Squawk Box Asia


  • Challenges ahead for Syriza's Tspiras  Sunday, 25 Jan 2015 | 7:31 PM ET

    Stefan Auer, Associate Professor, University of Hong Kong, discusses whether Greek leftist leader Alexis Tsipras can realize his promise to renegotiate Greece's debt agreements.

  • Why venture capital is back in Israel  Sunday, 25 Jan 2015 | 7:22 PM ET

    With innovation at an all-time high in Israel, venture capital funds are investing heavily into technology-related Israeli firms, says Fiona Darmon, Partner at Jerusalem Venture Partners.

  • Tracking the rise of economic nationalism  Sunday, 25 Jan 2015 | 7:13 PM ET

    As exemplified by the Swiss National Bank, individual countries are taking precautionary measures to avoid being impacted by global monetary policies, says Jimmy Koh, Economic-Treasury Research, UOB.

  • How long will the plunge in oil prices go on for?  Sunday, 25 Jan 2015 | 6:41 PM ET

    Warren Gilman, Chairman & CEO of CEF Holdings, says the decline in crude oil prices may not "be a matter of weeks or months" as it will take time for the issue of oversupply to be resolved.

  • Thomas Pickering, Former U.S. Ambassador to India from 1992-1993, discusses the significance of U.S. President Obama's visit to India and the breakthrough in a stalled nuclear deal.

  • What Greek elections mean for European QE  Sunday, 25 Jan 2015 | 6:17 PM ET

    Mark Okada, Co-Founder & CIO of Highland Capital, says the results of Greece's elections indicate that reform is the real solution to long-term growth in Europe.

  • 'Japan is in a good place': Expert  Sunday, 25 Jan 2015 | 6:00 PM ET

    With a weak yen boosting exports, along with cheaper oil that is equivalent to a tax cut for Japan, the country is in a good place this year, says Mark Hibbs, Partner & CIO at Adamas Asset Management.

  • HSBC: 'China's not out of the woods yet'  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 8:45 PM ET

    Frederic Neumann, Co-Head of Asian Economics Research at HSBC, says continued contraction in the manufacturing sector may warrant more easing from Chinese authorities.

  • More rate cuts to come in India?  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 8:40 PM ET

    Arundhati Bhattacharya , Chairperson of State Bank of India, believes that the Reserve Bank of India's unscheduled rate cut last week signals the start of an easing cycle.

  • 'MSCI China is a modest buy for 2015': Pro  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 8:15 PM ET

    Chris Konstantinos, Director of International Portfolio Management at Riverfront Investment Group, explains why he is "modestly bullish" on the MSCI China index.

  • Ex-US ambassador: Saudi will remain stable  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 8:05 PM ET

    Saudi Arabia will want to maintain stability, so significant changes in foreign and economic policies are unlikely in the short term, says Robert Jordan, Former U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

  • Telecommunications are 'scale games': Analyst  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 7:50 PM ET

    Chris Lane , Senior Research Analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein, discusses news that Telefónica may sell its British mobile business to Li Ka-shing's Hutchison Whampoa..

  • 'Abe is in an impossible situation': Eurasia  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 7:40 PM ET

    Ian Bremmer , President of Eurasia Group, says Prime Minister Abe may not be able to negotiate with the Islamist militants who have threatened to kill two Japanese nationals by Friday unless Tokyo pays a $200 million ransom.

  • Estimating QE's impact in Europe  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 7:10 PM ET

    Khiem Do, Head of Asian Multi-Asset at Baring Asset Management, discusses the effectiveness of quantitative easing in Europe and what the massive stimulus package means for Asia.

  • Saudi's King Abdullah has passed away at 90  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 7:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Hadley Gamble reports about the death of Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah, who is known as the "Great reformer" for pushing large-scale education and infrastructure projects in the oil-rich nation.

  • Delta: Cheap oil to add $2B to bottomline  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 6:43 PM ET

    Vinay Dube, Senior Vice President for Asia Pacific at Delta Air Lines, expects the ongoing rout in oil prices to add $2 billion to its bottomline in 2015.

  • GE: More needs to be done after European QE  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 6:39 PM ET

    John Rice, Vice Chairman, President & CEO, GE Global Growth & Operations, says the long-term solution to European growth woes lies in the creation of jobs.

  • Open-ended ECB QE has a 'wow' factor: StanChart  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 6:31 PM ET

    Sarah Hewin, Head of Macro Research for Europe at Standard Chartered, says the fact that the European Central Bank left its bond-buying program open-ended is a big boost for the economy.

  • Global equities jolted by 'open-ended' European QE  Thursday, 22 Jan 2015 | 6:15 PM ET

    Peter Boockvar, Chief Market Analyst at The Lindsey Group, attributes the buoyant market reaction to how the European Central Bank left its bond-buying program open-ended.

  • This startup helps you sell your personal data  Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 | 8:45 PM ET

    Matt Hogan, CEO at Datacoup, says the firm helps users to harvest their data and allows them to get a cut from the sale of this personal information.

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