The Dawn of the Asian Century?

Asia’s economy is set to surpass that of the rest of the world combined in 2020, with regional integration and the role of China key to what is being dubbed the start of the Asian Century

IFAD President Gilbert Houngbo on India’s agrarian development

Former Prime Minister of the Republic of Togo and the President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development Gilbert Houngbo unveils the importance of agrarian development in India

Expert Eye: The next decade, from fitness to wellness

Rey Bolivar, CEO of Anytime Fitness Asia, discusses 2020 and beyond in the growing regional fitness industry, and what it will take to win the hearts, minds – and bodies – of consumers

ZTE: Grabbing a Network Slice

ZTE’s Jiashun Tu explains how network slicing is enabling the wealth of 5G to be shared further and wider than ever before

Countdown to 6th Mining Investment Asia in Singapore

China National Coal Association to deliver keynote address at 6th Mining Investment Asia in Singapore for first time

How Alibaba’s Singles’ Day profits from technology

Alibaba’s Singles Day raked in $38.4 billion in sales, thanks to sophisticated tech including its cloud infrastructure, AI and live streaming

Event preview: 9th Supply Chain Finance Summit

A preview of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Academy's Supply Chain Finance Summit in Singapore

Expert Eye: Telstra's advice for UK businesses looking to expand in Asia

Matt Williams, Head of EMEA at Telstra, discusses how UK businesses can capitalise upon the growing opportunities emerging in Asian markets by leveraging critical technologies and IT infrastructure

A look inside this year’s edition of IMARC

Anita Richards, Managing Director of IMARC, provides a lowdown on the 2019 edition of Australia’s premiere mining event

Travel Guides: Exploring the 7,000 islands of the Philippines

The 7,641 islands of the Philippines are a patchwork of different cultures, renowned for their smouldering volcanoes, white sand beaches and emerald rice terraces

Talking data: An interview with Dr Felix Guerzoni of Shell Lubricants Asia Pacific

Dr Felix Guerzoni of Shell Lubricants Asia Pacific discusses how leveraging the power of data can help the region to futureproof itself against rising demands for energy

Northern Mariana Islands: Abound with nature and WW2 history

A small group of islands sat thousands of miles away from its administrative home in the US, the Marianas offer a warm-weather escape with plenty of nature and history to explore

Q&A with Fujitsu: Inside Australia's largest supercomputer

Fujitsu Australia & New Zealand CEO Mike Foster discusses the company’s latest project to replace Australia’s fastest supercomputer in Canberra

American Samoa: An unspoiled Polynesian paradise

From pristine beaches and jagged mountains to stunning natural harbours and an intriguing WW2 history, American Samoa remains a relatively unexplored paradise

Mastercard: Dealing with the complexity of data protection

In an increasingly digital and joined up Asia, there are several steps that lawmakers and organisations should take to strike the right data privacy balance. Mastercard’s Derek Ho explains

Analysing Vietnam’s international integration and the associated opportunities

From technology to infrastructure and everywhere in between, there are an abundance of investment opportunities for international companies looking at Vietnam

Bali: 5,780 square kilometres of paradise

Featuring lush rice terraces, world-class hotels and culturally astounding ancient architecture, Bali is one of the world’s most iconic tourist destinations

Event preview: PTC ASIA 2019

This year’s show will feature 10 exhibit sectors under the themes of hydraulic pressure, pneumatics, sealing, gear, motor, drive coupling, chains, belts, spring and bearing

RWC 2019: Japan's $1.8 billion bonanza

Rugby union has well and truly arrived in Japan, the six-week showcase set to inject 216.6 billion yen ($1.8 billion) into the country’s economy