Singapore’s housing dilemma: What are the broader implications?

September 12th, 2018 by

In the past year and a half, the issue of the 99-year leases on Housing & Development Board (HDB) flats has triggered off much debate. Now might be a good time to step back and

Why Women-Owned Businesses in Indonesia Stay Small

September 5th, 2018 by

Lin Che Wei, CFA – Principal Investigator with research support from Mardhianda W Padma and Briliana Wardhani Published by Centennial Asia Advisors and Independent Research & Advisory Indonesia From complex regulations to inflexible loans, the

Maintaining Momentum

September 3rd, 2018 by

From shifting demographics to climate change, Southeast Asia confronts a host of challenges Southeast Asia scarcely disappoints with its capacity to produce uplifting surprises. Malaysia’s voters recently proved the pundits wrong and elected a reformist

Get Ready For A Bumpy Ride

August 29th, 2018 by

In the past year, the global environment for Asian economies has grown ever more uncertain. The outlook for critically important drivers of Asia’s well-being – demand for its exports, prices of oil and other key

Asia faces shifting foreign investment trends

May 9th, 2018 by

The cyclical uplift in the global economy is set to continue, generating ever growing trade flows which will boost Asian economies. That’s good news for economic growth in the near term. But, what matters for