Asia Pacific

Growth Strategy

This is the Secret Weapon of Founders in Asia Pacific

Their upbringing is a decided advantage over international competitors that enables them to create more value for customers if leveraged correctly
open banking

This Asian Country Continues to be on the Top in Open Banking Readiness

Singapore beats Hong Kong in the race of open banking system
Expansion

Why Bubble Tea is the Next Big Thing in Asia and Beyond

The demand for the beverage is increasing across the region
Challenges

Challenges Foreign Companies Face When Setting Up Business in the World's Fastest Growing Economy

Citizens and foreigners both wait for months, at times extending to years, to collect the 100+ approvals needed to start up their business
Unciorns

Say Ni Hao to China's Biggest Ever Unicorns

China is home to 164 unicorns, of which at least 10 are super unicorns, says the 2017 China Unicorn Enterprise Development Report
co-working spaces

World's Fastest Growing Market of Flexible Office Spaces is Here

Asia Pacific region is outpacing rest of the world by 150 per cent in three years
Franchising Strategy

How to Choose the Right Franchise Brand?

Malaysia's BFood CEO and Starbucks MD offers his successful strategy
Mental Health

These Startups Are Setting a Precedent in Catering to Mental Health Issues

On the World Mental Health Day, we present you a list of startups that have taken mental health into consideration and are working vigorously on it
Lifestyle

Here's How These Five Startup Founders Strike Work-life Balance

What people need to know to run a company and manage their personal life
Trends

APAC Employees Want Recognition, Not Rewards

They want individual skills and talents to be recognized, says study
Social Media

Most APAC Businesses Believe Social Media is Vital to Stay Competitive

Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram are the most used social networks, finds Hootsuite study
E-commerce

Will Amazon's Entry into Indonesia Change the E-commerce Landscape?

The company's focus is currently on the Southeast Asia market to enhance the brand's presence in the Asia Pacific region
sustainable business

Why and How Should Entrepreneurs Make Businesses Sustainable

'As private players, we often focus on creating little pockets of excellence that could be taken by the next generation'
Cloud Computing

It's Google v/s Alibaba in the Cloud Computing Gameplay in the Asia Pacific

While the Chinese tech giant Alibaba will be launching its data centers in Singapore and Japan, Google already counts the likes of AirAsia, Go-Jek, Mahindra and Mizuho Bank as clients
ride-hailing

Indonesia's Go-Jek Goes Live in Hanoi Amid Expansion Drive

Go-Viet has begun its expansion to Southeast Asia with the current presence in two major cities of Vietnam