Shekhar Kapur, Indian film director, producer and actor, discusses the state of film-making and how Mandela will be remembered in India.» Read More
Paul Endacott, Managing Director, Ambition discusses the latest hiring trends in Asia, especially within the financial services sector. He adds that a lot of jobs are being shifted from Singapore & Hong Kong.
Victor Anthony, Senior Analyst, Internet & Media, Topeka Capital Markets says Facebook's latest quarterly earnings were a good solid beat. He discusses the future of Facebook's mobile platform.
Jan Dawson, Chief Telecoms Analyst, Ovum says RIM's new phones are exciting developments, but adds that it's unlikely to be a huge competitor to either Google's Android or Apple's iPhone.
David Hess, President, Pratt & Whitney discusses his firm's expansion plans in Singapore. He also expresses confidence that Boeing will be able to sort through the issues with the Dreamliner.
Mansoor Mohi-uddin, Chief Currency Strategist, UBS says the U.S. Q4 GDP data was impacted by fiscal austerity. He adds that the non-farm payrolls are the key data point to watch.
David Kuo, Director, The Motley Fool says it is hard to predict when markets will pullback and says he constantly adds money to his holdings. He explains why Burberry is one of his picks.
David Kuo, Director, The Motley Fool says the Fed will start firing up its printing press again. He says the shock contraction in U.S. Q1 GDP is not a temporary blip.
Patee Sarasin, CEO, Nok Air says the company plans to list on the Bangkok Stock Exchange in Q3. It hopes to raise about THB3-4 billion to fund its international expansion plans.
Gaurav Sodhi, Resources Analyst at Intelligent Investor says commodity markets move in tandem with monetary policy. He says a negative surprise from the key jobs data on Friday may be good for commodities as would imply further stimulus efforts from the Fed.
Peter Arment, MD for Industrials Equity Research, Sterne Agee says Boeing faces headline risks due to its 787 troubles but says the problems will be resolved in Q1.
Scott Nations, Chief Investment Officer & President, NationsShares says the 787 lithium-ion battery problem is a much bigger issue for Boeing than people think. He says Boeing may have to re-engineer its Dreamliner.
Scott Nations, Chief Investment Officer & President, NationsShares says investors have dodged a bullet despite U.S. Q4 GDP showing a shock contraction and that Friday's jobs numbers could confirm a slowdown. He says the VIX gathering strength is a cause for concern.
David Green-Morgan, Global Capital Markets Research Director, Jones Lang Lasalle says the region's property sector got a drubbing last year, but is likely to rebound in 2013.
Nicholas Cunningham, Transport Analyst, Macquarie expects a 1% impact on ANA's operating earnings if the Dreamliner remains grounded each month. He discusses the relationship between ANA, JAL, and Boeing.
Tony Stringer, MD & COO, Global Sovereigns and Supranationals, Fitch Ratings says concerns over India's structural issues and pace of reforms must be addressed before Fitch can raise its outlook on India.
Paul Krake, Founder, View from the Peak: Macro Strategies warns of a credit crisis in China. He says the composition of growth is skewed and reforms aren't taking place quickly enough.
Paul Krake, Founder, View from the Peak: Macro Strategies explains why the Fed will not wait until the U.S. unemployment rate hits 6.5% before it ends its bond buying program.
David Ratliff, Head of Investor Sales & Relationship Management, Citi Asia Pacific says real demand will drive an economic recovery this year and this might see investments go into credit and high yield.
Tim Speiss, Partner-In-Charge, EsinerAmper thinks U.S. lawmakers are putting serious consideration into spending cuts. He says the economic picture for the U.S. looks rosy in 2013.
Tim Speiss, Partner-In-Charge, EsinerAmper says markets have overreacted to positive news and warns of volatility ahead.
Part of the CNBC Asia team since 1993, Soong is one of the founding anchors and co-anchor of CNBC Asia's "Squawk Box."
Based at CNBC's Hong Kong studios, Bernie Lo covers core business day programming, co-anchoring Squawk Box Asia and anchoring The Call.
Oake is a financial news anchor and producer as well as an independent journalist who anchors exclusively for CNBC Asia Pacific.