Squawk Box Asia


  • It's All About 'Equality' for STOXX     Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 8:36 PM ET

    Hartmut Graf, CEO of STOXX explains how the new China A-50 index gives smaller companies the same weighting as the larger ones.

  • New Century Asset Mgmt: Expansion Plans     Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 7:37 PM ET

    Derek Cheung, Executive Director and CEO at New Century Asset Management says he's out to create an asset heavy vehicle. Cheung also says that despite China's slowdown, demand for New Century's properties will only push higher.

  • Will There Be Progress at US-China Talks?     Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 6:35 PM ET

    Stapleton Roy, Director at the Kissinger Institute on China and the United States, discusses whether or not there will be any concrete deliverables from this year's strategic and economic dialogue between China and the U.S.

  • What China's Battered Stock Market Is Telling Us Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013 | 12:54 AM ET

    China's battered stock market has taken another tumble this week – a sign perhaps that the country's investors are bracing for a faster-than-anticipated slowdown in the world's second largest economy.

  • Oil Rally Not Just About Egypt: Deutsche Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 10:47 PM ET

    The jump past triple-digits for U.S. crude was only in part due to Cairo. Deutsche Bank says the real reason may be in the fuel tanks of American oil storage hub Cushing, Oklahoma.

  • Oil Looks ‘Overbought’ as Brent Nears $110 Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 10:46 PM ET

    Benchmark Brent crude is poised to test $110 a barrel this week, amid lingering fears of supply disruptions and expectations of improving U.S. demand after positive jobs data.

  • Challenges for the Platinum Industry     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 8:19 PM ET

    Greg Johnson, President & CEO of Prophecy Platinum, talks about the rise in platinum prices and the impact of mining labor unrest in South Africa.

  • How Soon Could the Fed Begin Tapering?     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 8:12 PM ET

    With the U.S. recovery on track, Tim Condon, Head of Research, Asia at ING Financial Markets shares his thoughts on when the U.S central bank could start withdrawing its stimulus program.

  • Still Awaiting Japan's 'Third Arrow:' Pro     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 7:44 PM ET

    Mikhail Zverev, Head of Global Equities at Standard Life Investments is optimistic on Japan's policy impact and voices the need for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to begin structural reforms.

  • China's Coal Obsession Is Costing Lives     Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 7:05 PM ET

    A new study finds that air pollution in the north of China has reduced life expectancy by an average of 5 and a half years. CNBC's Asia Squawk box team has more.

  • Ex-US Presidential Candidate: Snowden Is No Hero Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 1:16 AM ET
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    U.S. politician and former presidential candidate Jon Huntsman has rubbished claims that fugitive Edward Snowden could be considered a 'patriot' or a 'hero.'

  • Bond Yields Creep Closer to the Pain Threshold Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 12:24 AM ET
    Traders work in the S&P 500 options pit at the Chicago Board Options Exchange

    Yields on U.S government bonds are now fast approaching a pain threshold for the Fed, say experts.

  • Hong Kong Sees No Shelter From Housing Storm Monday, 8 Jul 2013 | 12:15 AM ET

    Slowing demand, higher interest rates and tight restrictions present a perfect storm for one of Asia's hottest property markets.

  • Trade Deal Benefits US More Than EU: Expert     Sunday, 7 Jul 2013 | 8:37 PM ET

    Pushan Dutt, Associate Professor for Economics and Political Science at INSEAD discusses the impact and potential results of trade talks between the U.S. and the EU.

  • Fed May Taper QE Program in Q1: Expert     Sunday, 7 Jul 2013 | 8:15 PM ET

    Rob Aspin, Head of Equity Investment Strategy at Standard Chartered Bank Wealth Management Group, says it's still too early to discuss the Fed's tapering of its QE program as data remains weak.

  • Headwinds Ahead for Hong Kong     Sunday, 7 Jul 2013 | 7:21 PM ET

    Frederic Neumann, MD & Co-Head of Asian Economics Research at HSBC, lists the most prominent headwinds investors in Hong Kong and China should be keeping an eye out for.

  • Fed Tapering May Begin Before December: Pro     Sunday, 7 Jul 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    Frederic Neumann, MD & Co-Head of Asian Economics Research at HSBC says that despite a 7.6% unemployment rate, the Fed may still taper if data continues to show green shoots.

  • Tech Mahindra Rides the Wave Of Challenges     Thursday, 4 Jul 2013 | 8:20 PM ET

    Rohit Gandhi, Senior Vice President, Asia, India & MENA at Tech Mahindra, says challenges in Europe's economy have led to opportunities for the company as people look to radically reform cost structures.

  • UBS's investing strategy for the ultrarich     Thursday, 4 Jul 2013 | 8:10 PM ET

    Simon Smiles, chief investment officer of the ultrahigh net worth segment at UBS Wealth Management, highlights investment trends in light of the diverging stance in global central banks.

  • Wanted: Lightweight Female-Only Cabin Crew     Thursday, 4 Jul 2013 | 7:38 PM ET

    Indian airline Go Air says it will stop hiring male flight attendants. Why? Because by hiring just women, the planes will be lighter, which means less fuel to fly. Is this a lawsuit waiting to happen?

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  • 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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