Lee Yen Nee is a correspondent for CNBC digital based in Singapore, covering a range of business topics from around the region, including banks and macroeconomics. She is no stranger to the business reporting scene, having worked previously at Thomson Reuters and Singapore's daily newspaper TODAY.
At present, China lags the U.S. in every area of AI development except big data, according to an Oxford University report.
Chinese consumers, especially the younger ones, increasingly favor local brands, Credit Suisse's Emerging Consumer Survey has found.
Much of Asia has since built up buffers to better withstand capital flight, but India's current account balance has continued to deteriorate, said Credit Suisse.
Credit Suisse global chief investment officer Michael Strobaek said the bank has bought stocks and "feel very well about it." "We don't see the end of this bull market as yet."
Former Vice President Joe Biden could be a "pretty serious" candidate to challenge Donald Trump in the 2020 presidential race, Reince Priebus said Wednesday.
"Technology is the differentiator for this cycle, which means the market has to be led by tech," says Andrew Garthwaite, Credit Suisse's head of global equity strategy.
The U.S. administration is concerned with trade deficits in certain regions and industries within the United States, says Raghuram Rajan.
"The British experience suggests Russia will also use murder as a sanction in other countries' territories," John Major said.
After being hit by several headwinds over the past year, India is now set for growth of up to 8 percent per year, the country's former central bank governor, Raghuram Rajan, said. But it really needs 10 percent.
U.S. businesses have started to increase investments and capital expenditure. But that's just part of the story, according to Credit Suisse's chief economist.