Squawk Box Asia


  • Reading the moves in the junk bond market  Sunday, 5 Oct 2014 | 7:31 PM ET

    Viktor Hjort, Head of Asia Fixed Income Research at Morgan Stanley, says the widening spread between high-yield bonds and the U.S. Treasuries indicate that markets are seeing a correction.

  • Who suffers the most from HK protests?  Sunday, 5 Oct 2014 | 7:22 PM ET

    Khiem Do, Head of Asian Multi-Asset at Baring Asset Management, says small local businesses will suffer the most from ongoing demonstrations in the city.

  • Here's the downside to US September jobs data  Sunday, 5 Oct 2014 | 7:14 PM ET

    Art Hogan, Chief Market Strategist at Wunderlich Securities, discusses the stagnant wage growth and low labor force participation in the U.S. job market.

  • Time to buy into Hong Kong: Motley Fool  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 9:34 PM ET

    Joe Magyer, Senior Analyst at The Motley Fool, says China will still keep Hong Kong as its gateway to Asia and warns that if any policy changes occur, they won't impact the economy.

  • Importance of China services sector growing: ANZ  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 9:03 PM ET

    Raymond Yeung, Senior Economist, Greater China at ANZ, says the service sector plays a critical role in sustaining the mainland's growth momentum.

  • Indonesia's largest cab operator revives IPO plan  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 8:55 PM ET

    Speaking to CNBC in this week's "Managing Asia", Noni Purnomo, President Director of Blue Bird Group, hopes the upcoming initial public offering can speed up the firm's expansion.

  • Behind Softbank's investment in Legendary  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 8:45 PM ET

    Patrick Moorhead, Founder, President & Principal Analyst at Moor Insights & Strategy, discusses Softbank's strategy in acquiring a 10 percent stake in film studio Legendary Entertainment.

  • HK protests: What is the impact on tourism?  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 8:39 PM ET

    Paul Tse, Hong Kong Legislator, describes how the week-long demonstrations have taken a toll on the city's tourism sector.

  • Resurgent dollar hits commodities  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 7:45 PM ET

    Gaurav Sodhi, Resources Analyst at Intelligent Investor, attributes the slump in commodities to a stronger U.S. dollar and secular changes in certain commodities like iron ore.

  • Don't underestimate ECB's plan: Pro  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 7:34 PM ET

    While details remain vague, the ECB's asset purchase program could be powerful, says Jacob Kirkegaard, Research Fellow at Peterson Institute for International Economics.

  • ECB's Draghi not doing enough: Strategist  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 7:18 PM ET

    Jeffrey Kleintop, Chief Global Investment Strategist at Charles Schwab, says the European Central Bank is failing with its plan to save the euro zone from stagnation and deflation.

  • Why Asian EMs are the best bet for now  Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 7:08 PM ET

    Jeffrey Kleintop, Chief Global Investment Strategist at Charles Schwab, explains why emerging markets like China and Hong Kong look attractive.

  • Why Europe needs more than just ECB stimulus  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 9:32 PM ET

    James Mirrlees, 1996 Nobel Memorial Prize Laureate in Economic Sciences, outlines what is needed to revive growth in the euro zone.

  • Why US markets could ignore a good jobs report  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 9:21 PM ET

    Lim Say Boon, Chief Investment Officer at DBS Group Wealth Management, says U.S. shares are now in a "dangerous stage of the bull cycle."

  • Betting on the WhatsApp of South Korea  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 8:34 PM ET

    Osuke Honda, Partner at DCM, says the outlook for Kakao is promising because of its dominance in South Korea's mobile-centric market and ability to expand out of messaging.

  • Can Japan cope with a second tax increase?  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 8:18 PM ET

    Peter Boardman, Managing Director of Tradewinds, explains what a second tax hike means for Japan's retail sector and outlines what the government could do to help firms.

  • HK councilor: Authorities must apologize  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 7:44 PM ET

    Paul Zimmerman, Southern District Councilor of Hong Kong, says chief executive C Y Leung and the police should apologize for the use of tear gas against protesters last Friday.

  • Do US carmakers need to rethink EM strategy?  Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 7:34 PM ET

    Jason Moser, Senior Analyst at Motley Fool, says emerging markets will remain a key driver of growth for American automakers, but warns of volatility in these markets.

  • What it takes to end Hong Kong protests?  Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 9:42 PM ET

    Alan Leong, Hong Kong Legislator and Leader of Civic Party and Robert Chow, Spokesman of Alliance for Peace and Democracy, debate the legitimacy and effectiveness of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong.

  • Here's the upside to Australia August retail sales  Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 9:31 PM ET

    Despite missing expectations, August's retail sales remain on a positive trend supported by moderate growth in consumption, says Matthew Circosta, Economist at Moody's Analytics.

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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