Asia growth pessimists expect to score a hat trick against the optimists in 2014 and beyond. Find out why we disagree.
For generations, wealthy Asians built their capital by focusing on their own businesses but this could all change in the coming years. Find out why we may see a gradual shift in the mindset of Asia’s affluent towards a more long-term investment approach. More
In emerging markets, most people still pay or get paid in cash. Find out how mobile wallets are changing all that, providing a fast, cheap and safe alternative, and helping to transform lives. More
Euphoria abounds around Africa nowadays, and rightly so. Seven of the world’s ten fastest-growing countries are there. Find out why, amidst all the positive news, there is a risk of overlooking the bad. More
The financial crisis in 2008 humbled many of us. We lamented the loss of jobs, homes, and savings, yet we neglected to realise that a segment of our population was being disproportionately distressed – adolescent girls. More
As wealth shifts towards emerging markets, a new generation of philanthropists are entering the world stage. Find out how they are giving back, not just by handing a cheque to charity, but by playing an active role in shaping the future of their communities. More
The mood was cautious as more than 400 business leaders from G20 countries met this week at the Business 20 (B20) summit in Sydney to discuss what the private sector can do to support the global economic recovery. More