Message from the Executive Director
An e-publication in support of Asia's renaissance in the 21st century
Trade Surveillance and Anti Money Laundering Conference, 16-18 June, Singapore
marcus evans is organizing the 'Trade Surveillance and Anti Money Laundering Conference’ on 16-18 June in Grand Corpthone, Singapore. Register below.
Beijing's gentle approach to real estate bubble
G. Bin Zhao argues that the Chinese government will adopt a quiet approach to deflating the dangerous real estate bubble, given the huge impact a crash could have on the economy.
Toronto is a biryani!
Toronto is a biryani, with spicy treats for everyone -- from architecture and history, and nature and adventure, through to art and festivals, food and shopping, and of course, Niagara Falls.
Manfred B. Steger on Globalization
Emanuele Schibotto, ACI Director for Development, recently interviewed Manfred B. Steger on globalization. Here are the highlights:
Corruption's many colors
Corruption, the abuse of entrusted power for private gain, has many colors, and most regrettably touches all of our countries, including Japan and the United States.
Asia's global giants like China, India and Japan, are missing out on many of the potential benefits of globalization, according to research by Germany's Bertelsmann Foundation.
Malaysia Summit on Growth, Innovation and Leadership, 15 April 2014
Frost & Sullivan will host the Malaysian Growth, Innovation and Leadership annual Global Congress on 15 April 2014. Registration details below.
Abenomics' false promise
Abenomics took Japan and the rest of the world by storm. But today Abenomics seems more like a mirage than a miracle cure.
Malaysia -- Impact of Degression Rate in Solar PV market
Frost & Sullivan has shared with us this intellitgence on the impact of degression rate in the Malaysia solar PV market.
Japanese companies decamp to Hong Kong
A growing number of Japanese companies have been decamping to Hong Kong, East Asia's global city, according to InvestHK, Hong Kong's investment promotion agency.
Pension liabilities of India's government financial institutions
Mukul Asher and Yutika Vora offer their analysis for mitigating the fiscal risk of the pension liabilities of India's government financial institutions.
FDI weakens further in 2013
In 2013 global FDI fell by 6% to $1.3 trillion, the second consecutive annual decline, following the 2010-2011 rebound, according to OECD estimates.
Indian Mujahideen as a terror model
Shanthie Mariet D'Souza and Bibhu Prasad Routray share their thoughts on the Indian Mujahideen as a terror model.
How to keep the taps running
Although Singapore is in a better position than many other drought-hit countries, it is time to come up with a drought response plan, argue Cecilia Tortajada and Asit K. Biswas.
Leo Lacey -- a tribute
Leo Lacey, who recently passed away, saw the prospects of the Asian Century, long before the expression was ever coined.
Hong Kong steps onto slippery regulatory slope
Hong Kong's Liu Kin-ming argues that the haven of economic freedom is now stepping onto the slippery regulatory slope.
Berlin-Beijing booming economic relations
The booming economic relations between Germany and China are the result of an emerging special relationship that has implications way beyond trade, argues Emanuele Schibotto.
Frost & Sullivan 2014 Indonesia Congress, March 26
Frost & Sullivan will host the Growth, Innovation & Leadership Indonesia Congress on March 26, 2014 at the Hotel Mulia, Senayan - Jakarta.
Green Buildings in India
With the growing population of cities, the need for healthier environment in residences and workplaces will take on greater importance, according to Frost & Sullivan.
Indian migration to Australia: puzzles & potentials
Indian migration to Australia has a deep history, and is now flourishing. Looking ahead, the potential benefits to Australia are enormous.
marcus evans events
6th Annual Trade Surveillance and Anti Money Laundering conference.
16-18 June 2014, Singapore
Frost & Sullivan Events
GIL 2014: MALAYSIA
The Global Community of Growth, Innovation and Leadership
April 15, 2014
Australia & Asia's noodle bowl of trade negotiations
PECC's 2012-2013 State of Region report contains an excellent guide to this noodle bowl, notably TPP and RCEP.
Australia's Asian Century Strategy receives plaudits
At the Canada-Asia 2013 Conference in Vancouver, BC on June 3-5, 2013.
Australia faces weaker Asian economy
See 2013 PECC State of the Region report.
Japanese women and work
China's credit squeeze
Chinese business not convinced on XI
China's potentially destabilizing anti-corruption drive
China's urbanization troubles
China's nuisance value in plane search
China's housing market headache
"Cool Japan": an enterprising new model
Japan rebalances Asian investment away from China
FDI Intelligence -- a Financial Times magazine
20 March 2014
Indian migration to Australia: puzzles and potentials
The Indian Sun
15 April 2014
Australia's fourth wave of engagement with Asia
Tim Harcourt, the "Airport Economist", puts Australia's next wave...
Canada -- wake up to Asia!
Canada needs to break out of its comfort zone and fully embrace the opportunities...
Thoughts of the Dalai Lama
Before I left Japan, I had the honor of seeing His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama. He...
KIM Dae-jung, a tribute
This is a tribute that I wrote on Korea’s Nobel-prize winning former President, Kim...
Is Australia ready for the Asian Century?
Not really, is the clear message from a series of articles published...
The power of Asian Americans
Could the increasing migration of highly skilled Asians launch an Asian-driven...
Asian Art in Toronto
The East Gallery's upcoming exhibition in Toronto on "Light from the East: Representations...
Culture Wise China
China is different, very different. So if you wish to negotiate an international agreement,...
Canada's catchup game in Asia
As Asia has emerged as a global economic and political power these past two...
India is a land of many paradoxes. It is a country of remarkable high technology, world class...
Japan's whaling obsession
"Japan's whaling vessels are not welcome", said Australia's Environment Minister Tony...
Third World Centre for
The East Gallery
The Airport Economist
Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum
Frost and Sullivan
China Economy policy
Media India Group
Copyright Asian Century Institute 2012 - All rights reserved