Taiwan Property: Asia’s Most Overpriced?

Taiwan Property: Asia’s Most Overpriced?

You may or may not have ever considered buying property in Taiwan. Either way, it can hopefully serve as an example of a country where you shouldn’t purchase real estate. We already wrote about the most expensive places in Asia for buying property, along with...
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 –...
5 Fastest Growing Countries in Asia

5 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...
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....
How Rich Chinese are Preserving Their Wealth

How Rich Chinese are Preserving Their Wealth

Rich Chinese understand why you should diversify your portfolio better than anyone. Most of our readers know that Asia’s largest economy saw rapid development over the past few decades. This is mostly because of entrepreneurial spirit, privatization of...