Squawk Box Asia


  • SGX: Still 'reasonably optimistic' on future growth  Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 7:31 PM ET

    Muthukrishnan Ramaswami, President of the Singapore Exchange, discusses the outlook for the bourse operator after posting a 16 percent fall in its first quarter net profit.

  • Canadian capital in lockdown after shooting  Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 7:20 PM ET

    A huge security operation is underway in Canada's capital amid investigations into shootings that left a soldier dead. CBC's correspondent Hannah Thibedeau with the latest from Ottawa.

  • US rate hike unlikely in the next 6-9 months: Pro  Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 7:12 PM ET

    Amid recent market volatility, the Fed could delay raising interest rates until end 2015 or early 2016, says John Derrick, Director Of Research at U.S. Global Investors.

  • A worrying sign for Sands China  Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 9:34 PM ET

    Profit margins from the mass market were guided lower in Las Vegas Sands' quarterly earnings and that is a worrying sign for Sands China, says Jamie Soo, Analyst, Macau Gaming Sector at Daiwa Capital Markets.

  • Barron launches all-digital Asia edition  Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 8:48 PM ET

    Ed Finn, President & Editor of Barron's, introduces the American financial magazine's first overseas expansion in almost a century - a new digital edition that's focused on Asia.

  • Tanya Chan, Vice-Chair of Civic Party, discusses Tuesday's talks between Hong Kong student leaders and officials over the limits on how the city's leader is elected.

  • Japan September trade numbers are 'good news': Pro  Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 8:07 PM ET

    Takuji Okubo, Principal & Chief Economist at Japan Macro Advisors, says the trade data indicate a recovery in Japan's domestic demand as well as competitiveness among exporters.

  • What Yahoo shares say about investors' confidence  Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 7:45 PM ET

    The fact that Yahoo isn't trading at higher multiples shows a lack of confidence among investors that Yahoo can divest its gains from Alibaba, says David Garrity, Principal of GVA Research.

  • Skeptical about news of ECB bond buys: Pro  Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 7:38 PM ET

    Jacob Kirkegaard, Research Fellow at PIIE, says news that the European Central Bank is looking to buy corporate bonds are "strategically leaked" by officials.

  • 'Buy the unfashionable', says this portfolio manager  Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 7:13 PM ET

    George Young, Portfolio Manager at Villere, explains why he prefers smaller U.S. companies and oil-related equities at the moment.

  • How Godiva is dealing with high cocoa prices  Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 9:41 PM ET

    Mohamed Elsarky, CEO of Godiva, discusses the impact of Ebola on cocoa producing nations and the factors behind cocoa's recent price increase.

  • When will we see a turnaround in China data?  Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 9:10 PM ET

    Julian Evans-Prichard, China Economist at Capital Economics, explains why he does not expect policy makers to panic as a result of the economic slowdown

  • Japan, China driving Asia wealth: Report  Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 8:49 PM ET

    Japan and China account for over two-thirds of Asia-Pacific's wealthy population, according to a new report. David Wilson, Head of Strategic Analysis at Capgemini Financial Services, discusses.

  • IBM weakness lies in software: RBC  Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 8:33 PM ET

    Doug Freedman, Managing Director, US Semiconductor Research at RBC Capital Markets dissects the factors behind IBM's weak earnings results.

  • China GDP figures are bogus: Rickards  Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 8:15 PM ET

    Jim Rickards, Chief Global Strategist at West Shore Funds, explains why he's not closely watching China's gross domestic product figures.

  • Why Apple Pay is a big wildcard for Apple  Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 7:44 PM ET

    Larry Haverty, Portfolio Manager, Gabelli Funds, says Apple Pay will likely boost sales of smartphones.

  • Qantas unveils new business class seats  Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 7:38 PM ET

    Qantas CEO Alan Joyce announced details of the airline's latest offering to domestic passengers on Tuesday. CNBC's Matthew Taylor reports.

  • What is Beijing going to do about slowing growth?  Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 7:33 PM ET

    Evan Feigenbaum, Vice Chairman, Paulson Institute, says investors are concerned about what action Beijing policymakers will take in light of expected slowing gross domestic product (GDP) data.

  • How to play Indonesian stocks under Jokowi  Sunday, 19 Oct 2014 | 9:12 PM ET

    Medha Samant, Investment Director, Asian Equities, Fidelity Worldwide Investments, identifies sectors like healthcare for investors to focus on.

  • World's first bitcoin IPO due next month  Sunday, 19 Oct 2014 | 8:47 PM ET

    Melbourne-based Bitcoin Group is planning to list on the Australian Stock Exchange next month despite officials defining bitcoins as an intangible asset. CEO Sam Lee explains why he's still optimistic.

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.

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