2020 will be the year of making smart cities sustainable

With half of the people in ASEAN already living in urban areas, governments in the region are increasingly looking to establish smart cities to make cities more livable, and offer new services and economic opportunities. Case in point: 26 cities across ASEAN are currently piloting smart cities...

The new strategy for banks: Create value instead of competing

Digital banking penetration is at an all-time high, at around 97 percent for developed Asia, and 52 percent for emerging Asia according to McKinsey’s Personal Financial Services survey.