Squawk Box Asia


  • Why Asian nations should be investing in America  Sunday, 13 Apr 2014 | 9:34 PM ET

    Vinai Thummalapally, Executive Director, Select USA, U.S. Department of Commerce, makes a case for investing in the U.S. as the nation hopes to ramp up FDI flows from Asian powerhouses like China.

  • Is it time for solar power to shine?  Sunday, 13 Apr 2014 | 9:20 PM ET

    Some analysts are viewing solar power as a potential disruptor to the energy market amid falling costs. CNBC's Asia Squawk Box team discuss.

  • Gaw: Pacific Century deal is a 'rare opportunity'  Sunday, 13 Apr 2014 | 9:12 PM ET

    Kenneth Gaw, President & Managing Principal at Gaw Capital Partners, explains the firm's decision to acquire Beijing's Pacific Century Place for $928 million.

  • Services weighed on Singapore's growth: Mizuho  Sunday, 13 Apr 2014 | 8:42 PM ET

    Vishnu Varathan, Senior Economist at Mizuho Bank, explains why Singapore's first-quarter growth numbers slightly undershot market expectations.

  • UBS: Positive on Chinese financial reforms  Sunday, 13 Apr 2014 | 8:16 PM ET

    Chi-Won Yoon, CEO, Asia Pacific at UBS, expects reforms in China's financial sector to continue and discusses the company's hiring practices in the mainland.

  • Ukraine-Russia standoff is 're-escalating': Pro  Sunday, 13 Apr 2014 | 7:36 PM ET

    Marcus Svedberg, Chief Economist at East Capital, is concerned about a "tit-for-tat" response from Russia after Ukraine issued a deadline for pro-Russian separatists to disarm.

  • Expect China Q1 GDP just below 7.5%: StanChart  Sunday, 13 Apr 2014 | 7:12 PM ET

    Clive McDonnell, Head of Equity Strategy at Standard Chartered, discusses expectations for China's first-quarter gross domestic product and buying opportunities in Chinese shares.

  • How will China achieve its 3.5% CPI target?  Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 9:35 PM ET

    Sam Le Cornu, Senior Portfolio Manager, Asia Listed Equities at the Macquarie Funds Group, explains how China's emphasis on consumption will lift consumer discretionary stocks.

  • China stimulus is en-route: Macquarie  Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 9:15 PM ET

    Sam Le Cornu, Senior Portfolio Manager, Asia Listed Equities at the Macquarie Funds Group, explains why he believes China will unleash more stimulus despite the authorities ruling it out.

  • Tigerair CEO: We are here for the long term  Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 8:54 PM ET

    Koay Peng Yen, Group CEO of Tigerair, tells CNBC's Christine Tan how the budget airline is navigating the issue of overcapacity in the low-cost carrier sector.

  • Calvin Klein: Aiming for 8-10% growth in China  Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 8:42 PM ET

    Tom Murry, CEO, Calvin Klein, explains why the American fashion house isn't worried about the ongoing graft crackdown in China.

  • China sees defaults on soybean imports  Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 8:34 PM ET

    Chinese importers have defaulted on U.S. and Brazilian soybean cargoes worth around $300 million, the biggest in a decade. CNBC's Deirdre Wang Morris reports.

  • Swan: 'Hockey is exaggerating budget deficits'  Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 8:15 PM ET

    Wayne Swan, Former Treasurer & Deputy Prime Minister of Australia, responds to Australian Treasurer Joe Hockey's comments about how Canberra inherited deficits from the previous government.

  • Wayne Swan: China slowdown is 'overstated'  Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 8:11 PM ET

    Wayne Swan, Former Treasurer & Deputy Prime Minister of Australia, says concerns about a China slowdown are just "hype." He thinks a 7 percent growth rate is still good for the global economy.

  • Now is the time to buy JPMorgan: Guggenheim  Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 7:33 PM ET

    Marty Mosby, Managing Director at Guggenheim Partners, explains his buy call for JPMorgan Chase despite expectations for a miss in first-quarter earnings.

  • Why this expert isn't worried about the US selloff  Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 7:12 PM ET

    Frank Holmes, CEO & Chief Investment Officer at U.S. Global Investors, says U.S. big-caps are seeing a correction while small-caps are undergoing a rotation after a spectacular run.

  • Why Toyota's latest recall may be a good thing  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 9:35 PM ET

    Jason Moser, Senior Analyst at The Motley Fool, calls Toyota Motor's latest recall "preemptive" and says it could prompt automakers to be more proactive in the future.

  • Expect single-digit returns from stocks: Pro  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 9:14 PM ET

    Johnny Heng, Head of Investment Services, Asia at Coutts, explains why investors may not see robust returns from global equities this year.

  • Comcast must prove benefits of TWC merger: Macquarie  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 8:42 PM ET

    Amy Yong, Vice President, Macquarie Research, discusses the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Comcast's acquisition of Time Warner Cable.

  • RenRen: Slowly making transition to mobile  Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 8:23 PM ET

    Joseph Chen, CEO of Chinese social networking site Renren, discusses the firm's strategy to capitalize on the rise of mobile advertising.

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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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  • 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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