BLOG: Vietnam’s Economic Resilience: Implications for Asia-Pacific

Vietnam, known for its stunning landscapes, rich culture, and delicious cuisine, has been making waves in the global economic landscape. As the world recovers from the shocks of the COVID-19 pandemic, Vietnam’s economy is poised for growth, with significant implications for the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region. Let’s delve into the recent forecasts, challenges, and opportunities that […]

BLOG: Singapore Rises to Fifth Place in Global Innovation Index 2023

Singapore, Singapore – In the ever-evolving landscape of innovation and business, staying ahead of the curve is paramount. For our clients and potential clients in Asia, we bring exciting news – Singapore has ascended to fifth place in the Global Innovation Index (GII) for 2023. This remarkable achievement cements Singapore’s position as a global innovation […]

BLOG: Malaysia’s Budget 2024: Economic Reshaping and Implications for APAC

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – Malaysia’s Budget 2024, or Belanjawan MADANI Kedua, was recently unveiled with much anticipation, signaling a substantial shift in the nation’s economic policies and aspirations. This budget comes at a pivotal time, where the world is grappling with unprecedented challenges, and Malaysia is determined to make a comeback as an economic champion […]

BLOG: Anticipating Legal Changes: Singapore Companies in 2024

As Singapore continues to evolve as a global business hub, the government regularly reviews and updates its legal landscape to foster a competitive and innovative business environment. In 2024, several legal changes are expected to impact Singapore companies across various sectors. These changes aim to promote sustainability, digital transformation, and fair business practices. Let’s take […]

BLOG: Hong Kong’s Grand Welcome: How Tourism Revived the APAC Economy

Hong Kong, SAR China – After enduring three years of pandemic-induced isolation, Hong Kong has embarked on an ambitious mission at the start of this year to welcome tourists from across the globe. This initiative, referred to as “the world’s biggest welcome ever,” entices visitors with complimentary air tickets and spending vouchers. Simultaneously, the city […]

BLOG: Learning from Lee Kuan Yew: A Centennial Celebration

On September 16, 2023, Singaporeans marked the 100th birthday of their founding father and first Prime Minister, Mr. Lee Kuan Yew. This remarkable occasion served as a moment of reflection on the legacy of a visionary leader who shaped the destiny of a nation. As Singapore pays tribute to Lee Kuan Yew, it is essential […]

BLOG: President Tharman Shanmugaratnam: Charting Singapore’s Future

On September 14, 2023, President Tharman Shanmugaratnam, the former Deputy Prime Minister and Senior Minister of Singapore, was sworn in as the country’s ninth president. This historic moment follows his resounding victory in the presidential election, where he garnered 70.4% of the votes.    President Tharman’s journey to the presidency and the “Tharman effect” that […]

BLOG: Thailand’s New Prime Minister’s Ambitious Economic Agenda: Implications for Thailand and the Region

Thailand’s new Prime Minister, Srettha Thavisin, has taken the helm of the country amid a challenging economic landscape exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. In his inaugural speech to Parliament on September 11, 2023, Prime Minister Srettha Thavisin outlined an ambitious agenda to address Thailand’s pressing economic woes, with far-reaching implications for the nation and the […]