Squawk Box Asia


  • Looking into the crystal ball for 2015  Sunday, 28 Dec 2014 | 6:20 PM ET

    Kumar Palghat, Managing Director at Kapstream Capital, summarizes the performance of financial markets in 2014 and outlines his predictions for the timing of a hike in U.S. interest rates.

  • AirAsia jet could have met 'extreme weather': Pro  Sunday, 28 Dec 2014 | 6:06 PM ET

    Peter Reiss, former security consultant to the International Civil Aviation Organization, outlines the possible scenarios that could have led to the disappearance of AirAsia flight QZ8501 early Sunday.

  • Search set to resume for missing AirAsia jet  Sunday, 28 Dec 2014 | 6:01 PM ET

    The search for missing AirAsia flight QZ8501 was set to resume at first light on Monday. The jet bound to Singapore from Indonesia vanished from air traffic radar early Sunday. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah has more.

  • This Christmas, kids favor old school toys: Pro  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 8:41 PM ET

    John Gessert, Chairman at Toy Industry Association and President at American Plastic Toys, says traditional toys are making a comeback in this holiday season.

  • All hail the Chinese consumer  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 8:20 PM ET

    As Beijing attempts to transform into a consumption-led economy, global businesses are eager to cash in. CNBC's Eunice Yoon has more.

  • What are the big tech trends in 2015?  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 7:36 PM ET

    Bob O'Donnell, Founder and Chief Analyst at Technalysis Research, says the phablet trend will likely continue and expects wireless charging to dominate the tech industry in 2015.

  • Cheaper oil affects EMs differently: Pro  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 7:14 PM ET

    While Latin American economies are negatively impacted by the fall in energy prices, Asia's emerging markets tend to benefit, says Kenneth Akintewe, Senior Investment Manager at Aberdeen Asset Management.

  • Express Scripts' move weighs US biotech plays: Pro  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 6:43 PM ET

    Express Scripts' decision to drop Gilead's Sovaldi treatment sparked fears that pharmaceutical firms may have to bow to pricing pressure moving forward, says Andrew McDonald, Co-Portfolio Manager at BioShares Funds.

  • How to stop Japan Inc from hoarding cash  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 6:32 PM ET

    To dissuade companies from building up their already ample cash reserves, Japan needs to empower corporate shareholders, says Robert Medd, Partner at GMT Research.

  • Better world growth to take stocks higher: Pro  Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 6:13 PM ET

    Jeffrey Kleintop, Chief Global Investment Strategist at Charles Schwab, expects improving growth momentum around the world to fuel a rally in equity markets next year.

  • Why Dalian Wanda stands out from other developers  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 8:37 PM ET

    Daniel So, Strategist at CMB International Securities, says China's Dalian Wanda Commercial Properties looks attractive as it is able to keep up with consumer trends and has a safe financial structure.

  • Hottest tech gifts for this holiday season  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 8:23 PM ET

    This holiday season will be big for technology, with analysts estimating consumer spending on electronics will hit an all time high. CNBC's Josh Lipton highlights the most popular tech gifts.

  • Expect more gains in the US dollar: Expert  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 8:12 PM ET

    George Dowd, Head of Americas Foreign Exchange Sales at Societe Generale-Newedge, says the dollar rally will continue and recommends selling the euro against the greenback for the following weeks.

  • 5 big things to note for 2015  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 8:09 PM ET

    As 2014 comes to an end, CNBC's Bernie Lo takes a look at the movers and shakers that will likely dominate global markets next year.

  • Why the Sony hack has made history  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 7:47 PM ET

    Jay Bavisi, President & CEO of EC-Council, discusses news that North Korea is currently facing an internet outage and explains why the Sony hack attack has opened a new front in cyberwarfares.

  • China's stock probe will level playing field: Pro  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 7:35 PM ET

    Hao Hong, Managing Director, Research at BOCOM International, discusses news that China is investigating possible stock-price manipulation amid the recent rally in the country¿s markets.

  • Downside risks ahead for the euro  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 6:31 PM ET

    Richard Yetsenga, Head of Global Markets Research at ANZ, explains how a U.S. rate hike in the middle of 2015 and issues in Europe's peripheral bond markets could affect the euro-dollar pair.

  • Despite data, US housing is recovering: BTIG  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 6:14 PM ET

    While U.S. existing homes sales hit a six-month low in November, the housing sector is undeniably in a better shape today than before, says Dan Greenhaus, Chief Global Strategist at BTIG.

  • HK graft trials showed 'rule of law': Expert  Sunday, 21 Dec 2014 | 8:43 PM ET

    Peter Churchouse, Author of The Churchouse Letter, says the verdict on property tycoon Thomas Kwok and the government's former deputy leader Rafael Hui sent a clear message on HK's rule of law.

  • Japan data, oil turmoil take spotlight this week Sunday, 21 Dec 2014 | 8:35 PM ET

    With the Christmas holiday approaching, the economic data calendar has started to lighten, but investors still have plenty to mull over as oil prices continue to fluctuate.

About Squawk Box Asia

  • 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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