Squawk Box Asia


  • Eric Cantor: US remains committed to Asia Pacific  Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 8:55 PM ET

    Eric Cantor, U.S. House Majority Leader, explains what he hopes to achieve during his visit to Japan.

  • 4 more crew members arrested for ferry tragedy  Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 8:47 PM ET

    South Korean authorities have arrested four additional crew members of the Sewol ferry after President Park Geun-hye likened the actions of the crew "to murder." CNBC's June Yoon reports.

  • SecondMarket: Why we launched a bitcoin trust  Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 8:38 PM ET

    Barry Silbert, Founder & CEO of SecondMarket, explains the firm's decision to launch a bitcoin investment trust.

  • Obama's Asia visit is symbolic: Senator  Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 8:09 PM ET

    Roger Wicker, U.S. Republican Senator, explains why he's not optimistic that President Obama will make any progress on trade talks during his visit to Asia this week.

  • Sina CEO: 'We priced Weibo IPO too low'  Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 7:44 PM ET

    At the China Entrepreneur Club summit, Charles Chao, Chairman & CEO of Sina, describes why the firm priced its Weibo IPO at the lower projected range.

  • Why Obama's Asia visit is 'merely a show'  Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 7:35 PM ET

    Larry Lindsey, President & CEO of The Lindsey Group, discusses why U.S. President Barack Obama's visit to Asia this week may not yield any breakthrough in trade negotiations.

  • Only earnings can lift US shares higher: Blackrock  Monday, 21 Apr 2014 | 7:09 PM ET

    Russ Koesterich, Global Chief Investment Strategist at Blackrock, says gains on Wall Street will need to be spurred by corporate earnings rather than multiple expansion.

  • Agriculture is 'a drag on Japan': Pro  Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 | 9:52 PM ET

    Frank Lavin, CEO at Export Now, discusses the issue of agriculture and auto subsidies between Japan and the U.S. amid negotiations of the Trans-pacific Partnership (TPP).

  • Boh Plantations: Why Malaysian tea is unique  Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 | 9:42 PM ET

    Caroline Russell, CEO of Boh Plantations, speaks to CNBC's Julia Wood about the company's focus on maintaining dominance in its home market of Malaysia.

  • Expect upside surprises in US earnings: Pro  Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 | 9:04 PM ET

    Hans Goetti, Head of Investment Asia at Banque Internationale a Luxembourg, says low expectations for U.S. earnings could result in better-than-expected results.

  • WGC: Beijing's gold imports is a sign of reform  Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 | 8:53 PM ET

    Albert Cheng, Managing Director, Far East at the World Gold Council, describes the benefits of China's decision to allow gold imports via Beijing.

  • Volkswagen: Pushing for electrification in China  Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 | 8:47 PM ET

    As the Beijing Auto Show kicks off on Monday, Martin Winterkorn, Chairman and CEO at Volkswagen, says plug-in hybrids will dominate its lineup in China for alternative energy cars.

  • US dollar to see gains this week: Maybank  Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 | 8:32 PM ET

    Saktiandi Supaat, Head of Global FX Strategy at Maybank, expects U.S. durable goods data and corporate earnings to provide support for the greenback this week.

  • Ford bets big on China's luxury market  Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 | 8:25 PM ET

    Alan Mulally, CEO of Ford, tells CNBC's Eunice Yoon how the automaker is catching up in China with the debut of its Lincoln brand this year.

  • China Minsheng: How we're fighting shadow banking  Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 | 8:17 PM ET

    At the China Entrepreneur Club's annual summit, Liu Yonghao, Vice Chairman at China Minsheng Banking and Chairman of New Hope Group describes how traditional lenders are helping small firms get loans.

  • Weak yen failed to boost exports: Economist  Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 | 7:52 PM ET

    Richard Jerram, Chief Economist at the Bank of Singapore, explains the factors that led Japan to post a disappointing 1.8 percent annual rise in March exports.

  • Why did Weibo trim the number of its shares?  Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 | 7:32 PM ET

    Francis Gaskins, Director of Research at Equities.com, says Weibo's decision to cut the size of its initial public offering may be due to a 5 percent drop in revenue for the March quarter.

  • China is the 'macro risk' this week: Economist  Sunday, 20 Apr 2014 | 7:04 PM ET

    While U.S. earnings remain an important market mover, Richard Jerram, Chief Economist at the Bank of Singapore, says attention will be on the China's HSBC flash purchasing managers' index.

  • IMAX: Chinese willing to pay higher prices  Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 9:44 PM ET

    Richard Gelfond, CEO of IMAX, explains why the firm is still seeing "great appetite" for its theater in the mainland.

  • IMAX: Sale of stake in Chinese unit is 'strategic'  Wednesday, 16 Apr 2014 | 9:41 PM ET

    Richard Gelfond, CEO of IMAX, says the firm's decision to sell a 20 percent stake in its Chinese business could elevate growth and add on value for shareholders.

About Squawk Box Asia

  • Bernie Lo and Susan Li co-anchor Squawk Box from CNBC's Hong Kong studio. Squawk Box, the marquee brand in business news, is where enlightening and engaging conversations about the top stories of the day take place. Get all your news and hear the views of top CEOs, influential asset managers and newsmakers. The programme also launches you into the Asia trading day, covering key market opens, including Tokyo, Hong Kong and Shanghai.

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  • Based at CNBC's Hong Kong studios, Bernie Lo covers core business day programming and co-anchors Squawk Box Asia.

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