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South Asian Countries Overlook Regional Economic Integration at Their Own Risk
August 16, 2019
South Asian Countries Overlook Regional Economic Integration at Their Own Risk
Bangladesh, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka find themselves on the outside of regional economic initiatives looking in.
South Asian Countries Overlook Regional Economic Integration at Their Own Risk
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?
US-China Spat Tips Kenya’s Index to a Decade Low
August 09, 2019
US-China Spat Tips Kenya’s Index to a Decade Low
The U.S.-China trade spat puts more pressure on the China-Kenya economic relationship, already beset by BRI concerns.
US-China Spat Tips Kenya’s Index to a Decade Low
India’s Shaky Shadow Banks Give Modi a Financial Headache
August 08, 2019
India’s Shaky Shadow Banks Give Modi a Financial Headache
Non-banking financial companies have been hit by a liquidity crunch that threatens to starve many businesses of credit.
India’s Shaky Shadow Banks Give Modi a Financial Headache
The IMF Repeats Old Mistakes in Its New Loan Program for Pakistan
August 03, 2019
The IMF Repeats Old Mistakes in Its New Loan Program for Pakistan
This wasn’t Pakistan’s first IMF bailout, and it won’t be its last – unless the IMF changes its approach.
The IMF Repeats Old Mistakes in Its New Loan Program for Pakistan
The Four Asian Tigers Are Not Immune to US-China Trade War
August 02, 2019
The Four Asian Tigers Are Not Immune to US-China Trade War
The negative impact of the U.S.-China trade war has spilled over to Hong Kong, Singapore, South Korea, and Taiwan.
The Four Asian Tigers Are Not Immune to US-China Trade War
US Says Latest Trade Talks With China Were ‘Constructive’
August 01, 2019
US Says Latest Trade Talks With China Were ‘Constructive’
The next round of discussions is expected to be held in Washington, DC in September.
US Says Latest Trade Talks With China Were ‘Constructive’
Japan-Korea ‘Trade War’ Starts to Bite
July 29, 2019
Japan-Korea ‘Trade War’ Starts to Bite
Escalating Japan-South Korea tensions, including a boycott movement, begin to hit the pockets of major Japanese brands.
Japan-Korea ‘Trade War’ Starts to Bite
Why Hasn't the ASEAN Economic Community Benefited From the US-China Trade War?
July 19, 2019
Why Hasn't the ASEAN Economic Community Benefited From the US-China Trade War?
The AEC has missed a golden opportunity to accelerate its stated ambitions.
Why Hasn't the ASEAN Economic Community Benefited From the US-China Trade War?
China’s Digital Payment Revolution: Lessons for Libra
July 16, 2019
China’s Digital Payment Revolution: Lessons for Libra
China’s cashless revolution shows the potential impacts of Facebook’s Libra project.
China’s Digital Payment Revolution: Lessons for Libra
A Deeper Look at Vietnam’s Trade Deal With Europe
July 12, 2019
A Deeper Look at Vietnam’s Trade Deal With Europe
The EU’s drive to become the defender of multilateralism promises further opportunities for Southeast Asia.
A Deeper Look at Vietnam’s Trade Deal With Europe
How Chinese Mobile Money Technology Can Mitigate Excess Sovereign Debt
July 05, 2019
How Chinese Mobile Money Technology Can Mitigate Excess Sovereign Debt
China could share its experience in fintech to help developing countries raise their tax income.
How Chinese Mobile Money Technology Can Mitigate Excess Sovereign Debt
Cambodia and Vietnam in the US-China Trade War: Not All Good News
July 02, 2019
Cambodia and Vietnam in the US-China Trade War: Not All Good News
Both countries face opportunities, but investors cannot overlook the lingering risks.
Cambodia and Vietnam in the US-China Trade War: Not All Good News
Understanding China’s Bond Ratings
June 27, 2019
Understanding China’s Bond Ratings
Discrepancies between local rating practices and international standards pose a headache for investors.
Understanding China’s Bond Ratings
Presidential Hopeful Terry Gou Will Step Down as Chairman of Foxconn
June 21, 2019
Presidential Hopeful Terry Gou Will Step Down as Chairman of Foxconn
The announcement comes as Gou eyes a presidential bid in Taiwan.
Presidential Hopeful Terry Gou Will Step Down as Chairman of Foxconn
World Shares Rise With Hopes for US-China Truce
June 21, 2019
World Shares Rise With Hopes for US-China Truce
Confirmation that Trump and Xi will meet in Japan next week buoyed world markets.
World Shares Rise With Hopes for US-China Truce
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