Squawk Box Asia


  • The Merits of Investing in US Treasuries     Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 8:22 PM ET

    Terry Moore, Fixed Income Portfolio Specialist at T Rowe Price and Will Oswald of Standard Chartered discuss reasons to invest in US Treasuries.

  • Hershey bets on China's sweet tooth     Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 7:50 PM ET

    Senior vice president Steven Schiller introduces Hershey's new candy, called Lancaster in English and Yo-Man in Mandarin.

  • 'Abenomics' Can't Overcome Weak Fundamentals     Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 7:15 PM ET

    Daniel Murray, Chief Economist at EFG Asset Management says despite the short-term confidence, Japan's structural demand deficit and shrinking labor force will be too difficult for 'Abenomics' to overcome.

  • Myanmar Needs Investment Framework: Expert     Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 6:50 PM ET

    Anthony Nelson, Director for Myanmar Affairs at the US-ASEAN Business Council supports Thein Sein's recent trip but says the nation must continue to develop a framework for business and investment.

  • Alan Bowman, Regional VP for Interactive Entertainment Business at Microsoft Asia Pacific, explains why the company thinks its new game console product can take a bigger space in consumers' living rooms.

  • Come On, Give the Aussie Dollar a Break: Pros Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 2:28 AM ET

    Australia's dollar has received its fair share of whacking lately and perhaps it's time to give the currency a bit of a break, currency strategists say.

  • Anand Chokkavelu, Banking Analyst, Motley Fool describes how JPMorgan's 'London Whale' loss reveals the hazards of having one person in two roles.

  • Destination Equities For Investors?     Monday, 20 May 2013 | 8:10 PM ET

    Stephen Davies, CEO of Javelin Wealth Management says equities is where the real returns are for investors right now versus fixed income or cash.

  • Alex Xu, CFO of Qihoo 360, says the Chinese Internet firm is firing on all cylinders after the company posted better-than-expected quarterly results.

  • Growth, Biggest Threat to Markets?     Monday, 20 May 2013 | 7:15 PM ET

    Axel Merk, President and Chief Investment Officer at Merk Investments explains why he says the biggest threat markets could be facing right now is economic growth.

  • Yen Is Being Jawboned: Pro     Monday, 20 May 2013 | 6:33 PM ET

    Ed Ponsi, Managing Director at Barchetta Capital Management says Japanese officials are now trying to manage the yen in light of its recent declines.

  • Defending Dimon's Dual Role     Monday, 20 May 2013 | 6:10 PM ET

    Bill Smith, CEO and Senior Portfolio Manager at SAM Advisors, makes a case for keeping JPMorgan Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon's dual role at the bank.

  • Maersk Line Swings Back Into Black: CEO     Sunday, 19 May 2013 | 8:10 PM ET

    Tim Smith, North Asia CEO of Maersk Line says a reduction in costs helped first-quarter earnings swing back into the black from a loss a year ago. He says new capacity coming into the Chinese market are driving freight rates down.

  • New Listings Pipeline Looks Healthy: SET     Sunday, 19 May 2013 | 7:40 PM ET

    Chanitr Charnchainarong, Executive Vice President of Thailand's Stock Exchange says the pipeline for new listings looks healthy as more firms from diversified sectors apply.

  • Asian Growth at Inflection Point: Analyst     Sunday, 19 May 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    Michael Spencer, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at Deutsche Bank, says that in three to six months it will be obvious to investors that there is growth in Asia.

  • No Chance of Fed Tapering QE Yet: Expert     Sunday, 19 May 2013 | 6:10 PM ET

    Paul Gambles, Managing Partner at MBMG International, explains why he does not see any evidence that the U.S. central bank is mapping out any exit.

  • Global Tail Risks Reducing: Pro     Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 8:40 PM ET

    Bruce Kasman, Chief Economist & Managing Director of Global Research at JP Morgan says that the global environment is shifting in favor of risky assets with reduced tail risks after global central bank moves.

  • Buyout Offers Undervalue Dell: Shareholder     Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 8:20 PM ET

    Tim Piechowski, Associate Portfolio Manager at Alpine Capital Research explains why the buyout offers from Michael Dell and Silver Lake Management's substantially undervalues the company.

  • Does Ben Bernanke Deserve an 'A' Grade?     Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 7:05 PM ET

    Jim McCaughan, CEO at Principal Global Investors says the Fed has been on the right track and very transparent about its plans.

  • US Sequester Could Persist Into 2014: Expert     Thursday, 16 May 2013 | 6:45 PM ET

    Diane Swonk, Chief Economist at Mesirow Financial, says gridlock issues in the U.S. are exacerbating the problems for the economy and adds that the bulk of the sequester could hit in the summer next year.

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.


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