Squawk Box Asia


  • Hang Seng losses will be short-lived: Expert  Sunday, 28 Sep 2014 | 9:22 PM ET

    Andrew Freris, CEO of Ecognosis Advisory, says Hong Kong markets will ignore political instability eventually and return to fundamental drivers like the U.S. interest rates and China's economy.

  • Qantas to fly A380 on world's longest flight route  Sunday, 28 Sep 2014 | 9:13 PM ET

    Australia's national carrier Qantas is set to commence the world's longest commercial air route today. CEO Alan Joyce tells CNBC's Matthew Taylor the significance of the move.

  • Hong Kong legislator: Fight for democracy lives on  Sunday, 28 Sep 2014 | 9:05 PM ET

    Hong Kong Legislator Lee Cheuk-Yan, who has joined the demonstrations at Admiralty, tells CNBC that protesters have stayed out in force a day after police used tear gas and baton-charges against them.

  • India PM brings 'Modi show' to New York  Sunday, 28 Sep 2014 | 8:46 PM ET

    Girija Pande, Executive Chairman of Apex Avalon Consulting, says the Indian Prime Minister put up a "mesmerizing show" at New York's Madison Square Garden and outlines Modi's agenda in the U.S..

  • Microsoft faces an uphill battle in China: Pro  Sunday, 28 Sep 2014 | 8:33 PM ET

    The delayed launch of Xbox One reflects the many challenges that Microsoft faces in the mainland market, says Daniel Ives, Managing Director of FBR Capital Markets.

  • Why markets could brush off Hong Kong unrest  Sunday, 28 Sep 2014 | 8:17 PM ET

    Sally Auld, Interest Rate Strategist at JP Morgan, says financial markets are used to "pockets of drama" around the world hence they could remain unresponsive to the protests in Hong Kong.

  • How China views protests in Hong Kong  Sunday, 28 Sep 2014 | 8:07 PM ET

    Beijing has tightened censorship on news related to pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong. CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports from Beijing.

  • Edward Chin, Founder of the Finance and Banking group in support of Occupy Central, condemns the use of force against Hong Kong civilians and urges the government to respond to protesters' demands.

  • Could pro-democracy protests harm Hong Kong?  Sunday, 28 Sep 2014 | 7:05 PM ET

    Sean Darby, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Jefferies, discusses how ongoing pro-democracy protests could disrupt Hong Kong's economy and financial markets.

  • You need a password for this Singapore bar  Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 9:52 PM ET

    In a preview of CNBC's luxury travel program "First Class", Susan Li discovers a hidden gem in Singapore's nightlife scene.

  • How South Korea fares in corporate governance  Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 9:48 PM ET

    Recent protests by workers from Hyundai Motor have once again triggered governance concerns about South Korean firms. Jamie Allen, Secretary General of the Asian Corporate Governance Association, discusses.

  • Samsung is nervous about iPhone 6's success: Pro  Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 9:39 PM ET

    Bob O'Donnell, Founder and Chief Analyst at Technalysis Research, says the early release of Galaxy Note 4 shows that Samsung is concerned about the impact from iPhone 6.

  • Here's where to place your bets in Asia for Q4  Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 9:10 PM ET

    Stephen Sheung, Head of Investment Strategy at SHK Private, explains his optimism for Chinese and Japanese markets in the fourth quarter.

  • Malaysian pewter giant sets sights on China  Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 8:53 PM ET

    CNBC's Christine Tan speaks to the fourth-generation leaders behind the world's largest pewter maker Royal Selangor about their expansion plans in the mainland.

  • Is the US fight against ISIS working?  Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 8:31 PM ET

    James Woolsey, Former Director of Central Intelligence, highlights the problem in the U.S.' strategy against ISIS. He also discusses the effectiveness of air strikes in Syria.

  • Don't worry, US correction may be temporary  Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 8:13 PM ET

    Binay Chandgothia, MD, Portfolio Manager at Principal Global Investors, says U.S. equity valuations are reasonable and global growth remains supportive of stocks moving forward.

  • What Modi wants to achieve in US visit  Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 7:41 PM ET

    Indian Prime Minister Modi will be looking to establish "a firm friendship" and tighter economic relations with the U.S., says Thomas Pickering, Former US Ambassador to India.

  • Japan inflation slows: Should BOJ be worried?  Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 7:30 PM ET

    Takuji Okubo, Principal & Chief Economist at Japan Macro Advisors, says the easing of core consumer inflation in August suggests that Japan's recovery may be vulnerable.

  • Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Nomura, says Indian equities are a better buy amid China's growth slowdown.

  • Hong Kong's Civic Party lauds student protest  Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 9:45 PM ET

    Claudia Mo, Legislator of the Civic Party, defends the student protest against China's stance on electoral reform.

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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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