Economic Outlook 2017: Indonesia

Given Indonesia’s 2016 performance, in which fiscal reform, accommodative monetary policy and key market factors combined to produce gross domestic product growth of 5.1 percent, the question for 2017 is, "Can ... Read More...

Economic Outlook 2017: India

India will be hoping for stability in 2017 after it was put through the wringer last year, with a number of natural disasters, including widespread floods and earthquakes. In addition, the country suffered a bl... Read More...

Economic Outlook 2017: Australia

The year 2016 was one of red flags for the Australian economy. The mining industry boom is long past and Australia has been struggling to rebalance and attract investment into new industries. After 25 years of growth, the so-called Lucky Country recorded a ... Read More...

India Joins China to Compete for Myanmar Energy

In the Great Game between China and India for Myanmar’s energy sector, Indian companies have been making successful inroads, with state-owned companies such as OVL and GAIL having invested almost US$1.33 billion in the China-Myanmar gas pipeline project, whi... Read More...

Hong Kong Tourism Industry Under Siege

As late as a few months ago, Hong Kong’s residents were up in arms over the influx of mainland tourists, who were called “locusts” for their tendency to crowd out the locals to denude stores of vast amounts o... Read More...