March 27, 2016: The economic terrain of most of Asia and the Asia Pacific (APAC) is set to be impacted by specific shifts in the geopolitical landscape of the broader region, with three significant events of note predicted to happen this year that will impact Asia’s economic environment. The Diplomat noted seven significant events. With.. read more →

The new union faces some of the same challenges ripping the EU apart. A new report from the Singapore Economic Development Board is touting the potential of what it calls the “overlooked” 2015 implementation of Southeast Asia’s unified trade zone, the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC). The agreement, the report claims, primes the pump for rapid.. read more →

KUALA LUMPUR — The growth outlook of ASEAN economies is likely to diverge in 2016 and 2017, against the backdrop of subdued global demand, said Moody’s Investors Service. Moody’s Vice-President and Senior Research Analyst, Rahul Ghosh said the growth prospects of ASEAN’s major export-oriented economies, namely Singapore, Malaysia, and Thailand, would remain weaker than those.. read more →

emocrat Party of Thailand Deputy Leader Korn Chatikavanij discusses the direction of Thailand’s economy, its military government and investor sentiment on the country. He speaks to Bloomberg’s Angie Lau at the World Capital Markets Symposium in Kuala Lumpur. (Source: Bloomberg) http://www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/2015-09-03/why-thailand-s-economic-development-is-at-a-crossroad read more →

emocrat Party of Thailand Deputy Leader Korn Chatikavanij discusses the direction of Thailand’s economy, its military government and investor sentiment on the country. He speaks to Bloomberg’s Angie Lau at the World Capital Markets Symposium in Kuala Lumpur. (Source: Bloomberg) http://www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/2015-09-03/why-thailand-s-economic-development-is-at-a-crossroad read more →