The Call


  • Bullish on Toyota  Tuesday, 5 Feb 2013 | 8:20 PM ET

    Michelle Krebs, Senior Analyst at Edmunds.com explains why she is optimistic on Toyota, especially in North America.

  • Dell's Privatization Cannot Hurt: Pro  Tuesday, 5 Feb 2013 | 8:05 PM ET

    Charles Sizemore, Chief Investment Officer, Sizemore Capital Management says that Dell's privatization is not a bad idea. He further discusses what this move is going to mean for rivals in the industry.

  • Videos are the way forward as China's younger generation "gives up" on TV, the CEO of Sohu.com, which runs one of the country's most popular online video site, told CNBC on Tuesday.

  • DOJ Needs a Smoking Bazooka to Win S&P Case  Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 8:00 PM ET

    Don Luskin, Chief Investment Officer at Trend Macro says that the DOJ needs media help to get a jury to convict S&P.

  • Cashing in on Ad Spending  Sunday, 3 Feb 2013 | 8:50 PM ET

    Jennifer Ma, Director at admanGO discusses the trends in Asia's advertising industry.

  • Markets to See Differentiated Performances  Sunday, 3 Feb 2013 | 8:35 PM ET

    Emerson Yip, Greater China Investment Manager at JP Morgan Asset Management says that there will be differentiated performances in the markets as companies start reporting full year results for 2012.

  • Haggling Over Hagel  Thursday, 31 Jan 2013 | 8:50 PM ET

    Heather Hurlburt, Executive Director, National Security Network talks about the Obama administration's foreign policy shift as Hagel's Defense Secretary confirmation faces even more hurdles.

  • China's Hacking Prowess  Thursday, 31 Jan 2013 | 8:30 PM ET

    Patrick Chovanec, Associate Professor, Tsinghua University says that allegations that Chinese hackers attacked the New York Times was no big surprise. He also says that China's new leaders are still obsessed about controlling the narrative on China.

  • Markets Will Punish Central Banks: Marc Faber Thursday, 31 Jan 2013 | 1:51 AM ET
    Marc Faber

    Extensive monetary easing has dangerous side effects and markets are sure to punish central banks for their mistakes, veteran investor and the author of the Gloom, Boom & Doom Report, Marc Faber, told CNBC on Thursday.

  • Is Faber a Chronic Bear?  Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 8:30 PM ET

    Marc Faber, Editor & Publisher, The Gloom, Boom & Doom Report explains why he does not think that China is out of the woods.

  • Marc Faber: Gold Won't Collapse ... Unless ...  Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 8:30 PM ET

    “Dr. Doom” tells CNBC Asia’s Bernie Lo there are a lot of potential geopolitical trouble spots around the world, and he’s surprised there isn’t more demand for gold. He’s bullish on the precious metals, with one important long-term warning. (1:51)

  • Boeing's 2013 Outlook  Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 8:10 PM ET

    Neal Dihora, Equity Analyst, Morningstar does not think that Boeing's 787 grounding will have a grave impact on the company's financials. He explains why.

  • Marc Faber: 'Markets Will Punish Central Banks'  Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 8:05 PM ET

    Marc Faber, Editor & Publisher, The Gloom, Boom & Doom Report says that markets will punish central banks at some stage through an "accident". He explains why. (5:47)

  • Marc Faber Sounds A Lot Like Warren Buffett  Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 8:05 PM ET

    In a live interview on CNBC Asia, Dr. Doom is on the same page as Warren Buffett’s famous quote: “Be fearful when others are greedy and greedy when others are fearful.” (0:45)

  • China Is Heading to Debt Crisis Territory: Pro  Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 8:30 PM ET

    Richard Iley, Chief Economist, Asia, BNP Paribas says the debt situation in China is "pretty bad." He explains why.

  • Obama's Immigration Overhaul  Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 8:20 PM ET

    Peter Morici, Professor, Smith School of Business, University Of Maryland discusses the United States' road to immigration reform.

  • Yahoo Shares to Shine?  Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 8:35 PM ET

    Larry Haverty, Associate Portfolio Manager at Gamco Investors says he is happy with Yahoo's Q4 earnings but explains why he would not give the company a premium multiple.

  • Inflation Is Not a Bad Thing: Pro  Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 8:15 PM ET

    Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy, Nomura says inflation is good for equity markets right now. He further explains why he's excited about prospects in Japan.

  • Would You Hire an MBA Graduate?  Sunday, 27 Jan 2013 | 8:50 PM ET

    Gary Jackson, Director of Business Analytics, Asia Pacific, CSC says he would hire a graduate with an art degree over one with an MBA. He explains why.

  • Constructive on China A-Shares: Pro  Sunday, 27 Jan 2013 | 8:30 PM ET

    Pierre Hoebrechts, CEO, TH Capital Limited says there is a need for China to create a structure for its capital markets in order for the country to grow.

About The Call

  • A one-hour program that empowers viewers to make the right call for their business, their market & their investments. The Call delivers up-to-the minute news and intelligent commentary while tracking the start of trade in Singapore, Malaysia and Taiwan. Hosted from Hong Kong & Singapore, it's the pre-game show for the Greater China region; bringing the opening numbers from the world's financial hotspot — Shanghai; and gearing up for trade in one of Asia's most dynamic markets — Hong Kong. CNBC will quiz business & political leaders so viewers know how to protect their wealth, fortify their trading strategy and make the call on their investments.

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  • Based at CNBC's Hong Kong studios, Bernie Lo covers core business day programming and co-anchors Squawk Box Asia.