Squawk Box Asia


  • Will the RBA be a non-event for markets?  Monday, 2 Jun 2014 | 8:36 PM ET

    Ray Attrill, Co-Head of FX Strategy at NAB, explains what markets will be looking out for in the Reserve Bank of Australia's statement and discusses his bearish call for retail sales.

  • How China plans to create a nation of consumers  Monday, 2 Jun 2014 | 8:20 PM ET

    CNBC's Eunice Yoon goes shopping with a Chinese car buyer and looks at how Beijing plans to steer its economy away from investment and into consumption.

  • Here's why Japanese shares are back in favor  Monday, 2 Jun 2014 | 8:12 PM ET

    Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Nomura, says improved corporate governance and better macro economic conditions make Japanese shares a compelling buy right now.

  • Apple did not disappoint at WWDC: Pro  Monday, 2 Jun 2014 | 7:32 PM ET

    David Kudla, CEO & Chief Investment Strategist at Mainstay Capital Management, says the Worldwide Developer's Conference was about "operating systems and software", not new products.

  • PE deals in Asia off to a strong start: Bain & Co  Sunday, 1 Jun 2014 | 9:34 PM ET

    Sebastian Lamy, Partner at Bain & Co, says private equity activity in Asia saw a sharp rise in the first months of the year.

  • What are Islamic investors looking for?  Sunday, 1 Jun 2014 | 8:34 PM ET

    Ahead of the 5th World Islamic Banking Conference in Singapore, Nicholas Kaiser, Chairman & CIO at Saturna Capital discusses which companies he likes.

  • Despite robust PMI, still cautious on China: OCBC  Sunday, 1 Jun 2014 | 8:14 PM ET

    Selena Ling, Head of Treasury Research at OCBC, expects economic data from China to be choppy going forward as she doesn't believe the numbers have truly bottomed yet.

  • Why you should stay invested in India  Sunday, 1 Jun 2014 | 7:48 PM ET

    Richard Harris, Chief Executive at Port Shelter Investment Management, explains why he's not concerned about the Indian economy despite Friday's weak GDP figures.

  • How should investors read mixed China data?  Sunday, 1 Jun 2014 | 6:32 PM ET

    Song Sen Wun, Regional Economist at CIMB, discusses data released over the weekend that showed positive factory activity and slowing home prices.

  • Here's the upside to weak Japan data  Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 9:14 PM ET

    Simon Cox, MD & Investment Strategist, Asia Pacific, BNY Mellon, expects the Bank of Japan to take more action if the economy is doing worse than expected.

  • Cloud computing, a $200 billion industry?  Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 8:50 PM ET

    Navin Thukkaram, Angel Tech Investor, explains why he's bullish on the cloud sector.

  • What Apple needs to do to stay ahead  Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 8:24 PM ET

    David Cole, Founder & CEO, DFC Intelligence, says Apple will need a "great product pipeline" to remain ahead of competition.

  • 'Deflation in Japan is dead': Strategist  Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 8:07 PM ET

    John Vail, Chief Global Strategist, Investment Strategy Group, Nikko Asset Management, says April's inflation report indicates that Japan is winning the war against deflation.

  • This is weighing on Japan's industrial output  Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 7:50 PM ET

    Junko Nishioka, Chief Economist Japan, RBS, says a sluggish recovery in exports is the main reason why Japan saw weaker-than-expected industrial output for April.

  • April CPI shows Japan is out of deflation: RBS  Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 7:31 PM ET

    Junko Nishioka, Chief Economist Japan, RBS, says April's inflation numbers are in line with the Bank of Japan's outlook, which may limit the likelihood of fresh monetary stimulus.

  • CNBC anchor turns rapper on Apple-Beats deal  Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 9:54 PM ET
    Jimmy Lovine and Dr Dre, co-founders of Beats.

    CNBC's Sri Jegarajah breaks down the Apple-Beats deal in a unique rap.

  • Why Hong Kong's iBond is an 'attractive deal'  Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 9:35 PM ET

    Vicks Poon, First Vice President & Head of Investment Advisory at Fubon Bank Hong Kong, describes the appeal of the iBond and explains the government's purpose in launching the bond.

  • This firm wants to bring Netflix's model to Asia  Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 9:22 PM ET

    Patrick Grove, Chairman & CEO of Catcha Group, explains why the firm is planning to bring its own version of Netflix to Asia and the Middle East over the next 6 to 12 months.

  • Despite losses, this gold bull still remains positive  Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 9:12 PM ET

    High demand for gold from Asia's emerging markets due to cultural values may give the precious metal a boost, says Rick Rule, Chairman of Sprott U.S. Holdings.

  • NYU's Spence: China hard landing is unlikely  Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 8:35 PM ET

    Michael Spence, Professor of Economics at the NYU Stern School of Business, calls the PBOC's currency intervention a "tactical maneuvering" and explains why he's not concerned about the economy.

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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