Squawk Box Asia


  • Takata will be 'affected adversely' by new reports: Pro

    Takata had concealed the risks of its defective airbags after an accident in 2004, reports NYT. Scott Upham, Founder, President & Chief Executive Officer of Valient Market Research, discusses.

  • Behind Lenovo's Q2 revenue decline   Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 8:36 PM ET
    Behind Lenovo's Q2 revenue decline

    Thursday's second quarter results indicate that Lenovo is struggling to keep up with compeition in China's smartphone market, says Jean-Louis Lafayeedney, Technology Analyst at Societe Generale Ji Asia.

  • Sculptures make waves at Australia's Bondi beach   Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 8:23 PM ET
    A woman walks next to a sculpture by artist Harrie Fasher titled 'Which way forward?' overlooking Sydney's coastline on October 27, 2014.

    CNBC's Matthew Taylor visits the annual "Sculpture by the Sea" exhibition, which features 109 sculptures by local and foreign artists lined along Sydney's iconic Bondi beach.

  • Morgan Stanley's outlook for Asia   Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 8:08 PM ET
    Morgan Stanley's outlook for Asia

    Gokul Laroia, Asia Pacific Co-CEO of Morgan Stanley, explains why the region is looking "increasingly interesting" and discusses the significance of "quality growth" from China moving forward.

  • TPP vs FTAAP: Are they mutually exclusive?   Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 7:47 PM ET
    TPP vs FTAAP: Are they mutually exclusive?

    Alan Bollard, Executive Director of the APEC Secretariat, says China's push for its Free Trade Area of the Asia Pacific isn't competing with the US-led Trans-Pacific Partnership.

  • Tracking the rise of digital advertising   Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 7:36 PM ET
    Tracking the rise of digital advertising

    The move from traditional media to the online space has grown increasingly apparent in the media space. Christopher Graves, Global Chairman at Ogilvy Public Relations, discusses.

  • UBS: ECB issued a 'deliberate reminder'   Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 7:12 PM ET
    UBS: ECB issued a 'deliberate reminder'

    Paul Donovan, MD and Deputy Head Of Global Economics at UBS, says the ECB's statement on Thursday sought to remind markets that the central bank still "has many more weapons at its disposal."

  • How viable is it to invest in Myanmar's energy sector?

    In this edition of "Power Play", CNBC's Sri Jegarajah speaks to a panel of guests on the challenges of investing in Myanmar's energy sector.

  • Cheap oil is here to stay for time being: Analyst   Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 6:44 PM ET
    Cheap oil is here to stay for time being: Analyst

    Matt Smith, Commodity Analyst at Schneider Electric, says OPEC's forecast for oil to average at $110 by 2020 remains realistic, but warns that prices will stay low over the next 6 months.

  • Why the current US job growth isn't good enough   Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 6:32 PM ET
    Why the current US job growth isn't good enough

    With such anemic job growth, the U.S. economy will take years to recover the jobs lost since 2009, says Elaine Chao, Former U.S. Secretary of Labor under the Bush administration from 2001-2009.

  • Manulife: 'America is getting back to work'   Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 6:18 PM ET
    Manulife: 'America is getting back to work'

    Sandy Sanders, Senior Portfolio Manager at Manulife Asset Management, expects economic data from the U.S. to continue improving.

  • China acquires a taste for Napa Valley wine   Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 8:46 PM ET
    China acquires a taste for Napa Valley's wine

    Jeff Williamson, Director at California State Trade and Export Promotion and Dwight Bonewell, Director of Export Sales at Grand Napa Vineyards, discuss the strong Chinese demand for California's wine.

  • Expert: For China, 6% growth is the new 9%   Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 8:37 PM ET
    For China, '6 is the new 9' by 2020: Rhodium Group

    Daniel Rosen, Founding Partner of Rhodium Group, expects China to deliver 6 percent growth annually by 2020 and explains why that is great news for markets.

  • Indonesian Fin Min: We can achieve 7% growth   Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 8:05 PM ET
    Indonesian Fin Min: We can achieve 7% growth

    Bambang Brodjonegoro, Minister of Finance of Indonesia, is confident that Indonesia can see 7 percent as early as 2015, despite GDP data hitting a five-year low in the third quarter.

  • Is Toyota being too conservative with its guidance?   Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 7:47 PM ET
    Is Toyota being too conservative with new guidance?

    Toyota Motor issued a rosier outlook for the year on rising sales and a weaker currency. Yoshiaki Kawano, Manager for Japan and Korea Vehicle Sales Forecasts at IHS Automotive, discusses.

  • How Mongolia plans to reboot Oyu Tolgoi deal   Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 7:35 PM ET
    How Mongolia plans to reboot Oyu Tolgoi deal

    Ganbayar Davaa, Commissioner of Mongolia's Financial Regulatory Commission, describes the dispute over the Oyu Tolgoi copper mine and explains how the government plans to resolve it.

  • 'Significant' ECB stimulus on the cards: HSBC   Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 7:17 PM ET
    'Significant ECB stimulus is on the cards': HSBC

    While many experts don't expect any action from the European Central Bank on Thursday, Benjamin Pedley, Head of Investment Strategy, Asia at HSBC Private Bank, explains his contrarian call.

  • Will APEC result in a TPP breakthrough?   Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 6:45 PM ET
    Eurasia expects a TPP breakthrough at APEC summit

    Ian Bremmer, President of Eurasia, explains his optimism for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and discusses the outlook for US-China relations.

  • These are the risks ahead for Europe   Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 6:32 PM ET
    The risks that Europe is facing

    Apart from being left behind by a global economic recovery, Europe is also hurt by geopolitical tension and growing fragmentation within the block, says Ian Bremmer, President of Eurasia.

  • What to expect from Obama after GOP win   Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014 | 6:05 PM ET
    How will US midterm results move Wall Street?

    Ian Bremmer, President of Eurasia and Brian Jacobsen, Chief Portfolio Strategist, Wells Fargo Advantage Funds, discuss the U.S. midterm results and the reaction from markets.

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