Managing Asia


  • Ctrip: Surviving China's competitive tourism sector

    China's booming travel sector is driving growth for many online players. In this episode of "Managing Asia", CNBC speaks to the boss of mainland's biggest travel website, Ctrip.com.

  • Caterpillar looks to 2016 for earnings recovery Thursday, 2 Apr 2015 | 9:39 PM ET
    The CAT logo is displayed on a Caterpillar construction equipment.

    Banking on a steady recovery in the U.S. and a potential revival of the European economy, Caterpillar believes that 2016 will be a better year.

  • Caterpillar's shaky ground in 2015   Tuesday, 7 Apr 2015 | 5:30 AM ET
    Caterpillar's shaky ground in 2015

    Doug Oberhelman, CEO and Chairman of Caterpillar, discusses the challenges that the world's biggest construction and mining equipment giant is facing.

  • Australians still spending? Wesfarmers says yes Thursday, 12 Mar 2015 | 9:08 PM ET
    Richard Goyder, chief executive officer and managing director of Wesfarmers.

    Consumer confidence in Australia is holding up amid a transition away from resources-led growth, the chief of Wesfarmers told CNBC.

  • Wesfarmers' quest for growth   Friday, 13 Mar 2015 | 5:30 AM ET
    Wesfarmers' quest for growth

    Richard Goyder, CEO of Wesfarmers, tells CNBC's Christine Tan the outlook for the Australian conglomerate's retail and coal businesses.

  • China tycoon: It's not game over for housing Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 11:50 PM ET

    China's real estate sector still stands to see sustainable growth, according to the billionaire behind Dalian Wanda Group.

  • Dalian Wanda: 2015 will see better quality growth   Thursday, 5 Mar 2015 | 8:17 PM ET
    Dalian Wanda: 2015 will see better quality growth

    While the company will likely see slower growth this year as China's economy cools, the quality of growth will be better, says Wang Jianlin, chairman of Dalian Wanda Group.

  • Asia’s Netflix aims to shake up startup world Thursday, 26 Feb 2015 | 5:38 PM ET
    Patrick Grove, co-founder and CEO of Catcha Group.

    Dubbed as Asia's answer to Netflix, iflix's founder is confident that the new startup will trigger a shake-up in the industry.

  • Dotcom's comeback kid bets big with Asia's Netflix

    After going through the punishing depths of 2000's dot-com bubble burst, Patrick Grove, co-founder and CEO of Catcha Group, lived to tell his story in this week's "Managing Asia."

  • Despite oversupply, this hotelier’s big on Asia Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 7:57 PM ET
    Sonia Cheng, CEO of Rosewood Hotel Group.

    Oversupply is a growing problem in Asia's hospitality market, but the boss of Rosewood Hotel Group regards it as "healthy competition."

  • Rosewood Hotel: Undeterred by headwinds in China   Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 8:26 PM ET
    Rosewood Hotel: Undeterred by headwinds in China

    Sonia Cheng, CEO of Rosewood Hotel Group, explains her bullish outlook on China's hospitality sector in this week's "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
    Meet China's 'New Energy King'

    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
    What motivates Asian women leaders

    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.

  • Southeast Asia rings in big business for e-retailer Zalora

    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
    The man behind Indonesian conglomerate Citramas

    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
    Keeping the sparkle in Tiffany

    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.

Contact Managing Asia

  • Upcoming Episode

    Friday, 24 April 2015

    Anchor Christine Tan

    Thomas Flohr
    Founder and Chairman, VistaJet

    Thomas Flohr, Founder and Chairman, VistaJet

    Swiss luxury private jet company VistaJet is shooting for the skies. Christine Tan meets its flamboyant owner Thomas Flohr inside his plane during a stop-over in Singapore, to find out the money behind ultra-luxury travel, as well as his flight plan to gain traction across the globe including 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 17:30

    Saturday 11:00, 17:00, 20:30

    Sunday 01:00, 04:00, 07:00, 10:30, 19:00, 21:30

    Monday 04:30

    Australia (SYD)

    Saturday 17:00, 20:30

    Sunday 01:00, 04:00, 07:00, 10:30, 19:00, 21:30

    Monday 01:30, 03:30, 07:30, 17:30

    Europe (CET)

    Saturday 03.30, 06.30, 09.30

    Sunday 00.00, 02.30, 05.00




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