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Date Type Region Details
7 February 2012 Chief Executives in U.S. More Confident on Economy, Survey Shows United States

Bloomberg discusses the January 2012 YPO Global Pulse results in the United States, where confidence rose more than four points.

7 February 2012 Young Presidents' Optimism Rebounds United States

Portfolio.com reports the latest YPO Global Pulse results in the United States, where CEOs are more optimistic about hiring and the economy overall.

7 February 2012 Asian CEO Confidence Edges Lower North Asia

Stanley Szeto, a member of YPO Hong Kong and chairman and CEO of Lever Style, Inc, speaks to CNBC’s Squawk Box Asia about the January 2012 YPO Global Pulse results and how the worries over the slowdown in China have led to a drop in confidence among CEOs in Asia.

7 February 2012 Confidence in Asia Suffering? United States

Alan Zafran, a member of YPO Global One Chapter and managing partner at Luminous Capital, speaks to CNBC about the January 2012 YPO Global Pulse results, the decrease of confidence in Asia and growing confidence in the United States.

14 February 2012 2,000 Expected at First YPO Summit to be held in Asia Southeast Asia

The Business Times reports about YPO’s 2012 Global Leadership Summit, held in Singapore 28 February – 1 March. Speakers at the Summit include Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple; Eduardo Saverin co-founder of Facebook; Stephen Attenborough of Virgin Galactic; and Noble Peace Prize Winner Mohammed Yunus.

29 February 2012 Greece is Already in Default Southeast Asia

Anastasios Economou, founder of iGroup and member of the YPO Aegean Macedonia Chapter, speaks to CNBC about the situation in Greece at the 2012 YPO Global Leadership Summit in Singapore.

29 February 2012 Tight Labor Market in China Driving Wages Higher Southeast Asia

Armin Struckmeier, CEO of Novatex Germany and a member of the YPO Greater Europe Chapter, and Bill Nankivell, CEO of B+H and member of the YPO Ontario Chapter, speak to CNBC Asia about the changing labor environment in China and the challenges their businesses face.

29 February China to Drive Asian Luxury Good Consumption Southeast Asia

Ravi Thakran, group president – South Asia, Southeast Asia and Middle East for LVMH Group and a member of the YPO Singapore Chapter, expects China to drive demand for luxury goods in this region.