Managing Asia


  • China's richest man is dreaming big Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 6:51 PM ET

    Chinese billionaire Li Hejun, China's richest man, insists that "money is just a by-product" of pursuing dreams.

  • Meet China's 'New Energy King'  Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 4:30 AM ET

    China's solar tycoon Li Hejun has pipped Alibaba's Jack Ma to become the country's richest man, but will the sun continue to shine on Hanergy's founder Li Hejun? CNBC's "Managing Asia" finds out.

  • What motivates Asian women leaders  Friday, 23 Jan 2015 | 4:30 AM ET

    This week's "Managing Asia" features some of Asia's most inspirational women and finds out what motivates them.

  • Zalora bets big on Southeast Asia Thursday, 15 Jan 2015 | 11:05 PM ET

    Asian fashion e-commerce start-up Zalora is betting big on Southeast Asia as it aims to become a multi-billion-dollar company, its managing director said.

  • 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.

  • Oil turmoil not a worry for this Indonesian tycoon Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 8:12 PM ET

    Indonesian tycoon Kris Wiluan isn't worried that the oil rout will hurt demand for his firm's oil exploration and production services.

  • The man behind Indonesian conglomerate Citramas  Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 1:00 AM ET

    In this episode of "Managing Asia", CNBC speaks to Kris Wiluan, chairman of Citramas Group, about how he became one of the savviest players in Indonesia's oil and gas sector.

  • Luxury jeweler Tiffany remains hopeful on Europe Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 1:20 AM ET
    Pedestrians walk past a Tiffany & Co. store as it stands illuminated at night in Shanghai, China.

    Despite a slowing economy, Europe still presents opportunities for robust growth, the chief of America's biggest jeweler, Tiffany & Co., told CNBC.

  • 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.

Contact Managing Asia

  • Upcoming Episode

    Friday, 6 March 2015

    Anchor Christine Tan

    Wang Jianlin
    Chairman, Dalian Wanda Group

    Chinese real estate billionaire Wang Jianlin has grabbed the world's attention with his headline acquisitions into cinemas, hotels and a Spanish football club. This week, Christine Tan gets up close with Dalian Wanda Group's Chairman, China's second richest man, to find out more about his global entertainment ambitions, and whether he can truly create a Hollywood in China.

    About Managing Asia

    "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.


    Asia (SIN/HK)

    Friday 18:30

    Saturday 10:30, 18:00

    Sunday 06:00, 10:00, 19:00

    Monday 04:30

    Australia (SYD)

    Saturday 18:00

    Sunday 06:00, 10:00, 19:00

    Monday 04:30, 08:30, 15:00

    New Zealand (NZ)

    Saturday 20:00

    Sunday 08:00, 12:00, 21:00

    Monday 06:30, 10:30, 17:00

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    Saturday 03.30, 06.30, 09.30

    Sunday 00.00, 02.30, 05.00




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