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Has Winter Come for Chinese Investments in the EU?
October 24, 2017
Has Winter Come for Chinese Investments in the EU?
European governments are increasingly suspicious of China's state-driven investment strategy.
Has Winter Come for Chinese Investments in the EU?
Foreign Investors Jittery Amid Myanmar's Rohingya Crisis
October 21, 2017
Foreign Investors Jittery Amid Myanmar's Rohingya Crisis
Western companies have been slow to exploit opportunities in Myanmar, especially as the Rohingya crisis worsens.
Foreign Investors Jittery Amid Myanmar's Rohingya Crisis
IMF: India Slips But Asia Still Leads Pack
October 16, 2017
IMF: India Slips But Asia Still Leads Pack
The latest projections show the importance of Asia for a world economy that is still slowly recovering.
IMF: India Slips But Asia Still Leads Pack
Closing The Gap: Asia’s Slow Progress on Equality
October 10, 2017
Closing The Gap: Asia’s Slow Progress on Equality
Gender equality remains a distant pursuit for much of the Asia-Pacific region, despite the economic and social benefits.
Closing The Gap: Asia’s Slow Progress on Equality
Tougher Times Ahead For New Zealand’s Next Government
September 25, 2017
Tougher Times Ahead For New Zealand’s Next Government
Financial markets during the campaign showed a preference for continuity, but tougher times may be ahead.
Tougher Times Ahead For New Zealand’s Next Government
Trump Blocks His First Chinese Acquisition of an American Company
September 21, 2017
Trump Blocks His First Chinese Acquisition of an American Company
What's behind the recent national security-driven decision to block a Chinese acquisition of a U.S. firm?
Trump Blocks His First Chinese Acquisition of an American Company
Why Myanmar’s Insurance Market is the Next Big Thing
September 18, 2017
Why Myanmar’s Insurance Market is the Next Big Thing
The market remains closed to foreign insurers, but that is set to change.
Why Myanmar’s Insurance Market is the Next Big Thing
Rise of the Redback: Internationalizing the Chinese Renminbi
September 16, 2017
Rise of the Redback: Internationalizing the Chinese Renminbi
Beijing’s plans to internationalize the RMB haven't come to fruition; the Belt and Road Initiative may help finally make gains.
Rise of the Redback: Internationalizing the Chinese Renminbi
Why is China Building its Own Domestic Credit Ratings Architecture?
September 12, 2017
Why is China Building its Own Domestic Credit Ratings Architecture?
China has zero intention of opening more than it needs to.
Why is China Building its Own Domestic Credit Ratings Architecture?
Good Morning, Vietnam Stocks
September 11, 2017
Good Morning, Vietnam Stocks
Vietnam's equities are in a “sweet spot” but risks remain.
Good Morning, Vietnam Stocks
Maturing Myanmar: Is Business Still Confident?
August 28, 2017
Maturing Myanmar: Is Business Still Confident?
Early excitement has been dampened, but opportunities for optimism remain, despite many challenges.
Maturing Myanmar: Is Business Still Confident?
Is Hong Kong's Reputation for Financial Secrecy About to Change?
August 28, 2017
Is Hong Kong's Reputation for Financial Secrecy About to Change?
Hong Kong commits to identifying companies’ beneficial owners – or does it?
Is Hong Kong's Reputation for Financial Secrecy About to Change?
Asia’s Rate Gap Widens Amid Capital Outflow Risks
August 28, 2017
Asia’s Rate Gap Widens Amid Capital Outflow Risks
While emerging markets continue to rally, risks have intensified for those most exposed to capital outflows.
Asia’s Rate Gap Widens Amid Capital Outflow Risks
Korean War Threat Fades as China Debt Fears Resurface
August 21, 2017
Korean War Threat Fades as China Debt Fears Resurface
Pyongyang's threats generate a sense of déjà vu, but China’s debt inspires more concrete worries.
Korean War Threat Fades as China Debt Fears Resurface
No Rest For Reform As Japan’s Economy Surges Ahead
August 16, 2017
No Rest For Reform As Japan’s Economy Surges Ahead
Tokyo beat growth expectations last quarter -- scoring a sixth straight quarter of growth. But there's more work to do.
No Rest For Reform As Japan’s Economy Surges Ahead
EU Swoops Into Asia-Pacific Amid US Retreat
August 15, 2017
EU Swoops Into Asia-Pacific Amid US Retreat
As Washington has pulled back, Brussels has pushed forward into trade discussions across the Asia-Pacific.
EU Swoops Into Asia-Pacific Amid US Retreat
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