Squawk Box Asia


  • EMAS Offshore makes market debut in Singapore  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 8:43 PM ET

    Jon Dunstan, CEO of EMAS Offshore, discusses the firm's secondary listing on the Singapore Exchange and outlines how it will be using the funds raised from the IPO.

  • DHL: We're still focused on China  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 8:31 PM ET

    Oscar de Bok, CEO, DHL Supply Chain Asia Pacific, explains why the firm remains positive on the Chinese market and discusses the viability of investing into logistics in Asia.

  • Zenith CEO: HK protests have dampened sales  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 8:20 PM ET

    Aldo Magada, President & CEO of Zenith, says retail sales in Hong Kong fell 25 percent on-year due to ongoing protests. He also discusses the threat from smartwatches.

  • These stocks look like great buys for now  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 8:10 PM ET

    After the overnight selloff, commodity and consumer discretionary stocks are looking attractive, says Frank Holmes, CEO & Chief Investment Officer at U.S. Global Investors.

  • Behind the surge in coffee prices  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 7:49 PM ET

    Christoper Narayanan, Head of Agricultural Commodities Research at Societe Generale, discusses how Brazil's dry weather and politics could impact Arabica-coffee prices.

  • Yum's China unit will recover by Q2 2015: Pro  Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 7:34 PM ET

    RJ Hottovy, Global Director of Consumer Equity Research at Morningstar, says Yum Brands will need 6 to 9 months to rebuild consumer confidence in China.

  • No surprises from RBA: HSBC  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 9:35 PM ET

    Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist for Australia and New Zealand at HSBC, expects the Reserve Bank of Australia to leave policy unchanged on Tuesday amid weakening of the currency.

  • Aecio Neves, Brazil's next leader?  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 8:47 PM ET

    Tony Volpon, Strategist for Latin America at Nomura, says Brazil's election could result in an an opposition victory and discusses what that means for the economy.

  • This will be a bazooka for Japan stocks  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 8:38 PM ET

    Japan's plan to cut the corporate tax could be a bazooka that will lift corporate margins and eventually, stocks, says John Vail, Chief Global Strategist at Nikko Asset Management.

  • China, Apple eating into Samsung earnings: Pro  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 8:24 PM ET

    Mehdi Hosseini, Senior Analyst and Senior VP of Semiconductors of Susquehanna Financial Group, highlights the problems weighing on Samsung's Q3 earnings.

  • Japan's top drugmaker appoints first foreign boss  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 8:17 PM ET

    Yasuchika Hasegawa, Chairman of the Board & CEO at Takeda Pharmaceutical, says the appointment of Christine Weber, a former executive at GlaxoSmithKline, underpins the firm's globalization plans.

  • Tracking business confidence in Japan  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 8:13 PM ET

    Yasuchika Hasegawa, Chairman of the Board & CEO at Takeda Pharmaceutical, explains why he is "cautiously optimistic" on Japan despite an uneven recovery.

  • Will there be meaningful dialogue in Hong Kong?  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 7:48 PM ET

    Richard Boucher, Diplomat in Residence at Watson Institute for International Studies at Brown University, discusses the effectiveness of talks between government and protesters in Hong Kong.

  • Tan Su Shan, Group Head of Consumer Banking & Wealth Management at DBS, discusses the lender's successful acquisition of Societe Generale's Asian private banking business.

  • Wells Fargo: Europe is riskier than China  Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 7:21 PM ET

    Brian Jacobsen, Chief Portfolio Strategist at Wells Fargo Advantage Funds, explains why Europe poses more economic risks than mainland China.

  • Brian Jacobsen, Chief Portfolio Strategist at Wells Fargo Advantage Funds, expects market volatility to "naturally increase" as the Fed contemplates when to raise interest rates.

  • Swan: Hong Kong is a very resilient market  Sunday, 5 Oct 2014 | 9:49 PM ET

    Wayne Swan, Former Deputy Prime Minister & Treasurer of Australia, explains his confidence in Hong Kong's economy. He later discusses his concerns for global growth.

  • G2000 founder: Sales fell 35% due to HK protests  Sunday, 5 Oct 2014 | 9:36 PM ET

    With mainland tourists and locals reluctant to spend, sales have seen a "sudden drop of 35 percent" since protests started a week ago, says Michael Tien, founder of G2000 Group.

  • Why Citi is worried about Asian EMs  Sunday, 5 Oct 2014 | 9:12 PM ET

    Ken Peng, Asia Investment Strategist, Citi Private Bank, highlights the emerging markets in Asia that are most vulnerable to an U.S. rate hike.

  • Dariusz Kowalczyk, Senior Economist & Strategist at Asia ex-Japan, Credit Agricole, explains why the South Korean won and Malaysian ringgit offer buying opportunities.

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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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