Squawk Box Asia


  • State of the global economy     Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 7:17 PM ET

    Richard Jerram, Chief Economist at the Bank of Singapore talks about China's love for U.S. treasurys and Japan's macro-economic outlook.

  • Kiev sees worst day of violence in 12 weeks     Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 7:11 PM ET

    At least 14 protesters and seven policemen were killed as Ukrainian riot police advanced onto a central square in Kiev. NBC's Richard Engel reports.

  • GLP: China investment will be a game-changer     Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 6:45 PM ET

    Jeffrey Schwartz, Co-founder & Chairman, Executive Committee at GLP, explains why he doesn't anticipate regulatory hurdles from a $2.5 billion investment from a consortium of Chinese investors.

  • Is Coca-cola fizzling out?     Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 6:40 PM ET

    Pete Benson, Partner at investment advisory firm, Beacon Capital Management, discusses Coca-cola's slump on the stock market, after posting a decline in fourth-quarter sales.

  • Losers and gainers of US's extreme winter     Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 6:13 PM ET

    While the retail sector has taken a hit from the frigid winter in U.S., David Kuo, CEO of The Motley Fool Singapore, says utility and energy firms have seen a positive boost.

  • Why gold could lose its shine soon     Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 5:48 PM ET

    Warren Gilman, Chairman & CEO at CEF Holdings, explains why the metal's six-week rally might be coming to an end.

  • US winter chilled housing data: Pro     Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 5:33 PM ET

    Hollis Greenlaw, Chairman & CEO at United Development Funding, says frigid winter is to blame after a measure of home builder confidence fell sharply in February.

  • Is an Apple-Tesla deal underway?     Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 5:23 PM ET

    Scott Redler, Chief Strategic Officer at T3live.com, discusses reports that Apple executives met with Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

  • Is $1,440 for gold possible?     Tuesday, 18 Feb 2014 | 5:16 PM ET

    Scott Redler, Chief Strategic Officer at T3live.com, explains why he thinks the precious metal's ascent may breach $1,440.

  • Yuan takes another step forward as a world currency Monday, 17 Feb 2014 | 8:37 PM ET

    A yuan settlement service by Australia’s stock exchange operator ASX and Bank of China marks another step in yuan’s development as a global currency.

  • Ritesh Maheswari, Financial Services Ratings for Asia-Pacific, Standard & Poor's, discusses how Asian banks may be vulnerable to a cocktail of Fed tapering and potential tightening in China.

  • How BHP achieved stellar H1 revenue growth     Monday, 17 Feb 2014 | 7:23 PM ET

    Juerg Kiener, MD & CIO of independent asset manager Swiss Asia Capital, says cost-cutting exercises and peak capital expenditure boosted the mining giant's earnings.

  • Why Italy's Renzi needs to form a coalition     Monday, 17 Feb 2014 | 6:45 PM ET

    Jacob Kirkegaard, Senior Research Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, says Renzi's success will depend on putting together the right team of technocrats.

  • Forget Abe's third arrow for now: HSBC     Monday, 17 Feb 2014 | 6:18 PM ET

    Andre De Silva, Head of Asia Pacific Rates at HSBC Global Research, explains why Abe's first arrow may take the spotlight instead of the anticipated third arrow once the sales tax hike starts.

  • Australia to launch yuan payment service     Monday, 17 Feb 2014 | 6:05 PM ET

    Arthur Sinodinos, Assistant Treasurer of Australia, describes how the Australian stock exchange's yuan settlement service will bolster ties between the two nations.

  • Calls heighten for Brent benchmark reform     Monday, 17 Feb 2014 | 5:47 PM ET

    Tom Essaye, President at Kinsale Trading, says if the U.S. removes its ban on oil exports, Brent will no longer be the world's benchmark.

  • Ansell: Will focus on organic growth in H2     Monday, 17 Feb 2014 | 5:35 PM ET

    Magnus Nicolin, CEO of Ansell, describes how acquisitions helped the rubber products maker post a 15 percent rise in first-half net profit.

  • Still concerned about emerging markets: Pro     Monday, 17 Feb 2014 | 5:26 PM ET

    Mike Crofton, President & CEO and Philadelphia Trust Company, explains why he thinks investors should be wary on emerging markets, despite recent stabilization.

  • Currency from Australia and New Zealand is arranged for a photograph.

    The New Zealand dollar is set to move past parity against the Australian dollar in 2014 for the first time in 40 years, according to HSBC.

  • Why hasn't Abe fired the third arrow yet?     Sunday, 16 Feb 2014 | 7:24 PM ET

    Binay Chandgothia, Portfolio Manager at Principal Global Investors, lists out factors that are hampering Japan's structural reform process.

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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