Chinese Lead World in Economic Optimism
May 30, 2013
Chinese Lead World in Economic Optimism
Although expert opinion has soured on China’s growth prospects, 88 percent of Chinese citizens remain optimistic.
Chinese Lead World in Economic Optimism
The Curious Case of China's GDP Figures
March 05, 2013
The Curious Case of China's GDP Figures
Economists increasingly doubt the reliability of China’s economic data, and for good reason.
The Curious Case of China's GDP Figures
China Powers “Two World” Economy
January 12, 2013
China Powers “Two World” Economy
A recent report tells investors to think of the global economy in terms of “two separate narratives.”
China Powers “Two World” Economy
A Better Year: 2013 Forecast for Asian Economies
January 03, 2013
A Better Year: 2013 Forecast for Asian Economies
After a tough year in 2012, the IMF and World Bank expect many Asian economies to recover.
A Better Year: 2013 Forecast for Asian Economies
OECD: Asia To Remain Global Engine of Growth
November 29, 2012
OECD: Asia To Remain Global Engine of Growth
With advanced economies remaining sluggish, Asia will continue to power the global economy.
OECD: Asia To Remain Global Engine of Growth
China’s GDP Numbers: A Mixed Bag
October 19, 2012
China’s GDP Numbers: A Mixed Bag
While the economy has slowed, opinions vary on what comes next. Is another boom possible?
China’s GDP Numbers: A Mixed Bag
Gloom and Doom: A Slowing Global Economy
October 11, 2012
Gloom and Doom: A Slowing Global Economy
With regional economic forecasts treading downward, there is pressure for action – but who will step up?
Gloom and Doom: A Slowing Global Economy
Hard Times Ahead For Australia?
September 24, 2012
Hard Times Ahead For Australia?
After 21 straight years of economic expansion, are the good times over for the so-called “lucky country”?
Hard Times Ahead For Australia?
Overcoming Challenges to Women’s Entrepreneurship in the Asia-Pacific
September 08, 2012
Overcoming Challenges to Women’s Entrepreneurship in the Asia-Pacific
Economically empowering women across the Asia-Pacific could be a game changer. More must be done to break down barriers.
Overcoming Challenges to Women’s Entrepreneurship in the Asia-Pacific
More Money, More Problems in South Korea
September 05, 2012
More Money, More Problems in South Korea
A perfect storm of government debt, easy consumer credit and a culture of consumption could lead to economic disaster.
More Money, More Problems in South Korea
India's New Philanthropists
August 06, 2012
India's New Philanthropists
Indians are taking up the banner of “giving back”. Many more might join if incentives to do so could be enhanced.
India's New Philanthropists
Should Asia Try to Rescue Europe?
November 21, 2011
Should Asia Try to Rescue Europe?
China can’t be expected to lead a rescue of Europe’s teetering economy. But as the risk of pain in Asia grows, some kind of concerted effort is looking essential.
Should Asia Try to Rescue Europe?
India and Oligarchic Capitalism
April 26, 2011
India and Oligarchic Capitalism
How the government tackles oligarchic capitalism and Maoist violence will shape Indian democracy.
India and Oligarchic Capitalism
China's Luxury Goods Boom
February 02, 2011
China's Luxury Goods Boom
China is seeing a boom in spending on luxury goods. And it’s not just the super rich that are forking out.
China's Luxury Goods Boom
Should Japan Just Relax?
January 07, 2011
Should Japan Just Relax?
Commentators are always quick to warn of Japan’s impending demise. But are things really as bad they’re made out?
Should Japan Just Relax?
China’s Premature Great Power Label
October 28, 2010
China’s Premature Great Power Label
China’s past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results, says former British Foreign Secretary Malcolm Rifkind.
China’s Premature Great Power Label
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