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Achieving better policy outcomes with analytics

Asia is driving the pace of urbanisation globally. According to the United Nations Economic and Social Council for Asia and the Pacific, 17 of 28 of...

Singapore's ride-hailing wars may be over

SINGAPORE taxis will likely be spared another brutal war with ride-hailing firms, as Grab and Go-Jek make a play for bigger markets, Maybank Kim Eng...

Compounding the value of data in the analytics economy

Singapore has made significant progress in strengthening its digital economy. Almost daily, we see headlines about organizations harnessing data and...

China demand for palm oil to pick up: analysts

Stockpile stayed stagnant in February but may lessen in coming months

ANZ trims Thai GDP hopes, on soft exports

A broad-based weakness, including falls in agriculture and manufacturing volumes, has led Thailand’s exports to under-perform the rest of the region...

Situational analysis if Pheu Thai-led coalition government emerges: Control Risks

The violent and highly disruptive repercussions of political conflict in Thailand since 2008 should convince even the most sanguine that the...

Asean has gained from US Asia policy: researchers

Trump's focus on North-east Asia has spared Asean markets from trade action...

Singapore and Vietnam to explore tie-ups in energy, Industry 4.0

Ministers discussed collaboration opportunities at annual meeting

Ramping up the fight for renewable energy

For all of the pride Atem Ramsundersingh feels about finally being able to unveil the fruits of the past six years of labour, the picture is still...

Southeast Asia journey to adopt clean and low carbon technologies a bumpy one

Southeast Asian countries are beginning to transform the way energy is produced and consumed in order to transition to a low carbon, sustainable...

Power infrastructure to drive Indonesia's energy sector growth: Fitch Solutions

Construction of coal-fired power plants will be the main supporter of growth in the sector.

Southeast Asian merchants lead in benefiting from Chinese mobile payment: Nielsen report

Southeast Asian merchants are leading those in other regions in benefiting from Chinese mobile payment, according to data from the 2018 Trends for...

China tourism to Asean slowing: report

The China tourism boom is fizzling, with China visitor arrivals easing across most Asean countries in late 2018, say Maybank Kim Eng economists.

Asean has gained from US Asia policy: researchers

Trump's focus on North-east Asia has spared Asean markets from trade action...

Myanmar garment workers caught in global tug-of-war

THE garment sector in Myanmar faces challenges to its commercial survival, with the possibility of losing tariff-free status in the European Union...

Grow better, not faster, to build an international business

Starting a business has never been easier, but scaling one has never been harder. For those that do succeed in their home markets, formulating plans...