Bright Spots Offer Hope for Indonesian Economy
Three sectors are leading the way after the fall of the nickel market.
Online Gaming Still Growing in Southeast Asia
The game’s afoot–and online–as MMORPGs expand reach.
China E-Commerce Company Alibaba Finds No Business Like Show Business
New fund allows customers to invest in entertainment products and have input into casting choices.
Is China Heading for a Real Estate Bubble Burst?
China is cracking down on shadow banking and lending to protect its economy, but could a real estate bubble bust all its efforts?
Emerging Markets Predicted to Have Better Year, Though Macro Concerns Loom
Many emerging-market countries are managing reasonable debt-to-GDP ratios, and their overall growth rates are still favorable, says Vlad Milev of Payden & Rygel.
China’s Q3 GDP Surprise Leaves Investors Bullish
Most agree that the higher-than-forecasted 7.8% GDP for the third quarter is an aberration, but some investors are still bullish on the world’s second-largest economy.
Eye on Renewables: Hot Markets to Watch
With widespread interest in an energy switchover, investors should be aware of some of the latest trends...
China’s Economy Shows Signs of Stabilization, Still Offers Opportunities
The slowdown in China’s formerly roaring economy has alarmed many who worry that a drop in its massive consumption and production will take the rest of the world down with it.
China Fights EU Dumping Tariff; Plans to Boost Solar Sales Abroad
Despite a recently imposed EU tariff on Chinese solar panels and the bankruptcy of a major producer, solar still looms large in China’s energy plans, both domestically and abroad.
Casino Boom Fuels Asian Investments
The Asian casino boom is running hot and likely to continue, despite a few hiccups, although investors should be warned: the chips may move from player to player.