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July 2015

Automakers Driving Towards a Steep Learning Curve
The Why? Forum , 10th July 2015, Thomas Glendinning

China Slashes Vehicle Sales Forecast to 3% Amid Stocks Rout
Bloomberg Business , 10th July 2015, Anna-Marie Baisden

Who Blew Up China's Bubble?
Bloomberg Business , 9th July 2015, Andrew Wood

China’s Market Crash Signals Crisis of Faith in Authoritarian System
Globe and Mail , 8th July 2015, Andrew Wood

Differences of BRICS Nations in Evidence as Club Stages Summit
Financial Times , 8th July 2015, Francesca Beausang

Ukraine Cutting Gas Imports From EU Risks Summer-Inventory Build
Bloomberg News , 8th July 2015, Christopher Haines

Rough Ride for Chinese Stocks as Beijing Fails to Calm Market
Financial Times , 7th July 2015, Andrew Wood

Veracruz, Lazaro Cardenas Focus of Major Mexican Port Investment
Journal of Commerce, 6th July 2015, Elijah Oliveros

Get Ready to Weather the Price of El Niño
The Wall Street Journal, 5th July 2015, Aurelia Britsch

Asia Weekly: Oil Firms Ride Wave of Opportunity
China Daily, 3rd July 2015, Marina Petroleka

Worries Grow as Serious Drought Hits São Paulo
Infrastructure Investor, 1st July 2015, Michelle Karavias

Where Value Creation Gets Its Reward: Macquarie Wins First-Ever Operational Awards
Infrastructure Investor, 1st July 2015, Michelle Karavias

June 2015

Japan Unites with Former Foes to Resist China's Empire of Sand
The Guradian, 26th June 2015, Yoel Sano

Oil Stocks Hit Two-Year High in Europe Hub
The Wall Street Journal, 26th June 2015, Emma Richards

Where are the Next Superpowers Brewing?
Sydney Morning Herald, 26th June 2015, Raphaele Auberty

Altice CEO Drahi Wants to Force Consolidation with Bouygues
Le Monde, 23rd June 2015, Dexter Thillien

When Will Iranian Oil Hit Markets?
CNBC Asia, 22nd June 2015, Chia Shuhui

Low oil prices gas up Chinese buyers
China Daily, 19th June 2015, Marina Petroleka

Malaysia Opposition Bloc Collapses After Internal Squabbles
Le Monde, 18th June 2015, Chia Shuhui

Modi's reforms make India attractive but equities overvalued
The Edge, 14th June 2015, Cedric Chehab, Chua Han Teng

Palm Oil Prices Pumped Up by Policy Changes in Asia, U.S.
The Wall Street Journal, 12th June 2015, Aurelia Britsch

Investors Flock to Pakistan’s First Real Estate Investment Trust
The Wall Street Journal, 11th June 2015

Japanese Growth Unlikely to be Sustained
Dukascopy TV, 11th June 2015, Stuart Allsopp

Sub-Saharan Africa economies entering more challenging era: report
Shanghai Daily, 11th June 2015

One Road One Belt follows infrastructure enterprises in the whole industry chain surging business opportunities
Caijing, 9th June 2015

Investors Flock to Pakistan’s First Real Estate Investment Trust
The Wall Street Journal, 5th June 2015

Modi’s power plans: one year on
World Coal, 5th June 2015, Georgina Hayden

Oil Prices Climb But Post Weekly Loss
The Wall Street Journal, 5th June 2015

Local banks fret foreign rivals
Myanmar Times, 4th June 2015

Singapore vehicle sales expected to grow fastest in Asean: BMI
Business Times, 3rd June 2015

May 2015

Oil Recovers From Drop of Over 2 Percent, US Crude Stocks in Focus
Reuters News, 27th May 2015

Technology for a Saudi Fracking Boom Moves Closer to Reality, 26th May 2015, Emma Richards

Court Backs Wind Project as Chile Campaigners Fight Plans
Recharge, 21st May 2015, Georgina Hayden

Indonesia Could Backtrack on Rice Imports as Prices Rise, El Nino Looms
Reuters, 21st May 2015, Aurelia Britsch

Beyondbrics: Guest post - Are Markets Too Bearish On Brazil's Currency?
Financial Times, 15th May 2015, Mark Schaltuper

Malaysia's Economic Growth Eased Last Quarter on Export Drop
Bloomberg, 14th May 2015, Stuart Allsopp

Asia Business Report: Modi in China
BBC, 13th May 2015, Cedric Chehab

India's Modi Suffers Goods and Services Tax Blow
Financial Times, 12th May 2015, Chua Han Teng

Business Is Hot in the Baltics , 7th May 2015, Thaddeus Best

World of Uncertainty: Europe: Leaning to the Left
Infrastructure Investor, 6th May 2015, Richard Marshall

When Brazilians Shun Stocks, Foreign Investors Ignore Recession
Bloomberg, 6th May 2015, Katherine Weber

April 2015

Hit to Indonesia's Oil and Gas Revenue Threatens Deficit and Crude Output
Reuters News, 30th April 2015

Exxon Beats Wall Street as Supply Surge Overwhelms Oil Drop
Straits Times, 30th April 2015

Golf Course Debate Reflects Vietnam Army's Capitalist Streak
The New York Times, 29th April 2015

Petrobras Rally Ebbs as Focus Shifts to Ugly Outlook
Financial Times, 23rd April 2015

Petrobras 2014 Results: What to Expect
CNBC, 22nd April 2015

Lines Cautious Over Return to Iran
Lloyds List, 16th April 2015

In a Volatile Oil Market, Much of the Action Is Between Benchmarks
Institutional Investors, 15th April 2015

Weak Euro Should Boost German Small Car Profits
The Detroit News, 13th April 2015

What's Next for Petrobras After Scandal?
Financial Times, 9th April 2015

Shell-BG Merger a Great Deal
CNBC, 8th April 2015

March 2015

AEC Dream’s Failure ‘Still a Success’
The Manila Times, 29th March 2015

Analysts React to Oil’s Surge on Yemen News
Wall Street Journal, 26th March 2015

Oil prices Jump on Yemen Airstrikes
The Daily Telegraph, 26th March 2015

Beyondbrics: Guest post - Will Russia Make a Play for Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania?
Financial Times, 24th March 2015

The Single Worst Practice of Medical Device Makers
Motley Fool, 22nd March 2015

This Week on the Frontiers: Ethiopia’s Appeal Grows
The Wall Street Journal, 21st March 2015

Oil Price Outlook (Live Interview)
CNBC Arabia, 19th March 2015

Greek vacation anyone? Tourism set to boom, 16th March 2015

Asian Buyers Seize on Oil-Price Spread
The Wall Street Journal, 15th March 2015

Is the Money Flooding Back to Egypt?, 13th March 2015

Mobile operators to worry over Google and Facebook
Le Monde, 3rd March 2015

Warm End to European Winter Easing Fastest Gas Withdrawals
Bloomberg News, 3rd March 2015

February 2015

Oil Price Outlook
CNBC Arabia, 28th February 2015

UK Economic Outlook / Inflation
Jazz FM, 17th February 2015

Oil Rises on Weak Dollar, Warnings From Royal Dutch Shell
Wall Street Journal, 12th February 2015

Hostage Crisis Awakens Japan to Middle East Risks
The Associated Press ,11th February 2015

Asian Oil Giants Think Again on Investment Plans for 2015
The Australian, 3rd February 2015

Asia’s Oil Giants Rethink Spending Plans
Wall Street Journal, 3rd February 2015

Defaulted Cuban Loans Appeal to Frontier Investors
Financial Times, 1st February 2015

January 2015

The Economic Outlook for South Africa
CNBC Africa (Power Lunch), 22nd January 2015

First Pakistan REIT to Offer 9% Dividend, Stakes in Leading Mall
Bloomberg, 15th January 2015

Behind the Wheel - Chevy Bolt: The Affordable Alternative to Tesla?
CNBC Europe, 13th January 2015

Venezuelan Default: Endgame in Sight?
Financial Times, 13th January 2015

China's Slowdown: Even When It's Bad, It's Still Pretty Good
Automotive World, 12th January 2015

Oil Tumbles to Seventh Straight Weekly Loss
Wall Street Journal, 9th January 2015

U.S. Carmakers set to Fight Challenge by Mercedes, BMW and Audi
Forbes, 9th January 2015

Falling Oil Spells Boon for Most of Asia’s Economies
Wall Street Journal, 4th January 2015

Infrastructure Outlook 2015: Five Themes
Infrastructure Investor, 2nd January 2015

December 2014

Why Ebola Costs Could Top $4 Billion in 2015
Reuters TV, 29th December 2014

This Week On The Frontiers: Cuban Comeback
The Wall Street Journal, 19th December 2014

Falling Oil Prices and Political Unrest Top 2015’s International Risks
Business Insurance, 17th December 2014

Investors Want Abe to Act on Structural Changes
The Wall Street Journal, 15th December 2014

Oil Slide Drives Central Banks to Action
The Wall Street Journal, 11th December 2014

Emerging Markets Coated In Red; Mexico, Argentina Sink
Barron's, 10th December 2014

Ukraine Bid to Bypass Russian Gas Scuttled by Turkey
Washington Post, 4th December 2014

Europe’s Gas Stocks Guard Against Cuts in Mildest Year
Bloomberg, 2nd December 2014