Squawk Box Asia


  • Ahead of the Reserve Bank of Australia's monetary policy decision on Tuesday, Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist for Australia and New Zealand at HSBC, discusses his expectations.

  • Modi's agenda during his visit to Japan is specifically on investment, not geopolitical concerns over China, says Taimur Baig, Chief Economist, Asia at Deutsche Bank.

  • Gillem Tulloch, Founder of GMT Research, discusses Beijing's anti-graft drive and its impact on economic growth. He later explains his negative outlook on Chinese stocks.

  • Politics could weigh on Hong Kong: Expert     Monday, 1 Sep 2014 | 7:11 PM ET

    With Beijing unlikely to accede to activists' demands, the threat of escalation could undermine Hong Kong's pro-business economy, says Gillem Tulloch, Founder of GMT Research.

  • A protester holds placards at a pro-democracy rally next to the Hong Kong government complex on August 31, 2014.

    Hong Kong is bracing for protests after Beijing slammed the door on electoral reforms on Sunday, fanning fears of potential economic fallout.

  • James Tien, Party Leader of HK Liberal Party, says Hong Kong citizens should remember the city is not independent and explains why China's latest ruling is an improvement from the past.

  • 10% consolidation awaits US stocks: Expert     Sunday, 31 Aug 2014 | 9:07 PM ET

    Daryl Liew, Head Of Portfolio Management at REYL Singapore, expects U.S. equities to see a 10 percent consolidation soon. He later explains why he likes European stocks.

  • Mahendra Negi, CFO, Trend Micro and Pakorn Peetathawatchai, Chief Strategy and Finance Officer, Stock Exchange of Thailand, debate the possibility of an upcoming stock market correction.

  • Benny Tai, Co-founder of Occupy Central, says the group is planning a series of protests in response to China's parliamentary ruling.

  • Kevin Murphy, Professor of Economics, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business and David Kelly, Chief Global Strategist at J.P. Morgan Funds, discuss the issue of inequality in the U.S..

  • US still seeing an 'unloved rally': JPMorgan     Sunday, 31 Aug 2014 | 7:22 PM ET

    David Kelly, Chief Global Strategist at J.P. Morgan Funds, says investors remain skeptical about the recent record gains on Wall Street as the U.S. continues to see a sluggish recovery.

  • Why Japan's economy is stuck in 'no man's land' Sunday, 31 Aug 2014 | 6:31 PM ET

    As poor economic data rattles faith in Abenomics after the April consumption tax hike, one analyst said uncertainty over Japan's economy will linger.

  • Lessons from a renowned fraudster     Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 9:45 PM ET

    Frank Abagnale, former conman portrayed in the Hollywood film Catch Me if You Can, discusses how technology has erupted in a wave of new fraud cases with partner Ori Eisen, founder of 41st Parameter.

  • What's the truth behind Japan's dolphin cull?     Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 9:36 PM ET

    Ric O'Barry, Campaign Director of The Dolphin Project, says Japan is lying about the annual dolphin hunting season being a traditional custom.

  • The good and the bad in PetroChina's outlook     Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 9:16 PM ET

    Somshankar Sinha, Head of Oil & Gas Sector, Asia Ex-Japan Equity Research at Barclays, says higher oil and gas prices will support PetroChina's earnings, but warns of continued risks from its chemical unit.

  • Trying period ahead for Malaysia Airlines: Pro     Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 9:08 PM ET

    Subhranshu Sekhar Das, Director, Aerospace & Defense, Frost & Sullivan, says the outlook for Malaysia Airlines looks challenging after its seat load factor fell 30 percent over the past few months.

  • Paul Sheard, Chief Global Economist, Standard & Poor's, explains why the euro zone could see a rough patch ahead and discusses the possibility of China becoming a superpower in 25 years.

  • Japan still not seeing desirable inflation: S&P     Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 8:15 PM ET

    Paul Sheard, Chief Global Economist, Standard & Poor's, says Japan is still not getting the right kind of inflation and explains why the tax hike could be a headwind to recovery.

  • Japan industrial output misses estimates     Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 7:50 PM ET

    Nicholas Weindling, Fund Manager at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, says factory output missed expectations because of weak global demand and Japanese firms relocating factories overseas.

  • BOC Aviation: Why we need to expand fleet     Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 7:40 PM ET

    Robert Martin, MD & CEO of BOC Aviation, says the firm is buying new jets due to rising Asian demand and the need to replace old aircrafts in North America and Europe.

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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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