Asia

New incentives to cement Thailand as EV production hub

Incentives will drive renewed interest from automakers.
8 months ago

New incentives to cement Thailand as EV production hub

Incentives will drive renewed interest from automakers.
8 months ago

Rail to become a major driver of Thai transportation sector growth

The government is seeking to transform Bangkok into a regional railway hub.
11 months ago

Carsome makes V-shaped recovery in June

It is said to have almost fully recovered its high transaction volume pre-lockdown.
1 year ago

APAC's HNW wealth up 7.9% in 2019

The region fell behind the average global HNWI growth rate despite robust market performance.
1 year ago

Eight in 10 SMEs in ASEAN rely on technology for cash flow woes

Technology is the top investment priority by most of the respondents.
1 year ago

Electric vehicle sales in Australia to surge in 2020

Long term Govt. incentive is required to retain this growth.
1 year ago

Malaysia's current account surplus may fall below 1% of GDP

The market’s imports and exports are expected to remain in the red.
1 year ago

Lack of domestic demand to result in current account surplus in Thailand

Goods exports and imports in April went down by 3.3% and 17%, respectively.
1 year ago

India's automotive industry to weather another poor year before recovery

Weak domestic and global demand may force factories to suspend operations.
1 year ago

China's construction sector to grow 1.8% this year

This is due to the uptick of investment activity in real estate and infrastructure.
1 year ago

Philippines' manufacturing PMI rose to 40.1 in May

Easing of measures helped businesses to restart operations.
1 year ago

Chinese property sales shrink 2.6% YoY in April

The property sector is starting to show more activity as sales recover.
1 year ago

Nearly half of APAC firms stray from due diligence checks

This comes as companies struggle to monitor third-party risks during the pandemic.
1 year ago

SEA VC funds accumulate $1.3b in additional assets

Singapore and Indonesia dominated the VC fundraising market.
1 year ago

Japan's GDP growth could contract 5.2%

Economy activity is expected to suffer despite restrictions being lifted in prefectures.
1 year ago

Thailand's GDP to maintain 4% contraction

This comes as exports, public consumption, and investment dragged on growth.
1 year ago

Philippine economy contracts 0.2% in Q1

The contraction was due to the Taal volcano eruption and lockdowns brought by the pandemic.
1 year ago