Message from the Executive Director
An e-publication in support of Asia's renaissance in the 21st century
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.
India's vocational education and training challenge
India, and countries like China and Vietnam, face enormous vocational education and training (VET) challenges. What are the issues and possible solutions?
India in Post 2014 Afghanistan: Challenges and Opportunities
Shanthie Mariet D'Souza has shared with us her views on the challenges and opportunities for India in Post 2014 Afghanistan.
Asia's powerful business-women
Although only one Asian woman, Pepsi's Indra Nooyi (from India), makes it into Fortune's top 10 most powerful business-women, there are another 7 Asian business-women in the top 50.
The Third World’s Drinking Problem
Asit K. Biswas and Peter Brabeck‐Letmathe share their thoughts on the third world’s drinking problem.
India -- the education drop-out
India withdrew from PISA, the world's "Gold Standard" for education evaluation, for 2012 and 2015, following a dismal result in 2009. But this is no way to improve an education system!
Arun Maira, from India's Planning Commission, made a strong case for India optimism at a recent Bertelsmann Stiftung/Infosys conference in Bangalore.
India's governance -- worse than China's?
India may be the world's most populous democracy. But the quality of its governance is very poor, and much worse than China's on many scores.
Infrastructure of Water Security in India
India will face an unprecedented water crisis around 2030, if it continues with present policies, argue Asit K Biswas and Cecilia Tortajada.
Delhi's water supply: Going, going, gone?
Providing clean water to Delhi is no rocket science. What is missing is some political will and competent leadership, argue Asit K Biswas and Cecilia Tortajada.
Despite some undeniable challenges, US and Japanese relations are actually quite strong, argues Australia's Bree Wellington, who recently studied at Tokyo's Sophia University.
Revolutionary Iran at 35: A New Political Synthesis
Richard Javad Heydarian has shared with us "A New Political Synthesis" on Revolutionary Iran at 35.
India's growth drivers and Mr Modi’s economic reasoning
Mukul Asher has shared with us his thoughts on India's growth drivers and the economic reasoning of Mr Modi, India's likely next Prime Minister.
America & India -- brothers in arms
America should manage its relationship with India with greater humility, modesty and respect. The world's two largest democracies should be "brothers in arms".
Middle class life in India
Ashok, a Delhi-based taxi driver, would be classified as middle class by the statisticians at the Asian Development Bank. But middle class in India means something different from in the West.
Is Japan Drifting Toward Isolation?
Is Japan Drifting Toward Isolation? asks Sven Saaler from Tokyo's Sophia University.
Beijing or New Delhi: who has the worst air pollution?
Around 40% of residents in India’s capital city suffer health problems from air pollution, yet in contrast to China, the political response is muted, argues Joydeep Gupta from The Third Pole.
German President's long journey to India
The German President's recent visit to the chaotic democracy of India is the culmination of a long journey from his birth in the highly organized, former communist state of East Germany.
Frost & Sullivan Events
GIL 2014: INDONESIA
The Global Community of Growth, Innovation and Leadership
March 26, 2014
Leopard runs wild in India
Manufacturing moves from China to India
Eight economic trends for 2014
Filipino business-process outsourcing booms in 2013
US Banks Hire Chinese communist princelings
Some TPP insights.
What happened in North Korea?
Asia 2013 in images
Asian Century 'hype'
Global Economic Intersection
February 16, 2014
A day with the President of Germany and the Legend of India
Indo-German Training Center
7th February 2014
Asia in 2014
Global Economic Intersection
January 11, 2014
Asia in 2014
In the year 2014, too many Asian countries will experience regional tensions, domestic political...
Kishore Mahbubani's warning to the West
It's high time for the West to get off its moral pedestal and talk with...
Chinese art at Toronto's Shangri-La Hotel
Toronto's Shangri-La Hotel has the best collection of Chinese art in...
Chiang Mai Initiative: an Asian IMF?
Asian countries have deployed great efforts to establish regional financial...
America's Chinese Dream
The US economy is wobbling slowly forward. Europe is just plain wobbling. And China...
Abenomics must bring seismic change to Japan
The cherry blossoms appeared ten days early this year. And...
Asian migration to the West
The US, Canada, UK and Australia are blessed with a wave of skilled migrants from...
From Outsourcing to Insourcing
As some US companies start insourcing or onshoring production back home, could...
Japan's comparative advantage
When you hear of the travails of companies like Sharp, Sony and Panasonic, it's...
Asia's Innovation Cities
As Asia's economies climb the development ladder, strategies must shift from absorbing...
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