Squawk Box Asia


  • Fukushima needs money and expertise: Pro     Monday, 2 Sep 2013 | 8:12 PM ET

    Tilman Ruff, Associate Professor at the University of Melbourne says the worsening state of Fukushima's nuclear plant requires international involvement.

  • Tornado hits Japan     Monday, 2 Sep 2013 | 7:05 PM ET

    A tornado ripped through areas of eastern Japan on Monday. CNBC's Tokyo bureau chief Kaori Enjoji has more.

  • China GDP revision indicates stabilization     Monday, 2 Sep 2013 | 6:47 PM ET

    Mario Pezzini, Director at the Development Centre of the OECD, says the downward revision of China's 2012 GDP to 7.7% from 7.8% does not indicate turbulence, saying he believes the economy has room to grow.

  • Spotlight falls on India's new central bank chief Sunday, 1 Sep 2013 | 9:54 PM ET
    Raghuram Rajan

    India should remain firmly in focus, as a new central bank governor takes the helm at a time of financial crisis in the country. The RBA and BoJ is also scheduled to meet this week.

  • The end of Asia's credit cycle     Sunday, 1 Sep 2013 | 8:21 PM ET

    Paul Schulte, CEO of Schulte Research International explains why the end of Asia's credit cycle will translate into overvalued currencies and overvalued asset prices.

  • Is Lawrence Summers the next Fed chief?     Sunday, 1 Sep 2013 | 7:09 PM ET

    Paul Krake, Founder of research consultancy firm, View from the Peak: Macro Strategies explains why he thinks Lawrence Summers is poised to be Ben Bernanke's successor.

  • US economy to see softer data in Q3: Expert     Sunday, 1 Sep 2013 | 6:15 PM ET

    Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist for Australia and New Zealand, HSBC, says a batch of soft U.S. economic data in Q3 will support the view that the Fed may only taper its QE program later in the year, and not in September.

  • How investors are protecting against inflation     Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 8:23 PM ET

    Philippa Malmgren, President of Principalis Asset Management, discusses how investors are finding new ways to protect against inflation.

  • Investing in a post-QE world: Pro     Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    Keith Fitz-Gerald, Chief Investment Strategist at Money Map Press, says the issue of QE comes down to whether or not it will be an organized dismantling of the balance sheet.

  • Just what will stop the emerging market carnage? Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 11:25 PM ET
    Democratic Youth Federation of India activists hold placards as they shout slogans during their protest over the rupee's fall in Hyderabad on August 23.

    As the carnage in emerging markets continues, policy makers may have no option but to resort to more aggressive measures to shore-up confidence in their battered currencies.

  • Deficit is Indonesia's top priority: Fin Min     Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 8:45 PM ET

    Chatib Basri, Finance Minister of Indonesia explains the measures the government is taking to stem capital outflows. He says their top priority is to improve the current account deficit.

  • The rationale behind Fonterra's product recall     Wednesday, 28 Aug 2013 | 8:04 PM ET

    Theo Spierings, CEO of Fonterra explains the rationale behind the company's product recall, after New Zealand officials cleared its whey protein concentrate of health risks.

  • Kingsoft rides China's mobile internet boom     Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 8:22 PM ET

    Zhang Hongjiang, CEO of Chinese online game and Internet software supplier Kingsoft says the reason behind the company's strong first half performance is due to increased uptake of security software in the mobile internet space.

  • When is it time to get back into EMs?     Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 7:09 PM ET

    Adrian Mowat, Managing Director and Chief Asian & Emerging Market Equity Strategist at J.P. Morgan, explains the catalysts investors are looking out for to get back into emerging markets.

  • Is Kuroda too 'in love' with his own policies? Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 1:04 AM ET
    Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda

    Bank of Japan (BOJ) Governor Haruhiko Kuroda is too "in love" with his own policies, according to one analyst who says the confidence could have some negative repercussions.

  • Is a spike in oil prices around the corner? Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 11:00 PM ET

    As oil markets start to anticipate the prospect of U.S. military intervention in Syria, just how high prices will climb could be anyone's guess, analysts say.

  • Rare brown panda found     Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 7:21 PM ET

    Four-year old Qizai is only one of five all-brown pandas known in the world. Scientists are currently studying him at a wildlife center in China to figure out why his fur is brown.

  • The BOJ is in love with its policies: Pro     Monday, 26 Aug 2013 | 7:08 PM ET

    Axel Merk, President & CIO, Merk Investments, on why he thinks the Bank of Japan is too confident of the success of its policies and discusses why he expects volatility to persist in emerging markets.

  • Gaurav Sodhi, Resources Analyst at Intelligent Investor explains what impact a possible U.S. military confrontation against Syria would have on benchmark crude prices.

  • Anthony Scaramucci, managing partner at SkyBridge Capital, explains why he's still bullish on U.S. equities despite talk that the Fed may taper its asset purchases before the year ends.

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