India vs. China: Which Will Grow Faster?

India vs. China: Which Will Grow Faster?

Last updated December 30th, 2018. India and China, the two most populous nations on the planet, are very similar in some ways. They’re both emerging markets with high growth rates usually exceeding 6%. Up until the late 1800s, India and China were also the...
Can AEC 2015 Manage its Problems?

Can AEC 2015 Manage its Problems?

Last updated May 14th, 2019.   The ASEAN Economic Community (AEC 2015) arrived recently. Yet the difficulties of creating a single market of over 600 million people makes investors concerned about the economic bloc and its future. Here’s a quick overview if...
Phone Makers Rush to Open Indonesia Factories

Phone Makers Rush to Open Indonesia Factories

Last updated June 15th, 2019. Indonesia is one of the world’s largest phone makers. And they’re quickly becoming one of the biggest consumers of phones too. eMarketer says the country will have over 100 million active monthly smartphone users before 2021,...
How Foreign Businesses Expand into Myanmar

How Foreign Businesses Expand into Myanmar

Last updated August 25th, 2018.   Businesses are practically tripping over themselves to expand into Myanmar as the nation opens up to foreign investors. Economists predict Myanmar’s foreign direct investment will increase by 70%, jumping by US$7 billion...
3 Best Chinese Stocks for a Slower Economy

3 Best Chinese Stocks for a Slower Economy

Last updated November 14th, 2018.   Chinese stocks were among the world’s best performing in back in 2014, rising by over 43%. This astonishing performance was second only to Argentina. 2014 was also the year China’s economy surpassed United States’,...