Managing Asia


  • Galaxy Group: China slowdown won't hurt us     Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 8:52 PM ET

    Lui Che Woo, Founder and Chairman of Galaxy Entertainment Group, tells CNBC why he's optimistic that his gaming business will reap better profits this year despite a slowdown in China.

  • Royal Group unfazed by competition in Singapore Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 9:40 PM ET

    Royal Group Holdings, a Singapore property group, isn't worried about competition even as the supply of hotel rooms continues to expand.

  • How this banker became a media magnate     Friday, 23 May 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    Hary Tanoesoedibjo, CEO of Indonesia's MNC Group, discusses how he made the switch from investment banking to establish one of the country's top media conglomerates.

  • The television is far from dead: Media mogul Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 11:48 PM ET

    The rise of mobile on-demand content consumption has led to predictions of the death of television but media mogul Haim Saban couldn't disagree more.

  • David Tang founded the Shanghai Tang boutique chain and restaurants including Island Tang in Hong Kong and China Tang in London.

    The founder of Shanghai Tang told CNBC that he has been described by people who work for him as a "tyrant."

  • In a preview of this week's Managing Asia episode, David Tang, founder of Shanghai Tang, tells CNBC's Christine Tan plans for his "next big thing" - retirement.

  • Luxury hotelier: Oversupply is a big issue for China Thursday, 24 Apr 2014 | 7:22 PM ET
    The illuminated exterior of The Peninsula Hong Kong in Tsim Sha Tsui, opened in 1928 and expanded in 1994 it is the flagship property of the The Peninsula Hotels group.

    Oversupply is a major issue in the Chinese hospitality market, CEO of luxury hotel group Hong Kong and Shanghai Hotels Clement Kwok told CNBC.

  • Global growth to remain muted: Deutsche Post DHL CEO Thursday, 17 Apr 2014 | 8:14 PM ET
    Frank Appel, CEO of Deutsche Post DHL, in one of his company's carbon-neutral mail delivery vehicles

    While Europe is showing signs of an economic recovery, no region is likely to see robust growth, the CEO of Deutsche Post DHL told CNBC.

  • Tigerair will 'roar again': Tiger CEO Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 6:48 PM ET
    This photograph taken on February 10, 2014 shows budget airline TigerAir parking at Changi International Airport in Singapore.

    Budget carrier Tigerair has had a bumpy ride recently, but CEO Koay Peng Yen, told CNBC he's confident the firm will turn things around.

  • Dell goes private: What's happened since Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 7:07 PM ET

    Since Dell's business went private, the PC giant has focused on shifting from a product provider to a problem solver, its president for Asia said.

  • A peek into the life of Dell's Asia chief     Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    Catch a preview of this week's Managing Asia episode with Amit Midha, President for Asia Pacific and Japan at Dell.

  • Tapping into Asia for growth     Friday, 21 Mar 2014 | 2:20 AM ET

    In this episode of Managing Asia, CNBC's Christine Tan speaks to the CEO of Emerson, David Farr, on his plans for the century old company in Asia.

  • Awfully Chocolate's sweet victory     Friday, 14 Mar 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    CNBC's Christine Tan speaks to Lyn Lee, founder of Singapore's Awfully Chocolate, who left her lawyer job in the middle of the Asian financial crisis to start up her own business.

  • Bank Mandiri's plans for growth     Friday, 28 Feb 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    With Indonesia's banking sector facing slower loan growth and tighter liquidity, CNBC's Christine Tan speaks to Budi Gunadi Sadikin, CEO of Bank Mandiri, to find out how he is coping.

  • Pertamina's roadmap to success     Friday, 21 Feb 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Indonesia's rising energy consumption is driving record profits at Pertamina, but the oil-and-gas giant is facing many challenges. CNBC's Christine Tan speaks exclusively to the firm's CEO Karen Agustiawan for more.

  • Garuda Indonesia's flight to success     Friday, 14 Feb 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    In this week's episode, CNBC's Christin Tan speaks to Emirsyah Satar, President and CEO of Garuda Indonesia, who is widely regarded for saving the airline from bankruptcy nine years ago.

  • Meet Indonesia's fearless restaurant tycoons Monday, 3 Feb 2014 | 1:18 AM ET

    Home to one of the youngest populations in the world, Indonesia is home to a new breed of entrepreneurs who are undeterred by high risks.

  • Lippo's Riady: I'm a regular businessman     Friday, 24 Jan 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    CNBC's Christine Tan sits down for an exclusive interview with Indonesian tycoon Mochtar Riady, Founder of the Lippo Group.

  • L'Occitane's 'sweet' success     Friday, 17 Jan 2014 | 4:30 AM ET

    In this week's episode of Managing Asia, CNBC's Christine Tan spoke to the CEO of L'Occitane, Reinold Geiger, about how he turned a struggling business into an international brand.

  • India’s economy is out of the woods: ICICI CEO Friday, 10 Jan 2014 | 12:36 AM ET

    After India’s growth rate halved over the past few years, the worst is finally over, says ICICI Bank CEO.

Contact Managing Asia

  • Upcoming Episode

    Friday, 27 June 2014

    Lui Che Woo, Founder and Chairman, Galaxy Entertainment

    Lui Che Woo, Founder and Chairman, Galaxy Entertainment

    A gamble 12 years ago shot Lui Che Woo's fortunes to galactic levels. The Hong Kong tycoon, now the second richest man in the territory, talks in-depth with Christine Tan about his bet on China's growing middle-class market, whether he plans to overtake Sheldon Adelson's Sands China as the top player on the Cotai Strip, and why he is always happy.

    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 17:30

    Saturday 06:30, 13:30, 15:00, 18:00

    Sunday 06:00, 10:00, 20:00

    Australia (SYD)

    Saturday 08:30, 18:00

    Sunday 01:30, 06:00, 08:30, 10:00, 12:30, 17:00, 20:00

    Monday 01:00, 07:00

    New Zealand (NZ)

    Saturday 10:30, 20:00

    Sunday 03:30, 08:00, 10:30, 12:00, 14:30, 19:00, 22:00

    Monday 03:00, 09:00

    Europe (CET)

    Saturday 03.30, 06.30, 09.30

    Sunday 00.00, 02.30, 05.00



  • Tan is the Singapore-based anchor for CNBC's longest-running feature "Managing Asia."