Christine Tan is the Singapore-based anchor for CNBC's longest-running feature programme "Managing Asia" interviewing prominent CEOs and leaders of top companies doing business in Asia.
Tan has more than 17 years of experience in journalism, more than half of which was with CNBC. During her career, she has covered the business and financial market impact from major news events like the Asian Economic Crisis, the Dot Com Bubble Crash, 9-11 attacks in the US and SARS Outbreak.
She received the Silver World Medal for Best Anchor at the 2009 New York Festivals Television Programming and Promotion Awards and also won the Best Current Affairs Presenter award at the 2008 Asian Television Awards.
Previously, Tan received the Best News Program award at the 2004 Asian Television Awards on behalf of The Asian Wall Street Journal. The same program also won a finalist award at the 2004 New York Festivals for Coverage of a Breaking News Story. She was a finalist for Best News Anchor in 2001 and 2002 at the New York Festivals Awards and also a Best Current Affairs Presenter finalist at the 1997 and 2006 Asian Television Awards.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology and English and a Masters of Arts with Honors in Sociology from the University of Auckland, New Zealand.
Cebu Pacific is on track to achieve record results, the airline's CEO said.
Macau could face more competition as other Asian markets, such as the Philippines, raise the stakes in the gaming sector.
The Ayala Corporation has made a push to invest in businesses that could play a major role in shaping the country's "social infrastructure."
The millions of Indians forced to queue to exchange 500 and 1,000 rupee notes were not the only ones caught off guard by demonetization.
Amazon might be muscling its way into delivery services but this is not necessarily a competitive issue for logistics companies such as UPS.
A flying drone could soon work while you sleep, taking inventory and possibly someone's job.
Consumer goods maker Kimberly-Clark is taking advantage of the loosening of the one-child policy in China.
Singapore-based Lazada can avoid some trial and error thanks to $1 billion in backing from Alibaba, CEO Maximilian Bittner said.
After its acquisition of IBM's PC business, Lenovo has transformed itself from a China-based business to a global company.
L Catterton, the consumer-focused private equity fund, is counting on Asia for big opportunities.
Friday, 24 March 2017
Anchor Christine Tan
President, JG Summit
His father built an empire. Lance Gokongwei is now driving it forward. The President of JG Summit and son of the legendary John Gokongwei tells Christine Tan his ambitions for Philippines' second biggest conglomerate, his flight plan for budget carrier Cebu Pacific, and the lessons he has learnt from his father.
"Managing Asia" is the Asia Pacific region's ground-breaking interview programme featuring CEOs, entrepreneurs and other business leaders. Hosted by award-winning anchor Christine Tan, the show looks at what makes the region's corporate titans and top entrepreneurs tick.
Saturday 10:00, 19:00
Sunday 05:00, 07:00, 11:00
Saturday 17:00, 20:00
Sunday 03:00, 07:00, 09:00, 16:00, 18:00, 19:00, 21:00
Monday 00:00, 02:00, 04:00, 08:00
Saturday 04:00, 08:00, 10:00, 17:00, 20:00
Sunday 01:00, 03:00, 05:00, 07:00, 16:00, 19:00, 22:30