PK Basu, MD & Head of Asia Research & Economics, Maybank Kim Eng and Ed Rogers, CEO & CIO, Rogers Investment Advisors discuss whether Abe-san can efficiently weaken the yen and fight deflation.» Read More
What is the secret of a cartoon character that has been around for half a century? Old Master Q turns 50 this year and continues to be a popular read among many. We meet the son of the creator and the current artist behind the famous series, Caricaturist, Joseph Wong.
David Stewart, Vice President of ICF and Shashank Nigam, Founder and CEO of SimpliFlying discuss the progress of the top players, Boeing and Airbus, at the recent Farnborough Airshow and whether smaller players will get a chance to taste a slice of the $100 billion dollar aviation market.
The financial centres of New York and Hong Kong as well as China's growing wealth are just some of themes covered in Hong Kong's first independant movie, Supercapitalist. Producer, Writer and lead actor Derek Ting discusses how the movie came about and the challenges he faced in putting it together.
Philip Parker, Founder, Managing Director and CIO at Parker Asset Management and Justin O'Brien, Director, Centre of Law, Markets and Regulation at The University of New South Wales debate on the impact of the Libor scandal on the banking industry and whether there will be another form of rate that will be used instead.
Ben Cowling, Assistant Professor, School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong says that the fight against flu is far from over as a numbers of risks remain.
Kong Wah Lau, Vice-chairman, Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong says that the top priority of the newly elected Chief Executive C.Y. Leung is to address the affordability of public housing.
Hank Terrebrood, Co-Founder of TNT Recycling, says that the process of reusing cooking oil has been around for over 50 years now. He explains how boats can be powered with this recycled oil, leaving a low carbon footprint.
Former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra remains a divisive figure in the Kingdom, 6 years after being deposed. Parvin Chachawanpongpan, Associate Professor at the Centre for Southeast Asian Studies at Kyoto University says Thaksin is still manipulating the ruling government but Prime Minister Yingluck has stepped up and showed her leadership.
Amid the flak Facebook has gotten recently regarding its execution of online ads, Stuart Bailey, General Manager, Diversified Events says online retailing is here to stay, and postulates that the social networking site may not be the best medium for it right now.
Eugene Tan, Assistant Professor of Law at Singapore Management University says the recent casino curbs in Singapore are for the government to ensure that there isn't a political backlash from the controversial decision to have the casinos in the first place.
Aquascutum is the latest British company to find new foreign owners. William Fu, Managing Director, YGM Trading talks about what having a new owner means for the brand, and the changes in production trends worldwide.
Amid the pomp and pageantry of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations in the U.K., Christopher Hammerbeck, Executive Director, British Chamber of Commerce and David Morris, National Director of the Australian Republican Movement go head to head over the role of the monarchy and Australia's alliegance to the Queen.
Kevin Hewison, Visiting Professor at the Singapore Management University and Andrew Rickards, CEO, Yoma Strategic Holdings discuss Myanmar's prospects and challenges as the country opens its doors economically and politically.
Martin Jacques, Author, "When China Rules the World" says China's potential power is underestimated. He further explains why China will replace the US as the world's dominant power.
Jitendra Sriram, Head of Research, India, HSBC Global Research, Chetan Ahya, Asia Pacific and India Economist at Morgan Stanley panel up to discuss if India's weakening growth is a cause for concern.
Interior designer Kelly Hoppen gives us a preview of the Great Britain campaign that celebrates all things British, ahead of this year's London Olympics and the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.
Warren Gilman, Chairman & CEO, CEF HOLDINGS and Chris Kimber, Managing Director, Wealth Management, Fat Prophets panel up to discuss commodities amid market talk that they have hit the end of their bull run.
Chen Gang, Research Fellow, East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore sees a 50% chance of a small-scale maritime war emerging from the China-Philippines row over the Scarborough Shoal.
Most people wouldn't think of living in a house where tragedy has struck before, but Kenny Wong, Marketing Manager, Squarefoot.com.hk sees value to be made out of these so-called "haunted houses".
Philippe Espinasse, Author of "IPO: A Global Guide" thinks the fact that Facebook has users that are split evenly across jurisdictions makes it a unique and distinctly global company in the tech sector.