Squawk Box Asia


  • Keystone bill rejection a 'non-event' for oil: Pro  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 6:20 PM ET

    Sandy Lincoln, Chief Market Strategist at BMO Asset Management, discusses whether the U.S. Senate blocking the Keystone XL pipeline bill could jolt oil prices.

  • Japan PM calls snap polls  Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 6:04 PM ET

    Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Tuesday that he would call an early election to seek a fresh mandate for his economic policies. CNBC's Kaori Enjoji reports.

  • Asian bourses turned mixed late Tuesday, with Sydney and mainland indices under-performing on the back of a steeper-than-expected fall in China's new home prices.

  • Pragmatisim is driving global economics: Pro  Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 8:47 PM ET

    Laurence Brahm, Founder of the Himalayan Consensus Institute, discusses the emergence of a new financial framework that has spurred the integration of third world nations with its developed peers.

  • China's property isn't crashing: Analyst  Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 8:36 PM ET

    Alan Jin, Property Analyst, Asia ex-Japan at Mizuho Securities, says volumes remain high in the mainland's property market on the back of robust replacement demand.

  • How are China, India's property sectors faring?  Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 8:13 PM ET

    Arthur Lang, Group CFO of CapitaLand, explains why the firm remains optimistic on China's property space, while Keki Mistry, CFO and CEO at HDFC, discuss the firm's strategy in India.

  • Buy A-shares? Not a good idea, says this expert  Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    Soren Aandahl, Head of Research at Glaucus Research, says investors need to note that China's stock exchange falls short in accounting standards and Shanghai-listed firms lack transparency.

  • Tracking the Allergan-Actavis merger  Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 7:32 PM ET

    Sachin Shah, Analyst at Albert Fried and Company, discusses news that botox maker Allergan agreed to a $66 billion takeover bid from Actavis.

  • What Japan needs to revive its economy  Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 7:08 PM ET

    Simon Cox, MD & Investment Strategist, Asia Pacific at BNY Mellon Investment Management, explains why reflating Japan's economy would require more than just structural reforms.

  • After grim GDP print, what will Abe do?  Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 6:44 PM ET

    Stephen Nagy, Associate Professor at International Christian University, discusses possible steps that Japanese Prime Minister Abe could take following Monday's disappointing growth data.

  • What tech bubble? Markets are robust: JPMorgan  Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 6:34 PM ET

    Jennifer Nason, Global Chair, Tech, Media & Telecom Investment Banking at JP Morgan, explains why markets are not headed for a repeat of the dot.com bubble during 1999-2000.

  • What's stalling the Wall Street rally?  Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 6:18 PM ET

    With U.S. stocks nearly 2 percent overvalued, investors are worried that markets will see another correction, says Hugh Jackson, Chairman of Hugh Johnson Advisors.

  • 3 points on why the stock connect matters  Sunday, 16 Nov 2014 | 8:47 PM ET

    Yang Liu, CIO & Chairman at Atlantis Investment Management, outlines the significance of the Shanghai-Hong Kong stock connect and explains why more money will likely flow into A-shares.

  • Why the stock connect is a good start for all  Sunday, 16 Nov 2014 | 8:37 PM ET

    Ben Lin, Executive Director & Deputy CEO at Tanrich Group, explains why the bourse linkup marks a milestone for Chinese investors and is a "phenomenon" for all industry players.

  • Australia and China to sign major trade deal  Sunday, 16 Nov 2014 | 8:25 PM ET

    Negotiations over a free trade deal between China and Australia have concluded. The country's trade ministers will sign the treaty late Monday. CNBC's Matthew Taylor has more.

  • What trade connect says about Chinese reform  Sunday, 16 Nov 2014 | 8:19 PM ET

    Mark Konyn, CEO at Cathay Conning Asset Management, says the stock connect indicates that reforms remain on track and Beijing is willing to open China's capital account further.

  • Khan Bank CEO: Hope for new PM to restart economy  Sunday, 16 Nov 2014 | 7:51 PM ET

    Norihiko Kato, CEO at Khan Bank, discusses speculation over Mongolia's new Prime Minister and explains how the change could have a favorable impact on the economy.

  • Proud of Australia's achievements at G-20: Swan  Sunday, 16 Nov 2014 | 7:38 PM ET

    This year's G-20 summit saw a good debate, which bodes well for both the G-20 and Australian government, says Wayne Swan, Former Treasurer & Deputy Prime Minister of Australia.

  • Michel Sapin, Finance Minister of France, says investments in infrastructure will enable the country to stimulate and "deeply modernize" its economy.

  • Stock connect is a 'momentous step': BlackRock  Sunday, 16 Nov 2014 | 7:18 PM ET

    Helen Zhu, MD & Head of China Equities of BlackRock, says the trade link allows a "fuller integration" of the two markets and explains why the program will benefit both A-shares and H-shares.

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