Emily Tan

CNBC Asia Pacific Reporter

Emily Tan provides live, up-to-the-minute reporting on breaking business and financial stories from Hong Kong markets. Based in the CNBC Hong Kong bureau, Tan reports all CNBC Asia Pacific morning programs. She also covers the North Asian markets for the European programs.

Tan has had more than 10 years experience in the media industry on and off the camera. Prior to joining CNBC, she was a member of the news team at Hong Kong's Television Broadcasts Ltd. (TVB), anchoring nightly newscasts and covering local daily assignments as one of their senior reporters.

Tan returns to financial news and the CNBC network after having been an Assistant Producer in the Hong Kong Bureau. She has also worked at Bloomberg and CNN.

Tan has a degree in broadcast journalism from the University of Southern California's Annenberg School for Communication.


  • HK streets peaceful after weekend clashes 
    By: Emily Tan
    Sunday, 19 Oct 2014 | 8:24 PM ET

    Following clashes over the weekend in Mong Kok, CNBC's Emily Tan reports on the situation early on Monday ahead of official talks on Tuesday.

  • Hong Kong developer stocks ripe for picking?
    By: Emily Tan
    Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 6:58 PM ET
    Commercial and residential buildings sit in Hong Kong, China.

    After 10 years of rising home prices, Hong Kong's real estate market is poised for a correction.

  • Small & medium sized firms attempt going global 
    By: Emily Tan
    Sunday, 28 Jul 2013 | 8:44 PM ET

    Small and medium sized enterprises don't just want to be confined to their home markets. More SMEs are now looking beyond their shores to accelerate growth but as CNBC's Emily Chan reports, it's a tricky path to navigate.