Managing Asia


  • This week, CNBC's "Managing Asia" looks at the competitive business of e-commerce in Southeast Asia, which many believe is about to skyrocket. Online fashion retailer Zalora is one of them.

  • Keeping the sparkle in Tiffany  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 1:05 AM ET

    As he prepares to step down next year, Michael Kowalski, Chairman and CEO of Tiffany & Co., tells CNBC the plans he has set in motion to keep the sparkle going for America's biggest jeweler.

  • Indonesia’s automotive giant backs fuel subsidy cut Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 7:52 PM ET
    A woman walks past signage for Astra International, in Jakarta, Indonesia.

    The head of Indonesia's largest automobile distributor supports the government's decision to cut fuel subsidies, even though it could impact the company's revenue.

  • Meet the man driving Indonesia's Astra  Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    In this week's "Managing Asia", CNBC's Christine Tan speaks to the man steering Indonesia's automotive giant - Prijono Sugiarto, President Director of Astra International.

  • US luxury label Tory Burch unfazed by HK protests Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 8:19 PM ET
    U.S. Designer Tory Burch.

    Protests put a huge dent on Hong Kong's lucrative luxury space, but American fashion designer Tory Burch remains optimistic on the ex-British colony.

  • Tory Burch: Expand in China slowly, strategically  Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 10:17 PM ET

    In an exclusive interview with CNBC's Christine Tan, U.S. fashion mogul Tory Burch outlines her expansion plans in the mainland.

  • Will China's slowdown chill Asian builders? Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 6:47 PM ET
    Chinese construction crew dismantles a building in Pudong, Shanghai, China.

    A deepening slowdown in China's property sector has triggered fears over a domino effect on Asia's builders, but some Asian builders remain optimistic.

  • What a China slowdown means for Asian builders  Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 8:52 PM ET

    China's property slowdown could benefit the rest of the region. Four influential Asian builders share their perspectives in this week's "Managing Asia."

  • Famous architect: This is the hardest place to work Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 9:00 PM ET
    Safdie Architects designed the building Chongqing Chaotianmen for the Chinese city of Chongqing, located near the Yangtze River and Jialing.

    Working in China requires "extraordinary persistence," according to world-renowned architect Moshe Safdie.

  • Speaking to CNBC's "Managing Asia" as part of the "Asia Builders" event, Moshe Safdie, Founder of Safdie Architects, explains why he's not worried about a market bubble in Asia.

  • Blue Bird Group aims for the sky with massive IPO Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 6:44 PM ET
    A scene of the roads in Jakarta, Indonesia.

    Blue Bird Group, Indonesia's largest taxi operator, is banking on its initial public offering (IPO) to fuel growth.

  • Indonesia's largest cab operator revives IPO plan  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 8:55 PM ET

    Speaking to CNBC in this week's "Managing Asia", Noni Purnomo, President Director of Blue Bird Group, hopes the upcoming initial public offering can speed up the firm's expansion.

  • World's largest pewter maker sets sights on China Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 6:35 PM ET
    A Royal Selangor pewter gallery at Clarke Quay, Singapore.

    As the world clamors for a slice of the burgeoning Chinese market, Malaysian pewter maker Royal Selangor believes China holds the key to innovation.

  • Malaysian pewter giant sets sights on China  Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 8:53 PM ET

    CNBC's Christine Tan speaks to the fourth-generation leaders behind the world's largest pewter maker Royal Selangor about their expansion plans in the mainland.

  • Century-old Singapore firm eyes billion-dollar goal Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 6:31 PM ET
    A selection of traditional Chinese herbal medicine.

    Once the ailing part of a family business, Singapore-listed Eu Yan Sang International, is in the pink of health.

  • Eu Yan Sang's succession planning roadmap  Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 8:55 PM ET

    Richard Eu, Group CEO of Eu Yan Sang International, is the fourth generation leader of the Singapore-listed family business. He tells CNBC how he is looking for his successor.

  • Tonics for CEOs: TCM boss shares health tips  Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    In this web-exclusive video for "Managing Asia", Richard Eu, CEO of Eu Yan Sang International, recommends some traditional Chinese herbs that fellow CEOs can take to stay healthy.

  • How this apparel giant stays ahead of the game  Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 9:10 PM ET

    Amid rising wages in China, Luen Thai Holdings has been seeking greener pastures in the likes of Southeast Asia so as to stay competitive. CNBC's Christine Tan has more.

  • Linc Energy CEO: Singapore listing was strategic Thursday, 21 Aug 2014 | 6:45 PM ET
    Workers working on an oil and gas processing deck.

    The CEO of Australian oil and gas producer Linc Energy said the firm does not regret switching its share market listing from Sydney to Singapore.

  • The man behind Linc Energy's comeback  Friday, 22 Aug 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Peter Bond, CEO of Linc Energy, explains why he took over the resources firm when it was on the verge of bankruptcy. He also tells CNBC the reason behind the switch in market listing from Sydney to Singapore.

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    "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.


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