Squawk Box Asia


  • Why BOJ needs to expand asset purchases plan  Sunday, 12 Oct 2014 | 7:12 PM ET

    With inflation remaining low and the possibility of another tax hike in Japan, the BOJ should consider expanding its asset purchase program, says Tai Hui, Chief Market Strategist Asia at JP Morgan Funds.

  • Ebola - the new global risk?  Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 9:47 PM ET

    Larry Seruma, CIO at Nile Capital Management, discusses the recent spread of Ebola outside of Western Africa and weighs the virus' impact on Africa-related investments.

  • Three-way merger creates Malaysia's banking giant  Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 9:37 PM ET

    CIMB, RHB Capital and Malaysia Building Society have agreed to a deal that will give way to Malaysia's biggest bank. Matthew Phan, Analyst, Asia-Pacific Banks at Creditsights, discusses.

  • Relax, markets are just returning to normal  Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 9:12 PM ET

    Shane Oliver, Head of Investment Strategy & Chief Economist at AMP Capital Investors, says the selloff shows that markets are returning to normal after a long bull run with little volatility.

  • RBI: These factors are rocking world markets  Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 8:48 PM ET

    Concerns over global growth and the direction of U.S.' monetary policy are inducing market volatility, says Raghuram Rajan, Governor, Reserve Bank of India.

  • Why authorities are unable to quell HK protests  Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 8:41 PM ET

    Maria Stephan, Senior Policy Fellow at United States Institute of Peace, discusses how authorities are dealing with the protesters and describes the challenges facing "Occupy Central."

  • Where opportunities lie amid the global selloff  Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 8:14 PM ET

    Gillem Tulloch, Founder of GMT Research and Mario Gabelli, Chairman and CEO of GAMCO Investors, explains why Southeast Asia's financials and money managers look attractive.

  • Should you be worried about the market selloff?  Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 8:05 PM ET

    Speaking to CNBC at the Columbia Business School's 2014 Pan-Asian Reunion in Singapore, Mario Gabelli, Chairman and CEO of GAMCO Investors, discusses the outlook for global markets.

  • Tesla plans 'D' announcement: What to expect  Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 7:49 PM ET

    Jason Moser, Analyst at The Motley Fool, discusses what Tesla could unveil on late Thursday after an earlier tweet from CEO Elon Musk about the release of "something else and D."

  • Hubbard: 'Expect a lot of roiling in markets'  Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 7:32 PM ET

    Glenn Hubbard, Dean of Columbia University Graduate School of Business, says debates over U.S. rate hikes and global growth are weighing on stocks. He also explains why markets are "asking too much of the Fed."

  • Market selloff indicates fragile US recovery: Pro  Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 7:11 PM ET

    Kenny Polcari, Director of O'Neil Securities, says the steep declines on Wall Street reflect that the U.S. economy isn't out of the woods yet.

  • UBS chairman: Italy, France must control budget  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 9:49 PM ET

    Axel Weber, Chairman of UBS, says both countries need to get control of their respective budgets, warning that any violation of European rules will be a detrimental mistake.

  • Oil prices to rebound in mid-October: JPMorgan  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 9:42 PM ET

    Scott Darling, Regional Head of Oil & Gas Research at JP Morgan, expects a recovery in oil prices soon as the impact from Saudi Arabia's output reduction comes through.

  • Challenging time ahead for China retail space: Pro  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 9:35 PM ET

    An ongoing anti-graft campaign and slower growth in spending will continue to weigh on the mainland's retail sector, says Jessie Guo, Head of Regional Consumer Research at Jefferies.

  • US needs to beef up Ebola screening: Expert  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 9:23 PM ET

    Raghuram Selvaraju, Head of Healthcare Equity Research at Aegis Capital, urges authorities to broaden screening measures for travelers coming from Ebola-affected countries.

  • China is doing the right thing, but slowly: Pro  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 8:47 PM ET

    Richard Harris, Chief Executive, Port Shelter Investment Management, discusses how Beijing's slow reforms are leading to a "polarized situation" in the financial sector.

  • Australia loses jobs in September  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 8:32 PM ET

    Glenn Levine, Senior Economist at Moody's Analytics, discusses the surprise loss in jobs for September and explains what that indicates about the Australian economy.

  • Don't worry, US bull market still intact  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 8:12 PM ET

    With underlying fundamentals still in good shape, markets are just taking a breather for now, says Richard Harris, Chief Executive, Port Shelter Investment Management.

  • Japan August machinery orders beat expectations  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 7:50 PM ET

    Mark Okada, Co-Founder & CIO at Highland Capital Management, discusses the better-than-expected data for core machinery orders and explains why he expects further yen weakness.

  • HK leader faces questions over 'secret fees'  Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 7:42 PM ET

    CNBC's Bernie Lo and Emily Tan discuss news that Hong Kong's chief executive C Y Leung reportedly received $6.42 million from an Australian firm before he was elected to the top post.

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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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