Squawk Box Asia


  • Occupy Central: Beijing needs to respond to demands

    Edward Chin, Founder of the Finance and Banking group in support of Occupy Central, condemns the use of force against Hong Kong civilians and urges the government to respond to protesters' demands.

  • Could pro-democracy protests harm Hong Kong?   Sunday, 28 Sep 2014 | 7:05 PM ET
    Could pro-democracy protests harm Hong Kong?

    Sean Darby, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Jefferies, discusses how ongoing pro-democracy protests could disrupt Hong Kong's economy and financial markets.

  • You need a password for this Singapore bar   Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 9:52 PM ET
    To get into this bar in Singapore, you need a password

    In a preview of CNBC's luxury travel program "First Class", Susan Li discovers a hidden gem in Singapore's nightlife scene.

  • How South Korea fares in corporate governance   Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 9:48 PM ET
    How South Korea fares in corporate governance

    Recent protests by workers from Hyundai Motor have once again triggered governance concerns about South Korean firms. Jamie Allen, Secretary General of the Asian Corporate Governance Association, discusses.

  • Samsung is nervous about iPhone 6's success: Pro   Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 9:39 PM ET
    Samsung is nervous about iPhone 6's sucess: Pro

    Bob O'Donnell, Founder and Chief Analyst at Technalysis Research, says the early release of Galaxy Note 4 shows that Samsung is concerned about the impact from iPhone 6.

  • Here's where to place your bets in Asia for Q4   Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 9:10 PM ET
    For Q4, here's where to place your bets in Asia

    Stephen Sheung, Head of Investment Strategy at SHK Private, explains his optimism for Chinese and Japanese markets in the fourth quarter.

  • Malaysian pewter giant sets sights on China   Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 8:53 PM ET
    Malaysian pewter giant sets sights on China

    CNBC's Christine Tan speaks to the fourth-generation leaders behind the world's largest pewter maker Royal Selangor about their expansion plans in the mainland.

  • Is the US fight against ISIS working?   Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 8:31 PM ET
    Is the US fight against ISIS working?

    James Woolsey, Former Director of Central Intelligence, highlights the problem in the U.S.' strategy against ISIS. He also discusses the effectiveness of air strikes in Syria.

  • Don't worry, US correction may be temporary   Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 8:13 PM ET
    Don't worry, US correction may be temporary

    Binay Chandgothia, MD, Portfolio Manager at Principal Global Investors, says U.S. equity valuations are reasonable and global growth remains supportive of stocks moving forward.

  • What Modi wants to achieve in US visit   Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 7:41 PM ET
    What Modi wants to achieve in US visit

    Indian Prime Minister Modi will be looking to establish "a firm friendship" and tighter economic relations with the U.S., says Thomas Pickering, Former US Ambassador to India.

  • Japan inflation slows: Should BOJ be worried?   Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 7:30 PM ET
    Japan inflation slows in August: Should BOJ be worried?

    Takuji Okubo, Principal & Chief Economist at Japan Macro Advisors, says the easing of core consumer inflation in August suggests that Japan's recovery may be vulnerable.

  • When it comes to stocks, Nomura prefers India to China

    Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Nomura, says Indian equities are a better buy amid China's growth slowdown.

  • Hong Kong's Civic Party lauds student protest   Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 9:45 PM ET
    Hong Kong's Civic Party lauds student protest

    Claudia Mo, Legislator of the Civic Party, defends the student protest against China's stance on electoral reform.

  • Can Australia survive the iron ore slump?   Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 9:34 PM ET
    Can Australia survive the slump in iron ore prices?

    Mike Harrowell, Director, Resources Research at BBY, discusses the impact of falling iron ore prices on major miners like BHP Billiton.

  • Bullish on US stocks for next 6 months: Pro   Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 9:13 PM ET
    Bullish on US stocks for the next 6 months: Pro

    Richard Harris, Chief Executive of Port Shelter Investment Management, says positive fundamentals in the U.S. economy will lead Wall Street higher in the near term.

  • Challenges ahead for Hyundai Motor   Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 8:35 PM ET
    A challenging time ahead for Hyundai Motor

    Apart from protests, Hyundai Motor also faces pressure from other carmakers on new wage provisions, says Troy Stangarone, Senior Director at Korea Economic Institute.

  • Manulife CEO: Love Asia's economic outlook   Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 8:14 PM ET
    Here's why Manulife Financial is big on Asia

    Donald Guloien, President and CEO of Manulife Financial, says Asia sales are up nearly 16 percent on year and discusses competition in the insurance industry.

  • What a new PBOC boss means   Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 8:06 PM ET
    What a new PBOC boss means for markets

    Adrian Mowat, Managing Director, Chief Asian and Emerging Market Equity Strategist at JP Morgan, says the leadership change will likely cause confusion about monetary policy.

  • Obama's ISIS plan still unclear: Pro   Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 7:32 PM ET
    Obama's plan against ISIS still unclear: Pro

    Andrew Tabler, Senior Fellow, Program on Arab Politics at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, discusses President Obama's address at the U.N. General Assembly.

  • Why emerging Asia is the place to be   Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 7:20 PM ET
    Why emerging Asia is the place to be

    Decent valuations and earnings growth are some of the reasons to invest in emerging Asia, says David Kahn, Managing Director at Convergent Wealth Advisors.

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

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