Squawk Box Asia


  • JAL Chair: 100% Reliance on Boeing 'Abnormal' Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | 10:38 PM ET
    Japan Airlines Corporation (JAL) Chairman, Kazuo Inamori,

    The chairman of Japan Airlines (JAL), which has had to ground its entire fleet of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft after a battery fire, had reservations from the start on relying on one vendor.

  • TMX Group Looks East For Growth     Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | 7:40 PM ET

    Thomas Kloet, CEO of TMX Group, puts a tough quarter behind him and outlines why TMX is excited about Asia Pacific growth opportunities.

  • Sequestration a Big Concern: IATA     Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    Tony Tyler, Director General & CEO at IATA, says the airline industry is keeping a close eye on the consequences of sequestration as it could heavily impact capacity and operations.

  • Italy Needs to Get to Root of Problem: Pro     Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | 6:10 PM ET

    Antonio Fatas, Professor of European Studies and Economics at INSEAD, outlines what Italy needs to do to fix its economy, regardless of the outcome in the election.

  • Why UK Future Looks Bleak: Pro     Sunday, 24 Feb 2013 | 5:10 PM ET

    Paul Gambles, Managing Partner at MBMG International, says the U.K.'s measures to cut its deficit are not working, and worryingly points to the U.K.'s economic health as a barometer for the state of the global economy.

  • China, Middle East Set for Rebound: Hyflux     Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 7:35 PM ET

    Cho Wee Peng, Group CFO of Hyflux, says there are clear signs of a recovery in China and the Middle East and that's helping boost business.

  • Balancing Fiscal and Monetary Policy     Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 7:20 PM ET

    Alan Bollard, Executive Director of APEC Secretariat, says governments are finding it harder to carry out fiscal policies in a sensible manner, thus placing the pressure on central banks.

  • The Challenges for Asia Pacific Economies     Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    Alan Bollard, Executive Director of APEC Secretariat, outlines the hurdles to economic growth in the Asia Pacific region despite an expected pick-up this year.

  • Canadian Firms Miss Out on Asian JVs     Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 6:40 PM ET

    Don Campbell, Co-Chair of the Pacific Economic Cooperation Council, says state owned companies will not make the list for joint-partnerships as Canada opens up to Asia.

  • It's Absurd Only China Gets Caught for Hacking: Expert Thursday, 21 Feb 2013 | 12:42 AM ET

    In the wake of the uproar over China's alleged hacking of U.S. corporations this week, the CEO of U.S.-based cyber security firm Taia Global argues it's unfair to pinpoint China as the only source of hacking.

  • The world's fifth-largest wind-turbine supplier, Suzlon Energy, expects India's budget next week to reinstate incentives aimed at encouraging businesses to invest in more wind power.

  • Why Indian Budget Crucial For Suzlon     Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | 7:40 PM ET

    Tulsi Tanti, Chairman of Suzlon Energy, on why he is eagerly anticipating the Indian Budget next week where the government is expected to reinstate incentives for investment in wind power

  • Marriott: Asia More Exciting Than America     Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | 7:10 PM ET

    Simon Cooper, President & Managing Director for Asia Pacific at Marriott International, talks about the company's Southeast Asian expansion plans, including projects in Thailand and India.

  • Asia Entering a 'Debt Mountain': HSBC     Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013 | 6:50 PM ET

    Frederic Neumann, MD & Co-Head of Asian Economics Research at HSBC, sounds a warning over Asian growth being increasingly driven by increases in credit.

  • Yota Devices Heats Up Smartphone War     Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013 | 7:20 PM ET

    Vlad Martynov, CEO of Yota Devices, tells CNBC why their latest offering will change the way users interact with smartphones.

  • AUD, NZD to Benefit From Currency Wars     Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013 | 6:35 PM ET

    Todd Elmer, Currency Strategist, Citi explains why an escalation of the currency wars will be very positive for the Australian and New Zealand dollar.

  • Good Riddance to Kloppers' BHP: Analyst     Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013 | 5:40 PM ET

    Mike Harrowell, Senior Resources Analyst at BBY, on why BHP Billiton's outgoing CEO Marius Kloppers did not prove to be a cultural or strategic success during his time at the helm.

  • At Last, China Bulls Are Having Moment in the Sun Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013 | 1:37 AM ET

    The long awaited recovery in Chinese stocks is here to stay, with the Shanghai Composite Index building on the surge seen late last year. Now analysts are expecting it to rally up to 30 percent in 2013.

  • Why Strong Thai Growth Will Continue: Pro     Monday, 18 Feb 2013 | 7:35 PM ET

    Lim Su Sian, ASEAN Economist, HSBC says strong Thai GDP growth is not a flash in the pan but an ongoing theme. She says the Thai baht's persistent strength will be overcome as demand from China recovers.

  • Euro Not Uncomfortably High: Pro     Monday, 18 Feb 2013 | 6:30 PM ET

    Robert Rennie, Global Head of FX Strategy, Westpac Bank says the euro is still far away from a level that would weaken the growth outlook for the euro zone.

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