Asia Video

Will ECB roll out QE in Q1? Very likely, says StanChart

David Mann, Regional Head of Research for Asia at Standard Chartered Bank, says there's a "very good chance" for quantitative easing in the euro zone and explains the sharp moves in the euro.

Should investors worry about Melco Crown?   Sun, 4 Jan '15 | 7:54 PM ET
Should investors worry about Melco Crown?

Alex Bumazhny, Director of Gaming, Lodging & Leisure AT Fitch Ratings, explains why he's taking the news that the casino operator plans to delist in Hong Kong at "face value."

AirAsia to be under scrutiny for months: Maybank

Mohshin Aziz, Aviation Analyst at Maybank, says the negative sentiment surrounding AirAsia is typical after a fatal disaster. He also expects the stock to see weakness in the short term.

EM Asia markets to get a boost from China: CLSA

Lawrence Balanco, Technical Analyst at CLSA, says the MSCI emerging markets Asia index is set to outperform in 2015 on the back of a breakout performance in Chinese stocks.

Which EMs will outperform in 2015?   Sun, 4 Jan '15 | 7:08 PM ET
Which EMs will outperform in 2015?

Bruno Taillardat, Investment Director & Portfolio Manager, Equities at Unigestion, prefers emerging economies with a strong balance sheet like Taiwan in the year ahead.

Euro to hit 115-118 in coming months: UBS   Sun, 4 Jan '15 | 6:31 PM ET
Euro to hit 115-118 in coming months: UBS

With the European Central Bank set to unleash full-blown quantitative easing early this year, the euro will weaken further, says Dominic Schnider, Head of Nontraditional Asset Classes at UBS Wealth Management.

Why icing isn't the likely culprit in AirAsia tragedy

John Cox, CEO of Safety Operating Systems, says the Airbus A320 jet does not typically have a problem with icing and the actual cause of the crash will need to be determined by the flight data recorder.

Will Asian leaders continue reform push in 2015?

Richard Martin, Managing Director at IMA Asia, says expectations for reforms in Japan won't be met and explains why Indonesia and India are set for a "tough ride" in 2015.

Ready for takeoff: All eyes on drone industry

The drone industry is set to soar as drones move from military into the fields of business and personal use. CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar reports.

For 2015, China is the biggest risk in Asia: Pro

A worse-than-expected slowdown in the mainland could wipe out nearly a third of Asia's expected growth for this year, says Richard Martin, Managing Director at IMA Asia.

Here's how to go long on gold   Sun, 4 Jan '15 | 5:12 PM ET
Here's how to go long on gold

Dennis Gartman, Editor & Publisher of The Gartman Letter, explains why he's bullish on gold in yen and euro terms, instead of the U.S. dollar.

Are 'human factors' to blame for AirAsia flight crash?

Desmond Ross, Principal of DRA International, says "bad decisions" made by the pilot could have contributed to the fatal crash of AirAsia flight QZ8501.

Gartman: Not changing bullish outlook on stocks

Dennis Gartman, Editor & Publisher of The Gartman Letter, is confident that U.S. equities remain on an uptrend and discusses why the Fed's first rate hike could be later than expected.

Look out for these in the week ahead   Sun, 4 Jan '15 | 5:06 PM ET
Look out for these in the week ahead

CNBC's Pauline Chiou takes you through the key events that Asian investors will be watching this week.

US economy facing a 'new normal': Rabobank

Michael Every, head of Financial Markets Research, Asia-Pacific at Rabobank, says U.S. data still present a mixed picture. He later outlines his forecasts for Asian currencies in 2015.

China prefers mini stimulus amid slowdown: UBS

Donna Kwok, senior China economist at UBS, says Beijing will continue to hold back from massive easing measures and will opt for infrastructure support when necessary.

Fed not in a hurry to raise rates: SocGen   Thu, 1 Jan '15 | 7:03 PM ET
Fed not in a hurry to raise rates: SocGen

While there are improvements in the U.S. labor market, inflation will likely remain low, says Xavier Denis, economist & strategist at Societe Generale. He later explains his neutral rating on global equities.

Bad weather hampers AirAsia search   Thu, 1 Jan '15 | 6:52 PM ET
Bad weather hampers AirAsia search

Search and recovery efforts for AirAsia flight QZ8501 off the coast of Borneo have been slow due to poor weather and heavy seas. CNBC's Pauline Chiou has more.

Amid food scares, young Chinese turn to organic farming

Food safety concerns have prompted the younger generation in China to seek alternative channels for fresh produce and meat. CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports.

2015 looks promising for trade deals: Pro   Thu, 1 Jan '15 | 6:31 PM ET
2015 looks promising for trade deals: Pro

Deborah Kay Elms, executive director at Asian Trade Centre, expects the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations to conclude this spring, along with a wrap up of China-South Korea trade pact.

Will the Fed go slow on lifting interest rates?

As long as the Fed is convinced that the economy is recovering, rate hikes could be announced at every policy meeting, starting from early 2016, says Richard Jerram, chief economist at Bank of Singapore.

Concerned about battery life of QZ8501 pingers: Pro

Alan Diehl, former NTSB investigator, speculates on possible reasons that there have been no definitive signals from the AirAsia plane's black boxes.

Tracking recovery efforts of AirAsia flight QZ8501

Jonathan Galaviz, partner at Global Market Advisors, says recovery operations may last for a "significant amount of time", but the likelihood of retrieving the black box and flight data recorder remains high.

In Asia, who wins and who loses in 2015?   Tue, 30 Dec '14 | 7:34 PM ET
In Asia, who wins and who loses in 2015?

Vishnu Varathan, senior economist at Mizuho Bank, says the turmoil in oil markets and uncertainty surrounding the Fed's first rate hike could be a boon for India, but may hurt Malaysia and Indonesia.

Shanghai Composite to hit 3,500 in 2015, says this expert

Stephen Sheung, head of Investment Strategy at SHK Private, says China will be the top market in the new year, with potential for double digit upside.

QZ8501 recovery will depend on weather: Expert

Hugh Ritchie, CEO of Aviation Consultants International, says recovery efforts may not take too long as sea waters are not too rough at the moment, but he warns of unpredictable weather.

Could bad weather slow QZ8501's recovery efforts?

In the days ahead, daily showers and thunderstorms can be expected in the area where the AirAsia plane crashed, says Justin Povick, meteorologist at AccuWeather.

2014 wrap-up: Asian leaders push for reforms

Leaders in Asia have grabbed the spotlight this year by engaging in bold reform moves. CNBC's Pauline Chiou takes a closer look in this report.

2014 wrap-up: Busy year for central banks   Tue, 30 Dec '14 | 6:48 PM ET
2014 wrap-up: Busy year for central banks

It's been a very active year for global central banks, with the Fed ending its historic easing program while its global peers engaged in easy money policies. CNBC's Adam Bakhtiar reports.

In 2015, commodities will come back in vogue: Pro

The commodity sector, with the exclusion of oil, will likely see a resurgence next year, says Jack Bouroudjian, CIO at Index Financial Partners.

Contact Asia Video


    Get the best of CNBC in your inbox

    Please choose a subscription

    Please enter a valid email address
    To learn more about how we use your information,
    please read our Privacy Policy.

Asia Business Day

  • Hosted by Adam Bakhtiar and Pauline Chiou from the Singapore Exchange, The Rundown is your essential guide to begin your day. Catch up on all the buzz from Wall Street and arm yourself with everything you need to know for the coming Asia trading day.

  • Anchored by Bernie Lo and Susan Li from Hong Kong, Squawk Box delivers all the news and views of top CEOs, influential asset managers and newsmakers. The program also launches you into the Asia trading day, covering key market opens, including Tokyo, Hong Kong and Shanghai.

  • Martin Soong and Oriel Morrison co-host Street Signs from the Singapore Exchange, following the day's biggest moves to provide CNBC's audience with actionable, real-time insights. From the anchor desk to trading desks around the region, Street Signs helps you to capitalize on the plays of the day.