ASEAN Highway Opens: Connecting Asia’s Roads

ASEAN Highway Opens: Connecting Asia’s Roads

Last updated January 30th, 2019. The ASEAN highway connecting India, Myanmar, and Thailand has opened. It’s a move that will surely strengthen trade and political cooperation among the three countries, Asian Highway No. 1 (AH1) is the most crucial part of this...
Why Weak GDP Growth in Singapore Will Continue

Why Weak GDP Growth in Singapore Will Continue

Last updated August 8th, 2018.   Singapore’s growth is far weaker than economists hoped for with analysts blaming the nation’s sluggish manufacturing sector, along with an intensifying US-China trade war. Companies are nonetheless trying to counteract...
High Levels of Debt in Thailand Burden Economy

High Levels of Debt in Thailand Burden Economy

Update for September, 2018: The Federal Reserve already began hiking rates. Debt in Thailand has only increased since then. Time well tell whether both sides can maintain a careful balancing act. In the meantime, this post remains relevant and will be updated. Rising...
Are China Stocks in a Bubble? Probably

Are China Stocks in a Bubble? Probably

Last updated August 8th, 2018.   Not many would argue that China stocks were on fire. The Shanghai Stock Exchange Composite Index increased by 149% during 2015. Meanwhile, the Shenzhen Stock Exchange Composite Index rose 190% in the same time period....