Squawk Box Asia


  • UBS: ECB issued a 'deliberate reminder'  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 7:12 PM ET

    Paul Donovan, MD and Deputy Head Of Global Economics at UBS, says the ECB's statement on Thursday sought to remind markets that the central bank still "has many more weapons at its disposal."

  • In this edition of "Power Play", CNBC's Sri Jegarajah speaks to a panel of guests on the challenges of investing in Myanmar's energy sector.

  • Cheap oil is here to stay for time being: Analyst  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 6:44 PM ET

    Matt Smith, Commodity Analyst at Schneider Electric, says OPEC's forecast for oil to average at $110 by 2020 remains realistic, but warns that prices will stay low over the next 6 months.

  • Why the current US job growth isn't good enough  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 6:32 PM ET

    With such anemic job growth, the U.S. economy will take years to recover the jobs lost since 2009, says Elaine Chao, Former U.S. Secretary of Labor under the Bush administration from 2001-2009.

  • Manulife: 'America is getting back to work'  Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 6:18 PM ET

    Sandy Sanders, Senior Portfolio Manager at Manulife Asset Management, expects economic data from the U.S. to continue improving.

  • China acquires a taste for Napa Valley wine  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 8:46 PM ET

    Jeff Williamson, Director at California State Trade and Export Promotion and Dwight Bonewell, Director of Export Sales at Grand Napa Vineyards, discuss the strong Chinese demand for California's wine.

  • Expert: For China, 6% growth is the new 9%  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 8:37 PM ET

    Daniel Rosen, Founding Partner of Rhodium Group, expects China to deliver 6 percent growth annually by 2020 and explains why that is great news for markets.

  • Indonesian Fin Min: We can achieve 7% growth  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 8:05 PM ET

    Bambang Brodjonegoro, Minister of Finance of Indonesia, is confident that Indonesia can see 7 percent as early as 2015, despite GDP data hitting a five-year low in the third quarter.

  • Is Toyota being too conservative with its guidance?  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 7:47 PM ET

    Toyota Motor issued a rosier outlook for the year on rising sales and a weaker currency. Yoshiaki Kawano, Manager for Japan and Korea Vehicle Sales Forecasts at IHS Automotive, discusses.

  • How Mongolia plans to reboot Oyu Tolgoi deal  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 7:35 PM ET

    Ganbayar Davaa, Commissioner of Mongolia's Financial Regulatory Commission, describes the dispute over the Oyu Tolgoi copper mine and explains how the government plans to resolve it.

  • 'Significant' ECB stimulus on the cards: HSBC  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 7:17 PM ET

    While many experts don't expect any action from the European Central Bank on Thursday, Benjamin Pedley, Head of Investment Strategy, Asia at HSBC Private Bank, explains his contrarian call.

  • Will APEC result in a TPP breakthrough?  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 6:45 PM ET

    Ian Bremmer, President of Eurasia, explains his optimism for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and discusses the outlook for US-China relations.

  • These are the risks ahead for Europe  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 6:32 PM ET

    Apart from being left behind by a global economic recovery, Europe is also hurt by geopolitical tension and growing fragmentation within the block, says Ian Bremmer, President of Eurasia.

  • What to expect from Obama after GOP win  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 6:05 PM ET

    Ian Bremmer, President of Eurasia and Brian Jacobsen, Chief Portfolio Strategist, Wells Fargo Advantage Funds, discuss the U.S. midterm results and the reaction from markets.

  • China mogul spends $62 million on painting  Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 5:54 PM ET

    Wang Zhongjun, founder of Huayi Brothers Media, paid $61.8 million for a painting by Vincent van Gogh, the highest price ever paid for Western art by a Chinese collector.

  • Stephen Ho, President for Asia Pacific at Starwood Hotels, introduces the hospitality group's smartphone app "SPG Keyless." He later discusses expansion plans in China.

  • CSR: Australia housing boom still going strong  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 8:17 PM ET

    Rob Sindel, CEO of CSR, is optimistic on Australia's construction scene despite a recent fall in home building approvals.

  • Not surprised by SoftBank's profit target cut: Pro  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 8:07 PM ET

    Marc Einstein, Industry Principal at ICT Practice of Frost & Sullivan, discusses news that Japanese telecom firm SoftBank slashed $1 billion off its annual profit forecast on Tuesday.

  • Alibaba sees user, mobile monetization growth  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 7:48 PM ET

    RJ Hottovy, Global Director of Consumer Equity Research at Morningstar and Edward Williams, MD of Equity Research at BMO Capital Markets, highlight the key factors in Alibaba's earnings report.

  • Boeing bets on China-led aircraft demand in Asia  Tuesday, 4 Nov 2014 | 7:37 PM ET

    Foster Arata, Vice President & Senior MD, Asia Pacific, China and India Region at Boeing Capital, describes the firm's positive outlook on Asia's demand for planes, especially from China.

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