Why I’m Bullish on Singapore Real Estate

Why I’m Bullish on Singapore Real Estate

The Singapore real estate market is among the world’s most expensive. Home prices in the city-state rank second highest in Asia, just behind Hong Kong. You’d have to pay in the range of US$2 million just to buy a small, two-bedroom apartment in a central area. Most...
Will the Korean Economy Outgrow Japan’s?

Will the Korean Economy Outgrow Japan’s?

It’s easy to think that South Korea doesn’t stand a chance of ever surpassing Japan. After all, the Korean economy is now barely over 1/4th its size. That’s despite strong growth over the past few decades. Japan was Asia’s most important regional power for centuries –...
Investing in Macau: An Overlooked Market in Asia

Investing in Macau: An Overlooked Market in Asia

Macau often lives in the shadow of nearby Hong Kong. However, the former Portuguese colony has some strong points which even its larger neighbor can’t claim. You might be familiar with Macau because of its casinos. The city surpassed Las Vegas back in 2007 to become...
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....