Mixed martial arts is still relatively new to Asia but as demand for the sport booms, businesses are betting on a strong future.
Beijing's markets were once the pride of China where the state-supported manufacturing industry supplied the West with a steady stream of goods. Now they are in decline.
Indian entrepreneurs have set up a liberal arts college, Ashoka University, promising an Ivy League education at a fraction of the cost.
For many in Japan parenthood isn't appealing - a major problem for the world's third-largest economy as it strives to drag itself out of deflation.
CNBC's Martin Soong breaks down the results from weekly polls, part of our special coverage on the future of emerging Asia.
CNBC's Sri Jegarajah explores why the sheer size of China's market share will have a huge effect on the global energy industry.
Duvvuri Subbarao, Former RBI Governor from 2008 to 2013, highlights what the Indian government needs to do, even if it involves "difficult political decisions" that may affect them in the near term.