Squawk Box Asia


  • Top China train maker sees weak Hong Kong debut  Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 9:36 PM ET

    Dickie Wong, Executive Director at Kingston Securities, explains why shares of China's second biggest trainmaker by sales saw a negative open at its Hong Kong market debut.

  • Thailand's martial law sparked relief: AmCham  Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 9:15 PM ET

    Darren Buckley, President, American Chamber of Commerce, Thailand, explains why the declaration of martial law is actually a positive move for Thailand.

  • Infiniti Q50 launches in Hong Kong on Thursday  Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 8:31 PM ET

    Johan De Nysschen, President of Infiniti, explains why the automaker's new model will be a good fit for the Hong Kong market.

  • Stanchart: US rate hike will be a 'mixed blessing'  Wednesday, 21 May 2014 | 8:18 PM ET

    Jaspal Bindra, Group Executive Director & CEO, Asia, Standard Chartered Bank, explains why an interest rate hike in the U.S. will be a shot in the arm for the lender's bottom line.

  • Where CVC Capital is planning to invest  Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 9:44 PM ET

    After raising $3.5 billion for its fourth Asia fund, private equity firm CVC Capital plans to invest those funds. Roy Kuan, Managing Partner, outlines the firm's top sector picks.

  • Ex-ambassador: Putin's China visit is a 'love-in'  Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 9:34 PM ET

    Geoff Raby, Chairman & CEO at Geoff Raby & Associates and former Australian Ambassador to China, discusses the highlights of the Russian President's visit to the mainland.

  • Vietnam riots hurt sentiment: AmCham  Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 9:24 PM ET

    Marc Townsend, Chairman of AmCham Vietnam, discusses the impact on corporates and the supply chain indsutry following anti-Chinese riots in Vietnam.

  • Will China really unveil a RRR cut for banks?  Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 9:15 PM ET

    Mark Tinker, Global Portfolio Manager at AXA Framlington, discusses the chances of a cut in the reserve-requirement-ratio and explains why he's bullish on Chinese structural reforms.

  • Goldman Sachs: China is biggest risk to EMs  Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 8:47 PM ET

    Sheila Patel, CEO, Goldman Sachs Asset Management International, sees an improvement in the medium-term outlook for emerging markets.

  • Philippine equities have been one of the best performers in Asia. Hans Sicat, CEO, Philippine Stock Exchange, discusses the ratio of foreign and local money in the market.

  • MMG: How we plan on becoming a $20 billion company  Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 8:25 PM ET

    Andrew Michelmore, CEO of MMG, explains how its acquisition of the Las Bambas project will help it become a $20 billion company.

  • MMG: Now is a good time for us to buy assets  Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 8:18 PM ET

    Andrew Michelmore, CEO of MMG, explains why the company chose to buy Glencore Xstrata's undeveloped copper deposit Las Bambas for $5.9 billion.

  • Bangkok wakes up to second day under martial law  Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 8:05 PM ET

    A day after Thailand's army imposed martial law, CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports live from Bangkok on the latest developments.

  • Why BOJ needs to do more to stimulate economy  Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 7:51 PM ET

    Boris Schlossberg, Managing Director at BK Asset Management, says Japan's larger-than-expected April trade deficit came as no surprise and calls on the central bank to further weaken the yen.

  • Expect more paralysis in Thai politics: Expert  Tuesday, 20 May 2014 | 7:32 PM ET

    Sean King, Senior Vice President at Park Strategies, says Thailand isn't heading towards a civil war but remains pessimistic on the country's political outlook.

  • As S&P 500 tests new highs, is the uptrend at risk? Monday, 19 May 2014 | 11:00 PM ET

    How much longer can the S&P 500 can sustain its uptrend? If charts are anything to go by, the underlying trend is here to stay.

  • Deezer: Plan to enter US markets by year-end  Monday, 19 May 2014 | 9:45 PM ET

    Mathieu Molinero, Head of New Markets at music streaming website Deezer, describes the company's launch in the American market later this year.

  • Is Thailand headed for a 'slow motion' coup?  Monday, 19 May 2014 | 9:36 PM ET

    Kim McQuay, Country Representative for Thailand at The Asia Foundation, describes the next course of action for Thailand's military after they declared martial law on Tuesday.

  • Central banks dominating global markets: Citi  Monday, 19 May 2014 | 9:17 PM ET

    Ken Peng, Asia Investment Strategist at Citi Private Bank, says markets are awaiting policy changes from global central banks and discusses his top picks in Asia.

  • Why China hacking charges are 'no big deal'  Monday, 19 May 2014 | 9:07 PM ET

    Christian Whiton, Principal, DC International Advisory, explains why Washington's indictment of Chinese military officers is not "the sea change that some have made it out to be."

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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