Managing Asia


  • Raoul: Aim for 'scalable, sustainable' expansion  Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 8:53 PM ET

    Douglas Benjamin, Co-founder of Raoul and COO of FJ Benjamin Group, tells CNBC how the Singapore fashion label plans to make further inroads into international markets.

  • Singapore zoo CEO takes a leap into the wild Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 6:27 PM ET
    People visit the white rhinoceros enclosure at the Singapore Zoo.

    Two years after leaving the food and beverage industry, Singaporean Lee Meng Tat is now living a wild life – quite literally.

  • Here's why running a zoo is no easy feat  Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 8:54 PM ET

    Lee Meng Tat, CEO of Wildlife Reserves Singapore, describes the challenges he faced while running one of Asia's top wildlife parks.

  • Bet on China? This luxury retailer says no hurry Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 6:40 PM ET
    Patek Philippe products are displayed at a watch and jewellery fair in Basel, Switzerland.

    While global luxury brands are stepping up the battle for Asia's shoppers, Swiss watch manufacturer Patek Philippe prefers to keep things slow.

  • Patek Philippe: Expanding slowly in China  Thursday, 10 Jul 2014 | 8:54 PM ET

    CNBC's Christine Tan speaks to the father and son team behind Swiss watchmaker Patek Philippe on why it's taking its time to expand in China.

  • Macau's casino tycoon: I don't gamble Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 6:57 PM ET
    Lui Che-woo, chairman of Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd.

    Lui Che Woo, founder and chairman of Galaxy Entertainment, runs six casinos in Macau but he told CNBC that gambling isn’t really his cup of tea.

  • 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.

  • Royal Group: Split was all about succession  Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 8:53 PM ET

    Asok Kumar Hiranandani, Chairman of Royal Group Holdings, says the carving up of its family business in 2011 was necessary for its succession and future expansion plans.

  • We have underinvested: Sina CEO Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 8:42 PM ET
    China's Weibo CEO Charles Chao.

    Popular micro-blogging site Weibo is thriving but the CEO of parent firm Sina Corporation told CNBC he neglected investment in its core portal.

  • Sina CEO: Focusing on user growth  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 8:53 PM ET

    Charles Chao, Chairman and CEO of SINA, describes what his priorities are for this year.

  • 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."

  • The 'next big thing' for Shanghai Tang's founder  Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 5:50 PM ET

    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.

Contact Managing Asia

  • Upcoming Episode

    Friday, 19 December 2014

    Anchor Kaori Enjoji

    Michael Kowalski
    CEO, Tiffany & Co.

    Michael Kowalski, CEO of Tiffany and Co.

    Michael Kowalski, CEO of Tiffany and Co., has kept the global sales of America's biggest jeweler shining through rough times. As he prepares to step down, he talks to Kaori Enjoji about the plans he has set in motion to keep the sparkle on the 177-year-old icon.

    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 18:00

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

    Australia (SYD)

    Saturday 18:00

    Sunday 06:00, 19:00

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

    New Zealand (NZ)

    Saturday 20:00

    Sunday 08:00, 21:00

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

    Europe (CET)

    Saturday 03.30, 06.30, 09.30

    Sunday 00.00, 02.30, 05.00




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