Squawk Box Asia


  • Did equities over-reacted to Ukraine?     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 5:32 PM ET

    Markets have over-reacted to ongoing tensions in Ukraine, says Patrick Chovanec, Chief Strategist at Silvercrest Asset Management, adding that geopolitical significance, rather than economic, is what matters.

  • Investors should look at the long-term and refrain from chasing commodity prices led upwards by Ukraine's crisis, says Bill Stone, Chief Investment Strategist, PNC Asset Management Group.

  • With Ukraine only accounting for 0.26 percent of the world's gross domestic product (GDP), Bill Stone, Chief Investment Strategist at PNC Asset Management Group, says it is unlikely that ongoing unrest will rattle global financial markets.

  • Russia in control of Crimean peninsula     Monday, 3 Mar 2014 | 5:14 PM ET

    Russian forces have either occupied or surrounded all government buildings, Ukranian military bases, a key port and telecom towers. NBC's Jim Maceda has more on the situation in Ukraine.

  • Why was Airbus the 'better choice' for JAL?     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 7:44 PM ET

    Norikazu Saito, Japan Airlines' managing executive officer of finance & accounting, speaks to CNBC's Kaori Enjoji about the airline's decision to work with Airbus and possibility of raising wages.

  • Are investment decisions down to genetics?     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 7:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Asia Squawk Box team discuss a latest report which revealed that genes may play a significant part in determining the type of investments you make.

  • China needs to act rather than talk: Pro     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 7:24 PM ET

    Ahead of Wednesday's National People's Congress, James Gruber, Author of "Asia Confidential", explains why he is hoping for more action from the Chinese authorities.

  • Ukraine adds more risks to markets: Pro     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 7:15 PM ET

    While the crisis in Ukraine may not have implications for financial markets, James Gruber, Author of investment newsletter "Asia Confidential", says it adds 'another layer of risk that may trigger a broader correction'.

  • Ukrainian and Russian troops in a standoff     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 7:13 PM ET

    Russian solders seized control of Crimea on Sunday in a bloodless coup. CNBC's Bill Neely reports.

  • Weak China PMI not 'end of the world': Pro     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 6:52 PM ET

    With China's economy in a structural downshift, Ben Simpfendorfer, MD & Founder, Silk Road Associates, says latest official purchasing mangers index (PMI) data from China is not surprising.

  • Volatility to continue for yuan: Citi     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 6:38 PM ET

    Todd Elmer, Currency Strategist at Citi, says the Chinese yuan may continue to see further two-way price action before a widening of the trading band is implemented.

  • Fed won't end QE this year: Blackhorse     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 6:23 PM ET

    Richard Duncan, Chief Economist, Blackhorse Asset Management, explains why the Fed's quantitative easing (QE) is unlikely to end in 2014.

  • With the situation in Ukraine unlikely to escalate, Richard Duncan, Chief Economist, Blackhorse Asset Management, says ongoing crisis will not have a long-lasting impact on financial markets.

  • Pro-west support gathers in Kiev     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    A huge show of support for the government gathered in Kiev's independent square, after Russian forces took control of Crimea in a bloodless coup on Sunday. CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports.

  • David Lennox, Resources Analyst at Fat Prophets, says prices of the precious metal will not see an upward trend, unless an escalation in military action in Ukraine occurs.

  • 63% bullish on USD this week: CNBC poll     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 5:43 PM ET

    Responding to CNBC's latest forex poll, where 63 percent of respondents were bullish on the greenback this week, Richard Yetsenga, Head of Global Markets Research at ANZ, explains why he begs to differ.

  • Reading the Ukraine crisis     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 5:35 PM ET

    Leslie Holmes, Professor at the School of Social and Political Sciences at the University of Melbourne, analyzes latest developments in Ukraine after Russia seized Crimea in a bloodless coup on Sunday.

  • What the Ukraine crisis means for markets     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 5:19 PM ET

    Joe Magyer, Senior Analyst at The Motley Fool, says the odds of the current crisis in Ukraine blowing up into a full-scale conflict that will rattle global markets is very low'

  • Ian Bremmer, President of the Eurasia Group, explains why he thinks geopolitical uncertainty, sparked by the crisis in Ukraine at the moment, may be at levels worse than the September-11 attacks.

  • Will Asian equities fall on Ukraine crisis?     Sunday, 2 Mar 2014 | 5:05 PM ET

    CNBC's Asia Squawk Box team discuss how Asian stock markets may react to the unrest in Ukraine this week.

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