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Anthony Fensom

Anthony Fensom is an experienced business writer and communication consultant with more than a decade’s experience in the financial and media industries of Australia and Asia. Having spent four years with Australia’s stock exchange, together with six years in Tokyo, Japan as a full-time writer, he has a keen awareness of the Asia-Pacific’s economic and financial issues.

Asia Slowdown: Are the Good Times Gone for Good?
August 15, 2019
Asia Slowdown: Are the Good Times Gone for Good?
Emerging Asia has seen remarkably stable growth since the global financial crisis. Is that trend now coming to an end?
Asia Slowdown: Are the Good Times Gone for Good?
What Next For ‘Miracle Man’ Morrison?
June 06, 2019
What Next For ‘Miracle Man’ Morrison?
Can Morrison and Australia's Coalition make the most of an unexpected election victory?
What Next For ‘Miracle Man’ Morrison?
Australia’s Election Delivers Morrison’s Miracle
May 21, 2019
Australia’s Election Delivers Morrison’s Miracle
In a shock upset, the ruling coalition will stay in government under Prime Minister Scott Morrison.
Australia’s Election Delivers Morrison’s Miracle
US Trade Tantrum: The Fallout for China and Asia
May 13, 2019
US Trade Tantrum: The Fallout for China and Asia
Trump just hiked U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods yet again. What does that mean for Asian economies?
US Trade Tantrum: The Fallout for China and Asia
Green Shoots Sighted for Asia’s Economies
April 19, 2019
Green Shoots Sighted for Asia’s Economies
Growth projections remain cautious, but there are promising signs Asia may be snapping out of its slowdown.
Green Shoots Sighted for Asia’s Economies
Asia’s Elections: Market Moving or More of the Same?
April 12, 2019
Asia’s Elections: Market Moving or More of the Same?
Predicting the economic impact of polls in Thailand, Indonesia, India, Australia, and more.
Asia’s Elections: Market Moving or More of the Same?
6 Trillion Reasons for Asia to Act on Gender Equality
March 18, 2019
6 Trillion Reasons for Asia to Act on Gender Equality
The OCED estimates that 7.5 percent of global GDP is lost due to gender-based discrimination.
6 Trillion Reasons for Asia to Act on Gender Equality
How the Economy Factors Into Indonesia’s Elections
February 20, 2019
How the Economy Factors Into Indonesia’s Elections
Looking at the candidates in the race to Indonesia's presidency.
How the Economy Factors Into Indonesia’s Elections
Japan 2019: Feast or Famine
February 07, 2019
Japan 2019: Feast or Famine
Economist Jesper Koll on what to expect from Abenomics and Japan's economy in 2019.
Japan 2019: Feast or Famine
China Slowdown Rains on Party’s Parade
February 01, 2019
China Slowdown Rains on Party’s Parade
Robert Mann discusses the outlook for China’s economy in 2019.
China Slowdown Rains on Party’s Parade
2019: Dog Year For Asian Economies?
January 28, 2019
2019: Dog Year For Asian Economies?
Trade frictions and a China slowdown could bring down growth for the rest of Asia.
2019: Dog Year For Asian Economies?
Winners and Losers From Asia’s Dog Year
December 26, 2018
Winners and Losers From Asia’s Dog Year
It has been a dog year, indeed, for many.
Winners and Losers From Asia’s Dog Year
Liberal Bloodbath Repels Australian Voters
November 27, 2018
Liberal Bloodbath Repels Australian Voters
The ruling party is already paying the price for its party room coup this summer.
Liberal Bloodbath Repels Australian Voters
Australian Government's Balancing Act Gets a Little Bit Harder
October 24, 2018
Australian Government's Balancing Act Gets a Little Bit Harder
The loss in the Wentworth by-election cost the Morrison government its lower house majority.
Australian Government's Balancing Act Gets a Little Bit Harder
Keeping Asia on Top of Global Growth
October 15, 2018
Keeping Asia on Top of Global Growth
The latest projections shave a bit off of expected Asian growth.
Keeping Asia on Top of Global Growth
Good Economic Times Are Over, Warns OECD
September 24, 2018
Good Economic Times Are Over, Warns OECD
Amid trade tensions and global risks, warning bells are ringing over Asia’s growth forecast.
Good Economic Times Are Over, Warns OECD
The Fall Out From Australia's Leadership Shake Up
August 28, 2018
The Fall Out From Australia's Leadership Shake Up
With polls looming next year, where does the country go from here?
The Fall Out From Australia's Leadership Shake Up
Leadership Turmoil Rocks Australia
August 22, 2018
Leadership Turmoil Rocks Australia
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull barely survives a leadership challenge from within his party.
Leadership Turmoil Rocks Australia
US-China Trade War Not the Only Headwind For Asia
July 23, 2018
US-China Trade War Not the Only Headwind For Asia
The trade war comes amid other warning signs for Asian economies.
US-China Trade War Not the Only Headwind For Asia
Investors Fret as Duterte’s Popularity Slumps
July 17, 2018
Investors Fret as Duterte’s Popularity Slumps
Will Duterte's crass and unpredictable style impact the Philippine economy?
Investors Fret as Duterte’s Popularity Slumps
Asia Winning World Cup (Off The Field, That Is)
June 25, 2018
Asia Winning World Cup (Off The Field, That Is)
China's team may not have made it, but its companies are well represented at the World Cup.
Asia Winning World Cup (Off The Field, That Is)
North Korea Far From Following Vietnam
June 11, 2018
North Korea Far From Following Vietnam
The chances of North Korea undergoing its own 'Doi Moi' process remain slim.
North Korea Far From Following Vietnam
US-China Trade War Escalates
May 29, 2018
US-China Trade War Escalates
While a truce was called, the fundamental tensions have not been addressed -- so the 'war' is back on.
US-China Trade War Escalates
Malaysia’s Election: A Surprise Win For Reform
May 11, 2018
Malaysia’s Election: A Surprise Win For Reform
Putting aside the political fall-out, the economic implications could be huge.
Malaysia’s Election: A Surprise Win For Reform
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