but says the issue is much greater in Thailand, South Korea and Malaysia.

  • You can't top our client list: Graphene CEO

    Dato Jespal Deol, CEO of Graphene Nanochem, explains that the group produces nano-material for a number of global blue-chip companies.

  • Is Malaysia adequately supporting entrepreneurs?

    Andrew Wong, CEO of MAD Incubator, Malaysia's largest private incubator, discusses if entrepreneurs need more government involvement.

  • Westports CEO talks about the timing & reasoning for the IPO

    Ruben Emir Gnanalingam, CEO, Westports Malaysia speaks exclusively to CNBC about the demand for their upcoming IPO, which could be the largest in Malaysia this year.

  • Malaysia is better equipped than 1997: Prime Minister

    In an excerpt from "The CNBC Conversation," Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak discusses the country's indebtedness with Martin Soong.

  • Fed blinked at the last minute: Taimur Baig

    Taimur Baig, Chief Economist, Asia at Deutsche Bank says that the Fed's guidance was clear and markets seemed prepared but with no taper this time, he expects the Fed to move in December.

  • EM XE: Malaysia needs to close fiscal gap

    Dominic Bunning, FX Strategist at HSBC tells CNBC's Cash Flow that the Malaysian ringgit is under pressure over the country's fiscal gap.

  • Hugh Jackman in The Wolverine

    Foreign returns on superhero movies are now underwriting the future of those lucrative franchises.

  • 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.