Foreign investment is flooding into Vietnam, but without an infrastructure overhaul, the benefits could slip from Vietnam’s grasp.
Wawasan 2020, also known as Vision 2020, set out the pathway for Malaysia to reach developed nation status. The clock is ticking.
Lazada has not made a profit since 2013. Could Alibaba’s recent investments of US$2 billion turn the platform’s fortunes round?
The Singapore Stock Exchange continues to shrink. Companies are being delisted, trading volume is down, liquidity is waning and it struggles to compete with regional alternatives.
Singaporean banks are clearing the way for cashless transactions. But Singaporeans may not be ready for them.
Banks are using slick marketing to try and attract new customers but the public remains unconvinced. Upholding transparency standards must be the norm, not a distant ideal.
The Philippines will launch a credit consumer database in 2018 in a bid to bolster retail lending.