Squawk Box Asia


  • Don't write off Abenomics just yet: ANZ     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 7:51 PM ET

    Glenn Maguire, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at ANZ, explains why he thinks the much-awaited third arrow of Abenomics will be implemented soon.

  • Honda's jet dream takes flight     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 7:41 PM ET

    Honda's first business jet is set for take off next year. CNBC's Kaori Enjoji speaks to Michimasa Fujino, President & CEO at Honda Aircraft, about the HondaJet and visits the production facility in the U.S.

  • Watch out for these currency pairs     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 7:30 PM ET

    Ilya Spivak, Currency Strategist at FXCM, says the EUR/USD and the USD/CAD currency pairs could receive a boost as concerns about the U.S. economy subside.

  • Did markets overreact to Yellen's statement?     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 7:11 PM ET

    Glenn Maguire, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at ANZ, discusses the selloff across global financial markets after Janet Yellen's announcement of a earlier-than-expected rate hike.

  • Upside ahead for nickel: Pro     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 6:50 PM ET

    Daniel Hynes, Commodity Strategist at Hynes Commodities, says nickel prices could see a rise in the second-quarter as inventories fall in China.

  • Further downside ahead for copper and zinc: Pro     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 6:47 PM ET

    Worries over China's slowdown will continue to impose downward pressure on copper and zinc prices, says Daniel Hynes, Commodity Strategist at Hynes Commodities.

  • Dollar-yen at 108? Wells Fargo says it's possible     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 6:35 PM ET

    Possible changes in policies by the Fed and the Bank of Japan could lead dollar-yen to hit 108 over the next 12 months, says Eric Viloria, Currency Strategist at Wells Fargo Securities.

  • Valuations are back in vogue: Pro     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 6:24 PM ET

    John Buckingham, Chief Portfolio Manager and Chief Investment Officer at Al Frank Asset Management, says volatility on Wall Street indicates that investors are focusing on valuations again.

  • Did overpricing crush King's trading debut?     Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 6:16 PM ET

    Roger Kay, President & Founder at Endpoint Technologies and John Buckingham, Chief Portfolio Manager and Chief Investment Officer at Al Frank Asset Management, discusses the trading debut of King Digital Entertainment, maker of Candy Crush, on the New York Stock Exchange.

  • Take advantage of Nikkei selloff: Blackrock     Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 8:53 PM ET

    Attractive valuations and an ability to leverage on global growth are reasons why Japan is a good place for investments, says Marc Desmidt, MD & Head of Alpha Strategies at BlackRock Asia Pacific.

  • Evan Freely, MD & Global Leader, Credit & Political Risk Practice at Marsh, discusses the probability of Russia sparking a credit contagion.

  • Are smart homes on the horizon?     Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 8:39 PM ET

    Does Google's acquisition of Nest bring us closer to fully automated housing? CNBC's Asia Squawk Box team discuss.

  • IIF: Ukraine crisis shows need for IMF reforms     Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 8:16 PM ET

    Tim Adams, President & CEO at the Institute of International Finance, says Ukraine's uncertainty has heightened the urgency for the U.S. to enact IMF funding-and-governance reforms.

  • Is it time to favor the EMs again?     Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 7:53 PM ET

    Marc Desmidt, MD & Head of Alpha Strategies at BlackRock Asia Pacific, says there's a need for differentiation within the emerging market space.

  • Shinzo Abe wants to include more practical English-language education in Japan but as CNBC's Kaori Enjoji reports, revamping the system is more of a mental leap than a change of textbooks.

  • SPAR: Seeing lower spending in southern China     Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 7:32 PM ET

    Gordon Campbell, CEO of SPAR International, says sales took a bigger hit in the southern part of China due to a slowdown in manufacturing, which curbed consumer expenditure in those provinces.

  • Fonterra: How we achieved record cash payout     Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 7:23 PM ET

    Theo Spierings, CEO of Fonterra, says soaring demand from China in the first-half helped the firm post a record payout to its farmer shareholders.

  • Nestle: Integration is key to China growth     Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 7:19 PM ET

    Paul Bulcke, CEO of Nestle, tells CNBC's Eunice Yoon how the Swiss food giant is joining forces with local milk farms and districts to grow its business.

  • BlackRock's guide to investing in equities     Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 7:14 PM ET

    Marc Desmidt, MD & Head of Alpha Strategies at BlackRock Asia Pacific, explains why he's overweight on energy, technology and mega-cap stocks.

  • Gold headed higher on US concerns: Pro     Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 6:47 PM ET

    David Lennox, Resources Analyst at Fat Prophets, says lingering issues of a budget deficit and a debt situation in the U.S. could lift gold prices higher.

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.

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


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