Squawk Box Asia


  • Steve Brice, Chief Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered Wealth Management Group, says China's manufacturing activity has improved, but warns of growth uncertainties next year.

  • HK politician calls for international involvement  Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 8:42 PM ET

    Christopher Lau, Treasurer of HK's People Power, says the international community should exert more pressure on Beijing to accede to Hong Kong's demand for election reforms.

  • Expect data to show significant US recovery: Pro  Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 8:14 PM ET

    Jonathan Pain, Author of The Pain Report, outlines his confidence in the U.S. economy and discusses whether the first confirmed case of Ebola in the country could derail recovery.

  • Soft yen lifted manufacturers' sentiment: HSBC  Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 7:51 PM ET

    Izumi Devalier, Japan Economist at HSBC, says recent weakness in the Japanese currency helped business sentiment in the July-September period.

  • US won't see an Ebola epidemic: Expert  Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 7:40 PM ET

    Peter Hotez, Founding Dean, National School of Tropical Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, says the U.S. won't see an Ebola outbreak as the virus is not easily transmitted between people.

  • Should you be concerned about US home prices?  Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 7:31 PM ET

    Stan Humphries, Chief Economist at Zillow, explains why markets don't have to be worried about the below-view rise in July's S&P/Case-Shiller home price index.

  • US September jobs report won't be a big deal: Pro  Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 7:17 PM ET

    John Rutledge, Chief Investment Strategist at SAFANAD, expects the U.S. economy to add 200,000 to 225,000 jobs for September, reflecting a "boring" pace of growth.

  • Protesters stay out on Hong Kong streets  Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 9:48 PM ET

    Demonstrations in Hong Kong appear set to continue on early Tuesday. CNBC's Pauline Chiou heads down to the protest site and reports her observations.

  • Dell: Confident of future in Asia  Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 9:40 PM ET

    Amit Midha, President of Asia Pacific and Japan at Dell, says the firm is seeing strong performances in Asia's emerging markets and outlines the growth opportunities in China.

  • RBI still concerned about currency stability: Pro  Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 9:15 PM ET

    Rahul Chadha, Co-Chief Investment Officer at Mirae Asset Global Investments, expects the Reserve Bank of India to hold interest rates unchanged as it keeps an eye on currency stability.

  • Hong Kong is being marginalized: Economist  Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 9:03 PM ET

    Independent Economist Andy Xie says Hong Kong's significance as an offshore financial centre to China is waning.

  • GLP: Focused on China network expansion  Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 8:50 PM ET

    Heather Xie, CFO of Global Logistic Properties, says the firm is focused on its businesses in China, Japan and Brazil, but it will keep an eye on events in Hong Kong.

  • Ex-HK official: Hong Kong isn't the next Tiananmen  Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 8:34 PM ET

    To liken ongoing protests to 1989's Tiananmen Incident is an exaggeration, says Ronald Arculli, Former Convenor of Hong Kong's Executive Council. He later discusses the outlook for Hong Kong.

  • Why China won't budge on Hong Kong reform calls  Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 8:18 PM ET

    David Akers-Jones, President at the Business and Professionals Federation of Hong Kong, says changes to Beijing's ruling on election reforms in Hong Kong is unlikely.

  • How has Hong Kong's business environment changed?  Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 8:12 PM ET

    Christopher Hammerbeck, Executive Director at the British Chamber of Commerce in HK, compares the city's business environment before and after the return to Chinese rule.

  • Despite mixed data, this expert still likes Japan  Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 7:41 PM ET

    Martin Schulz, MD, International Equities at PNC Capital Advisors, says Japanese firms possess compelling valuations and earnings growth potential.

  • US will see 'moderately faster' growth ahead: Pro  Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 7:14 PM ET

    James Lowell, CIO of Adviser Investments, says the U.S. economy is on track for a "moderately faster pace of growth" over the next 12 to 18 months.

  • Banks shut branches over Hong Kong protests  Sunday, 28 Sep 2014 | 9:48 PM ET

    Keith Pogson, Senior Partner, Financial Services at EY, explains why the temporary closure of bank branches and ATMs of 17 banks in Hong Kong won't impact the city's banking system.

  • Gold coin sales on the rise in US  Sunday, 28 Sep 2014 | 9:35 PM ET

    Juerg Kiener, MD & CIO of Swiss Asia Capital, discusses the rise in demand for gold coins as of late and explains why that isn't translating into a rise in gold prices.

  • Hang Seng losses will be short-lived: Expert  Sunday, 28 Sep 2014 | 9:22 PM ET

    Andrew Freris, CEO of Ecognosis Advisory, says Hong Kong markets will ignore political instability eventually and return to fundamental drivers like the U.S. interest rates and China's economy.

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

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