Squawk Box Asia


  • What's on the agenda at the G-20 Summit  Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 6:39 PM ET

    The promotion of global growth, along with an infrastructure initiative, will be top priorities at the G-20 Summit, says Steve Ciobo Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer, Australia.

  • Will businesses benefit from the oil price drop?  Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 6:04 PM ET

    Frank Holmes, CEO & CIO at U.S. Global Investors, explains how declining energy prices could provide financial relief for American consumers and retailers such as Wal-Mart.

  • Susan Schwab, former U.S. Trade Representative from 2006 to 2009 and Strategic Advisor at Mayer Brown, weighs in on the feasibility of the U.S. and China's new climate accord.

  • What's fueled Link's robust first half results  Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 8:34 PM ET

    Hubert Chak, Director of Finance at The Link Management, explains the 10 percent jump in first half revenue and discusses the REITs inclusion in the Hang Seng index.

  • Should you worry about Tencent's Q3 earnings miss?  Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 8:14 PM ET

    Muzhi Li, Senior Analyst at Arete Research, explains why the Chinese internet giant's weaker-than-expected third quarter report isn't "a bad top-line miss."

  • South Korea falls silent for entrance exam  Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 7:54 PM ET

    South Korea went into 'hush' mode on Thursday as students sat for the annual college admission exam. CNBC's June Yoon explains.

  • Not surprised at Westpac CEO's retirement: Pro  Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 7:42 PM ET

    Lachlan Colquhoun, Head of Markets Analysis at East and Partners, discusses Westpac Chief Executive Gail Kelly's decision to step down after seven years at the bank's helm.

  • Can new apps drive Twitter's user growth?  Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 7:32 PM ET

    Jay Srivatsa, Managing Director at Chardan Capital Markets, discusses whether the moves unveiled on Twitter's investor day can help it arrest falling user growth.

  • Tracking Canada's efforts to become yuan trading hub  Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 7:12 PM ET

    Michael De Jong, Minister of Finance of British Columbia, Canada, explains why events like the HK-Shanghai trade link won't derail Canada's plans to become a center for offshore renminbi trading.

  • For Japan markets, BOJ is in the driving seat: Pro  Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 7:02 PM ET

    Joe Zidle, Portfolio Strategist at Richard Bernstein Advisors, says action from the Bank of Japan is what matters for traders, instead of data like September's machinery orders released on Thursday.

  • How to unlock barriers to ETF growth in Asia  Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 6:52 PM ET

    Rajiv Silgardo, Co-CEO of BMO Global Asset Management, outlines the firm's approach in Asia as it launches a series of exchange-traded funds in Hong Kong today.

  • Dana Telsey, CEO and Chief Research Group at Telsey Advisory Group, discusses the U.S. retailers' third quarter results and outlines her expectations for sales in the upcoming holiday season.

  • Why this expert is underweight Japan, Europe  Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 6:21 PM ET

    John Rutledge, Chief Investment Strategist at Safanad, thinks Europe is a "dead economy" and discusses news that Japan's Prime Minister Abe may call for a snap election in December.

  • This will be Obama's agenda in Myanmar  Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 8:45 PM ET

    Apart from Myanmar's reform progress, U.S. President Barack Obama will also focus on Southeast Asia when he attends the East Asia Summit this week, says Curtis Chin, Asia Fellow at the Milken Institute.

  • John Frisbie, President of the U.S.-China Business Council, explains why the U.S. and China need to make the bilateral investment treaty their top priority.

  • Abenomics isn't crumbling, says this expert  Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 8:02 PM ET

    Manpreet Gill, Senior Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered, says he is not writing off Japan as of yet, following a pick-up in growth momentum as of late.

  • Which video game will top holiday shopping lists?  Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 7:43 PM ET

    Microsoft, Activsion and Ubisoft will release new editions of their flagship game franchises this week. Jeremy Miller, Senior Analyst at DFC Intelligence, discusses his expectations.

  • IPOs, PE aren't mutually exclusive: Pro  Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 7:14 PM ET

    Steve Pagliuca, Managing Director at Bain Capital, explains why strong demand for IPOs isn't muscling private equity funds out of deals and outlines other factors working in favor of the PE space.

  • Yen hovers near 7-year low against US dollar  Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 7:06 PM ET

    Boris Schlossberg, Managing Director at BK Asset Management, discusses movements in the dollar-yen cross and outlines the merits of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's policies.

  • Behind the slump in Genting Singapore's Q3 profit  Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 6:44 PM ET

    Somesh Agarwal, Senior Analyst at Macquarie, outlines the factors that are weighing on casino operator Genting Singapore's third quarter scorecard.

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