Japanese firms are finding it difficult to secure sufficient workers, hit by a labor shortage that is pushing up hiring costs and eating into profits.
China aims to double domestic spending on tourism by 2020 by offering financial and other support, as it seeks to spur economic growth.
It's a concept that's catching on globally. Sharing economy has rejuvenated sectors from transportation to hospitality and is making its way to Asia.
Hong Kong ranks among the world's most expensive property markets. A series of policy decisions shows why it was headed down this path from the start.
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