Squawk Box Asia


  • Yoma's foray into Myanmar  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 7:47 PM ET

    Serge Pun, Executive Chairman of Yoma Strategic Holdings, speaks to CNBC's Asia Squawk Box about the firm's expansion into the fields of education, agriculture and logistics in Myanmar.

  • Deciphering China's weak February trade data  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 7:40 PM ET

    Patrick Bennett, FX Strategist at CIBC, discusses the below-view Chinese exports data for the month of February, that was released last Saturday.

  • More help arrives as search for MH370 continues  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 7:31 PM ET

    The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and Boeing are joining search efforts for Malaysia Airline flight 370 on Tuesday. Greg Feith, Former Senior Air Safety Investigator at the NTSB, outlines the types of assistance Malaysian authorities will get.

  • The search for missing aircraft MH370 has spurred a concerted rescue effort across Asia. However, Alastair Newton, Senior Political Analyst at Nomura, doesn't think this will ease territorial disputes that have plagued the region.

  • 'Crimea is lost': Nomura  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 7:16 PM ET

    Alastair Newton, Senior Political Analyst at Nomura, explains why he thinks Ukraine and its Western allies have lost hold of Crimea, as the latter prepares for a referendum to join Russia on Sunday.

  • Mystery surrounds Malaysia Airline flight 370  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 7:03 PM ET

    Alastair Newton, Senior Political Analyst at Nomura, says a lack of signals from the missing MH370 aircraft deepens the mystery surrounding the plane, which lost contact with air traffic control on Saturday morning.

  • Expect BOJ's monetary stimulus by June: Tempus  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 6:48 PM ET

    The Bank of Japan concludes a two-day policy meeting later on Tuesday and no action is expected, says John Doyle, Director of Markets at Tempus. He expects the central bank to ramp up monetary stimulus in June.

  • Why were there no distress signals from MH370?  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 6:38 PM ET

    Mark Weiss, Civil Aviation Team Lead at The Spectrum Group, discusses what could have happened to Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 and why rescue missions have failed to locate any signals from the aircraft.

  • Is China on a 'mission impossible'?  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 6:25 PM ET

    Bill Smead, CEO & CIO at Smead Capital Management, explains why he thinks China is on a 'mission impossible' to stimulate lending based simply on a fall in short-term interest rates.

  • Explaining China's credit and yuan puzzle  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 6:13 PM ET

    The Chinese yuan posted its biggest one-day fall on Monday, while a fall in short-term interest rates fueled talk that China's central bank may be easing monetary policy. CNBC's Deirdre Wang Morris tells us more.

  • Search for MH370 enters fourth day  Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 6:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports from Kuala Lumpur on latest developments in the search for Malaysia Airlines flight 370.

  • Wall Street to digest weak China, Japan data Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 5:54 AM ET

    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat-to-higher open on Monday, after Asian stocks plunged following poor data out of both Japan and China.

  • Mary Schiavo, Aviation Attorney at Motley Rice, discusses missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, drawing parallels with the crash of Air France flight 447 in 2009.

  • Examining US jobs and China's trade data  Sunday, 9 Mar 2014 | 8:16 PM ET

    Tim Riddell, Head of Global Markets Research, Asia at ANZ, discusses the raft of economic data released by United States and China over the weekend.

  • Japan's fourth-quarter GDP revised down Sunday, 9 Mar 2014 | 7:58 PM ET

    Japan's economy grew 0.7 percent on-year in the fourth quarter of 2013, revised down from a preliminary reading of 1 percent, data on Monday showed.

  • Japan's Q4 GDP was a miss: HSBC  Sunday, 9 Mar 2014 | 7:50 PM ET

    Izumi Devalier, Japan Economist at HSBC, discusses Japan's below-view fourth-quarter economic growth data and record current account deficit for January.

  • Stimulus not an option for China: Beamish  Sunday, 9 Mar 2014 | 7:39 PM ET

    Freya Beamish, Economist at Lombard Street Research explains why stimulus is not an option for China despite concerns over PPI deflation.

  • The sudden loss of contact with Malaysian Airlines Flight 370, a Boeing 777 aircraft, suggests that a 'terrible catastrophe' may have occurred, says Anthony Roman, Founder & CEO at Roman & Associates.

  • MAS: 'Search came back with negative findings'  Sunday, 9 Mar 2014 | 7:17 PM ET

    Fuad Sharuji, Vice President of Operations Control at Malaysia Airlines, says that search missions for the missing flight 370 have proved inconclusive thus far.

  • Malaysia Airlines is flying families over to Beijing to join Chinese relatives who are waiting for news of their loved ones on the missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370. CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports from Beijing.

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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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