Squawk Box Asia


  • 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."

  • The real challenges of prosecuting companies  Monday, 19 May 2014 | 8:33 PM ET

    Marc Lo Presti, Founding Partner, Lopresti Law Group, says the biggest obstacle in criminally prosecuting big companies is the difficulty of identifying individual actors.

  • M&A activity returns to 2008 levels  Monday, 19 May 2014 | 8:20 PM ET

    Bert Dohmen, President and Founder, Dohmen Capital Research Institute, says a peak in M&A activity usually corresponds to a peak in the stock market.

  • A Russia-China gas deal is likely: Eurasia  Monday, 19 May 2014 | 7:39 PM ET

    Alexander Kliment, Director, Eurasia Group, says a gas deal between Russia and China will reinforce Moscow's economic realignment towards Asia.

  • Cybersecurity, the new economic warfare?  Monday, 19 May 2014 | 7:31 PM ET

    Alexander Kliment, Director, Eurasia Group, says Washington won't be able to succeed in changing China's cyber behavior without putting its economic interests at risk.

  • How will hacking charges impact US-China ties?  Monday, 19 May 2014 | 7:11 PM ET

    Frank Holmes, CEO & Chief Investment Officer, U.S. Global Investors, describes the extent of any commecial fallout after the U.S. charged Chinese military officers with corporate espionage.

  • Japan has a right to defend itself: Abe advisor Sunday, 18 May 2014 | 11:44 PM ET
    National Defense Academy of Japan (NDA) cadets march to class at the NDA campus in Yokosuka, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, on Monday, April 21, 2014.

    Japan has an "innate right" to defend itself, an advisor to PM Shinzo Abe said, following its steps to move Japan away from its pacifist constitution.

  • Thailand: Are things going from bad to worse?  Sunday, 18 May 2014 | 9:34 PM ET

    Daniel Martin, Asia Economist at Capital Economics, says both investors and consumers are losing confidence in Thailand.

  • Morgan Stanley: Predict India GDP at 6.5 to 7.5%  Sunday, 18 May 2014 | 9:14 PM ET

    Chetan Ahya, Chief Asia Economist at Morgan Stanley, explains his bullish calls for the Indian economy over the next few years.

  • Optimistic on TPP: Shinzo Abe advisor  Sunday, 18 May 2014 | 8:33 PM ET

    Tomohiko Taniguchi, Special Advisor to Shinzo Abe's Cabinet, responds to criticism that Japan's protection of its agricultural sector is hindering progress on TPP talks.

  • Private demand growth in Japan is rising: Pro  Sunday, 18 May 2014 | 7:51 PM ET

    Takuji Okubo, Principal & Chief Economist at Japan Macro Advisors, says upbeat machinery orders in March are a confirmation that Japan is on its way to sustainable growth.

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