Squawk Box Asia


  • Precious metals, a viable alternative currency?  Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 7:23 PM ET

    Jim Sinclair, chairman of the Independent Advisory Board at the Singapore Precious Metals Exchange, explains why precious metals are an alternative to fiat currencies as the U.S. heads towards hyperinflation.

  • Europe's economy to expand 1.1% in 2014: UBS  Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    Andrew Cates, Senior International Economist at UBS Investment Bank says Europe's economy should expand at a reasonably robust pace in 2014 and contribute to the global growth equation.

  • BNY Mellon expands footprint into Asia  Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 6:45 PM ET

    Alan Harden, Chief Executive Officer of BNY Mellon Investment Management Asia Pacific discusses the group's plans to broaden its suite of investment services in Asia.

  • Why ECB has not been meeting its mandate  Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 6:35 PM ET

    Derek Halpenny, European Head of Global Markets Research at Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ says the ECB will be forced into action as it's mandate remains unfulfilled.

  • How serious is China about the environment?  Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 6:21 PM ET

    CNBC's Deirdre Wang Morris explains the environment-related reforms outlined in the government's policy blueprint.

  • Large cap stocks look undervalued: Pro  Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 5:20 PM ET

    John Buckingham, CIO at Al Frank Asset Management outlines the companies that are trading at inexpensive values.

  • Dollar bears face letdown on Fed forward guidance Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 1:43 AM ET

    The dollar index will likely extend its slide this week on expectations that top Federal Reserve policymakers believe it's still too early to taper.

  • What’s hot on Asia’s market agenda this week Sunday, 17 Nov 2013 | 9:34 PM ET

    In focus for Asia this week, China's manufacturing activity, a speech by Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke, Japanese export data and a Bank of Japan meeting.

  • Has China lost the urge to splurge?  Sunday, 17 Nov 2013 | 7:22 PM ET

    Charles Yan, Head of Greater China Consumer Research, Standard Chartered Bank says that while luxury consumption in China has fallen, consumers have increased their spending overseas.

  • Will China's reforms tackle its credit problems?  Sunday, 17 Nov 2013 | 6:41 PM ET

    Chi Lo, Senior Strategist, Greater China, BNP Paribas Investment Partners and Frederic Neumann, MD & Co-Head of Asian Economics Research at HSBC say shadow banking and credit risks could still rise in the next few years despite China's reform plans.

  • Barclays: Bullish on the yuan  Sunday, 17 Nov 2013 | 6:33 PM ET

    Aroop Chatterjee, FX Strategist at Barclays joins us live at SGX to explain his bullish stance on the Chinese Yuan as the nation continues its re-balancing drive and growth slows.

  • From Haiti to Haiyan, Google turns despair into hope Friday, 15 Nov 2013 | 1:02 AM ET
    A woman navigates a road filled with debris in Leyte, Philippines, an area devastated by Typhoon Haiyan.

    Many survivors are being reunited with loved ones via Google's Person Finder, now in its third year and battle-tested during past disasters.

  • Helping people locate each other via Google  Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 7:51 PM ET

    Anthony Baxter, leader of Google's Crisis Response team, discusses the success of its Person Finder in helping locate victims of Typhoon Haiyan.

  • Why there won't be any QE in Europe for now  Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 7:22 PM ET

    Janet Henry, Chief European Economist at HSBC says QE is a possibility in Europe but it won't be in 2014. She says the ECB knows it can't solve all of the euro zone's problems.

  • Dugan: Revenue growth still lagging  Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 7:15 PM ET

    Gary Dugan CIO, Asia & Middle East at Coutts warns that global markets may be in a bubble as revenue growth is still below par while there are some opportunities in the EMs.

  • Global Logistic Properties launches China fund  Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 6:34 PM ET

    Jeffrey Schwartz, Co-Founder & Chairman of the Executive Committee at warehouse operator Global Logistics Properties discusses its $3 billion China-focused logistics-inftrastructure fund.

  • Time for the Fed to taper QE: Pro  Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 6:12 PM ET

    Glenn Maguire, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at ANZ says the case for Fed tapering has been made given how elevated asset prices are.

  • Tissot: How we are bucking global downtrend  Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 6:00 PM ET

    In an exclusive interview, Francois Thiebaud, President of Swiss watchmaker Tissot explains how the firm manages to increase output and gain market share every year.

  • Former Fed governor: 'I would taper right now'  Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 5:50 PM ET

    Robert Heller, Former Governor of the Federal Reserve thinks the U.S. economy no longer needs monetary support from the central bank.

  • Growing demand for wellbeing apps  Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 7:45 PM ET

    Jonathan Collins, Principal Analyst at technology market research firm, ABI Research discusses health apps.

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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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