Squawk Box Asia


  • Travelzoo: Why China slowdown may benefit us   Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 9:21 PM ET
    Travelzoo: Why China slowdown may benefit us

    Jason Yap, CEO of Travelzoo Asia Pacific, says people may be more inclined to travel amid the slowdown so as to release stress.

  • Is Hong Kong's electoral reform report accurate?   Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 8:33 PM ET
    People Power: Reform report misrepresents Hong Kong

    Christopher Lau, Treasurer & Former Chairman, People Power, explains why the reform report submitted to Beijing doesn't reflect the views of Hong Kong citizens.

  • Tracking the issue of inequality in the US   Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 8:16 PM ET
    Tracking the issue of inequality in the US

    Wayne Swan, Former Deputy Prime Minister & Treasurer of Australia and Andy Xie, Independent Economist, discuss the impact of U.S. monetary policy on the labor market.

  • Individual weaknesses sparked BRICS bank: UBS   Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 7:44 PM ET
    Individual weaknesses spur BRICS bank: UBS

    Jorge Mariscal, Regional CIO, Emerging Markets at UBS, says internal weaknesses among BRICS nations was likely the main catalyst for the creation of the new development bank.

  • Who loses from Apple-IBM deal?   Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 7:34 PM ET
    Who loses from Apple-IBM deal?

    Charles Sizemore, CIO at Sizemore Capital Management, explains why the partnership between Apple and IBM will impact Microsoft and Google more than Blackberry.

  • Fed's remarks on stocks were surprising: Pro   Tuesday, 15 Jul 2014 | 7:07 PM ET
    Fed's remarks on valuations were surprising: Pro

    Scott Redler, Chief Strategic Officer at T3live.com, discusses the Fed's unusually targeted comments on biotech and social media valuations.

  • Indonesia mulls restrictions on foreign banks   Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 9:47 PM ET
    Indonesia mulls restrictions on foreign banks

    John Caparusso, MD & Head of Banks Research at Standard Chartered Bank, says the country's new banking bill is "a normal part of risk management."

  • Can Airbus' new plane boost fuel efficiency?   Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 9:38 PM ET
    Can A330 Neo help Airbus achieve fuel efficiency?

    Richard Aboulafia, Vice President, Analysis at the Teal Group, explains why Airbus' new A330 Neo can help the firm achieve double-digit improvement in fuel efficiency.

  • Optimistic on Chinese growth and stocks: Pro   Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 9:14 PM ET
    Optimistic on Chinese growth and stocks: Pro

    Daryl Liew, Head Of Portfolio Management at Reyl Singapore, says the mainland will see "stronger growth over the next few quarters", which will in turn buoy Chinese equities.

  • Why Indonesia needs to cut fuel subsidies   Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 8:47 PM ET
    Why Indonesia needs to act on oil subsidy cut

    Vera Eve Lim, CFO of Bank Danamon, says a cut in the government's fuel subsidy program needs to be done even if it means short-term pain.

  • Why Xiaomi is targeting India   Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 8:40 PM ET
    Why Xiaomi is targeting India

    Bryan Wang, Vice President & Principal Analyst at Forrester Research, says India's fast growing smartphone market is ideal for Xiaomi, which is targeting the middle class in emerging economies.

  • Why the BOJ is putting monetary easing on hold   Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 8:17 PM ET
    Why the BOJ is putting monetary easing on hold

    Glenn Levine, Senior Economist at Moody's Analytics, says April's tax hike has made it "tricky" for the central bank to gauge the health of Japan's economy.

  • Egypt proposal signals 'international concern': Pro

    Graeme Bannerman, Scholar at the Middle East Institute, says a ceasefire proposal from Egypt indicates an "international concern that the situation in Gaza is getting out of control."

  • Asia worried about territorial disputes: Pew

    Richard Wike, Director of Global Attitudes Research at Pew Research Center, discusses a survey that shows the majority of Asian nations fear a military conflict with China.

  • Citi Q2 earnings provide certainty: Expert   Monday, 14 Jul 2014 | 7:08 PM ET
    Citi Q2 earnings provide certainty: Pro

    Mark Yusko, CEO & CIO of Morgan Creek Capital Management, says the bank's strong quarterly earnings assured investors, but warns of risks from tougher regulations.

  • Will US-Germany relations fray over spying claims?

    Karen Donfried, President of German Marshall Fund, says Germany is clearly upset over recent espionage allegations after the country asked Berlin's CIA station chief to leave.

  • Growth is picking up in China: BNP Paribas   Sunday, 13 Jul 2014 | 9:34 PM ET
    Growth is picking up in China: BNP Paribas

    Francois Perrin, Head of Greater China Equities at BNP Paribas Investment Partners, says recent data indicate improvements in China and explains why stocks aren't mirroring the positive momentum.

  • Why the US dollar will see gains this week   Sunday, 13 Jul 2014 | 9:09 PM ET
    Why the US dollar will see gains this week

    Ken Peng, Asia Investment Strategist at Citi Private Bank, says the greenback is likely to strengthen amid a U.S. recovery. He also discusses the outlook for precious metals.

  • Role of nationalism in Indonesia's election   Sunday, 13 Jul 2014 | 8:09 PM ET
    Will nationalistic policies materialize in Indonesia?

    Glenn Maguire, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at ANZ, explains why nationalistic campaign calls won't materialize after Indonesia's new president takes office.

  • Singapore annual growth slows to 2.1% in Q2   Sunday, 13 Jul 2014 | 8:02 PM ET
    Singapore Q2 growth misses estimates

    Glenn Maguire, Chief Economist, Asia Pacific at ANZ, says volatility in the pharmaceutical and electrical sectors may have weighed on Singapore's economy in the second quarter.

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