The Call


  • There is Room For US Valuations to Rise: Pro  Sunday, 27 Jan 2013 | 8:05 PM ET

    Lorraine Tan, Director of Equity Research, S&P Capital shares her outlook for US stocks.

  • Tech Stock Pull Back Imminent?  Thursday, 24 Jan 2013 | 8:00 PM ET

    Edward Snyder, MD & Founder, Charter Equity Research says that earning reports show signs of a slowdown in the economy, and that could see tech stocks pull back.

  • Qunar IPO Imminent?  Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 8:35 PM ET

    CC Zhuang, CEO, Qunar is optimistic about the company's growth this year. He further discusses Qunar's competitiveness leading up to a potential U.S. listing.

  • Copper: It's Called The PhD of Metals  Wednesday, 23 Jan 2013 | 8:20 PM ET

    David Strang, President & CEO, Lumina Copper, talks about the current situation of copper market and Lumina's Taca Taca project in Argentina.

  • How to Cool Hong Kong's Property Market?  Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 8:35 PM ET

    Sanjay Verma, CEO, Asia Pacific at Cushman & Wakefield says Hong Kong needs supply side measures to cool its property market. He explains why.

  • US Stocks at 5-year High  Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 8:00 PM ET

    Bob Iaccino, Chief Market Strategist at Topstep Trader, explains why he is not afraid of recent 5-year highs in U.S. stocks and shares his investment outlook.

  • Will the Yen Depreciate Any Further?  Monday, 21 Jan 2013 | 8:35 PM ET

    Eisuke Sakakibara, Former Vice Finance Minister of Japan, and Professor at Aoyama Gakuin University says the yen is not likely to depreciate further. He explains why.

  • IKEA Will Do Very Well in India: Pro  Monday, 21 Jan 2013 | 8:20 PM ET

    Samir Arora, Fund Manager, Helios Capital Management explains why he is optimistic about IKEA's expansion in India.

  • Obama's Next Four Years  Sunday, 20 Jan 2013 | 8:10 PM ET

    Glenn Shive, Executive Director, Hong Kong America Center, discusses his views on President Obama's second term and the GOP's extension of the debt ceiling.

  • US Banks Will Earn More Next Year: Analyst  Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | 8:25 PM ET

    Marty Mosby, Banking Analyst, Guggenheim Partners discusses the differentiation of U.S. banks in their recovery processes. He explains why he is especially optimistic on Citi.

  • Rebalancing China  Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | 8:15 PM ET

    Yao Wei, China Economist, Societe Generale and Aaron Boesky, Chief Executive Officer, Marco Polo Pure Asset Management discuss how China's growth numbers will impact the economy going forward.

  • Will C.Y. Leung's Policies Suffice?  Wednesday, 16 Jan 2013 | 8:10 PM ET

    Lee Cheuk Yan, Chairman of the Labour Party and Regina Ip, Chairwoman of the New People's Party discuss C.Y. Leung's 5 year plan for Hong Kong.

  • Earnings Season Off to a Good Start: Pro  Wednesday, 16 Jan 2013 | 8:00 PM ET

    King Lip, Chief Investment Officer, Baker Avenue Asset Management explains why he is cautiously optimistic on earnings season in the United States.

  • Optimistic on Longines' Growth in China: President  Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 8:50 PM ET

    Walter von Kanel, President of Longines says the company has been enjoying "non-stop" growth in sales in China over the past 20 years. He is optimistic on China's appetite for luxury goods.

  • Curbing Gun Violence in the US  Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 8:40 PM ET

    Richard Aborn, President, Citizens Crime Commission of New York, discusses America's battle with guns and the need for tighter gun-control measures.

  • Internalization of China's Renminbi  Monday, 14 Jan 2013 | 8:35 PM ET

    Peter Alexander, Managing Director, Z-Ben discusses reasons and implications of the ongoing internationalization of the renminbi.

  • US Auto Industry Sees Recovery in 2013  Monday, 14 Jan 2013 | 8:10 PM ET

    Richard Hilgert, Equity Analyst, Morningstar, talks about the recovery in U.S. auto industry. He explains what's driving the revival.

  • Separating European Sovereigns From Banks  Sunday, 13 Jan 2013 | 8:50 PM ET

    Luc Frieden, Finance Minister of Luxembourg describes the debate over whether national countries should be part of the European Stability Mechanism's (ESM) rescue operation.

  • Ronald Arculli, former chairman of HKEx discusses the implications of China's QDII 2 - a program to allow individual investors more leeway to put money in international markets.

  • Japan Unveils Stimulus—Don’t Get Too Excited Yet Friday, 11 Jan 2013 | 12:29 AM ET
    Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

    Japan's $117 billion economic stimulus package is a positive start to revive a frail economy. But the government needs to follow this up with long term structural changes and the central bank has to chip in with some bold moves - otherwise disappointment is sure to follow, analysts say.

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  • 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.