Squawk Box Asia


  • Japan industrial output misses estimates   Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 7:50 PM ET
    Japan July industrial output misses estimates

    Nicholas Weindling, Fund Manager at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, says factory output missed expectations because of weak global demand and Japanese firms relocating factories overseas.

  • BOC Aviation: Why we need to expand fleet   Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 7:40 PM ET
    BOC Aviation: Seeing good demand for our fleet

    Robert Martin, MD & CEO of BOC Aviation, says the firm is buying new jets due to rising Asian demand and the need to replace old aircrafts in North America and Europe.

  • Japan tax hike still a drag on spending: JPMorgan   Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 7:32 PM ET
    Japan tax hike still a drag on spending: JPMorgan

    Nicholas Weindling, Fund Manager at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, says July's household spending is still seeing a reactionary decline due to April's sales tax hike.

  • This is China's most lucrative sector: Fosun CEO Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 11:29 PM ET
    Liang Xinjun, vice chairman and chief executive officer of Fosun Internationa

    Mobile internet is China's most lucrative sector according to Fosun International, the country's largest private investment firm.

  • Beijing wants to confront Occupy Central: Pro   Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 9:46 PM ET
    Beijing wants to confront Occupy Central: Pro

    Michael Degolyer, Professor of Government and International Studies at HK Baptist University, discusses the latest developments of Hong Kong's constitutional reform.

  • Profits at top Chinese dairy firm meets estimates   Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 9:36 PM ET
    These factors boosted Mengniu's 1H results

    Charles Yan, Head of Greater China Consumer Research, Standard Chartered, attributes Mengniu's robust earnings to organic growth and strong contribution from China Modern Dairy.

  • Why it's time to look beyond US, Europe   Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 9:18 PM ET
    It's time to look beyond US, Europe: Pro

    Khiem Do, Head of Asian Multi-Asset at Baring Asset Management, explains why investors should take profits in the U.S. and Europe, and invest in Asia instead.

  • Key trends in China's mobile data usage   Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 8:50 PM ET
    Key trends in China's mobile data consumption

    Tucker Grinnan, Head of Regional Telecommunications Research at HSBC, outlines the preferences of Chinese mobile data users.

  • After record losses, what's next for Qantas?   Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 8:37 PM ET
    After record losses, what's next for Qantas?

    Peter Harbison, Executive Chairman, CAPA - Centre for Aviation, discusses Qantas' fleet strategy and explains why the carrier shouldn't spin-off its loyalty division.

  • 'Unbelievable' earnings from Alibaba: Pro   Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 7:48 PM ET
    'Unbelievable' Q1 earnings from Alibaba: Pro

    Brad Gastwirth, Founder & CEO of ABR Investment Strategy, discusses the e-commerce giant's stellar second-quarter results and acquisition strategy.

  • Qantas posts record full-year net loss   Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 7:35 PM ET
    Qantas shocks with record full-year net loss

    Qantas Group CEO Alan Joyce speaks at a press conference after the Australian carrier reported its biggest financial loss ever due to restructuring costs.

  • Where China's top private investment firm is looking   Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 7:31 PM ET
    Fosun: We need systematic investment

    Liang Xinjun, Vice Chair & CEO of Fosun International, identifies four sectors where the Chinese conglomerate has invested overseas.

  • 3 promising Wall Street sectors   Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 7:18 PM ET
    3 promising sectors in Wall Street

    Patrick Kaser, Managing Director and Portfolio Manager of Brandywine Global, likes U.S. energy and technology shares, along with financials which are poised to benefit from a rise in interest rates.

  • Hanoi sends envoy to mend China ties, will it work?

    Jonathan London, Assistant Professor at the City University of HK, says the visit of a Vietnamese high-ranking official might repair bilateral ties, but larger territorial issues will remain unresolved.

  • Weak yuan hurting Chinese carriers: Expert   Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 9:35 PM ET
    Weak yuan hurting Chinese carriers: Expert

    Despite growth in their underlying businesses, Chinese airlines suffered losses in the first quarter due to steep depreciation in the yuan, says Francis Lun, CEO of GEO Securities.

  • Watch out for tech stocks in these Asian markets   Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 9:10 PM ET
    Watch out for tech stocks in these Asian markets

    Andrew Sullivan, Head of Sales Trading, Hong Kong, Espirito Santo, says South Korean and Taiwanese technology stocks look attractive amid a pickup in the sector.

  • What's behind France's cabinet shake-up   Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 8:48 PM ET
    What's behind France's cabinet shake-up

    Jacob Kirkegaard, Research Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics, attributes the cabinet reshuffle to economic woes and political motives of President Francois Hollande.

  • Hopewell: Aim to boost HHI's market liquidity   Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 8:16 PM ET
    Hopewell: Aim to boost HHI's market liquidity

    Thomas Wu, Managing Director of Hopewell Holdings, explains why it is issuing a special dividend of one share of Hopewell Highway Infrastructure (HHI) for every 20 shares of the developer.

  • Court rule against Tepco is a 'stretch': Pro   Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 7:46 PM ET
    Court rule against Tepco is a 'stretch': Pro

    Curtis Milhaupt, Director of the Center for Japanese Legal Studies at the Columbia Law School, discusses news that the firm has been held responsible for a suicide case.

  • Ex-ambassador: Ukraine crisis will persist   Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 7:31 PM ET
    Ex-ambassador: Ukraine crisis will persist

    John Herbst, Former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, says Russia is likely to continue creating instability in Ukraine amid Europe's reluctance to take on a strong stance.

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