Squawk Box Asia


  • Is it time to favor base metals again?  Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 6:46 PM ET

    Kevin Kerr, Managing Editor & Trader at Commodity Confidential, says copper prices are unlikely to sink below $3 since concerns over a China slowdown are fading.

  • How long will the Kiwi rally last?  Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 6:37 PM ET

    Boris Schlossberg, Managing Director at BK Asset Management, says the Reserve Bank of New Zealand could be prepared to weather a strong currency for some time, in exchange for control on its property sector.

  • Euro to hit $1.35 per dollar: Pro  Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 6:34 PM ET

    Boris Schlossberg, Managing Director at BK Asset Management, expects the euro to weaken in the near term as the European Central Bank embraces easing measures to ward off deflation.

  • What's causing the volatility on Wall Street?  Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 6:15 PM ET

    Bill Stone, Chief Investment Strategist at PNC Asset Management Group, says choppy trade could be due to markets trading near all-time highs and weather-related impacts.

  • Philippines to hold interest rates: Barclays  Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 8:44 PM ET

    The Philippine central bank is likely to stand pat on interest rates but could make adjustments to the triple-R after hawkish comments by its governor last week, says Prakriti Sofat, Regional Economist at Barclays.

  • These are the world's most loved airports  Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 8:30 PM ET

    Asian and European airports dominated the top 10 spots in Skytrax's latest World Airport Awards. CNBC's Julia Wood reports.

  • Hugo Boss: China remains challenging  Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 8:23 PM ET

    Claus-Dietrich Lahrs, CEO of Hugo Boss, says the brand is seeing modest improvements in the Chinese market and discusses growth in the Asian region.

  • Vanguard: This is how you 'own the market'  Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 8:14 PM ET

    William McNabb, Chairman & CEO of Vanguard, says the firm's strategy of building a diversified portfolio while keeping costs down is the best way for investors to succeed.

  • Don't write off Abenomics just yet: ANZ  Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 7:51 PM ET

    Glenn Maguire, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at ANZ, explains why he thinks the much-awaited third arrow of Abenomics will be implemented soon.

  • Honda's jet dream takes flight  Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 7:41 PM ET

    Honda's first business jet is set for take off next year. CNBC's Kaori Enjoji speaks to Michimasa Fujino, President & CEO at Honda Aircraft, about the HondaJet and visits the production facility in the U.S.

  • Watch out for these currency pairs  Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 7:30 PM ET

    Ilya Spivak, Currency Strategist at FXCM, says the EUR/USD and the USD/CAD currency pairs could receive a boost as concerns about the U.S. economy subside.

  • Did markets overreact to Yellen's statement?  Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 7:11 PM ET

    Glenn Maguire, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at ANZ, discusses the selloff across global financial markets after Janet Yellen's announcement of a earlier-than-expected rate hike.

  • Upside ahead for nickel: Pro  Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 6:50 PM ET

    Daniel Hynes, Commodity Strategist at Hynes Commodities, says nickel prices could see a rise in the second-quarter as inventories fall in China.

  • Further downside ahead for copper and zinc: Pro  Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 6:47 PM ET

    Worries over China's slowdown will continue to impose downward pressure on copper and zinc prices, says Daniel Hynes, Commodity Strategist at Hynes Commodities.

  • Dollar-yen at 108? Wells Fargo says it's possible  Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 6:35 PM ET

    Possible changes in policies by the Fed and the Bank of Japan could lead dollar-yen to hit 108 over the next 12 months, says Eric Viloria, Currency Strategist at Wells Fargo Securities.

  • Valuations are back in vogue: Pro  Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 6:24 PM ET

    John Buckingham, Chief Portfolio Manager and Chief Investment Officer at Al Frank Asset Management, says volatility on Wall Street indicates that investors are focusing on valuations again.

  • Did overpricing crush King's trading debut?  Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 6:16 PM ET

    Roger Kay, President & Founder at Endpoint Technologies and John Buckingham, Chief Portfolio Manager and Chief Investment Officer at Al Frank Asset Management, discusses the trading debut of King Digital Entertainment, maker of Candy Crush, on the New York Stock Exchange.

  • Take advantage of Nikkei selloff: Blackrock  Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 8:53 PM ET

    Attractive valuations and an ability to leverage on global growth are reasons why Japan is a good place for investments, says Marc Desmidt, MD & Head of Alpha Strategies at BlackRock Asia Pacific.

  • Russia issue has potential for contagion: Marsh  Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 8:45 PM ET

    Evan Freely, MD & Global Leader, Credit & Political Risk Practice at Marsh, discusses the probability of Russia sparking a credit contagion.

  • Are smart homes on the horizon?  Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 8:39 PM ET

    Does Google's acquisition of Nest bring us closer to fully automated housing? CNBC's Asia Squawk Box team discuss.

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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  • Based at CNBC's Hong Kong studios, Bernie Lo covers core business day programming and co-anchors Squawk Box Asia.

  • Susan Li co-anchors CNBC's flagship morning program Squawk Box.


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