Squawk Box Asia


  • Meet the women who are running the show  Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 9:42 PM ET

    In this preview of CNBC's special program "Running The Show", Susan Li takes a look at the lives of some of the most influential female figures today.

  • Middle East tension, a systemic risk?  Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 9:15 PM ET

    Viktor Shvets, Head of Strategy Research, Asia at Macquarie, explains why tensions across the Middle East and Africa pose greater risks than the Russia-Ukraine crisis.

  • How this apparel giant stays ahead of the game  Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 9:10 PM ET

    Amid rising wages in China, Luen Thai Holdings has been seeking greener pastures in the likes of Southeast Asia so as to stay competitive. CNBC's Christine Tan has more.

  • A US rate hike in Q1 2015? Macquarie says so  Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 9:06 PM ET

    Viktor Shvets, Head of Strategy Research, Asia at Macquarie, explains why the Fed could raise interest rates sooner rather than later.

  • The missing piece in Japan's growth puzzle  Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 8:31 PM ET

    Luca Silipo, Chief Economist for Asia Pacific at Natixis, highlights the absence of wage increments as the missing link in Japan's Abenomics-fueled recovery.

  • Should investors brace for Scotland impact?  Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 8:30 PM ET

    Xavier Denis, Economist and Strategist at Societe Generale Private Banking, discusses whether the vote for Scottish independence could impact global financial markets.

  • ADB: Asia still on track to hit 6.4% growth in 2014  Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 7:47 PM ET

    Bindu Lohani, Vice President of the Asian Development Bank, is confident that Asia can see 6.4 percent growth this year. He later introduces the institution's new Creative Productivity Index.

  • WPP: Scottish independence isn't good news  Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 7:43 PM ET

    Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, says the independence of Scotland could diminish Britain's international standing.

  • Swan backs Obama's new plans to fight ISIS  Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 7:32 PM ET

    Wayne Swan, Former Deputy Prime Minister of Australia, says U.S. President Obama has put together practical measures, careful not to repeat the mistakes of his predecessor.

  • Wall Street not in corrective phase just yet: Pro  Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 7:18 PM ET

    Lee Partridge, CIO & Managing Director of Salient Partners, explains why he disagrees with David Rosenberg that U.S. stocks have entered a corrective phase.

  • EY: Making progress on US-China audit spat  Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 9:45 PM ET

    Mark Weinberger, Global Chairman of EY, explains why he's hopeful for a resolution in the audit dispute between the U.S. and China.

  • China's economy is losing momentum: Nomura  Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 9:37 PM ET

    Easing inflation for the month of August shows that China is struggling to stage a convincing economic recovery, says Rob Subbaraman, Chief Economist of Nomura.

  • Nestle: Food supply chains are safer than ever  Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 9:23 PM ET

    Nandu Nandkishore, Executive VP & Zone Director for Asia, Oceania & MidEast at Nestle, discusses the state of global food safety and outlines three solutions to combat recent food scares.

  • Thursday's address was 'classic Obama': Pro  Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 9:16 PM ET

    While President Obama's speech signaled limited U.S. leadership in combating ISIS, it struck the right balance for the U.S. audience, says Firas Maksad, Managing Director of Global Policy Advisors.

  • A Scottish independence will benefit no one: Pro  Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 8:41 PM ET

    Mark Grant, Managing Director at Southwest Securities, describes why a Scottish independence means negative impact for the U.K. and outlines how investors can prepare against that.

  • Oil producers facing a double whammy: IHS  Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 8:33 PM ET

    After OPEC announced that it is cutting demand forecast for the next 2 years, supply may continue to outpace demand rendering oil prices under pressure, says Victor Shum, VP of IHS Energy Insight.

  • Ex-PBOC advisor: 7.5% growth is not a problem  Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 8:17 PM ET

    Li Daokui, former PBoC Advisor, says China will achieve a 7.5 percent growth for 2014, but warns of the need for Beijing to lower its growth target for next year.

  • As balance sheet grows, what more can BOJ do?  Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 8:05 PM ET

    With the Bank of Japan already on an "extreme expansionary trajectory", further easing could be difficult, says Geoff Lewis, Global Market Strategist at JP Morgan Asset Management.

  • Alibaba to see a first-day stock pop: Expert  Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    Charles Sizemore, CIO of Sizemore Capital Management, says Alibaba shares could enjoy a 20 to 30 percent pop on its first trading day, but warns that the euphoria could be short-lived.

  • What is Obama's gameplan against ISIS?  Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 7:31 PM ET

    Daniel Serwer, Senior Research Professor of Conflict Management at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, outlines his expectations ahead of U.S. President Obama's speech on Wednesday.

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.

Contact Squawk Box Asia

  • Showtimes

    Monday - Friday, 07:00 - 10:00 SIN/HK
    Monday - Friday, 10:00 - 13:00 SYD
    New Zealand
    Monday - Friday, 12:00 - 15:00 NZ


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

  • Susan Li co-anchors CNBC's flagship morning program Squawk Box.


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