Saheli Roy Choudhury is a reporter for CNBC.com in Singapore. She reports on technology news in Asia Pacific, with a focus on blockchain, artificial intelligence, virtual and augmented reality, and cybersecurity. She also covers India and writes on market moves in the region.
Before moving into this role, she was a news assistant and wrote the daily Asia Pacific market report.
She holds a Masters degree in journalism from Columbia University and a Bachelors degree in Economics and English Literature from the National University of Singapore.
You can follow her on Twitter: @sahelirc
Asian stocks were mixed, as traders digested Chinese economic data and interest rate decisions from central banks in New Zealand and South Korea.
Google's AI system AlphaGo has defeated Lee Sedol, champion of the Chinese board game Go, in the first of a five-game challenge match.
Asian markets were mixed Wednesday, with China shares dropping, as analysts pointed to renewed investor concerns over the mainland's economy.
China shares eked out gains Tuesday even as most Asian markets slipped, with traders digesting weaker-than-expected trade data from the mainland.
Asia markets ended mixed on Monday as investors digested U.S. data and China's NPC meeting, with the Nikkei falling, while China shares rose.
Markets in Asia registered gains for the week despite a tepid session on Friday that saw major indexes waver between positive and negative territory.