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Homegrown tea producer Boh Plantations believes that the numerous risks threatening Malaysia's economy will not affect demand for its products.
Caroline Russell, third-generation CEO of Boh Plantations, shares how Malaysia's largest tea producer first settled in misty Cameron Highlands and is now advancing into global markets.
Bunkering firm Fratelli Cosulich believes that global oil markets are poised for a rise, after a persistent slump halved prices from a year ago.
Joining the family business wasn't about taking the easy option, says Timothy Cosulich, the sixth-generation CEO of family-owned Fratelli Cosulich.
Fubon Financial overcame tense cross-straits relations to become the first Taiwanese financial institution to establish a presence in China.
Daniel Tsai, chairman of Fubon Financial Holdings, tells CNBC that he did not have "too big an ambition" when he first joined the family business.
Jebsen & Jessen (SEA) is willing to turn down profitable projects if they fall short of the company's green requirements.
Heinrich Jessen, chairman of Jebsen & Jessen (SEA), tells CNBC about his background as a tropical ecologist and how he made sustainability a priority for the century-old company.
The MahaNakhon in Bangkok's CBD represents this Thai builder's faith in his homeland's ability to withstand economic downwinds.
Sorapoj Techakraisri, CEO of PACE Development Corporation, tells CNBC the challenges of building Thailand's tallest skyscraper.
A slowdown in China is putting the freight industry through rough waters, but for IMC Pan Asia Alliance Group, there's a bright side to this downturn.
Chavalit Frederick Tsao, chairman of IMC Pan Asia Alliance Group, outlines his plans for the family business since taking over the helm 20 years ago.
While some businesses fear that a stronger dollar could limit profitability, Malaysia's glove maker Hartalega said it isn't too worried.
In this episode of "Managing Asia," Kuan Mun Leong, managing director of Hartalega Holdings, discusses how an emphasis on innovation has kept this glove maker ahead of competition.
Despite having a surname that is closely tied to Indonesia's oil and gas industry, Mike Wiluan has made a mark for himself in film-making.
In this week's episode of Managing Asia, CNBC's Christine Tan speaks with Mike Wiluan, CEO of Infinite Studios, who sees great potential in developing a film-making industry in Southeast Asia.
The age of smartwatches has largely been seen as a time bomb for traditional watchmakers, but for Philip Stein, it's a blessing.
Will Stein, co-founder and president of Philip Stein, says potential health benefits help to distinguish his watches in the crowded affordable luxury sector.
CNBC's Christine Tan speaks to Lee Zhang, founder of online healthcare platform iKang, about the potential of offering preventive healthcare services in the mainland.
Singapore must start planning for a population that could possibly hit 10 million, the man often credited as the architect of modern Singapore said.
Friday, 5 February 2016
Anchor Christine Tan
No guts, no glory. Two brave startup entrepreneurs take on giants in the competitive Internet space. Former model-turned-entrepreneur Stephanie Chai shares her journey learning the art of the pivot with luxury travel booking website The Luxe Nomad; and seasoned entrepreneur Darius Cheung of 99.co tells Christine Tan how he managed to attract investors like Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin.
"Managing Asia" is the Asia Pacific region's ground-breaking interview program featuring CEOs, entrepreneurs and other business leaders. Hosted by award-winning anchor Christine Tan, the show looks at what makes the region's corporate titans and top entrepreneurs tick.
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