Squawk Box Asia


  • Don't Sell Yet, Dow Headed to 18,000: Pro Wednesday, 8 May 2013 | 2:35 AM ET

    Sell in May and go away? Not according to one portfolio manager who says the Dow Jones Industrial Average closing above 15,000 for the first time ever on Tuesday is just the start.

  • Markets Show Unsustainable Ideal: Pro     Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 8:05 PM ET

    David Roche, Global Strategist at Independent Strategy, explains why he thinks current conditions for the markets point to an unsustainable ideal.

  • Raymond Tong, GM of Corporate Development at China Resources Enterprise shares the results of YPO's latest Global Pulse Confidence Index. The survey finds Japan's confidence level at its highest while optimism in China has tempered slightly.

  • Dow to Hit 18,000 in Two Years: Pro     Tuesday, 7 May 2013 | 6:50 PM ET

    Gene Peroni, SVP & Portfolio Manager at Advisors Asset Management explains how the strong economic rebound in the U.S and support from the Fed will lead the Dow to 18,000.

  • Nikkei Tops 14,000, Highest Since Lehman Crisis Monday, 6 May 2013 | 11:14 PM ET

    Nikkei stock index is back on a tear. The index surged past the 14,000 level for the first time in nearly five years on Tuesday, boosted by weakness in the yen.

  • Watch Out Euro Bulls, Draghi Is Watching You Monday, 6 May 2013 | 11:04 PM ET
    ECB President Mario Draghi

    European Central Bank Chief Mario Draghi's latest comments that further monetary easing in the euro area is possible is making euro bulls think twice, say currency analysts.

  • US Crude May Hit $100 on Payrolls, Geo-Politics Monday, 6 May 2013 | 9:14 PM ET

    Benchmark U.S. crude prices may test $100 a barrel this week boosted by forecast-beating job numbers and as renewed tensions in the Middle East stoke fears of supply disruptions.

  • Abenomics Gets a 10 out of 10: Pro     Monday, 6 May 2013 | 7:40 PM ET

    Jesper Koll, MD & Head of Japanese Equity Research at JPMorgan Securities Japan explains how Abenomics has created positive wealth effects on the economy and boosted retail spending.

  • Marc Desmidt, MD & Head of Alpha Strategies at BlackRock Asia Pacific discusses the structural policies of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe - the last of his 3 policy 'arrows.'

  • Asia's Tryst With Ageing Population     Monday, 6 May 2013 | 7:07 PM ET

    Marc Desmidt, MD & Head of Alpha Strategies at BlackRock Asia Pacific, remains positive on Asian bonds and equities He suggests how investors should brace for Asia's tryst with ageing population.

  • Dan Yergin, Vice Chairman at IHS, discusses the fundamentals driving the price of oil, and assesses the impact of the Syrian crisis on crude price.

  • Malaysia Stocks Hit Record High After Elections Sunday, 5 May 2013 | 10:04 PM ET
    Malaysia's Prime Minister and Barisan Nasional (BN) chairman Najib Razak celebrates his election victory in Kuala Lumpur.

    Malaysia's financial markets witnessed a historic day Monday as the benchmark stock index soared to an all-time high after the country's ruling coalition returned to power.

  • ASEAN Region Holding Strong: Pro     Sunday, 5 May 2013 | 8:35 PM ET

    Bhaskar Laxminarayan, CIO, Asia at Pictet Wealth Management shares his top picks among ASEAN markets.

  • Malaysia Business Conditions Post-Election     Sunday, 5 May 2013 | 8:18 PM ET

    Zafrul Aziz, CEO of Maybank Investment Bank, describes the election results from the perspective of Malaysia Inc.

  • Stuart Crow, Head of Asia Pacific Capital Markets at Jones Lang LaSalle says Japan's real estate market will benefit from Abenomics. He says most of the investments so far have been in offices but he expects a pick up in the retail and logistics sectors.

  • Long-Term Opportunities in ASEAN     Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 8:35 PM ET

    Catherine Yeung, Investment Director at Fidelity Worldwide Investment shares her top picks among the ASEAN markets and explains why Fidelity is underweight on Indonesia and Malaysia.

  • What's the Next Big Thing in Tech Innovation?     Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 8:20 PM ET

    John Sculley, Former Apple CEO, Former PepsiCo President, and Partner at Sculley Brothers says Apple is still a strong player in the tech arena. He also sheds light on what could be the next big innovation from the technology and healthcare space.

  • Idris Jala, Minister in the Prime Minister's Department, and CEO of Pemandu highlights what the government has done to address key issues facing citizens, including cost of living and corruption. He says the government's transformation program is a key priority.

  • Asia-Pacific's Newest Destination: Mexico     Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 7:45 PM ET

    Jorge Mariscal, Regional CIO, Emerging Markets at UBS discusses the agenda for President Obama's Mexico visit plus the nation's growing importance for Asia-Pacific countries.

  • Giant Rubber Duckie Captures Hong Kong's Heart     Thursday, 2 May 2013 | 7:23 PM ET

    CNBC's Bernie Lo and Emily Chan discuss the newest addition to the city of Hong Kong: a giant, inflatable rubber duck.

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.

  • Susan Li co-anchors CNBC's flagship morning program Squawk Box.