As India's home delivery model thrives everything from banking to medical services is being offered in consumers' homes.
South Korea's Kim Ki-hoon estimates he made about $14 million last year from his online language lessons and educational publishing company.
Promising startup hubs are springing up in Asia and it's only a matter of time before the local tech scene comes of age, one entrepreneur tells CNBC.
For 89-year-old Raj Kalaan, her caregiver's bi-weekly visits are cherished. A young lady companion spends three hours per week with her.
The founder of major Indonesian conglomerate Lippo Group tells CNBC he is eyeing the U.S. property market for the firm's next investment.
A celebration of failure: The phrase means not being afraid to fail and may be just what Asia needs to cultivate an entrepreneurial spirit.
The wealth of Asia's 10 richest businessmen jumped 52 percent in the past year to $169.9 billion, according to Wealth-X. Here's the full list of the wealthiest self-made billionaires in the region.
More members of the Chinese elite are eschewing flashy logos and big brands for more personal designs and subtly exquisite craft.
The corporate suite isn't a typical entrepreneurial breeding ground, but some executives find reasons to strike out on their own after climbing the ladder.
When Singaporean sisters Hani and Aisah Dalduri decided to scale up their business Fictive Fingers, they opted to seek out strangers instead.
Start-ups often find it tough to protect their ideas, especially when faced with so-called "clone factories." But most are unfazed.
A number of trailing spouses in Singapore are turning their hands to business, eschewing a common image of expat wives having coffee.
From his perch on the 57th floor of Ho Chi Minh City's tallest and most stylish office tower, Henry Nguyen is at the top of his game.
Running a business in Southeast Asia has thrown Maximilian Bittner, founder and CEO of e-commerce site Lazada, several curve balls over the past year.
India's online retailers have seen renewed interest with big names like Flipkart and Myntra attracting hundreds of millions of dollars in funding.
Indian businesses don't want to lose out on the opportunities provided by the burgeoning trade between China and India, and the first step is to start learning Mandarin.
Some of Asia's most successful entrepreneurs confess to their most common mistakes.
Is it possible that Asia will be the first region to build a truly mobile business environment? I would be surprised if this doesn't happen, says this expert.
The Chinese city of Guangzhou is home to an expanding community of entrepreneurs from economic rival, India, who have migrated there to share the fruits of China's stupendous growth.
Ho Kwon Ping, Executive Chairman and Claire Chiang, Senior VP at Banyan Tree Holdings, discusses how they expanded from one resort in Phuket into 40 branches.
Businesses offering help to start-ups are mushrooming in China as a growing number of ambitious young Chinese jump on the entrepreneurship bandwagon.
Venture capitalists could start to fund early stage businesses through crowdsourcing rather than relying on institutional investors.
Asia's food and beverage scene is undergoing a shakeup as a new breed of investors look to establish a fast-casual sector in the region.
Financial advisors stress that now is the time for investors to get serious about year-end financial planning checkup.
The Edge explores the limitless potential of innovation.
A fixed-income strategy is key for investors who are retired or are approaching retirement. This special report details the range of tools and strategies used to manage a fixed income portfolio.