Squawk Box Asia


  • Chinese new home prices slow in August  Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 9:34 PM ET

    Hao Hong, MD of Research & Chief Strategist at Bank of Communications International, discusses if risks in the property sector could derail Chinese growth this year.

  • Earlier rate hike could shock markets: Fitch  Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 8:18 PM ET

    James McCormack, Global Head of Sovereign and Supranational Ratings at Fitch Ratings, says markets are still expecting the Fed to hike rates in the second or third quarter next year.

  • Abenomics: An investor's best friend?  Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 8:09 PM ET

    Peter Boardman, Managing Director of Tradewinds, expects Japanese firms to start seeing earnings growth that will lead to generous dividend payouts and share buybacks.

  • What's shining at Rio Tinto's diamond tender  Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 7:45 PM ET

    Jean-Marc Lieberherr, Managing Director of Rio Tinto Diamonds, introduces the firm's extremely rare red and pink diamonds, which will be featured at its exclusive annual sale in Hong Kong.

  • Alibaba IPO sparks reform calls in Hong Kong  Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 7:37 PM ET

    Alibaba's choice of New York over Hong Kong for its blockbuster initial public offering has sparked debate about the city's listing rules. CNBC's Susan Li reports.

  • Alibaba roadshow was well-prepared: Analyst  Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 7:31 PM ET

    Di Zhou, Equity Research Analyst, Thornburg Investment Management, explains why she's impressed with the Chinese e-commerce giant's IPO roadshow in the U.S..

  • Ex-Fed governor: 'Considerable time' is here to stay  Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 7:17 PM ET

    Randy Kroszner, Former Fed Governor, explains why the Fed won't be dropping the phrase "considerable time" from its monetary policy decision anytime soon.

  • Could coconut water be the next big thing?  Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 9:45 PM ET

    Jane Gottschalk, Co-Founder of Jax Coco, discusses the growth potential of coconut water and outlines the strategy which the firm used to compete with bigger names in the industry.

  • Modi's two-pronged strategy towards China  Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 9:35 PM ET

    While Indian Prime Minister Modi is intent on wooing investment, he remains guarded against the mainland's strategic intentions, says Lisa Curtis, Senior Research Fellow at the Heritage Foundation.

  • Is 'old-fashioned' Chinese stimulus back?  Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 9:18 PM ET

    Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Nomura, discusses reports that the People's Bank of China injected liquidity into the country's top five banks.

  • Seeking opportunity: UBS eyes protein demand  Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 8:47 PM ET

    Improving living standards are creating new investment opportunities in meat, milk and fish products. Simon Smiles, CIO of Ultra High Net Worth at UBS, explains why.

  • How healthy is the US housing market?  Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 8:37 PM ET

    Robert Morse, Chairman of Bridge Investment Group Partners, says the U.S. housing market is recovering and will be able to withstand a modest rate hike.

  • North vs South Asia: Which is a better buy?  Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 8:25 PM ET

    Marc Desmidt, MD & Head of Alpha Strategies at Blackrock, explains why he prefers North Asian markets like Japan.

  • Aberdeen: Not worried about Scotland vote  Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 7:47 PM ET

    Speaking to CNBC ahead of the 3rd annual Singapore Summit, Martin Gilbert, CEO of Aberdeen Asset Management, explains why he's optimistic no matter the referendum's outcome.

  • De Beers: Diamond market still sparkling in China  Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 7:34 PM ET

    Despite the ongoing anti-graft campaign, demand for diamonds in China remains on an uptrend, says Philippe Mellier, CEO of De Beers Group.

  • Are markets becoming too obsessed with the Fed?  Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 7:17 PM ET

    Recent speculation over the Fed's policy language reflects how short-sighted traders have become, says Liz Ann Sonders, Chief Investment Strategist & Senior V.P at Charles Schwab.

  • Mobius: Not worried about a hard landing in China  Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 9:47 PM ET

    Despite recent weak data announced over the weekend, Mark Mobius, Executive Chairman at Templeton Emerging Markets Group, remains optimistic on the mainland.

  • Alibaba still a buy despite higher price: Pro  Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 9:40 PM ET

    The firm's growth potential makes the stock a compelling buy even at $68 a share, says Bradley Gastwirth, CEO of ABR Investment Strategy.

  • Not surprised by iPhone 6 demand: Analyst  Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 9:24 PM ET

    Bob O'Donnell, Founder and Chief Analyst at Technalysis Research, says the new pre-order record set by Apple's iPhone 6 indicates demand for big screens.

  • Scotland: Yes vs No campaign  Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 9:17 PM ET

    Riad Younes, Co-founder of R Squared Capital Management, discusses his expectations for the referendum and highlights the sources of political instability that Europe could see moving forward.

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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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  • Based at CNBC's Hong Kong studios, Bernie Lo covers core business day programming and co-anchors Squawk Box Asia.

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