Squawk Box Asia


  • Ramon Ang, President and COO at San Miguel Corporation, describes how the firm's pitch for a city airport can resolve congestion problems and attract foreign investment.

  • Expectations from the US-Africa summit  Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 8:46 PM ET

    Amadou Sy, Senior Fellow, Africa Growth Initiative at Brookings Institution, says the U.S. is still Africa's largest foreign investor, but warns of the need to diversify beyond natural resources.

  • Independence: Comfortable with commodity prices  Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 8:36 PM ET

    Peter Bradford, Managing Director & CEO of Independence Group, says the firm's diversified portfolio in various metals helps it to cope with the volatility in commodity prices.

  • GLP: New deal will boost growth in China  Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 8:31 PM ET

    Jeffrey Schwartz, Co-founder & Chairman of the Executive Committee of Global Logistic Properties, describes his optimism for the firm's latest acquisition in the mainland.

  • Why CIMB likes South Korean equities  Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 8:15 PM ET

    Jim McCafferty, Head of Research at CIMB Securities, says a rise in shareholder activism makes South Korea an attractive market. He later explains why he doesn't like Samsung shares.

  • What to expect from Toyota Q1 earnings  Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    Ahead of Toyota Motor's first quarter results due Tuesday, Mohit Arora, Executive Director - Asia Pacific at J.D. Power and Associates, outlines his expectations.

  • Kingsgate Consolidated: Cost-saving matters  Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 7:35 PM ET

    Ross Smyth-Kirk, Chairman of Kingsgate Consolidated, discusses the importance of having cost-cutting measures in the Australian mining industry.

  • Why are 'microflats' hot in Hong Kong?  Sunday, 3 Aug 2014 | 9:34 PM ET

    David Fong, Managing Director of Hip Shing Hong Holdings, says the firm's "microflats", which sold nearly 80 percent since its launch last week, are mainly bought by local buyers.

  • Sirius: How we're developing the Nova project  Sunday, 3 Aug 2014 | 9:22 PM ET

    Mark Bennett, Managing Director & CEO of Sirius Resources, discusses the firm's Nova nickel-copper discovery in Western Australia's Fraser Range and outlines its development plans.

  • A 25-30% upside in Hong Kong stocks?  Sunday, 3 Aug 2014 | 9:12 PM ET

    Based on the 10-year average for price-earnings ratio, a 25 to 30 percent upside is likely for Hong Kong shares, says Sam Le Cornu, Senior Portfolio Manager, Asia Listed Equities at Macquarie Funds Group.

  • Northern Star: Why we want to expand  Sunday, 3 Aug 2014 | 8:44 PM ET

    Bill Beament, Managing Director, Northern Star Resources, discusses its decision to purchase two mines from Barrick Gold early this year.

  • SAP: China will be our second home  Sunday, 3 Aug 2014 | 8:33 PM ET

    Mark Gibbs, President, Greater China at SAP, says the firm's strategy in the mainland is to be a partner that complements domestic IT firms.

  • Easing remains on top of BOJ's list: Pro  Sunday, 3 Aug 2014 | 8:23 PM ET

    Tai Hui, Chief Market Strategist Asia at JP Morgan Funds, explains why the Bank of Japan will need to continue its monetary easing policy for the next few years.

  • Take a selective approach in Chinese markets: Pro  Sunday, 3 Aug 2014 | 8:06 PM ET

    Tai Hui, Chief Market Strategist Asia at JP Morgan Funds, says Beijing's reforms may take years to finalize so investors should buy into Chinese equities selectively.

  • Why the new Gaza truce looks fragile  Sunday, 3 Aug 2014 | 7:45 PM ET
    An Israeli army Merkava tank rolls along the border between Israel and the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip on July 28, 2014.

    The odds are high that the humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza will once again fall apart, says Thane Rosenbaum, Senior Fellow, New York University School of Law.

  • Australia mining confidence at 5-year low: Survey  Sunday, 3 Aug 2014 | 7:33 PM ET

    David Hand, Managing Director at Newport Consulting, discusses the findings of its survey which reveal that the outlook from senior executives in Australia's mining sector is at a five-year low.

  • Jonathan Pain, Author of The Pain Report, expects further declines for U.S. stocks ahead, with the S&P 500 index possibly losing another 100 points to hit its 200-day moving average.

  • Contrarian still sees further 25% rise in US stocks Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 10:10 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during the afternoon of May 7, 2014 in New York City. Stocks rose over 100 points for the second straight day in a row.

    As calls for a sharp correction on U.S. stocks grow louder, one commentator says stocks have a further 25 percent to run.

  • China PMI readings indicate recovery: HSBC  Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 9:45 PM ET

    Frederic Neumann, MD & Co-Head of Asia Economic Research at HSBC, compares the bank's final PMI reading for July to the bank's flash estimate and Beijing's official figure.

  • Philippine central bank: Inflation spurred rate hike  Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 9:36 PM ET

    Amando Tetangco, Governor, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, says the central bank's rate hike on Thursday was in response to elevated inflation expectations.

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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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