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A fast-rising middle class and urbanization are driving more competition and specialization, says a principal at Morgan Stanley.
Does the European Union (EU) offer any lessons to the ASEAN members as they explore closer economic integration? In this opinion piece, Rolf J. Langhammer, a professor at the Kiel[…]
In this opinion piece, Stephen Groff, the Asian Development Bank's vice president for East Asia, Southeast Asia and the Pacific, argues that regional cooperation is the best way forward.
In this opinion piece, Malcolm Cook, a senior fellow at the ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute in Singapore, explores -- and explodes -- three myths about the ASEAN countries’ relationships with China,[…]
John Lee, author of 'Will China Fail?,' believes that the ASEAN countries -- with a couple of exceptions -- could move closer to the U.S. to counter Chinese influence.
Double-digit growth in China bolstered the ASEAN economies for more than two decades, but the party days could be over.
Aung San Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD) will form a government in Myanmar next year. But will it be able to grow the economy?
Not long ago Thailand was a model of economic growth for Asia. Beset with crisis after crisis, however, it will take a long time to recover its “mojo,” says economist[…]
Opinion is sharply divided on the potential impact of the TPP in protecting and creating jobs, supporting the environment and safeguarding pharmaceutical innovation.
The U.S. dollar accounts for 83% of total transactions and more than 90% of bank deposits in Cambodia. The central bank is now urging citizens to use the riel, the[…]
The co-founders of Marou Faiseurs de Chocolat recount how they set up a business making and marketing fine chocolates in Vietnam, a country not known for its production or consumption[…]