Five Fastest Growing Countries in Asia

Five Fastest Growing Countries in Asia

You probably already know that Asia is growing quickly. It’s the fastest growing region on the planet with countless opportunities spanning 48 different nations. Some have better opportunities for investors than others though. There’s even a few places which are now...
Too Little, Too Late for Japanese Economy

Too Little, Too Late for Japanese Economy

Japan boomed during the late 20th century. Some analysts from back then thought the Japanese economy would surpass the United States to become the world’s largest. As we all know, that didn’t happen. Tepid growth followed the nation’s financial collapse in 1991....
Want to Invest in Laos? This is Why You Shouldn’t

Want to Invest in Laos? This is Why You Shouldn’t

Laos is one of the fastest growing nations in Asia. Strong exports and a burgeoning service sector helped its economy surge by 6.8% in 2016. The Asian Development Bank predicts even faster GDP growth of more than 7% going forward. Meanwhile, foreign investment in Laos...
Why India Will be the World’s Largest Economy

Why India Will be the World’s Largest Economy

We’ve all heard about China’s rapid growth over the past few decades. It passed Japan to become the world’s second biggest economy back in 2010. Most economists say that it will continue this trend, replacing the United States to be the largest by 2030. However, some...
These 3 Currencies in Asia Will Make a Comeback

These 3 Currencies in Asia Will Make a Comeback

Practically every currency in the world has depreciated against the US Dollar since 2016. Some rare exceptions, such as the Swiss Franc, have outperformed the greenback. Yet few can boast a stronger performance than the USD as of late. Currencies in Asia have had a...
China is Overrated: Investing in ASEAN is Better

China is Overrated: Investing in ASEAN is Better

China went through a massive transformation after it began opening up in the late-1970s. It’s gone from being one of the poorest countries in Asia to the world’s second biggest economy and most important manufacturer. There was a time, not too long ago, when the...
Things to Know When Hiring Contractors in Asia

Things to Know When Hiring Contractors in Asia

More investors are choosing to buy real estate in Asia. Population growth and urbanization rates are generally far higher in Asian cities than in the west. As a result, centrally located properties will see strong appreciation over the long term. But the best...
Three Countries Which Have Been Recession Proof

Three Countries Which Have Been Recession Proof

I should start this article off by clarifying there’s no such thing as a truly recession proof country. This should be obvious. Every investment has its risks. Anywhere can plunge into a recession with little notice. With that said, a few places have managed to avoid...
Best Currency in Asia: It’s Not What You Think

Best Currency in Asia: It’s Not What You Think

Currencies around the world have depreciated against the U.S. Dollar for the past few years. It hasn’t been limited to just several countries or regions either. The Pound, Euro, Yen, Yuan, and almost everything else are now significantly lower compared to the...