Squawk Box Asia


  • Bull vs bear: Debating Apple's outlook   Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 7:15 PM ET
    Bull vs bear: Debating Apple's outlook

    John Buckingham, CIO at Al Frank Asset Management and Ian Dogan, Research Director & Co-Founder at Insider Monkey, discuss the tech giant's growth potential.

  • Seoul city officials encouraged to take naps   Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 9:50 PM ET
    Seoul city officials encouraged to take naps

    In a bid to boost work efficiency, the Seoul Metropolitan Government is allowing employees to take after-lunch naps starting from August. CNBC's Asia Squawk Box team discuss.

  • Tracking the fate of Malaysia Airlines   Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 9:45 PM ET
    Tracking the fate of Malaysia Airlines

    Mark Weiss, Civil Aviation Team Leader at The Spectrum Group, explains his pessimistic outlook for the Malaysian carrier which has suffered two tragedies in four months.

  • Are China stocks on the cusp of collapse?   Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 9:36 PM ET
    Are Chinese stocks on the 'cusp of collapse'?

    David Cui, Head of China Equity Strategy at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, says investors who favor Chinese equities are ignoring risks in the mainland.

  • McDonald's, Yum shares dip on new food scare   Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 9:15 PM ET
    McDonald's, Yum shares dip on new food scare

    Norman Chan, Investment Director at NAB Private Wealth Advisory, says U.S. fast food firms need to react swiftly to the new food safety scandal in China in order to get its shares back on track.

  • Sony's Walkman makes a comeback   Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 8:45 PM ET
    A comeback for Sony's Walkman? Meet the ZX1

    Sony has unveiled the new Walkman ZX1, a digital music player priced at $700. CNBC's Kaori Enjoji has more.

  • Is Indonesia at risk of a credit downgrade?   Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 8:36 PM ET
    Is Indonesia at risk of a credit downgrade?

    Richard Martin, Managing Director of IMA Asia, discusses the possibility of a credit rating downgrade for Indonesia ahead of the country's presidential election results.

  • Like Chinese equities in the near term: StanChart

    Steve Brice, Chief Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered Wealth Management Group, says Chinese stocks may do well over the next three months but will likely underperform in the long run.

  • Ex-ambassador: MH17 is a 'heinous crime'   Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 7:36 PM ET
    Ex-ambassador: MH17 is a 'heinous crime'

    Thomas Pickering, former Ambassador to the U.N, explains why international efforts have failed to yield a conclusion as to who shot down the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17.

  • Why US stocks will continue rising   Monday, 21 Jul 2014 | 7:17 PM ET
    Why US stocks will continue the uptrend

    Investors are returning into U.S. equity markets to buy on dips, which could propel Wall Street higher, says Brian Jacobsen, Chief Portfolio Strategist at Wells Fargo Advantage Funds.

  • What's keeping investors from Chinese equities   Sunday, 20 Jul 2014 | 9:34 PM ET
    What's keeping investors from Chinese equities

    Catherine Yeung, Investment Director at Fidelity Worldwide Investment, says global investors still see China as the "big bad economy" and are deterred by the opaqueness of Beijing's reform agenda.

  • Why stock markets are likely to keep going   Sunday, 20 Jul 2014 | 9:17 PM ET
    Why stock markets are likely to keep going

    Stock markets are focused on corporate earnings, which will likely continue to deliver amid a U.S. recovery, says Ayaz Ebrahim, Deputy CEO & CIO, Asia ex-Japan at Amundi HK.

  • Xiaomi vs LG: Who can make it in India?   Sunday, 20 Jul 2014 | 8:48 PM ET
    Xiaomi vs LG: Who can make it in India?

    Melissa Chau, Senior Research Manager, Client Devices at IDC Asia Pacific, explains why Xiaomi has a higher chance of succeeding in India's smartphone market.

  • The consequences of MH17 plane tragedy   Sunday, 20 Jul 2014 | 8:36 PM ET
    Consequences of MH17 plane tragedy

    George Hamlin, President, Hamlin Transportation Consulting, expects airlines to take on longer flight routes which will lead to higher travel costs as a result of the Malaysian jet crash.

  • Roach: US banks are in 'much better shape' now   Sunday, 20 Jul 2014 | 8:15 PM ET
    Roach: US banks are in 'much better shape' now

    Stephen Roach, Senior Fellow at Yale University, explains why he disagrees with Christopher Flowers who warned that increased regulation is making the banking sector vulnerable to another crisis.

  • Roach: US, China seeing a 'trust deficit'   Sunday, 20 Jul 2014 | 8:04 PM ET
    Roach: US, China seeing a 'trust deficit'

    Stephen Roach, Senior Fellow at Yale University, names the issues that have impacted bilateral ties between U.S. and China and says both countries need to address this "trust deficit" soon.

  • Can US, Iran reach a deal with extension of talks?

    Flynt Leverett, Former National Security Council Senior Director for Middle East Affairs (2002 -2003), explains why he's skeptical that a final deal with Iran can be reached by the new deadline.

  • Gold, oil prices likely to stay on uptrend: Expert

    Juerg Kiener, MD & CIO of Swiss Asia Capital, says geopolitical tensions may be here to stay for the time being and hence, prices for gold and oil are unlikely to ease.

  • MH17 tragedy won't hurt Asian markets: Pro   Sunday, 20 Jul 2014 | 7:18 PM ET
    MH17 tragedy won't hurt Asian markets: Pro

    Gillem Tulloch, Founder of GMT Research, explains why the Malaysian jet crash will likely be irrelevant in Asia trade. He also discusses the outlook for the region.

  • Ex-ambassador: What Putin is planning   Sunday, 20 Jul 2014 | 7:08 PM ET
    Ex-ambassador: What Putin is planning

    Kurt Volker, Former U.S. Ambassador to NATO, says Russian President Vladimir Putin may be planning to use the MH17 jet crash as a justification for Russia to move into eastern Ukraine.

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