Mr. Jakkaphong Jakrajutatip, Chief Executive Officer of JKN Global Media Public Company Limited (JKN), revealed that the company’s subsidiary JKN News Co., Ltd., the producer of global financial news and business updates in Thai language from its licensed partnership with CNBC (ASIA) from the United States, will bring various news programs, including Squawk Box and Halftime Report, to broadcast on NEW TV Channel 18 in hopes of strengthening this digital TV channel.
The business news television program Squawk Box is the pre-market show to summarize the U.S. and Asian stock market news with a CNBC Exclusive interview session. The program will air weekdays from 9:30 to 10:00.
Halftime Report is the mid-day market coverage program aiming to discuss various investment strategies to prepare investors for the afternoon trading session. The program will air weekdays from 14:00 to 15:00.