Squawk Box Asia


  • US rates will gradually move up: JP Morgan  Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 7:10 PM ET

    Despite the Fed's dovish statement on Monday, David Kelly, Chief Global Strategist at JP Morgan Funds, says interest rates will still gradually move up once the economy picks up in 2015.

  • Expect China PMI to remain weak: StanChart  Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 6:51 PM ET

    Erwin Sanft, Head of China & HK Equity Research at Standard Chartered, expects China's purchasing managers' index to disappoint amid slow growth in the first half.

  • Flextronics: Electronics sector is 'very healthy'  Sunday, 30 Mar 2014 | 9:45 PM ET

    Tom Linton, Chief Procurement & Supply Chain Officer at Flextronics, discusses the health of the electronics global supply chain amid a slowdown in China.

  • Swire: Discounts to remain in Hong Kong property  Sunday, 30 Mar 2014 | 9:34 PM ET

    Martin Cubbon, Chief Executive of Swire Properties, explains why he expects Hong Kong property developers to continue to offer price discounts.

  • Melco: Gaming unharmed by China anti-graft drive  Sunday, 30 Mar 2014 | 9:11 PM ET

    Lawrence Ho, Co-Chairman & CEO at Melco Crown, describes his optimism over Chinese reforms and refutes claims that gambling in Macau has declined due to Beijing's clampdown on corruption.

  • Property defaults are contained: Shui On Land  Sunday, 30 Mar 2014 | 8:46 PM ET

    Vincent Lo, Chairman of Shui On Land, explains why he doesn't expect widespread property defaults in the mainland.

  • Japan will have portfolio of power sources: GE  Sunday, 30 Mar 2014 | 8:23 PM ET

    John Rice, Vice Chairman at General Electric, says the firm is engaged in discussions with Japan on a range of technical options for the country's power generation sources.

  • Don't dismiss Japan just yet: CIMB  Sunday, 30 Mar 2014 | 7:53 PM ET

    Jim McCafferty, Head of Research at CIMB Securities, discusses Japan's weaker-than-expected February industrial output data.

  • How to navigate the Chinese IPO hype  Sunday, 30 Mar 2014 | 7:40 PM ET

    CNBC's Asia Squawk Box team discuss the trend of Chinese firms seeking market listings in the U.S.

  • Expectations mount for Japan in Q2: CIMB  Sunday, 30 Mar 2014 | 7:33 PM ET

    Having been the biggest underperformer thus far, Japan will see more realistic expectations in the second-quarter, says Jim McCafferty, Head of Research at CIMB Securities.

  • This is BlackRock's top EM pick  Sunday, 30 Mar 2014 | 7:25 PM ET

    With its huge shale deposits and improved policy measures, Mark McCombe, Blackrock's Asia Pacific Chairman, says Mexico will leverage on the U.S economic recovery.

  • AIA, Blackrock: Positive on Chinese reforms  Sunday, 30 Mar 2014 | 7:09 PM ET

    Mark Tucker, Group Chief Executive & President at AIA and Mark McCombe, Blackrock's Asia Pacific Chairman, discuss their optimistic outlook on China's economy.

  • Is Kim's hairdo the new must-do in North Korea?  Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 8:55 PM ET

    An unconfirmed report about male North Korean students getting their hair done just like their leader Kim Jong Un has gone viral online. CNBC's Asia Squawk Box team discuss.

  • Why is Myanmar revising electricity rates?  Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 8:53 PM ET

    Tony Nash, Vice President of IHS, says Myanmar could be planning to shore up its fiscal position by implementing a nearly 14 percent hike in electricity rates come April.

  • China will not unveil massive stimulus: Pro  Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 8:41 PM ET

    Tony Nash, Vice President of IHS, explains why Beijing is unlikely to unleash a fresh round of massive stimulus like it did in 2009.

  • The best and worst performers in Asia are...  Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 8:30 PM ET

    CNBC's Asia Squawk Box team and Tony Nash, Vice President of IHS, discuss the performances of Asia's major equity markets so far in 2014.

  • Indian shares are getting ahead of themselves: Pro  Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 8:13 PM ET

    Tony Nash, Vice President of IHS, outlines his concerns for India, which has seen its equities rallying for the past month on hopes of an election win by the opposition.

  • Japan Feb data signals strength: Expert  Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 7:50 PM ET

    Martin Schulz, Senior Economist at Fujitsu Research Institute, discusses the state of Japan's economy before the consumption sales tax hike kicks in next week.

  • Rakuten: Sales tax hike to benefit e-commerce  Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 7:43 PM ET

    Hiroshi Mikitani, CEO of Japan's biggest online retailer Rakuten, explains why he thinks the country's upcoming consumption tax hike will lift online sales.

  • Will Japan's looming tax hike hurt its economy?  Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 7:15 PM ET

    Tony Nash, Vice President of IHS and Nicholas Weindling, Portfolio Manager at JP Morgan Asset Management, debate about the impact of the upcoming sales tax hike.

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  • 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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