Alibaba and Ant Financial are making aggressive entry into ASEAN market; there is still much to be done before they dominate the overseas market.
Malaysian banks are cutting exposure to oil and gas (O&G)-based loans. While the banks save themselves, O&G companies are struggling harder to stay afloat.
The Thai military government said it will hold an election at the end of 2018. But does this mean a return to democracy for Thailand?
Rising against all odds, Singapore is pushing hard to becoming a research-intensive, innovative and entrepreneurial economy.
President Rodrigo Duterte has emerged as an unlikely supporter of same-sex marriage. However, his motives are purely political.
Vietnam has been a most potential market for retail expansion. Will local companies be equal rivals of foreign retailers?
Myanmar issues a new Myanmar Companies Act to attract foreign investment. The local companies are expected to take their businesses to a level.
Prayut wants to bring Thailand’s politics chaos to an end. But will he succeed?
The Indonesian Constitutional Court rejected a petition to make gay sex illegal. But the gay community remains an easy target for Indonesian politicians.
It has now been a trend for start-ups to carry out payment service.