Squawk Box Asia


  • David Lennox, Resources Analyst at Fat Prophets, says prices of the precious metal will not see an upward trend, unless an escalation in military action in Ukraine occurs.

  • 63% bullish on USD this week: CNBC poll     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 5:43 PM ET

    Responding to CNBC's latest forex poll, where 63 percent of respondents were bullish on the greenback this week, Richard Yetsenga, Head of Global Markets Research at ANZ, explains why he begs to differ.

  • Reading the Ukraine crisis     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 5:35 PM ET

    Leslie Holmes, Professor at the School of Social and Political Sciences at the University of Melbourne, analyzes latest developments in Ukraine after Russia seized Crimea in a bloodless coup on Sunday.

  • What the Ukraine crisis means for markets     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 5:19 PM ET

    Joe Magyer, Senior Analyst at The Motley Fool, says the odds of the current crisis in Ukraine blowing up into a full-scale conflict that will rattle global markets is very low'

  • Ian Bremmer, President of the Eurasia Group, explains why he thinks geopolitical uncertainty, sparked by the crisis in Ukraine at the moment, may be at levels worse than the September-11 attacks.

  • Will Asian equities fall on Ukraine crisis?     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 5:05 PM ET

    CNBC's Asia Squawk Box team discuss how Asian stock markets may react to the unrest in Ukraine this week.

  • Is 2014 the year of DMs or EMs?     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 7:45 PM ET

    Markus Schomer, MD & Chief Economist at PineBridge Investments, explains why he thinks 2014 is the year emerging markets will start looking attractive

  • This is hurting Telcos' revenue...     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 7:30 PM ET

    Over the Top (OTT) messaging apps is eating into the SMS revenue of Singapore's telecommunications companies. SMS messaging is at a six-year low, according to latest data from authorities. CNBC's Julia Wood reports.

  • TPP will happen: US-ASEAN Biz Council     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 7:22 PM ET

    Alexander Feldman, President of the US-ASEAN Business Councill, discusses the possibility of a conclusion in the Trans-pacific Partnership (TPP).

  • CLP CEO: Australia is a challenge for us     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 7:14 PM ET

    Richard Lancaster, CEO of CLP Group, addresses concerns relating to its earnings losses in Australia, which is seeing a downturn in market conditions and energy demand dip as of late.

  • Is Japan's economy on the right track?     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 6:53 PM ET

    Boris Schlossberg, Managing Director at BK Asset Management and Will Oswald, Global Head of FICC Research at Standard Chartered, discuss Japan's latest economic data released on Friday.

  • Reading Japan's latest economic data     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 6:51 PM ET

    Will Oswald, Global Head of FICC Research at Standard Chartered, says gains in Japan's latest economic data could likely be due to consumers ramping up spending before the sales tax hike in April.

  • Why Yellen won't be a game-changer     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 6:42 PM ET

    Boris Schlossberg, Managing Director at BK Asset Management, explains why the Fed is likely to keep its stance on tapering.

  • 2014 remains challenging: Maersk Line     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 6:34 PM ET

    Despite seeing earnings tripled in 2013, David Skov, Head, South China at Maersk Line, says the company expects freight rates to remain volatile and warns of overcapacity in the industry going forward.

  • Will the weather put a stop to the Fed's taper?     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 6:20 PM ET

    Will Oswald, Global Head of FICC Research at Standard Chartered, says impacts from the frigid winter is unlikely to make the Fed press the pause button on its taper plans

  • Why you may want to invest in Rwanda     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 6:14 PM ET

    Apart from a fast-growing economy, Emery Rubagenga, CEO at ROKA Mining, says Rwanda has been developing its business facilities, which makes it more attractive for investors.

  • Gold: A timeless insurance policy?     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 5:45 PM ET

    Greg Smith, Group CEO at Global Commodities makes a case for investing in gold even as yellow metal trade relatively lower from its lofty highs.

  • Why he's bullish on the US equity markets     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 5:34 PM ET

    John Carey, EVP & Portfolio Manager at Pioneer Investments, explains why he thinks the U.S. market has a lot more potential to go higher.

  • Qantas CEO: We have the confidence of the board     Thursday, 27 Feb 2014 | 5:17 PM ET

    Qantas Airways CEO Alan Joyce, believes that he has the board behind him on his plans to slash 5,000 jobs and other cost-cutting measures, after the airline posted a hefty pre-tax loss on Thursday.

  • Qantas Airways CEO Alan Joyce discusses his plans to return the airline back to profitability, as well as its dialogue with the Australian government.

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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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