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The Real Trade Challenge for Taiwan and Tsai Ing-wen
June 30, 2016
The Real Trade Challenge for Taiwan and Tsai Ing-wen
Taiwan's biggest economic issue isn't dependence on China.
The Real Trade Challenge for Taiwan and Tsai Ing-wen
At First Annual Meeting, China-led AIIB Approves First Loans
June 27, 2016
At First Annual Meeting, China-led AIIB Approves First Loans
The Bank is also set to expand its membership roster, focusing primarily on Latin American and African states.
At First Annual Meeting, China-led AIIB Approves First Loans
Brexit Shocks Asia
June 25, 2016
Brexit Shocks Asia
British voters’ shock decision to quit the European Union delivered a blow to markets. Can Asia ride out the storm?
Brexit Shocks Asia
Malaysia Responds to Brexit
June 25, 2016
Malaysia Responds to Brexit
Former British colony strikes balanced note.
Malaysia Responds to Brexit
Politics Over Performance: Indian Central Banker Raghuram Rajan Won't Seek Second Term
June 20, 2016
Politics Over Performance: Indian Central Banker Raghuram Rajan Won't Seek Second Term
Amid structural changes to the Indian central bank and an onslaught of personal attacks, Raghuram Rajan has had enough.
Politics Over Performance: Indian Central Banker Raghuram Rajan Won't Seek Second Term
Can Sri Lanka Leverage Its Location as Indian Ocean Hub?
June 20, 2016
Can Sri Lanka Leverage Its Location as Indian Ocean Hub?
To take advantage of its strategic location, Sri Lanka needs to overhaul its transport, logistics, and trade sectors.
Can Sri Lanka Leverage Its Location as Indian Ocean Hub?
What a Duterte Administration Means for the Philippines' Central Bank
June 16, 2016
What a Duterte Administration Means for the Philippines' Central Bank
The Philippine central bank needs a little change, too.
What a Duterte Administration Means for the Philippines' Central Bank
Asia Warns Britain: Don’t Quit EU
June 15, 2016
Asia Warns Britain: Don’t Quit EU
Breaking up is hard to do, especially when it rocks global financial markets.
Asia Warns Britain: Don’t Quit EU
Key Emerging Market Index Rejects Chinese Stock Inclusion
June 15, 2016
Key Emerging Market Index Rejects Chinese Stock Inclusion
In a setback for Chinese officials, MSCI won't be adding Chinese A shares to its key emerging markets index.
Key Emerging Market Index Rejects Chinese Stock Inclusion
Some of China’s Zombie Firms May Finally Die
June 14, 2016
Some of China’s Zombie Firms May Finally Die
The government issues a statement that appears to crack down on dormant firms.
Some of China’s Zombie Firms May Finally Die
Green Finance: A Strategic Imperative for China
June 13, 2016
Green Finance: A Strategic Imperative for China
China's "green financing" could be the key to making sure the Paris agreement comes to fruition.
Green Finance: A Strategic Imperative for China
In Taiwan, Exports Stabilize Despite 16-Month Decline
June 10, 2016
In Taiwan, Exports Stabilize Despite 16-Month Decline
Are Taiwan's exports stabilizing or are tougher times still ahead?
In Taiwan, Exports Stabilize Despite 16-Month Decline
Over-Politicized 'Overcapacity' at US-China Dialogue
June 09, 2016
Over-Politicized 'Overcapacity' at US-China Dialogue
China's overcapacity has replaced currency manipulation as the latest excuse for U.S. protectionism.
Over-Politicized 'Overcapacity' at US-China Dialogue
Hong Kong Top Competitor But Europeans Still The Happiest
June 08, 2016
Hong Kong Top Competitor But Europeans Still The Happiest
Asia leads the world in business, but the Nordic countries do best with life satisfaction.
Hong Kong Top Competitor But Europeans Still The Happiest
Sustainably Affordable Health Care in China
June 05, 2016
Sustainably Affordable Health Care in China
Can China balance patient affordability with sustainable service provision?
Sustainably Affordable Health Care in China
Foxconn: from Worker Suicides to Plastic Workers
May 29, 2016
Foxconn: from Worker Suicides to Plastic Workers
The controversial company is switching to robots, boding ill for China’s labor market.
Foxconn: from Worker Suicides to Plastic Workers
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