Best Countries to Invest in Asia for 2020

Best Countries to Invest in Asia for 2020

We’re finally beginning a new decade! At the same time, we’re also continuing the longest bull market in modern history. The global economy hasn’t had a recession since the previous crisis in 2008. For a comparison, the world’s second longest bull market happened in...
Massive Debt in Thailand Burdens its Economy

Massive Debt in Thailand Burdens its Economy

Rising consumer debt in Thailand is still a major source of risk for the Southeast Asian market, even with GDP growth at its lowest level in nearly a decade. Thai household debt accelerated rapidly between 2010 and 2013, largely because of tax breaks on car and...
Why China Manufacturing is Uncompetitive

Why China Manufacturing is Uncompetitive

China usually comes to mind first when Asia’s economic growth is mentioned – and for a good reason. It’s both the world’s largest exporter and manufacturer by a wide margin. With that said, several factors point to a lack of competitiveness in Chinese...
Why Tech Startups in Vietnam Are Booming

Why Tech Startups in Vietnam Are Booming

Startups in Vietnam have access to all the conditions required to hatch multi-million dollar tech firms. Having attracted a rising large amount of foreign investment from global players, Vietnam and its startup scene deserves far more attention from investors than it...
Why Hong Kong Real Estate Prices Will Fall

Why Hong Kong Real Estate Prices Will Fall

Ranking as the world’s most expensive real estate market for over a decade, Hong Kong and its future doesn’t look bright. Property prices in Hong Kong are already facing downward pressure. For the first time in many years, home values registered a decline...